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February 19-23 is School Board Appreciation Week. Members of the Perham School Board include: From Left to Right: Back row: Sue Huebsch, Arnie Thompson, Aaron Kalina, Mitch Anderson. Front Row: Christi Stoll, Cyndy Huber and Sue Von Ruden. Not Pictured, Nathan Rooney. (submitted photo).
Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
7 hours 4 min ago
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month
8 hours 42 min ago
February 14, 2018
Members of the Perham Middle School Speech team who participated at the Battle Lake Speech meet: Top Left: Dacia Backstrom, Kira Johnson, Lauren Shreader, Crisavy Seeman, Rory Sauer, Gretchen Genoch, Madilyn Johnson, Joe Reed
Middle Row: Lily Aakre, Clara Tangen
Bottom Left: Abby Fisette, Haven Roth, Emily Kirchenwitz, Trisha Crews, Stephanie Dickerson, Meghan Reed. (submitted photo).
Junior High Speech team earns awards at Battle Lake tournament
February 14, 2018 - 9:13am
February 10, 2018
Perham High School's Knowledge Bowl team finished up their season with their last meet on February 2nd. Front: Audrey Swanson, Terell Bellanger 
2nd Row: Morgan Hanson, Sam Pary, Sierra Edvall, Grace Tangen, Alisha Rosen, Catalina Rameriz, Hope Rosen, Gage Grunst
3rd Row: Madi Ebeling, Madelyn Tangen, Maya Roe, Faith Blonski, Nolan Wade, Peter Benson, Keith Nordick, Brayden LaFromboise, Max Priebe, Casey Mulchay, Zack Baker. Not Pictured: Miles Femling (submitted photo).
If knowledge is power, these students are mighty
February 10, 2018 - 11:50am
February 7, 2018
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
February 4, 2018
Members of the Perham FFA finished their region competition season and are preparing for state competition. Courtesy photo.
Perham FFA finishes the Region Competition season
February 4, 2018 - 11:28am
January 31, 2018
The fish-skull deceiver is shown on the vice during a recent fly tying class in Perham.
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The tie that binds: Beginners, experts gather for fly-tying class in Perham
January 31, 2018 - 9:43am
High School Robotics teams get ready to rumble
January 31, 2018 - 9:17am
January 25, 2018
Six Perham High School seniors participated in the 68th Annual Dorian Choral Festival at Luther College in Decorah, IA last week. Back row (left to right): Ian Christenson, Seth Dykhoff, Keith (Junior) Nordick, Andrew Newville   Front row (left to right): Shelby Burns, Audrey Swanson. (submitted photo).
Perham high school students participate in choir festival
January 25, 2018 - 10:27am
January 20, 2018
Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
January 20, 2018 - 1:53pm
The National Geographic Bee was on Monday, January 8, at Prairie Wind Middle School.
Participants included (back row L to R):  Zach Ebeling, Jackson Brown, second place finisher Easton Stewart, Rian Solberg, Jonah Bieger, Molly Pearson and Lexus Garza.  Front Row L to R:  Carter Seedorf, Justin Spencer, Lily Aakre and Audrey Tumberg. (submitted photo).
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
January 20, 2018 - 9:06am
January 9, 2018
Eighth-grade students from Prairie Wind Middle School attended the Laurentian Environmental Learning Center located in Britt, Minnesota. 104 students completed the Journey Program where they participated in orienteering during a trek in the woods of the Superior National Forest. They used survival training to create shelters, build fires, and needed to work as a team to accomplish challenges and tasks. (submitted photo).
Outside the box: Perham eighth graders learn teamwork and survival skills in the great outdoors
January 9, 2018 - 10:39am
January 6, 2018
St. Paul's Lutheran School shares gratitude of gift
January 6, 2018 - 9:57am
December 21, 2017
Deloris Barnack Kenner, who died in 2015, created a fund to help reward Perham area school teachers. The $1 million endowment is expected to benefit the schools for many years to come.
Submitted photo.
Perham area schools receive generous mysterious gift
December 21, 2017 - 11:08am
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