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Mac Tobkin: A founding farmer of Perham
Victory Estates not a done deal yet
Task force proposes new high school: Additions at middle, elementary schools also recommended
Working up to it: Haitian man hopes his temporary job in Perham will help him land a permanent job back home
Special to the Perham Focus: Get to know your candidates
Perham advances with win over Barnesville
Yellowjackets sweep Section 8A Cross Country Championships
Yellowjackets cruise in playoff opener
Perham runners gearing up for Sections
Perham earns No. 1 seed
VIOLET ESTER LOERZEL
J. DAVID MCJUNKIN
LETTY MAE (MCGOWAN) SHASKY
VIOLET ESTER LOERZEL
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Fall Home Magazine
Perham Oasis to open ahead of schedule
All in All in Frazee set to open in style
Baking up a new business: Prospective owner seeks community support to bring a bakery back to downtown Perham
'Everywhere is beautiful’: Ukrainian man is enjoying his time in the Perham area as part of Global Workforce program
Expansion nearly complete at resource recovery facility
VIDEO: Gourd almighty! Ottertail's Pumpkin Festival
The PACC celebrates 25 years
Ottertail’s 14th annual Pumpkin Festival
A festival to fall for: Perham’s Harvest Fest will offer fun for families, this Saturday
Sit, Stay, SMILE!
August 4, 2011
East Otter Tail Fair
East Otter Tail Fair was held July 21-24 on the 32-acre fairgrounds located on County Road 8 in the heart of Perham. This is a traditional county...
August 4, 2011 - 11:17am
August 3, 2011
Relay for Life 2011
East Otter Tail County's Relay For Life celebration began July 8 at Perham High School. This American Cancer Society signature event featureed...
August 3, 2011 - 2:51pm
June 10, 2011
Dog Expo at the Perham Fair Grounds
The second annual Dog Expo will be held Thursday, June 23 from 5-9 p.m. at the Perham Fair Grounds. Registration for the dog parade will take...
June 10, 2011 - 1:35pm
Ronald McDonald House Benefit RIDE Saturday, June11
The 10th Annual Ronald McDonald House Benefit RIDE will be held Saturday, June 11. The ride leaves at noon sharp, rain or shine, from the New...
May 10, 2011 - 4:00pm
Turtles races in Perham June through August
In the summer, Wednesdays in Perham mean one thing: turtle races. It's on those days when locals, tourists and visitors from throughout the...
May 10, 2011 - 2:57pm
April 20, 2011
The Buzz Around Town is in Perham April 29-30
Buzz in for shopping, food and fun in Perham from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30. Sign up to win $600 in prizes...
April 20, 2011 - 11:53am
April 1, 2011
Meal packing project April 28 to May 1
The Highway 10 PACC-Off will be held Thursday, April 28 to May 1 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. The Feed My Starving...
April 1, 2011 - 1:41pm
February 17, 2011
Spring collectible show coming to the PACC
National Fish Decoy Associations National Sporting and Collectable Show will be held April 16-17 at the Perham Area Community Center (PACC)....
February 17, 2011 - 3:38pm
Brewers festival on tap for March 25
Perham Area Home Brewers Festival will be held March 25 from 7-10 p.m. at The Cactus Restaurant in Perham. Brewers will be on hand to showcase their beer and wine. Appetizers, wine samples and silent auction will be available. Tickets may be purchased at Make Me Wine, the Perham Area...
February 17, 2011 - 3:04pm
January 19, 2011
Feb. 12 is Chocolate Saturday in Perham
Participating Perham businesses will be handing out free chocolate treats to customers on Saturday, Feb. 12. Plus, shoppers can register to win prizes!
January 19, 2011 - 2:22pm
Prepare to be chilled: Freeze Fest 2011
On Feb. 10-13, a variety of events will be held including a broomball tournament, sno-golf, pancake breakfast, 5K race, ice fishing tournament...
January 19, 2011 - 12:14pm
December 1, 2010
Tree Festival brings holiday spirit and cheer to NY Mills
More than 30 wreaths and Christmas trees illuminated the City Hall Ballroom for the opening of the 13th Annual Tree Festival on Nov. 26. Students from the New York Mills elementary school decorated the ballroom with handmade snowflakes and hung them from the ceiling. A "Candy Land"...
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December 1, 2010 - 3:00pm
November 24, 2010
Starting at the Top
The annual Christmas kick-off in Perham is near. Santa's Christmas Trees of Perham gets the big tree ready for lighting on Friday, Nov. 26.
November 24, 2010 - 2:42pm
August 10, 2010
R.O.L.A. Days, 'Rip Roarin' fun
Minnesotans are known for being practical, grounded people. Garrison Keillor usually attributes it to the harsh realities of winter. So it...
August 10, 2010 - 12:24pm
August 4, 2010
Mills Corn Feed and Puppet Pageant Aug. 13
It's time for that time-honored New York Mills tradition where city and country folks converge on Central Park for an afternoon of fresh, free...
August 4, 2010 - 12:09pm