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August 16, 2013
St. Henry’s expansion project complete; celebration planned
August 16, 2013 - 10:37am
August 9, 2013
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Cars were stretched down Highway 14 during the time of the outdoor Polka Mass, which was attended by hundreds of people from all over the area.
Polka Mass draws a crowd
August 9, 2013 - 11:06am
August 8, 2013
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A variety of eye-catching hot rods will be on display at this year’s Hot Rod Sunday at Northwoods Assembly in Perham, including a purple Lamborghini.
Hot Rod Sunday at Northwoods this weekend
August 8, 2013 - 12:00pm
‘Extreme Tour’ coming to Perham on Saturday
August 8, 2013 - 11:51am
August 1, 2013
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Father George Michael, third from left, in front of the outdoor altar at St. Lawrence Catholic Church with a few of the Polka Mass organizers, left to right, Carol Ogroske, Marlene Boedigheimer and Patty Doll.
Polka Mass an annual gathering of friends, neighbors
August 1, 2013 - 12:55pm
Swank Singers to perform at Calvary
August 1, 2013 - 12:20pm
March 20, 2013
Lutheran bookkeeper accused of swindling Synod for $600K released without bail
March 20, 2013 - 9:32am
October 17, 2011
Group fights to end child poverty
October 17, 2011 - 9:02am
May 7, 2010
The Rev. Phil Holtan, background, presents hand crafted "Faith Chests" to three-to-five-year-old members of the Calvary Lutheran Church congregation.
Handmade faith chests given to youngest members of Calvary church family
May 7, 2010 - 7:00am
April 29, 2010
Brian Hill, Perham Community Church's new music director, will be participating in a welcome concert April 30, 7 p.m. at the church.
On journey with God, Brian Hill provides the soundtrack
April 29, 2010 - 12:54pm
St. Paul's Lutheran in Vergas will be observing a milestone this year, and the celebration weekend is May15-16.
Vergas church marks 125 years of faith
April 29, 2010 - 12:28pm
April 19, 2010
Pictured is Gloriann Kramer, New Creations congregation president; John and Joyce Haverland along with John's mother, Irene Haverland and sister Janelle Torgerson. The Haverland's were the previous owners of the land where the future church will be built.
New Creations marks 5th year by building
April 19, 2010 - 7:00am
April 2, 2010
Ten area churches were represented among the 38-voice Community Lenten Choir. Singers came from Trinity Lutheran and St. Peter's Lutheran in New York Mills; Calvary Lutheran and St. Henry's Catholic in Perham; Sacred Heart, Dent; St. Lawrence, Rush Lake; St. John's, Corliss; Holy Cross, Butler; and Sacred Heart, Frazee.
'The ultimate story'
April 2, 2010 - 7:00am
March 29, 2010
St. Henry's Church chimes are now computerized.
St. Henry's Church chimes now computerized
March 29, 2010 - 7:00am
March 26, 2010
Perham's Pastor Dirk Currier, left, attended the Jimmy Swaggart Bible College in Louisiana during the 1970's, where Currier won a weightlifting title as a student. Currier is pictured here with Rev. Donnie Swaggart at Northwoods Assembly of God Church.
Saving souls-with a rock n' roll edge
March 26, 2010 - 7:00am