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February 9, 2018
At the time of its construction, Perham Health was the biggest project in Perham history, with a $38 million price tag. The 120,000-square-foot facility opened its doors in January 2012. Perham Focus File Photo
Perham Health: Hospital board moves forward with proposed $3.5 million clinic expansion
February 9, 2018 - 11:14am
Minecraft camp offered Feb. 24
February 9, 2018 - 10:50am
Park Rapids Area's Kylee Pachel makes the save and controls the rebound as Detroit Lakes' Madyson Melgard and Anna Payne look for a rebound. Pachel made 51 saves, helping the Panthers to the road win. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Pachel, Panthers stun Lakers
February 9, 2018 - 10:13am
Second Chance Boutique is closing its doors on mainstreet Perham. The store is liquidating all merchandise and racks. The owner said the business will be open just a couple more weekends trying to remove all remaining inventory.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Second Chance Boutique closing - new renters coming soon
February 9, 2018 - 10:09am
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
February 9, 2018 - 10:07am
Letter: 2018 Progress was well done
February 9, 2018 - 8:49am
Ruby's Pantry is a nonprofit that has been in Perham since 2013. For a $20 donation, guests receive about $100 worth of food. Part of the proceeds come back to the community and are donated to other nonprofit organizations. (Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
Just poppin' in to help: Ruby’s Pantry provides for many in Perham
February 9, 2018 - 8:15am
February 8, 2018
The historic Regional Treatment Center tower, close to the county government services center in northwest Fergus Falls, will be preserved while other sections of the RTC complex will be part of deconstruction. Tom Hintgen/Otter Tail County Correspondent.
Otter Tail County landmark to be preserved in Fergus Falls
February 8, 2018 - 6:12pm
Weekly police report - Feb. 8 edition
February 8, 2018 - 12:48pm
Additional 4-H funding for gardener post okayed
February 8, 2018 - 9:06am
Vehicles crash through thin ice on Otter Tail Lake
February 8, 2018 - 9:06am
February 7, 2018
What to know about canine influenza
February 7, 2018 - 12:48pm
The shuttered Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center in Fergus Falls, Minn. Also known as the Kirkbride Asylum, the complex became vacant in 2005. 
David Samson / Forum News Service
Vying for state dollars
February 7, 2018 - 11:47am
Fourth grader Lily Fiddler and several other students set up a track to learn how to maneuver robots during STEM class at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School. (photo Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
Outside the box: STEM program at elementary school preps students for future
February 7, 2018 - 10:40am
The top three finishers in the spelling bee at Prairie Wind Middle School were (left to right): Elizabeth Spencer (2nd place), Jackson Brown (1st place), and Aspen Theil (3rd place). (submitted photo).
How do you spell 'sagacious'?: Perham’s Jackson Brown advances to Fergus Falls in spelling bee
February 7, 2018 - 7:48am
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