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May 17, 2018
The temporary housing units owned by KLN Family Brands sit next to a truck parking lot near The Bridge food pantry. Once the site of foreign labor employees and potentially a place for introducing people into the workforce in Perham.
Michael Johnson/Focus
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
May 17, 2018 - 8:37am
May 15, 2018
The KLN Community Builder award is given to students who are involved in activities and have contributed to the wellbeing of the school district communities. Front: Makayla Melvin, Emily Martinson and Audrey Swanson. Back: KLN Representative Charlie Nelson, Madison McAllister, Ian Christenson, Jace Kovash and KLN Representative Tina Rasmussen. Courtesy photo.
2018 Community Scholarship Program Awards Graduates with Over $115,000
May 15, 2018 - 9:30am
April 4, 2018
Wiley Wallaby Australian Style Liquorice packs a punch as new sponsor of Caleb Truax
April 4, 2018 - 10:37am
March 9, 2018
Mike Holper (left), Charlie Nelson and Kenny Nelson await an interview from Fred Sailer during a question and answer session at the annual Economic Development meeting Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the Lakeside Golf Course.
Michael Johnson/Focus
Family shares struggles that built Tuffy's, KLN Brands
March 9, 2018 - 9:57am
July 28, 2017
The new KLN Company Brands store will feature a variety of Kenny's Candy options. Submitted Photo
Street-front space for sweet treats
July 28, 2017 - 6:51pm
January 4, 2017
Representatives from KLN Family Brands, Shearer’s Snacks and Perham Health celebrated the opening of a new on-site primary care clinic at the KLN/Shearer’s office building in Perham Wednesday. Pictured, left to right, are: Mark Schwerdtfeger, Shearer’s; Pat Stolle, Perham Health; Jim West, Shearer’s; Beth Ulschmid, Perham Health; Marni Moch, KLN; Kevin Keil, Barrel O’ Fun; Fred Sailer, KLN; Suzanne Berube, Shearer’s; Charlie Nelson, KLN; and Nancy Belka, KLN.   Marie Johnson/FOCUS
KLN, Shearer’s open on-site primary care clinic for employees
January 4, 2017 - 2:35pm
December 3, 2015
Charlie Nelson
Charlie Nelson takes over day-to-day operations as president of KLN
December 3, 2015 - 12:26pm
January 2, 2015
Perham’s William Parks takes control of a recent match. Parks is one of four returning champions from the Yellowjacket wrestling squad to the KLN Family Brand Invitational on Saturday. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Yellowjackets ready for KLN Family Brand Invitational
January 2, 2015 - 11:18am
August 4, 2014
A bus carrying foreign workers to KLN Family Brands in Perham, Minn., departs from the Wadena, Minn., VFW on Monday night, July 28, 2014. The VFW makes one meal a day for the workers, who reside at the Eastwood Inn. WADENA PIONEER JOURNAL/Bryce Haugen
Foreign workers ease KLN labor shortage
August 4, 2014 - 10:23am
July 31, 2014
As part of the Tuffy Nelson Golf Classic at the Perham Lakeside Golf Club, LPGA professional Amy Anderson will host a clinic for juniors and will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the driving range. Area juniors and their parents are welcome to attend. Photo by  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
LPGA pro Amy Anderson junior golf clinic Friday 11:30 a.m. at Perham Lakeside Golf
July 31, 2014 - 10:50am
May 5, 2014
KLN to bring workers from abroad
May 5, 2014 - 10:26am
May 17, 2013
Kenny Nelson a finalist for regional entrepreneur award
May 17, 2013 - 12:12pm