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May 30, 2018
Chuck and Deb Beldo gather quadruplet calves Wednesday, May 30, 2018, born May 25 on their farm near Sebeka, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 28, 2018
The front windows of the Norby's Department Store are splashed with signs indicating they are now going out of business after 112 years serving Detroit Lakes, Minn. Paula Quam / Forum News Service
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
May 28, 2018 - 9:14pm
May 26, 2018
Shearer's Snacks has sold the Barrel O' Fun and Rachel's brands to UR Brands, an affiliated partner of Old Dutch Foods. Brian Hansel/Perham Focus
Shearer's sells Barrel O' Fun brand to Old Dutch affiliate
May 26, 2018 - 12:49pm
May 21, 2018
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
May 21, 2018 - 6:10am
May 17, 2018
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
May 17, 2018 - 3:53pm
Roger Walsh said April blizzards made it an interesting spring for farming but by Tuesday, May 15, 2018, he had most of his corn in and was now planting soybeans on his field west of New London, Minn. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
May 17, 2018 - 11:59am
The temporary housing units owned by KLN Family Brands sit next to a truck parking lot near The Bridge food pantry. Once the site of foreign labor employees and potentially a place for introducing people into the workforce in Perham.
Michael Johnson/Focus
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
May 17, 2018 - 8:37am
May 15, 2018
LeAnn Burgau has been named a 2018 “Blue Partner Elite” by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Blue Plus for sales and service excellence. Courtesy photo.
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
May 15, 2018 - 9:06am
May 11, 2018
The Country Carwash will have a similar look to the Lakes Area Cooperative building next door on Third Ave. SW. This drawing shows the two bays and the grain bin area where the pet wash will be located.
Courtesy illustration
Lakes Area Cooperative adding car wash/pet wash
May 11, 2018 - 9:57am
Shelly Becker (Lakes Family Eyecare), Lisa Glynn (United Community Bank), Sandy Palubicki (Perham Chamber), Evie Fowler (Medical Accessories), Darren Newville (District Manager), Jackie Bunkowske (KLN Family Brands), Shiloh Cariveau (Central MN Credit Union). Courtesy photo.
Perham Area Chamber Ambassadors visit EOT SWCD
May 11, 2018 - 9:06am
May 7, 2018
Jason Ziegler, Whitetail Properties Minnesota Land Specialist/Team Leader Receives ALC Designation. Courtesy photo.
Ziegler receives Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation
May 7, 2018 - 12:48pm
Perham Health recognized by Minnesota Hospital Association andStratis Health for developing a culture of excellence
May 7, 2018 - 11:03am
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