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October 6, 2016
Mice are coming out of the woodwork in lakes country
October 6, 2016 - 9:26am
October 2, 2016
'Mystery' Lottery winner from Dent claims $114.577 prize
October 2, 2016 - 11:13am
September 29, 2016
Crew cleans hazardous material at Otter Tail County Recycling Center
September 29, 2016 - 8:40am
September 27, 2016
Josie Beachy and Jack DeConcini were crowned Homecoming queen and king during coronation last Sunday at Perham High School. 
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Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
September 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
September 27, 2016 - 12:50pm
September 21, 2016
The Perham Area's latest Little Free Library stands at the end of Aerovilla Road, on Devil's Lake northwest of Perham. Neighbors are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the small structure this Saturday at 4 p.m.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Neighbors come together to erect Perham's latest Little Free Library
September 21, 2016 - 11:53am
September 17, 2016
Joe Goodman, center, and Florensio Mejia, to his immediate right, are two of the three local boys who are handcraft-ing kayaks for use by Kinship of the Perham Area. They are pictured here with adult mentors Ray Minge, John Minge and Gary Foss, left to right. Not pictured is Andrew Schlosser.
Volunteer program in Perham teaches kids how to build skills, confidence and kayaks
September 17, 2016 - 8:06am
Otter Tail County deputies investigating body found in parking lot at Hoot N Holler in Ottertail
September 17, 2016 - 7:58am
September 2, 2016
'I Had A Comrade': Sailer pens second nonfiction book
September 2, 2016 - 10:26am
August 31, 2016
Man charged with selling leased livestock
August 31, 2016 - 11:51am
August 15, 2016
Teen airlifted to hospital after crashing ATV in Otter Tail County
August 15, 2016 - 5:49pm
August 11, 2016
Jolene Wagner, the new principal at St. Paul’s Lutheran School in Perham, has more than 20 years of experience teaching and leading at public and private schools in the region. Submitted photo
'This is where my heart is'
August 11, 2016 - 12:19pm
August 10, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in five Minnesota lakes
August 10, 2016 - 12:52pm
August 5, 2016
Two Republicans battle for chance to face Collin Peterson
August 5, 2016 - 9:55am
July 1, 2016
Child reported missing found safe in rural Perham cornfield
July 1, 2016 - 3:54pm