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N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Perham volleyball extends streak with home win over Bemidji
Josie Beachy has worked hard to help her team, and herself, grow
Charlotte June Huddleston
Herbert H. Limmer
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
July 23, 2015
Grow Perham: Wings Flight Training
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer Amanda Monahan and the chamber’s associate director, Emily Rutten recently visited Wings Flight Training...
July 23, 2015 - 3:02pm
July 20, 2015
Grow Perham: Bay Window Quilt Shop
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer, Angie Wurgler, and associate director, Emily Rutten, recently visited Bay Window Quilt Shop and spoke with its owner, Sarah Hayden. The shop is at 116 Second Ave. SW in Perham. The building that houses the quilt shop, along with several...
July 20, 2015 - 12:21pm
July 16, 2015
Focus hires new editor
The Perham Focus would like to announce the addition of Jackie Jenson as that newspaper’s new editor. A newspaper and writing veteran, Jenson...
July 16, 2015 - 2:06pm
July 13, 2015
Grow Perham: Blossoms, Birds and Beyond
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer, Deb Anstadt, and chamber associate director, Emily Rutten, recently visited Blossoms, Birds and Beyond. This business was opened in 2005 by Nick and Jodi Theroux. It includes about 9,000 square feet – located on Second Ave. NE in Perham...
July 13, 2015 - 11:39am
July 10, 2015
Guess who gets to be a judge for the Rib Cook Off this weekend? That’s right – this girl. I am looking forward to it big time. I just...
July 10, 2015 - 12:02pm
July 6, 2015
Grow Perham: Front 20 Outfitters
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer Sue Von Ruden and the chamber’s associate director, Emily Rutten recently visited Front 20 Outfitters in Perham. Front 20 is owned by the husband-wife duo of Doug and Roxanne Harthan and was started as a trout fishing guide service in...
July 6, 2015 - 10:59am
July 2, 2015
I had an awesome week at the chamber last week, but first, let me give you some background. In January, the chamber became a Grow Minnesota!...
July 2, 2015 - 3:09pm
July 1, 2015
New Tuffy's facility set to open August 19
Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. recently announced it would be opening a brand new, 130,000 square foot state-of-the-art manufacturing facility on August 19. With a formal opening celebration to be slated for that afternoon, the $70 million facility has been purpose built from the...
July 1, 2015 - 4:01pm
June 29, 2015
Grow Perham: Zorbaz of Little Pine Lake
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer, Amanda Monahan, and the chamber’s associate director, Emily Rutten recently visited Zorbaz on Little Pine Lake. Zorbaz is situated north of Perham on County Highway 51, on the shore of Little Pine Lake. Rutten and Monahan met with...
June 29, 2015 - 10:19am
June 25, 2015
I survived Turtle Fest. Around noon last Wednesday, I wasn’t quite so sure that was going to happen… but I made it! I never expected...
June 25, 2015 - 4:40pm
June 22, 2015
Grow Perham: BHH Partners
Volunteer Neil Wrangham and Emily Rutten, Associate Director of the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce recently visited with Tony Stoll of BHH Partners, an architecture firm. BHH Partners is located on Third Ave. SE, in Perham, and is a branch of the Colorado-based corporation. BHH...
June 22, 2015 - 10:10am
June 18, 2015
Disgruntled Brewing patiently awaits licensure
It’s a dream six years in the making, but local brewer Brett Doebbeling will have to wait just a bit longer to see it come true. His upstart...
June 18, 2015 - 3:30pm
June 15, 2015
Grow Perham: PRO Resources
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteer, Amanda Monahan, and Emily Rutten, associate director of the chamber recently visited Mike Brodsho, CEO of PRO Resources, located in Detroit Lakes. PRO Resources is a professional employer organization, established in 1990, that specializes...
June 15, 2015 - 9:51am
June 9, 2015
June really snuck up on me this year. Sometimes, I still catch myself writing 2014 and the year is almost half over! June brings a lot of...
June 9, 2015 - 4:06pm
Growing Perham through Grow Minnesota: Hometown Repair
Perham Area Chamber of Commerce volunteers Shiloh Cariveau and Chuck Johnson recently visited Hometown Repair. Hometown Repair is an auto repair business owned by Lee and Shirley Metcalf. They now have two locations: Hometown Repair at 425 E Main Street and Hometown Quick...
June 9, 2015 - 3:07pm