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Perham High School

April 23, 2015
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Patrick Sundberg, a 1998 Perham-Dent graduate, started Jack Pine Brewery in 2012.
Where are they now? Rolling out the barrel: Perham grad finds career in beer
April 23, 2015 - 1:29pm
April 9, 2015
Science Research students finish season at state
April 9, 2015 - 11:40am
April 3, 2015
Submitted Photo Cory Hepola will be re-turning to Minnesota from Houston, Texas as the KARE 11 News Sunrise Anchor.
Perham grad, Hepola, returning to Minnesota
April 3, 2015 - 11:24am
‘A Touch of Kenny’: Top-rated Kenny Rogers tribute coming to Perham
April 3, 2015 - 11:16am
March 19, 2015
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Instructor Roxanne Swisher will lead qi gong classes in the area and is set to hold her first ever classes in Perham as part of the Community Ed program.
Community Ed adds qi gong
March 19, 2015 - 12:42pm
March 18, 2015
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As the East Otter Tail County’s Relay for Life “Dancing with the Stars” fundraiser nears, the event’s dancers gave up their Saturday morning to put in extra practice time. Pictured from left to right are: Jeff Fritz and Brianna Alley; Chuck Hofius and Mia Jewell; and Pat Meyer and Tristan Watchorn.
Dancers to ‘star’ in Relay fundraiser
March 18, 2015 - 4:00pm
March 5, 2015
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Marlee Helmeke, a 2011 Perham High School graduate, has received a full-tuition scholarship to the University of Minnesota Medical School in Duluth.
Hard work pays off: 2011 PHS grad receives full med school scholarship
March 5, 2015 - 4:10pm
December 31, 2014
Submitted photo Perham’s Close-Up group participants include, front row, left to right: Paityn Lund, Michaela Sonntag and Amelia Potrament. Back row: Carolynn Baardsen, Brianna Alley, Rachel Newville, Emily Holzer and Sydney Biksen. Not pictured are Lauren Anderson, parent/advisor Darren Newville, and Close-Up Advisor Shelley Bunkowske.
Close-Up group preps for trip to Washington, D.C.
December 31, 2014 - 12:22pm
December 5, 2014
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Luke Winterfeldt, left, a 2010 Perham graduate, was named “Sailor of the Day” on the U.S.S. Carl Vinson for his professional performance and integrity. Here, he is seen with Captain Karl Thomas, the Vinson’s Commanding Officer.
Perham grad named ‘Sailor of the Day’ on Navy vessel
December 5, 2014 - 11:39am
May 7, 2014
Emergency personnel from the Perham fire, police and EMS departments were on the scene of a mock crash outside of Perham High School last Thursday, along with a member of the Minnesota State Patrol and a Life Flight helicopter out of Fargo, N.D. Several students volunteered to play ‘victims’ of the crash, while their peers looked on.
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Putting the brakes on drinking and driving
May 7, 2014 - 4:17pm
April 10, 2014
Perham’s Science Research Team competed at the State Science and Engineering Fair in Bloomington, Minn. Jay Klatt, Paul Schoeneburg-er, Kanyon Edvall, Michael Thompson, Maria Lorenson and Curtis Swanson (not in group photo) presented their projects for judging.
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Science Research Team impresses at State
April 10, 2014 - 1:57pm
March 27, 2014
PHS class scheduling will change next year
March 27, 2014 - 3:50pm
June 7, 2013
On a nice day just a week before school let out for the summer, nine pre-calculus students took to the street to draw a giant Unit Circle in chalk as a part of their trigonometry unit. The students included, left to right: Troy Tellinghuisen, Jayden Cullen, Ben Sullivan, Hannah Honrud, Kayla Hodgen, Analea Erickson, Montana Osterman, Alyssa Studer and Dan Ingebrand.
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Taking a concept outside the classroom
June 7, 2013 - 12:56pm
May 30, 2013
Vandals broke two windows out of a doorway and spray-painted graffiti on an exterior area of the school on Wednesday. Police believe the vandalism is separate from a senior prank that happened at the school that same morning.
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UPDATED: Perham High School vandalized
May 30, 2013 - 1:45pm
May 17, 2013
Perham Rotary Peace Pole dedication
May 17, 2013 - 12:18pm