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May 15, 2017
Experts say it could be another bad year for mice in the Lakes Area, thanks to an early spring -- but that's only if a number of other factors come into play to create another 'perfect storm' like last year.  File photo
A gnawing problem: 'Mouse madness' might strike the Lakes Area again...or it might not
May 15, 2017 - 11:47am
Perham High School senior Lourdes Anderson, center, with some of the fourth grade Heart of the Lakes Elementary School students she works with as part of a new English language learning program. Students pictured are, from right, seated: Dulce Chavez, Ashley Tobon, Roxana Belem Macias Palacios and Angely Guzman. Standing in back is Yonnel Ramirez Fuentes.
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Speaking their language: High school senior Lourdes Anderson connects with Perham’s growing population of Spanish-speaking youth
May 15, 2017 - 11:18am
18-year-old hurt in rollover near Staples
May 15, 2017 - 8:57am
Motorcyclist injured in rear-end accident
May 15, 2017 - 8:49am
May 12, 2017
'A school of color'
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 11, 2017
Perham-Dent School Board members were in good spirits as they 'dug in' at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Perham High School on Wednesday, breaking out into laughter after a gust of wind caught them off guard and blew dirt up into their faces.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Ushering in ‘a new era in education’: Ground is officially broken on the new Perham High School
May 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
May 10, 2017
Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to the north
May 10, 2017 - 10:18am
May 9, 2017
Lifelong Perham resident Brad Schmidt was chosen Monday to fill the city council vacancy that was created by the passing of Councilor Harriet Mattfeld. Schmidt will be sworn in during a special council meeting on May 31. Vicki Gerdes/Forum News Service
Perham council vacancy filled; Brad Schmidt to be sworn in May 31
May 9, 2017 - 11:12am
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Minnesota veteran who died by suicide to be honored through WDAY Honor Flight
May 9, 2017 - 10:38am
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
Dump truck box hits power lines near New York Mills
May 9, 2017 - 10:09am
Intoxicated Dent man falls, breaks leg on way home from bar
May 9, 2017 - 10:08am
Young Dent girl grabbed by throat
May 9, 2017 - 10:06am
Vehicle lands in Pleasant Lake north of Underwood
May 9, 2017 - 10:03am
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
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