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Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
March 19, 2015
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show a repeat-hit
March 19, 2015 - 11:36am
April 17, 2014
Tri-Board addresses PACC’s future
Members of the Perham City Council, Perham-Dent School Board and Perham Area Community Center Board of Directors met on April 14 to recognize the community center’s 25-year history, and to plan for its future. “The PACC is a three-legged stool,” said the PACC’s Board Chairperson,...
April 17, 2014 - 2:54pm
November 12, 2013
Bazaar draws a steady crowd
The 37th annual Women of FOCUS Christmas Bazaar was held at the Perham Area Community Center on Nov. 2. Sue Stafki, vice president of the...
November 12, 2013 - 9:17am
October 11, 2013
PACC showcases Field House updates
The Perham Area Community Center held an open house last Friday to highlight the center’s recently completed field house renovations. The ceiling and flooring were both replaced. John Turgeon and Kevin Nelson, explaining the projects to a visitor. Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS ...
October 11, 2013 - 11:11am
September 26, 2013
PACC projects complete; open house planned for next Friday
The new ceiling and floor are in at the Perham Area Community Center’s field house, and an open house will soon be held to celebrate. Construction started on the two improvement projects in June, and wrapped up in mid-August. In a telephone interview Monday, PACC Director...
September 26, 2013 - 12:58pm
May 24, 2013
Upgrades at PACC to begin in June
The Perham Area Community Center will soon be getting some upgrades. Users of the PACC should be aware that the Field House will be closed from the first week of June through part of July while the ceiling is redone. The ceiling’s vapor barrier has deteriorated over the years,...
May 24, 2013 - 9:46am
July 14, 2012
PACC takes a stab at state grant funds
The Perham Area Community Center has thrown its small hat into a large ring of competitors vying for grant dollars. The PACC has submitted a grant application to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, in hopes of receiving about $630,000 from the state's...
July 14, 2012 - 8:00am
April 23, 2009
Perham summer recreation sign-up
The Perham Area Community Center will hold registration for summer recreation activities on Wed., April 29 from 1:30 - 6:00 p.m. and on Thurs., April 30 from 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. No other registrations will be taken prior to May 1 outside of these times. Only walk-in registrations will...
April 23, 2009 - 1:30pm
January 11, 2009
Ballroom event with 'Doc and the Scrubs' Jan. 17 at PACC
The Perham Area Community Center and the members of the nationally recognized Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness Program, will be hosting a benefit dance for Perham's Promise (a non-profit organization that works with children of all ages and their families) on January 17, at the PACC...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
'Dance the evening away' at the PACC
Ballroom and swing dancing are making their way back to center stage as the Perham Area Community Center hosts the 2nd annual "Dancing the Evening...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Spend your holiday break at the Perham Community Center
Area residents and visitors alike are welcome at the Perham Area Community Center. As with most holiday breaks from school, the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will include extended or additional open swim times. They include November 26 and November 28, from 12-1:30; 3:30-5; and...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Healthy school, community good for all
Approximately two decades ago, the community faced a huge challenge; voters had rejected a bond referendum, effectively saying "no" to additional school space. Ambitious community leaders pro-acted with fervor to continue to make Perham a prospering district and community by leading...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Massage at the PACC
Massage therapy services are being expanded at the Perham Area Community Center to meet a demand that has been steadily growing over the past few years. "We saw the need for more massage here--more people were scheduling," said Leah Westphal, who has been working at the PACC as a...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am
February 21, 2008
Health Coalition to sponsor event in Perham
Perhaps the two most widely discussed health concerns are diet and exercise. These issues are featured in the media, heard on "talk shows" and they even are the theme for the popular TV show, "The Biggest Loser". There are seemingly hundreds of diet or exercise programs, each...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am