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Tom Hintgen/FOCUS Former teachers Don and Pat Knudsen of Omaha, Neb., depicted pioneers from the 1820s during the Regional Rendezvous living history campout near Perham on Saturday.

Perham hosts its first High Plains Regional Rendezvous

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Fans of the pioneering days are turning the clock back to the early 1800s as part of the High Plains Regional Rendezvous. The pioneer enthusiasts pitched tents at 165 campsites near Perham on June 16 and will complete their one-week stay on June 23.


Proud to serve as the Booshway, taken from the French word "bourgeois," while supervising the campers, is Pat Hodnefield of Vergas.

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