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May 30, 2017
Pictured, from left, are third graders Jillian Bane, third place;  Miley Anderson, second place; and Daevin Schultz, first place. Courtesy photo.
VFW Auxiliary Americanism contest winners announced
May 30, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 28, 2017
The Otter Tail County Safe Communities Coalition Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners were honored at a luncheon today in Ottertail City. Pictured from left to right are Abram Silbernagel, Mike Helle, Charles Grotte, Barb Felt, Rylie Langer, Isaiah Godding and Jordan Anderson. Courtesy photo.
Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
May 28, 2017 - 10:18am
May 24, 2017
Vehicle lands in ditch, man injured near Perham
May 24, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 23, 2017
Nick Leonard. Courtesy photo.
County government, museum help in planning for county anniversary
May 23, 2017 - 4:50pm
Advanced care planning informational meeting slated for May 25
May 23, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 22, 2017
Perham Rotary Club partners with American Red Cross to host blood drive
May 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 15, 2017
Tanya Sazama teared up with gratitude for the community's outpouring of support for her and her family at the 'Time Race for Tanya' benefit in Perham in January. Submitted photo
Community loses ‘an amazing woman’: Tanya Sazama passes away
May 15, 2017 - 3:17pm
May 13, 2017
Weekly police report
May 13, 2017 - 8:15am
May 10, 2017
An artist's rendering of the future Perham High School. Photo submitted
PHS groundbreaking is today at 4 p.m.
May 10, 2017 - 9:59am
May 9, 2017
The Perham Area Boys & Girls Club has grown tremendously since opening in 2011. Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Boys & Girls Clubs celebrate growth, success
May 9, 2017 - 10:26am
May 8, 2017
From left to right are an adult female blacklegged tick, an adult male blacklegged tick, a nymph blacklegged tick and a blacklegged tick larva. Adult females and nymphs can transmit infections through their bites. (Scale of image is centimeters). Image from the Minnesota Department of Health
Don't be scared, be prepared: Tick season is here
May 8, 2017 - 8:57am
May 7, 2017
Senior Events
May 7, 2017 - 10:18am
May 5, 2017
Veteran journalist Quam named editor of Focus
May 5, 2017 - 4:40pm
April 26, 2017
Steve Sweere, Perham Meat Market and Locker accepted the Small-Town Spirit award.
Chamber Choice recognizes Perham's outstanding residents
April 26, 2017 - 4:30pm
April 24, 2017
John and Anne Alexander pose for a photo while celebrating Christmas in 2014. Forum News Service
Always together in life, husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart in Detroit Lakes
April 24, 2017 - 9:52am