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February 17, 2017
Heart of the Lakes Elementary teacher Tracy Hein welcomed family to a book publishing event to celebrate her students’ book, “Poems for Each Season.” Nearly all of the authors were on hand to receive a copy of the book, and one copy was presented to HOTL librarian Heidi Swenson. Debbie Irmen/FOCUS
'21 fabulous authors': Perham elementary students pen poetry book
February 17, 2017 - 7:30am
February 16, 2017
Missing Dent teen found
February 16, 2017 - 9:22am
Perham Living's 2017 Valentine Royalty were crowned in a special ceremony on Feb. 9. They are, from left to right: Willis and Evelyn Mollins, Henry and Gladys Ramus, and Bernie Nundahl and Lucy Brasel.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
February 16, 2017 - 7:30am
February 13, 2017
GBB: Perham rebounds from loss with home victory
February 13, 2017 - 10:05pm
Perham Living's new Valentine Royalty for 2017 were crowned in a special ceremony on Feb. 9. They are, from left to right: Willis and Evelyn Mollins, Henry and Gladys Ramus, and Bernie Nundahl and Lucy Brasel.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
February 13, 2017 - 9:50am
February 11, 2017
Perham's Carter Cresap cuts into the lane around Eden Valley/Watkins Blaine Fodstad in the first half. Jason Groth/FOCUS
BBB: Yellowjackets take down state-ranked Eagles
February 11, 2017 - 3:37pm
Perham's Janie Wunderlich cuts to the basket and hits the layup for the Yellowjackets against Eden Valley-Watkins. Jason Groth/FOCUS
GBB: Eagles take down Yellowjackets at Winter Lakes Classic
February 11, 2017 - 11:59am
February 10, 2017
Perham's Janie Wunderlich drives to the basket for two of her game high 24 points, helping Perham to a 59-51 victory over Hawley. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Perham girls earn road win over Hawley
February 10, 2017 - 11:17pm
Wayne and Pearl Romann have been ‘dancing through life’ together for the past 68 years. The couple met at an old dance hall outside of Perham when Pearl was just 17 years old, and Wayne was 23. Pearl says she realized "just about right away" that Wayne was the one for her, and they married a year later. Their shared love of dancing has continued through the years, and they still regularly go out dancing together.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
February 10, 2017 - 8:32am
February 9, 2017
Perham's Jenson Beachy uses the left hand for two of his game high of 23 points in Perham's 83-39 victory over Frazee. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Yellowjacket boys roll past Frazee
February 9, 2017 - 9:59pm
The Perham Yellowjacket Middle School wrestling team celebrates its win at the Brainerd Warriors Middle School Tournament. Participants were, front row, laying, left to right: Rowdie Lindquist, Dominic Gottwalt, Ezekial Pechtel, James Ard, Hudson Hackel, Levi Kruzel and Rorey Lindquist. Back row: Seth Johnson, Patrick Pechtel, Brandon O'Hara, Colton Hackel, Blake Lorentz, Gareth Covington, Jakob McCleary, Brian Ramos and Braylon Rach. Submitted photo
Perham youth wrestlers take Brainerd Warrior Middle School Tournament
February 9, 2017 - 2:35pm
February 7, 2017
Perham's Jonathan Staebler tries to roll over Fergus Falls' Dustin Portales for the fall. Staebler eventually earned the fall win, helping Perham cruise to a 75-0 win over Fergus Falls. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Perham grapplers roll in home finale
February 7, 2017 - 10:34pm
Yellowjacket girls complete regular season sweep of Frazee
February 7, 2017 - 9:19pm
February 6, 2017
Perham's Jack Fudge controls Frazee's Caden Heimenz early in their match at 126. Fudge picked up a 4-1 decision win, helping Perham to the 34-21 victory over St. Michael-Albertville. Jason Groth/FOCUS
A big night of wrestling in Perham
February 6, 2017 - 1:36pm
February 4, 2017
Perham's Jenson Beachy gets ready to drive to the basket against Breckenridge. Beachy finished with 22 points to reach the 1,000 point mark and become the boys basketball program's all-time leading scorer. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Beachy leads Perham to win, becomes all-time leading scorer
February 4, 2017 - 11:47am