Weather Forecast



December 5, 2013
Street, sidewalk and other improvements being considered by Ottertail City Council
December 5, 2013 - 4:56pm
The Skauge and Klovstad families have made it a tradition to meet up at Cupkie’s every winter to find their Christmas trees. They are, left to right: Cindy Skauge, Steve Skauge, Nadine Hillesheim, Tara Skauge, and Jordan, Joni and Steve Sellent. 
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
Tree time: Cutting one down at Cupkie’s
December 5, 2013 - 4:44pm
December 4, 2013
Coming up roses: Moorhead couple to help decorate Tournament of Roses float
December 4, 2013 - 12:04pm
Perham Family Dentistry’s “Merry Minions” won first place at the annual Parade of Lights held last Friday, the day after Thanksgiving.
Submitted photo
‘Merry minions’ take first in Perham’s Parade of Lights
December 4, 2013 - 11:50am
Lumber Depot of New York Mills created this “White Christmas”-themed display for the New York Mills Christmas Tree Festival. 
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
NYM Christmas Tree festival on through Saturday
December 4, 2013 - 10:58am
December 2, 2013
Detroit Lakes Walmart bomb threat was stolen items
December 2, 2013 - 12:25pm
November 27, 2013
County to go tobacco free
November 27, 2013 - 2:12pm
NYM considers alternate capital improvement plan
November 27, 2013 - 9:47am
November 26, 2013
Perham’s Holiday Parade of Lights is a favorite annual event for many locals and visitors. This year’s parade will feature more than 20 floats.
FOCUS file photo
An event with glowing reviews: Perham’s Parade of Lights
November 26, 2013 - 4:13pm
November 25, 2013
Find out what people around Perham are thankful for.
See what people in Perham had to say...
November 25, 2013 - 3:48pm
Ralph and Amy Fideldy, of Timber Sweet Maple in Cohasset, Minn., and Stu and Corinne Peterson, of Camp Aquila Pure Maple Syrup in Dent, left to right, celebrated first place wins at this year’s North American Maple Syrup Council convention.
Submitted photo
Dent couple takes first place at international syrup competition
November 25, 2013 - 2:36pm
Carson Byer, who helped put together the new playground equipment in Dent, enjoyed the fruits of his labor with a ride down the twisty slide last Wednesday.
Marie Nitke/FOCUS
Dent hits a home run with new ballpark playground
November 25, 2013 - 2:31pm
November 21, 2013
Bonnie Tweeton, pictured here in full makeup and costume before Sunday’s performance of “HONK!,” has been the art director for Perham’s community musicals since 1994. The Perham artist is also known for her stained glass work, found at Perham Health (such as the piece pictured below left), St. Paul’s Church and other locations around town.
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
Creative by Design
November 21, 2013 - 4:51pm
November 15, 2013
Real Money Talk for Women is coming up in Perham
November 15, 2013 - 11:55am
Free workshop aims to prepare potential homebuyers
November 15, 2013 - 11:38am