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Grow Minnesota, Grow Perham! Thru Him Photography
Avian influenza strikes Stearns County turkey flock
Peak Wind Gusts
Saturday night rain totals
Annual Spring Fling Basketball Tournament this weekend
Heart O'Lakes Conference All-Stars on display in Perham
Heart O'Lakes All-Star game on Monday
BBB: Battle Lake loses leading scorer in quarterfinal win
Perham Cross Country giving back by hosting a night at the movies
DORIS HELEN KRUEGER
BURL A. RUMMENS
ELLA D. REHBEIN
JOHN A. (JACK) VASCONCELLOS, JR.
Birth: Kennedy Rose Lepp
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Focus completes sales team
Grow Perham through Grow Minnesota: The Backyard
Cutting the cord: Pawlowski retires from Arvig IT after 47 years
Picturing herself holding the reins
Colorectal cancer doesn't have to be such a killer
Sports highlight community involvement, teamwork
Twine’s ‘clear’ story
Time to take a stand against distracted driving
Sewing the seeds of spring
VIDEO: EOT Relay event kicks off 2015 season
Vergas maple syrup fest is April 11
St. Henry’s School Fun Fair set for Sunday
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show a repeat-hit
Dancers to ‘star’ in Relay fundraiser
March 19, 2015
Having the time of his life: Perham dentist hopes to “never retire”
Editor’s note: This is the first of four in this renewed weekly series spotlighting Perham seniors. A common thread seems to run through the story of Michael Hamman’s life: having fun. Mike was born in Willmar, Minn. on Oct. 21, 1946. He grew up in a neighborhood...
news / local
March 19, 2015 - 4:00pm
February 10, 2015
Man saves 6 family members from fire, but 3-year-old daughter dies
ST. PAUL -- A father who was able to rescue six of his family members Sunday night from a blaze that gutted his house was turned back from...
news / state
February 10, 2015 - 10:17am
December 19, 2014
Coping with cancer, with community support
He thought it was just a hernia. “I had a lump under my left rib,” explained Ben Holzer, a 58-year-old life-long resident of the Perham area who said he has been called “disgustingly healthy” by doctors in the past. “When I went in to the doctor, he thought it was my...
news / local
December 19, 2014 - 1:42pm
November 20, 2014
Long-lost family FOUND: Adopted Romanian brothers reunite, get ready to meet their birth parents
It all started with a letter. That letter was followed by a phone call. Now, a flight to Europe is about to take two young men back to the place where their stories began. Rob Brekke, of Detroit Lakes, Minn. and Tom Trippel, of Mishawaka, Ind., thought about each other on a regular...
news / local
November 20, 2014 - 5:16pm
July 22, 2014
Minnesota 5th, ND 6th in Kids Count ratings of child well-being
FARGO – North Dakota and Minnesota rank high in a national study of child well-being released today. Minnesota ranked fifth and North Dakota sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics,...
news / state
July 22, 2014 - 11:41am
Oh ... Baby!: Couples find fun ways to reveal pregnancy
Moorhead -- When Abby and John Fisher learned they were expecting their third child, they told family right away but wanted “something extra” to announce it to everyone else. Photographer Penny Burns of Penny Marie Photography suggested a pregnancy reveal photo while she documented...
news / region
October 22, 2013 - 10:04am
March 13, 2013
St. Henry’s Fun Fair is a family affair
Bigger and better is how planners are describing this year’s St. Henry’s Area School Fun Fair. The fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, at the Perham Area Community Center. “During the past couple of years, we’ve been able to raise close to $50,000...
entertainment / events
March 13, 2013 - 4:58pm
December 24, 2012
Surviving the holidays
FARGO - The holidays, though a cherished time with loved ones, can also be a stressful time. While there is plenty of blood-pressure-raising...
December 24, 2012 - 8:09am
February 26, 2009
10-year-old Duluth boy saves family from burning home
Wearing a newly acquired charm of Saint Christopher, 10-year-old Spencer Stroschein shyly described his role in getting his family out of their...
February 26, 2009 - 2:32pm