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Perham-Dent School district requests no clown costumes
4 hours 12 min ago
From left, Levi, Charlie and Nora Murdock along with Quinn Hanson start off the first ever Run Home 5K on the 27th anniversary of the Jacob Wetterling abduction, held last Saturday in Perham. About 35 people participated in the run to remember the Wetterling family and in support of all missing and exploited children. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Run Home raises $1,500 for missing children, families
8 hours 42 min ago
October 22, 2016
118 trees relocated from middle school to site of new high school
October 22, 2016 - 8:30am
October 21, 2016
Otter Tail County man died of natural causes
October 21, 2016 - 12:42pm
October 13, 2016
Share stories of Perham High school days for keepsake magazine
October 13, 2016 - 5:22pm
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