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January 17, 2014
The cast of ‘War Brides’ has been doing a great job of taking on their roles, according to Director Rachel Lorentz. They are, front row, left to right: Zoie Zitzow, Valerie Pilman, Amelia Potrament, Lourdes Anderson and Annika Werner. Middle: Jackie Hanson, Lauren Anderson, Callista Wengel, Madison Foerderer and Emily Holzer. Back: James Vana. Not shown: Clayton Anderson and Rachel Lorentz.
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‘War Brides’ prepares to take the stage
January 17, 2014 - 11:39am
January 3, 2014
Dayton orders Minnesota schools closed Monday
January 3, 2014 - 11:10am
December 18, 2013
Perham students performed to a full house last Monday night at the high school auditorium.
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School choir concerts draw crowds of 1,000
December 18, 2013 - 4:29pm
November 26, 2013
Community members and groups will have their decorated trees on display and then, the voting begins.
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‘Sharing the Holidays’: NYM to kick off its 16th annual Christmas Tree Festival
November 26, 2013 - 4:24pm
November 25, 2013
6th Street SW parking no longer for students
November 25, 2013 - 2:44pm
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.
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Creative by Design
November 21, 2013 - 4:51pm
November 14, 2013
Perham VFW Post 4020 Commander Gary Menz, along with other VFW members, saluted the flag during a Veterans Day program at Perham High School on Monday.
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Celebrations salute veterans
November 14, 2013 - 11:57am
November 8, 2013
Former Duluth teacher convicted of sex abuse now directs Arizona choir
November 8, 2013 - 9:53am
October 3, 2013
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Remembering soldiers lost: Balloon release honors POW/MIAs
October 3, 2013 - 12:22pm
September 13, 2013
Perham to hold its first Day of Caring
September 13, 2013 - 11:24am
September 5, 2013
Auditions coming up for this year’s musical, ‘Honk!’
September 5, 2013 - 9:52am
June 27, 2013
The first ‘Ride for the Future’ was hosted by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham last summer, drawing a total of 15 bikes and 25 riders. The 2nd annual event is set for Saturday, July 13 at 11:30 a.m., with registration and check-in to take place at the Detroit Lakes Pavilion starting at 10:30 a.m. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Boys & Girls Clubs of DL, Perham host ‘Ride for the Future’ July 13
June 27, 2013 - 10:46am
June 20, 2013
Report: Minnesota, N.D. among most educated states
June 20, 2013 - 10:38am
June 14, 2013
PHS pranksters assigned community service; vandals yet to be charged
June 14, 2013 - 10:25am
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The fellowship hall at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church was packed full of well-wishers on Sunday afternoon. They were there to thank and congratulate longtime school principal and teacher, Bonnie Stohs. Stohs is retiring after 15 years at St. Paul’s School.
A fond farewell
June 14, 2013 - 10:12am