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October 27, 2016
From left, Owner Yobani Melchor, will handle the day-to-day management and cooking at the Mexican eatery, Los Jalapenos Taqueria, opening in early November in the former Pizza Ranch location. Working with Yobani will be Angel Balcarcel. Pat Strand, owner, will work behind the scenes doing the paperwork. Debbie Irmen/FOCUS
New Mexican restaurant to open in Perham in early November
13 hours 17 min ago
Customers can start flocking to Nest on Tuesday
17 hours 46 min ago
October 13, 2016
Chris and Shelly Mensing, left, of Lakes Country Landscaping and Irrigation, have purchased Birds, Blossoms and Beyond from Jodi and Nick Theroux, right. The Mensings plan to continue selling the same merchandise that has been offered at the store since it opened 11 years ago, but will also be expanding the business into a full-service landscaping center. They will be doing some remodeling over the winter, and will open the new store, under the Lakes Country Landscaping name, in spring.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Perham's Therouxs sell Birds, Blossoms and Beyond to Lakes Country Landscaping
October 13, 2016 - 4:30am
September 21, 2016
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
September 21, 2016 - 11:18am
Sean Johnson with MN Kota Concrete  works on the concrete at Nest on Tuesday in Perham. Kelsee Newton / Perham Focus
Nest business opening in October
September 21, 2016 - 11:15am
September 16, 2016
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
September 16, 2016 - 2:47pm
After 20 years of dedication to Elegance by Lin Dee, Deanna Stromme is closing shop at the end of the month. While she wouldn’t have changed a thing over the years, she looks forward to having her weekends and time with her family. She will continue the sewing side of her business, Elegance Alterations, in the ITOW building on the west side of town.
Store owner makes clean break from business
September 16, 2016 - 2:32pm
September 2, 2016
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
September 2, 2016 - 9:29am
August 25, 2016
State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
August 25, 2016 - 2:32pm
The proposed Schoeneberger Funeral Home, shown from the north and designed by BHH Partners in Perham, will be located near the Super 8 Hotel on Jake Street. Construction is expected to start in September, with completion planned by June 2017.
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
August 25, 2016 - 10:38am
August 18, 2016
In preparation for a move to the former bakery in downtown Perham, Harmonious Architecture owner Kelli Wegscheid has been demolishing walls and carting debris out of the building, to give it a more spacious feel for her business. Wegscheid, who is shooting for a Sept. 1 opening date, plans to occupy the lower floor, while Amanda Schultz, photographer for Studio 60 photographic art, will occupy the upper floor. Schultz hasn’t set an opening date yet.
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
August 18, 2016 - 9:00am
July 21, 2016
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
July 21, 2016 - 11:22am
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
July 21, 2016 - 11:10am
New retail store opens in Ottertail
July 21, 2016 - 10:05am
New radio station offers Christian Catholic viewpoint
July 21, 2016 - 10:03am