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January 13, 2017
Chamber Choice award nominations being accepted through Jan. 27
January 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Tanya Sazama and her husband Rick with their four children, left to right: Hunter, 20, Rhagen, 4, Cassidee, 2, and Mason, 12. Tanya has owned the Wagon Wheel store in Richville for the past 15 years. She was diagnosed about a year ago with a very rare form of terminal stage IV lung cancer, a type that tends to occur in younger nonsmokers like her.  Submitted photo
Time Race for Tanya: Benefit planned for Richville mother of four diagnosed with terminal cancer
January 13, 2017 - 9:56am
January 6, 2017
Perham’s New Year’s baby has arrived: Rory Kalk was born Jan. 2
January 6, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 14, 2016
Scott Geiselhart of Frazee, Minn., stands Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, in a Fargo locker room. Geiselhart speaks publicly about dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder from his experiences as a first responder. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'I started seeing life again': Frazee firefighter escapes PTSD's spiral
December 14, 2016 - 11:05am
December 6, 2016
Angel of Hope vigil canceled
December 6, 2016 - 4:26pm
December 2, 2016
BroadwayWankel4 Matt Weinstein, who portrays Sgt. Stubby in the off-Broadway musical, laughs over a comment made by Capt. Athy, played by Paul Fraccalvieri, during a rehearsal. The production was previewed for a couple weeks, when it received a good response from audience members.  It premiers  Saturday, Dec. 3, when Perham’s  Larry Wankel will be in the wings watching. Submitted photo
Former Perham band teacher composes music for off-Broadway musical
December 2, 2016 - 7:30am
November 30, 2016
Ottertail's Otterdazzle is Saturday at community center
November 30, 2016 - 1:23pm
November 17, 2016
Gobble Wobble 5K in Perham onThanksgiving Day
November 17, 2016 - 1:37pm
November 15, 2016
Holiday Tour of Homes benefits school foundation
November 15, 2016 - 11:43am
November 14, 2016
Ian Christenson and Amanda Collins, playing Seymour and Audrey in the upcoming production of “The Little Shop of Horrors,” find the plant, Audrey II, quite unique. The play premiers Friday, Nov. 18, at the Perham High School Auditorium. Debbie Irmen/FOCUS
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
November 14, 2016 - 7:30am
November 13, 2016
New Federation Officers: Isaac Blashack, Treasurer, Heather Weller, Secretary, Britney Loerzel, Member at Large, Caleb Carrlson, President. Not pictured, Madison Olson, Vice President. Submitted photo
2016 East Otter Tail County 4-H honors members during annual meeting and awards program
November 13, 2016 - 8:00am
November 4, 2016
Local businesses and residents donated materials, like these rustic wagon wheels, to Wegscheid's Eagle Scout project. Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Perham's Aaron Wegscheid has reached the pinnacle of scouting
November 4, 2016 - 11:31am
October 28, 2016
Lighted structures include a black cat, a friendly witch, a smiling ghost and a couple of pumpkins.
A little fright, a little fun: Richville couple goes all out with Halloween display
October 28, 2016 - 11:30am
October 27, 2016
Emily Dreyer (formerly Rutten), with her husband Michael and their Brittany Spaniel, Mootsie. The two were wed this past July at their home in Ottertail. Emily, who was born and raised in Perham and still has many relatives in the area, said family is very important to her.  Submitted photo
Perham graduate is called an 'Extreme go-getter'
October 27, 2016 - 9:34am
October 25, 2016
Lions Members pictured from left to right: Dennis Euteneuer, Jerry Martin, Helen Euteneuer,  Shirley Smith, Janell and Howard Jensen. Seated are Jude Pare in the Lion’s mascot costume, Jackie McCalister and Jerry Smith. Submitted photo
Lions Club creates comfortable seating for day training program
October 25, 2016 - 11:15am