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Chad Borrmann with BHH Partners Planners/Architects, describes to school board members what this space in the academic part of the new high school will be used for when the building opens next fall. (Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
School board has construction site walk through
44 min 41 sec ago
January 17, 2018
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
21 hours 20 min ago
3 Good Things is an initiative to help folks focus on the positive things in life, such as a beautiful sunset, instead of the negative, to help foster feelings of gratitude. (Kim Brasel/FOCUS).
The power of positive thinking
January 17, 2018 - 9:13am
The wrestling room at the PACC will be repurposed for added fitness opportunities once the school's wrestling program moves out. 
Michael Johnson/Perham Focus
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
January 17, 2018 - 8:32am
January 16, 2018
Perham Fire Department responded to a turkey barn fire around 12:30 a.m. Friday morning. Vergas, Dent, and New York Mills FD also assisted. The barn is a total loss. Courtesy photo.
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
January 16, 2018 - 6:07pm
January 15, 2018
Firefighters from Alexandria and Garfield battle a fire in a house with multiple apartments in subzero temperatures Monday morning.  Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
January 15, 2018 - 6:51pm
January 14, 2018
Gold Mock Trial Team: In their ninth year, Perham's mock trial teams will host the competition Jan. 27. Practicing for the competition are members of Team Gold (front l-r): Tracy Fisher, Davin Sannes, Natasha Bretz (back) Jolene Byer, Josh Rose, coach Tricia Irvine, Tanja Cheney, and Kim Pauna. (Cleone Stewart photo).
Looking Back - Jan. 11 edition
January 14, 2018 - 10:21am
January 13, 2018
Tractors destroyed in rural Pelican Rapids fire
January 13, 2018 - 10:18am
Weekly police report - Jan. 11 edition
January 13, 2018 - 9:31am
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Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
January 12, 2018
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Fargo man found after spending night freezing in deer stand
January 12, 2018 - 12:58pm
January 11, 2018
The ice harvest out front of the Detroit Lakes Pavilion started on a cold one. A sundog could be seen hovering over the Wee Cut workers all afternoon as they extracted 500 pound ice cubes from Big Detroit Lakes one by one. Kaysey Price / Tribuneplay button
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
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Bemidji, Minn. police officer captures stunning glimpse of annual meteor shower on dash-cam
January 11, 2018 - 12:47pm
Man hurt after a rollover crash in Otter Tail County
January 11, 2018 - 9:31am
DL police officer placed on leave after allegedly punching convicted criminal off duty
January 11, 2018 - 9:30am
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