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New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
7 hours 57 min ago
March 23, 2017
Bobbie, left, and the Rev. Dirk Currier will be leaving Northwoods Assembly Church in Perham at the end of the month to begin a mission in Thailand. They hope to help people being trafficked, “giving names to numbers.” Debbie Irmen/Focus
To help and to heal: Perham pastor moving to Thailand to help people being trafficked
March 23, 2017 - 2:11pm
March 21, 2017
Little Remi VanCleef of Perham, sitting on mom Heather Lehman's lap at the fun fair Sunday, was all smiles and giggles as she got her face painted. Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
March 21, 2017 - 9:01am
March 20, 2017
The Backyard Store Manager Taylor Doll and the store's new full-time pet groomer, Joan Ekblad, stand in front of a grooming table inside the new in-store salon.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
March 20, 2017 - 11:19am
March 17, 2017
A Paul Lake homeowner holds part of a former lawn sprinkler system, now underwater, and points to where the beach used to be prior to the onset of rising waters, in this Perham Focus photo from 2014.  Perham Focus file photo
A new plan, and new hope, for flood relief west of Perham: Little McDonald, Kerbs, Paul and Devils lakes are working together on a permanent solution to a long-standing problem
March 17, 2017 - 11:30am
March 15, 2017
Yellowjackets and Cowboys to settle the score for the 8AA Championship
March 15, 2017 - 3:12pm
Rumors of a new sporting goods store opening in the former Thrifty White Drug store are unfounded, according to the City's Economic Development Director. Focus file photo
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
March 15, 2017 - 9:15am
March 14, 2017
Perham's Logan Richter drives the lane before dishing out an assist to Reid Moser during the second half of Perham's 60-36 victory over Warroad at Concordia-Moorhead. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Yellowjackets advance to Section 8AA Championship
March 14, 2017 - 9:55pm
March 10, 2017
St. Paul's Lutheran School in Perham plans kindergarten roundup
March 10, 2017 - 11:30am
March 9, 2017
Reid Moser and Jenson Beachy swarm Frazee's Chris Hughes during the first half of their Section 8AA first round contest. The Yellowjacket defense limited Frazee to just 27 points. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Perham rolls Frazee in 8AA opener
March 9, 2017 - 9:53pm
March 8, 2017
Winds blew over this dock on the east side of Big Pine Lake Tuesday afternoon March 7.
Winds overturn dock on Big Pine Lake
March 8, 2017 - 3:35pm
The Perham Yellowjackets finished the regular season with a 24-2 mark and an 11-1 mark in the Heart O'Lakes Conference, securing the No. 1 seed for the Section 8AA playoffs. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Yellowjackets ready for postseason, open with Frazee
March 8, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 4, 2017
Kellogg, Moser to wrestle for third place
March 4, 2017 - 2:08pm
This bridge crossing the Otter Tail River just north of Perham, on County State Aid Highway 8, has a sufficiency rating of 58.4 percent and has been deemed structurally insufficient.   Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Bridge work: Report shows 10 bridges in Otter Tail County are 'structurally deficient'; that's better than average
March 4, 2017 - 9:00am
March 3, 2017
Perham holds off Pequot Lakes in regular season finale
March 3, 2017 - 10:34pm
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