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October 4, 2013
Joe Castillo, Destannie Montalvo, Hector Salinas, and Ana Lopez, left to right, recently led a class celebration of Mexican Heritage Month for the rest of their REACH classmates, complete with treats. “It was great to see them want to present this and take the leadership role in front of their peers,” said Erin Anderson, the school activities director and a member of the REACH team. 
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'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
October 4, 2013 - 10:52am
September 27, 2013
Rebecca Christensen stands with her children, Alex, 11, from left, Julaine, 5 months, Chris, 8, and Oliver, 5, outside their home Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in Ada, Minn. Her husband, Rob Strand, has amnesia from an accident on Sept. 13. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
September 27, 2013 - 12:59pm
February 24, 2013
Charles Beck talks about the way he sees and experiences nature while talking about his craft at his home in Fergus Falls, Minn. 
David Samson / Forum News Service
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
February 24, 2013 - 5:32pm
February 17, 2013
Agnes Larson and her wheaten terrier, Clancy. The loyal dog scared off a pair of would-be robbers in Larson's Park Rapids home. 
Brian Basham/Forum News Service
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
February 17, 2013 - 8:04am
January 31, 2013
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
January 31, 2013 - 4:15pm
Give your loved one a very public display of affection - a Valentine in the Perham Focus!
This Valentine's Day, embrace the PDA.
January 31, 2013 - 4:14pm
January 16, 2013
Pictured are Ryan and Mara Frohling at home with their kids, Quentin, far left, Courtney, right, and Kaleb; with Maverick.
Marie Nitke/FOCUS
Injured dog survives two weeks in icy ditch; Returns home to his Perham family in time for Christmas
January 16, 2013 - 3:53pm
November 23, 2012
We want your Santa photos
November 23, 2012 - 9:40am
October 7, 2012
Meridee Gabbard publishes book
October 7, 2012 - 11:36pm
September 19, 2012
Ane Aas (third from left) joins her host family, Deb and Brad Blomberg and daughter Emily, for a year as a foreign exchange student. Both Aas and Emily are seniors this year at New York Mills High School.
Connie Vandermay/FOCUS
New Faces: A Norwegian's first weeks
September 19, 2012 - 3:23pm
Jo Anne Flom works on a rug using the twining technique. Other weaving techniques, such as the Amish Braid she learned from her grandmother in the 1940s. Now she teaches rug weaving for Community Education programs around the area.
Connie Vandermay/FOCUS
Weaving the past into the present: Traditional rug braiding
September 19, 2012 - 3:16pm
September 13, 2012
60 years later, Ike's stay at Glendalough celebrated
September 13, 2012 - 12:00pm
Fikrirrahmat, from Indonesia, and Elshan Mirzazade, from Azerbaijan, will spend a year living with host Mary Anderson of Perham, getting first hand experiences as American high school students.
Connie Vandermay/FOCUS
New Faces: From the other side of the world, to Perham
September 13, 2012 - 10:49am
September 12, 2012
Bob Riestenberg, of Perham, has written a book featuring historical stories of the area. It was just recently published and is available for purchase.
Connie Vandermay/FOCUS
Long-time Perham resident Bob Riestenberg recalls local people, events in new book
September 12, 2012 - 2:54pm
September 9, 2012
NY Mills girl benefits from Kruzin' 4 Kidz motorcycle ride
September 9, 2012 - 4:19pm