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Perham Police Reports
DL native hopes to win the governorship
Tri-County EMS offers free Stop the Bleed kits
Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Keeping yourself - and your car - safe during the winter driving season
Mulcahy named new head baseball coach
Fischer moves on to state
Prowlers control final period for section victory over DL
Lakers get early goal but fall to Otters in season opener
DL girls hockey starts with a boost of positive attitude
James Edward Bistrum
Esther Helen Johnson
Marie Ann Malikowski
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Payson Leaving Lakes Region Arts Council
Porath named Perham-Dent Teacher of the Year
Perham Community Play Children of Eden runs November 16-19
From high school to 'hub'
New Perham dog park to celebrate grrrrrand opening
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
Deer hunting time to tell tales
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
Left turns and intersection etiquette
Perham area calendar
Right on target: Perham Sportsman’s Club keeps growing
Concordia Cultural Events presents Offutt Brass
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Huus ends Yellowjacket golf career at state
Gopher coach announces scholarship for Perham athlete
Perham High School
Full Metal Jackets show what their bot's got
Perham High School's robotics team has just wrapped up another season, and its leaders say the young team is showing progress and promise as...
March 17, 2017 - 7:30am
February 24, 2017
Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School students competed in the Western Regional Science Fair in Crookston Feb. 11, which earned one...
February 24, 2017 - 11:30am
February 16, 2017
Missing Dent teen found
A missing teenager last seen Jan. 27, leaving Perham High School, has been found safe, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Sixteen-year-old...
February 16, 2017 - 9:22am
February 10, 2017
PHS choir chosen for highest state honor: Group to perform for music educators Feb. 16
The Perham High School Concert Choir will be performing at the Minnesota Music Educator's Association Convention in Minneapolis. This is the...
February 10, 2017 - 11:30am
January 31, 2017
Kovar has a heart for hunger
Annika Kovar, a sophomore at Perham High School, has organized a Hearts for Hunger Food Drive during February for students at Heart of the Lakes...
January 31, 2017 - 4:20pm
January 30, 2017
Christenson, Strand reign over Perham's SnoBall week
Perham High School students selected Noah Christenson and Olivia Strand to reign over SnoBall week activities in a vote held prior to Sunday's...
January 30, 2017 - 10:18pm
Christensen, Strand reign over Perham’s SnoBall week
Perham High School students selected Noah Christensen and Olivia Strand to reign over SnoBall week activities in a vote held prior to Sunday’s coronation at the high school auditorium. Christensen is the son of Dan and Sally Christensen and Strand is the daughter of Julie and Lee...
January 30, 2017 - 4:57pm
January 20, 2017
Playing by ear: Perham grad found a passion for the piano while stationed overseas
Perham High School graduate Kurt Weber has been playing the piano since he was a child, but it wasn't until he was all grown up and halfway around...
January 20, 2017 - 7:30am
January 19, 2017
Perham-Dent High School announces SnoBall coronation, festivities
Coronation of the king and queen of Perham High School's SnoBall festivities is planned at 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29, at the high school auditorium. The event kicks off a week of activities, culminating with a dance on Feb. 4. This year's royal court is: Seniors: Mattie Scheidecker,...
January 19, 2017 - 1:25pm
January 12, 2017
An inside look at the new Perham High School: Renderings of the great hall released
The Perham-Dent School District is unclear yet when the shovel will hit the ground on the new high school, but much of the planning work is coming...
January 12, 2017 - 9:13am
December 2, 2016
Former Perham band teacher composes music for off-Broadway musical
Sitting at his grand piano, located in a place of prominence just inside the front door of his home, Larry Wankel wrote the music for 19 songs...
December 2, 2016 - 7:30am
November 17, 2016
Perham student selected to perform with the band at National FFA convention
Perham High School student Morgan Hanson was in the spotlight at this year's National FFA Convention. She was one of just five students from...
November 17, 2016 - 11:30am
November 11, 2016
Perham students learn how to snag a job after graduation
A new career unit is giving Perham High School seniors an important lesson in after-school life. Students in Amy Braukmann's 12th grade English...
November 11, 2016 - 7:30am
October 25, 2016
An American in China: Perham grad Ted Meinhover talks about his job as a diplomat at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing
The last time the Focus checked in with Ted Meinhover, he was on his way to Beijing, China, to work as a foreign diplomat for the U.S. That was...
October 25, 2016 - 11:14am
October 13, 2016
Share stories of Perham High school days for keepsake magazine
What do you recall from your school days in Perham? This year marks the 100th anniversary of the building you know as the high school and the Focus is planning a keepsake magazine to collect some of those memories. The magazine will include features on local graduates, a lot of history...
October 13, 2016 - 5:22pm