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January 17, 2018
Chad Borrmann with ICS Consulting, INC., 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
9 hours 44 min ago
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
15 hours 6 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
20 hours 53 min ago
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
21 hours 33 min ago
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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