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Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Two injured, one critically, in three-car crash
Perham Focus offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
New York Mills author releases memoir
Prairie Wind Middle School
June 2, 2017
Remembering our area's heroes
The VFW and Auxiliary Post 4020 held a Memorial Day service Monday at Prairie Wind Middle School. Perham Mayor Tim Meehl delivered the opening...
June 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 19, 2017
Launching a new way of learning: Drones at PWMS
The Prairie Wind Middle School cafeteria was buzzing with the sound of 68 tiny propellers all whirling at once last Wednesday, as eighth grade...
May 19, 2017 - 4:39pm
May 12, 2017
'A school of color'
Perham-Dent School District administrators say there are more nonnative speakers of English in the district today than ever before. The district currently has 51 students enrolled in its ESL program (English as a Second Language), a number that has grown substantially in recent years,...
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 4, 2017
Perham public schools earn state awards for innovation
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School have received state recognition for two separate, innovative educational programs. The schools have been named 2016-2017 Star of Innovation Award recipients by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). The high...
May 4, 2017 - 11:32am
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 23, 2017
Trout in the Classroom: Perham 7th-graders get hands-on lesson on fish life cycle
Perham's seventh-grade science students are charting new waters with a project that's never been done before at Prairie Wind Middle School. The...
February 23, 2017 - 4:41pm
February 11, 2017
Prairie Wind's Lorenson advances to Regional Spelling Bee
Lily Lorenson was the top speller in the Prairie Wind Middle School spelling bee on Monday, Jan. 20. Based on a preliminary test, 27 students...
February 11, 2017 - 8:00am
January 19, 2017
Perham's Sauer wins Geo Bee
Aurora Sauer, an eighth-grade student at Prairie Wind Middle School, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee held Monday, Jan....
January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 7, 2016
Construction moves along at Perham schools
Construction projects at Perham's public schools are continuing to move along, with the district doing what it can to save money and hassle along the way. At a work session of the Perham-Dent School Board on Aug. 30, the board discussed progress on projects at the high school, middle...
September 7, 2016 - 3:22pm
Perham grad comes home to embark on new career
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 26, 2015
Writers’ conference em-phasizes styles
Last Tuesday, Prairie Wind Middle School students got a break from their daily routine for an afternoon, instead participating in a writers’...
December 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 25, 2015
Bjerke wins state award
Scott Bjerke, principal of Perham’s Prairie Wind Middle School, has been recognized by a state association for his work at the school. Bjerke was one of eight named as a 2015 regional Middle Level Principal of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals....
June 25, 2015 - 11:19am
November 8, 2013
Perham students pick some heroic pen pals
What’s your favorite food? Do you have any pets? What’s the scariest thing you’ve done? Do you miss your family? These are...
November 8, 2013 - 11:30am