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A Business To Remember
April 21, 2016 - 2:55pm
A Business To Remember
April 21, 2016 - 2:55pm
October 3, 2014
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS Erv Wegscheid is one of three local veterans who have artwork on display right now at the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum gallery in Perham. He is pictured here with one of his favorite paint-ings.
Three local veterans showcase their artwork
October 3, 2014 - 11:41am
November 1, 2013
Darla Ellingson started as the new CEO and executive director of Perham’s museums on Aug. 1. Relatively new to Minnesota, she lived in Hawaii for 22 years before moving to the area. She has decades of experience with business and nonprofit development.
Marie Nitke/Perham FOCUS
Say ‘Aloha’ to Darla
November 1, 2013 - 12:45pm
October 28, 2013
Vendors sought for ITOW art and craft show
October 28, 2013 - 10:46am
August 9, 2013
Perham museums hire new director and CEO
August 9, 2013 - 11:28am
June 7, 2013
ITOW museum ‘going to be OK’
June 7, 2013 - 9:50am
May 29, 2013
Veterans Dr. William Rose, left, and Paul Ceynowa gave speeches to a small crowd at the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum on Memorial Day. Joe Bowen/FOCUS
Local veterans recount war ‘In Their Own Words
May 29, 2013 - 1:54pm
May 9, 2013
After months of work by volunteers, the finished product – the new social room at ITOW – is a place for veterans and the community to socialize and hold events and meetings.
Marie Nitke/FOCUS
ITOW social room debuts
May 9, 2013 - 2:51pm
May 3, 2013
Ervin Wegscheid is a regular volunteer at the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum, as a tour guide and greeter. He is also active in the Dent American Legion, Perham VFW Color Guard and as a volunteer at Perham Health. 
Marie Nitke/FOCUS
Presenting the past: Former serviceman honors the military through volunteerism
May 3, 2013 - 1:17pm
March 7, 2013
Bingo fundraiser for ITOW
March 7, 2013 - 4:34pm
July 11, 2012
Film crew visits ITOW museum; exhibits could be part of new documentary
July 11, 2012 - 2:40pm
July 5, 2012
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Steve Howard and Phil Nusbaum will perform in Perham on July 8.
Bluegrass at ITOW
July 5, 2012 - 2:01pm
June 21, 2012
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Pat and Donna Surface
Pat and Donna Surface to perform at ITOW
June 21, 2012 - 3:01pm
June 14, 2012
Meet the stars of Jasper's Theater at a Jasper's Preview Concert on Sunday, June 24 at 7 p.m. at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham. The show will feature 16-year fiddler Daniel Brekke, as well as musicians Kathie Brekke, Kent Karch and Harley Sommerfield, sharing a taste of the entertainment that Jasper's Theater in Park Rapids provides every summer. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. For reservations or more information, call 346-7678. 
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Jasper's preview show coming to ITOW
June 14, 2012 - 11:12am