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Perham Health hosts Just For Women event Oct. 17
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
Motorcycles crash north of Clitherall
High School Construction Update
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
DGF outlasts Perham on the gridiron
Yellowjackets respond with road sweep of Frazee
Yellowjackets fall to defending champs
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Carl F. Bjelland
Mary Lu Thomas
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
New agent to join Jack Chivers Realty Group
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
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
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Your letters - Oct. 5 edition
Roundabouts save lives
This is one gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Perham Center for the Arts presents Neil Diamond Tribute Show
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
August 29, 2017
P.J. Fleck wants you to notice Minnesota football
MINNEAPOLIS - If you are less demented than some of us and follow college football only cursorily, you might have gone decades without noticing,...
August 29, 2017 - 2:13pm
May 5, 2017
Veteran journalist Quam named editor of Focus
Veteran journalist Paula Quam has been named editor of the Perham Focus. Quam, who grew up in Glyndon, Minn., began her journalism education...
May 5, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 1, 2017
9-hole golf course in Detroit Lakes closes for good
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Detroit Lakes is losing a golfing fixture of nearly 60 years in the permanent closing of Ironman Golf Course and the...
May 1, 2017 - 8:45am
March 17, 2017
Full Metal Jackets show what their bot's got
Perham High School's robotics team has just wrapped up another season, and its leaders say the young team is showing progress and promise as...
March 17, 2017 - 7:30am
November 15, 2016
Kjelshus signs on to run at MSU-M
The growing Minnesota State University Moorhead cross country running program has found a lot of success recruiting from one Minnesota's premier...
November 15, 2016 - 3:27pm
August 25, 2016
Third annual Never Give Up 5K coming to Frazee
Suicide can leave an enormous impact on families and communities. The Never.Give.Up. organization was established to raise money for suicide prevention and awareness education, and to support those who suffer. The group was started following the suicide of Peggy Havnes' 16-year-old...
August 25, 2016 - 2:35pm
Longtime Pelican Rapids football coach dies
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn.—Former Pelican Rapids football coach Al Siegle died on Monday at the age of 82. Siegle was the Pelican Rapids football coach for 22 years and for five years at Bertha-Hewitt. He was inducted into the Minnesota Football Coaches Hall of Fame in 1990. Siegle...
August 25, 2015 - 5:15pm
May 21, 2015
VIDEO: Beyond the Game: NDSU track standout and Perham native Maddie Van Beek
(WDAY TV) - Maddie Van Beek is one of the quiet stars of the Bison track team. The Perham native was recently named the Summit League...
May 21, 2015 - 1:01pm
March 27, 2015
Fans can buy personalized brick for plaza by new Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesotans and other fans can be a part of the new stadium site in downtown Minneapolis by purchasing a personalized brick to put in a new three-acre plaza outside the stadium. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and the Vikings launched the “Legacy Brick”...
March 27, 2015 - 11:25am
March 11, 2015
Sports highlight community involvement, teamwork
The 2014-15 athletic season has brought me several firsts; including my first Minnesota State Cross Country Championship, Heart O'Lakes basketball game and Minnesota State Wrestling Tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. In the past, I have had the opportunity...
March 11, 2015 - 2:57pm
December 4, 2014
VIDEO: Perham tops Moorhead in wrestling
Moorhead-The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team earned a narrow victory over the Moorhead Spuds in wrestling action on Tuesday, Dec. 2 in Moorhead. The...
December 4, 2014 - 11:12am
September 29, 2014
Going, going ... gone: Twins fire Gardenhire
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins announced Monday that they will replace Ron Gardenhire as manager in 2015. Gardenhire managed...
September 29, 2014 - 12:50pm
September 5, 2014
Perham shuts down Green Wave
East Grand Forks-The Perham Yellowjacket football team rolled to a 26-0 victory over the East Grand Forks Green Wave on Friday evening in East Grand Forks. Mason Malikowski started the scoring for the Yellowjackets in the second quarter with a 5-yard touchdown run. Colin Neitzke...
September 5, 2014 - 9:25pm
July 1, 2014
Minnesota 2013-14 high school top 10 stories of the year
Mahnomen football dominance continues The longest football winning streak in Minnesota belongs to Mahnomen at 28 straight games. The Indians...
July 1, 2014 - 10:22am
June 19, 2014
New York Mills native Andrea Scott named D-II head athletic trainer of the year
June 19, 2014 - 2:40pm