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March 13, 2017
Harriet Mattfeld hailed as a ‘community champion’: Perham councilwoman dies Monday, March 13
March 13, 2017 - 7:26pm
March 10, 2017
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
March 10, 2017 - 11:16am
March 7, 2017
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
March 7, 2017 - 9:15am
The Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show, presented by the Perham Area Chamber, will feature more than 100 vendors, food, kids’ activities and more. The show runs Friday, March 10 from 3-8 p.m., and Saturday, March 11 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. Entertainment is also planned Friday at The Cactus. Focus file photo
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
March 7, 2017 - 9:09am
March 2, 2017
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
March 2, 2017 - 1:47pm
February 27, 2017
File Photo: Actor Bill Paxton arrives at the People's Choice Awards 2017 in Los Angeles, Cali. Jan. 18, 2017. REUTERS / Danny Moloshok
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
February 27, 2017 - 11:43am
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
February 27, 2017 - 11:28am
February 16, 2017
Perham Living's 2017 Valentine Royalty were crowned in a special ceremony on Feb. 9. They are, from left to right: Willis and Evelyn Mollins, Henry and Gladys Ramus, and Bernie Nundahl and Lucy Brasel.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
February 16, 2017 - 7:30am
February 13, 2017
Perham Living's new Valentine Royalty for 2017 were crowned in a special ceremony on Feb. 9. They are, from left to right: Willis and Evelyn Mollins, Henry and Gladys Ramus, and Bernie Nundahl and Lucy Brasel.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
February 13, 2017 - 9:50am
February 11, 2017
Lake Region Electric Cooperative linemen Anthony Spaeth, Lucas Bakken, and Troy Seter (pictured left to right) volunteered their time and expertise to help bring power to homes and businesses in Caracol, Haiti. Submitted photo
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
February 11, 2017 - 11:00am
February 10, 2017
Wayne and Pearl Romann have been ‘dancing through life’ together for the past 68 years. The couple met at an old dance hall outside of Perham when Pearl was just 17 years old, and Wayne was 23. Pearl says she realized "just about right away" that Wayne was the one for her, and they married a year later. Their shared love of dancing has continued through the years, and they still regularly go out dancing together.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
February 10, 2017 - 8:32am
February 9, 2017
'Santa's elves' take the plunge into Little Pine Lake at a past Freezin' for a Reason fundraiser in Perham.  Perham Focus File Photo
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
February 9, 2017 - 9:07am
February 2, 2017
Perham FFA members to receive their Blue Jackets from the Minnesota FFA Foundation included from left to right: Seth Swenson, Aaron Loerntz, Dominic Gottwalt, Michelle Swyter, Grace Minten and James Minten. Submitted Photo
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
February 2, 2017 - 7:30am
February 1, 2017
Julie Peters, the cardiac rehab program coordinator at Perham Health, said rehab helps patients build confidence in themselves and their physical abilities, and also provides them with a social outlet, a place to discuss their heart problems with others like them. Jan Nermoe is pictured here at the center, using the treadmill.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
February 1, 2017 - 4:01pm
January 26, 2017
Northwoods to present human trafficking film Saturday
January 26, 2017 - 4:30pm