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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Norwegians are better off staying in Norway
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
December 28, 2013
'A remarkable young man': Basketball player who collapsed on court hopes to become teacher, coach
EDITOR’S NOTE: As a new year begins, The Forum is checking back on former subjects of stories who’ve made us cry, smile, laugh – or all...
December 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
April 21, 2011
For The Love of The Game
This isn't a story about the Polar League. But in a round about way it is. This isn't a story about a school in North Eastern Minnesota. But...
April 21, 2011 - 3:19pm
March 19, 2011
Perham to make first ever state tournament appearance
MOORHEAD--Perham pride and Jacket fever rippled through Concordia College's Memorial Auditorium as the Yellowjackets boys basketball team (28-1)...
March 19, 2011 - 4:12am
March 9, 2011
Gabbard transferred to rehab facility in St. Paul
As Zach Gabbard continues to make "significant strides" in his recovery, according to a March 3 hospital release, a small town in Michigan mourns the loss of a teammate in conditions all-too-similar to Gabbard's. Sixteen-year-old Wes Leonard of Fennville, Mich. collapsed after making...
March 9, 2011 - 3:00pm
March 3, 2011
Gabbard continuing recovery, could be transferred to rehab facility soon
Zach Gabbard is making "significant strides" in his recovery at the University of Minnesota Medical Center at Fairview, hospital officials said...
March 3, 2011 - 1:18pm
March 2, 2011
"The most overwhelming thing I've seen in my life:" Gabbard benefit raises $67,000
Perham junior Zach Gabbard, still hospitalized but improving, was concerned. According to a post on his CaringBridge website, Gabbard was "very...
March 2, 2011 - 3:00pm
February 28, 2011
$67,000 raised at Zach Gabbard fundraiser
Over 1,110 people attended a fundraising event for hospitalized Perham boys basketball player Zach Gabbard on Sunday at Mulligan's Pub. WDAY-TV reported that $67,000 was raised for Gabbard in a little over five hours on Sunday. Gabbard collapsed during a basketball game on Jan.
February 28, 2011 - 8:35am
February 25, 2011
Doctors believe respiratory illness behind Gabbard's collapse
A respiratory illness may be the cause of Zach Gabbard's Jan. 20 collapse during a basketball game in Glyndon, Minn. Gabbard, 17, collapsed while playing for his Perham High School team. On his CaringBridge website Thursday, his family said doctors believe a respiratory infection...
February 25, 2011 - 8:52am
February 16, 2011
Gabbard's story inspires both on and off the court
It's difficult to go anywhere in Perham without seeing a One Clap for Zach T-shirt. It's also becoming more difficult to go anywhere in the...
February 16, 2011 - 3:00pm
February 12, 2011
Gabbard undergoes surgery to remove heart clot
Zach Gabbard, the Perham junior basketball player who collapsed on the court Jan. 20 during a game in Glyndon, Minn. is back on a ventilator at a Minneapolis hospital. Gabbard's breathing tube was taken out for the first time on Thursday, according to a post on Thursday on the CaringBridge...
February 12, 2011 - 9:11pm
February 5, 2011
Doctors close chest of Perham's Gabbard
Doctors were able to close the chest of Perham junior basketball player Zach Gabbard following multiple surgeries, according to his page on the CaringBridge website. Gabbard collapsed during a game Jan. 20 at Glyndon, Minn. He is currently at Sanford Health in Fargo. "After two...
February 5, 2011 - 12:27am
February 4, 2011
$1,443.17 raised in two minutes at NY Mills Zach Gabbard Night
Over 700 people attended last night's Park Region Conference match-up between the New York Mills Eagles and the Bertha-Hewitt Bears' boys basketball...
February 4, 2011 - 10:13am
February 3, 2011
DGF Perham makeup game to be held at Concordia
Thanks to the efforts of Dave Klug at Concordia College, in Moorhead, the Cobbers will host the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton versus Perham boys makeup game at 7 p.m., at Concordia on Friday, Feb. 25.
February 3, 2011 - 10:41am
February 2, 2011
One game at a time
The combined nature of heavy and hopeful Perham hearts was bolstered by sincere empathy from the West Central Area team and fans during and after...
February 2, 2011 - 12:01pm
Benefit event scheduled for Zach Gabbard
A benefit event is scheduled for a Perham basketball player who collapsed during a game Jan. 20 and is now recovering from open heart surgery. The spaghetti feed, silent auction and gun raffle for 17-year-old Zach Gabbard will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 27 at Mulligan's...
February 2, 2011 - 9:02am