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April 21, 2018
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
April 21, 2018 - 9:06am
April 19, 2018
Lynn Johnson and Kari Roberts, owners of The Gathering Grounds/A Place in the Country, located at 134 1st Ave. S. in Perham, celebrated 20 years in business April 10. (Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
April 19, 2018 - 9:06am
April 17, 2018
Troy and Abby Pettit and their two children were waiting in Cabo San Lucas for an American Airlines flight Monday, April 16, 2018, after their Sun Country flight back to Minnesota was cancelled and the airline left them stuck in Mexico. Photo courtesy of the Pettit family
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
April 17, 2018 - 2:55pm
April 12, 2018
Homes sales around Perham last year broke records in volume and high prices. Those factors may make it difficult for first-time buyers to find a home in the area they can afford.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
April 12, 2018 - 8:15am
April 6, 2018
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
April 6, 2018 - 9:57am
April 1, 2018
Otter Tail Power customers likely to see savings through federal tax cuts. Tom Hintgen/Otter Tail County Correspondent.
Utility shareholders informed about federal tax cut benefits
April 1, 2018 - 8:56am
March 19, 2018
Amanda Houghtaling. Courtesy photo.
Houghtaling joins Perham Health
March 19, 2018 - 9:06am
March 15, 2018
This rendering from BHH Partners shows what the exterior of 125 Apparel in downtown Perham will look like upon completion. Submitted photo
Simple and modern
March 15, 2018 - 9:57am
March 11, 2018
Perham's 2018 Chamber Choice Award recipients announced
March 11, 2018 - 9:06am
March 10, 2018
Disgruntled Brewing continues to serve up craft beers at its location in the Perham Industrial Park.
New head brewer in place at Disgruntled Brewing
March 10, 2018 - 9:06am
March 9, 2018
Kelvin and Michelle Salathe are retiring after 23 years of owning their chiropractic business in Perham. (Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
Taking a crack at retirement: Well known Perham chiropractors hanging it up
March 9, 2018 - 2:28pm
Mike Holper (left), Charlie Nelson and Kenny Nelson await an interview from Fred Sailer during a question and answer session at the annual Economic Development meeting Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the Lakeside Golf Course.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Family shares struggles that built Tuffy's, KLN Brands
March 9, 2018 - 9:57am
Perham Focus building under new ownership, remodel starting soon
March 9, 2018 - 8:04am
March 2, 2018
The showroom of Ray's Sport & Marine shows off some of the latest Lund boats and Misty Harbor pontoons.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Ray's Sport and Marine grand opening set for March 8-10
March 2, 2018 - 11:01am
February 26, 2018
Patricia Wolff, American Farm Bureau senior director of congressional relations, says the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has many positive aspects for agriculture. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Tax reform positive for farmers, ranchers
February 26, 2018 - 7:27am