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February 26, 2015
Eric Hendrickx/FOCUS The Wall of the Dead, a central feature of the “Always Lost” exhibit, spans across an entire wall of the gallery at Perham’s In Their Own Words Veterans Museum. The wall features a photograph and information about every U.S. military service member who has died in combat since 9/11.
Telling a somber truth: ‘Always Lost’ opens at ITOW
February 26, 2015 - 11:43am
January 14, 2015
The 2015 Perham High School Snow Ball court royalty, back row, left to right, are: Seth Johnson, Cole Carignan, William Parks, Matt Benke, Curtis Swanson, Logan Vorderbruggen. Middle row: Maria Rutten, Cierra Olson, Hope Slettebak, Kanyon Edvall, Josie McAllister, Mallory McEachran and Jose Salinas. Front row: Carly Breitenfeldt, Aubrey Hill, Mattie Scheidecker, Kendra Jacobson, Abby Thompson, Emma O’Boyle and Joe Lorenson. 
Not pictured: Christian Bueng and Matt Stoll.
Snow Ball week starts Saturday
January 14, 2015 - 4:42pm
December 24, 2014
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Sisters Britten and Ella Selness, left to right, are going to their grandmother's house in Perham for Christmas. Their family has fun singing Christmas songs with Ella playing guitar. The sisters will also be going to their Dad’s in the cities over break.
GALLERY: The ways we celebrate Christmas
December 24, 2014 - 1:28pm
September 29, 2014
The Jolly Huntsmen Band consists of Myron Muelbauer, from left, Jerry Kahle, Tom Retka, Nate Earp and Dan Retka. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Frazee to host Oktoberfest on Oct. 5
September 29, 2014 - 9:54am
July 18, 2014
A steady stream of visitors enjoyed themselves at this year's Phelps Mill Festival.
Photo gallery: Phelps Mill Festival
July 18, 2014 - 3:07pm
July 3, 2014
July Outdoors Events Calendar
July 3, 2014 - 3:05pm
June 23, 2014
Caitlin and Brynnan Covington kicked things off at this year’s Turtle Fest Grand Parade, leading 70 floats, marching bands, trucks and other entries through Perham on Friday evening. The storm that passed over town that afternoon only kept about five entries away; everybody else held out and participated, despite a short delay in the parade's start time. 
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Turtle Fest 2014: A photo gallery
June 23, 2014 - 1:36pm
June 13, 2014
Perham's fun, festive summer celebration for the whole family, June 14-22
It's turtle time! Perham's Turtle Fest is underway
June 13, 2014 - 1:01pm
May 22, 2014
The oil paintings of Kayleen Horsma’s exhibit at the Cultural Center in New York Mills are an exploration of her Sami heritage.
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Art exhibit spotlights Scandinavian heritage
May 22, 2014 - 11:23am
May 21, 2014
Memorial Day is a day to remember military men and women who have died in service to the country.
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Honoring our nation’s heroes: Memorial Day 2014
May 21, 2014 - 1:05pm
May 16, 2014
Get to know the artists of this year’s Arts Festival
May 16, 2014 - 12:18pm
May 9, 2014
Photo essay competition launches in Perham
May 9, 2014 - 10:13am
May 7, 2014
Seifert to hold fishing opener in Ottertail
May 7, 2014 - 4:27pm
April 25, 2014
Investment expert to speak at ITOW
April 25, 2014 - 11:46am
Rwandan genocide survivor, Immaculée Ilibigiza, will be in Perham next week to share her remarkable story of faith, hope and forgiveness in the face of anger, hatred and horror.
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Forgiving the unforgivable: One survivor’s incredible story
April 25, 2014 - 9:28am