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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
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