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Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Two injured, one critically, in three-car crash
Perham Focus offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
New York Mills author releases memoir
August 21, 2015
Wishes get granted by Dreams for Kids
The Dreams for Kids Bike Run will once again be benefitting local children. This year, the 10th year of the Dreams for Kids fundraiser, enough money was generated to grant the wishes of at least two kids. Depending on the final fund count, a third could also be granted. Dreams...
August 21, 2015 - 10:16am
July 10, 2015
Calling all ‘Heroes of Hope’: EOT Relay for Life celebrates 20 years
Elizabeth Huwe email@example.com It all started in 1994, when then-cross country coaches Ron Anderson and Ruth Wegscheid were on a bus home...
July 10, 2015 - 12:25pm
July 3, 2015
‘He’s done wonderful things’ Jim Braun: A driving force behind the local Relay for Life
Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series of feature stories on local 'Heroes of Hope,' leading up to this year's East Otter Tail...
July 3, 2015 - 10:58am
June 19, 2015
GALLERY: Color Dash participation soars
It started out as a simple fundraiser for St. Paul’s Lutheran School and it grew into one of the state’s largest Color Dashes put on by Colordash....
June 19, 2015 - 10:29am
June 4, 2015
Cyclists with a cause to pass through Perham
Two cyclists on a 2,425 mile mission will pass through Perham this week. Their cause: raise enough money to build new facilities for youth camps...
June 4, 2015 - 8:56am
April 23, 2015
Flock! You’re it. Perham businesses seeing pink
Of the many shorebirds seen in Minnesota, flocks of flamingos have not been a normal sight in Perham, that is, until recently. These pink birds...
April 23, 2015 - 10:39am
Putting the fun in fundraising
Before Bingo Night, Heart of the Lakes Elementary held its assembly to celebrate the top raffle ticket selling students. Faculty members took...
March 23, 2015 - 11:12am
March 20, 2015
St. Henry’s School Fun Fair set for Sunday
St. Hendry’s Area School will host its annual spring fundraiser, the Fun Fair, on Sunday, March 22, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. “We used to host the Fun Fair at the old 4-H building, but the event grew so big and the city needed the space,...
March 20, 2015 - 9:44am
February 5, 2015
Table setting fair raises $12K for library
The Perham Area Public Library’s 12th annual Table Setting Fair, held Saturday, raised about $12,000, which will support the library and its...
February 5, 2015 - 11:29am
July 7, 2014
‘Armed with hope, to finish the fight’: Relay for Life is July 11
For the 19th year, teams will don purple, walk all night and make their mark on the fight against cancer. The East Otter Tail County Relay...
July 7, 2014 - 8:00am
July 5, 2014
Boys and Girls Clubs to host 3rd annual motorcycle ride
On Saturday, July 12, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham will host their Third Annual Ride for the Future motorcycle ride. The ride is held to raise awareness for after school and summer programming provided to Becker and Otter Tail County youth. “Last year...
July 5, 2014 - 10:35am
April 4, 2014
Parents create fundraiser in daughters’ names
After receiving major outpourings of support while their children were seriously ill, the families of Krista Martin and Eva Hoaby have come together to unite the Perham community in what is being called a “pay-it-forward effort.” A fundraiser in the girls’ names – the Krista...
April 4, 2014 - 1:51pm