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One person injured in Rothsay area accident
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Carving out character
Purchasing a police pooch
Perham man taken to hospital after semi blows over
Late rallies lift Bemidji over Buzz
Perham rallies past EGF in Sub-State 14 opener
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Buzz close out season with sweep
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
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
Can you be charged for window tint for vehicle purchased at dealer?
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
Letter: Desert Eagle
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
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
May 28, 2017
Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
An awards luncheon was held May 17 for members of the community who won Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners awards. The luncheon was held at...
May 28, 2017 - 10:18am
May 24, 2017
Vehicle lands in ditch, man injured near Perham
Sheriff deputies reported that a driver lost control of his vehicle which entered a ditch at the intersection of Highway 13 and 500th Street, north of Perham and north of Big Pine Lake. The driver swerved to avoid hitting a deer on May 9. His injuries were minor, according to sheriff...
May 24, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 23, 2017
County government, museum help in planning for county anniversary
Otter Tail County, in partnership with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, is forming a Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee charged...
May 23, 2017 - 4:50pm
Advanced care planning informational meeting slated for May 25
Perham Health and Perham Community Education are hosting an informational meeting on advance care planning to help you and your family be ready in case of a major illness or injury. Advance care planning is an opportunity to think about what's important to you - how your values and...
May 23, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 22, 2017
Perham Rotary Club partners with American Red Cross to host blood drive
Perham Rotary Club will host a community blood drive with the American Red Cross on Monday, June 12 from 1 to 7 p.m. and Tuesday, June 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church, 619 3rd Ave. SW, Perham. "Perham Rotary Club is committed to strengthening our community...
May 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 15, 2017
Community loses ‘an amazing woman’: Tanya Sazama passes away
The community lost a beloved member on Saturday, with the passing of Tanya Sazama. About 14 months after receiving a devastating diagnosis of...
May 15, 2017 - 3:17pm
May 13, 2017
Weekly police report
May 1 • Report of vandalism to public park. • Issued verbal warning for speed. • Perham merchant reported gas drive-off. • Stood by during property exchange. • Responded to Perham business for burglary alarm; cleared and secured building. May 2 • Assisted Perham Fire Department....
May 13, 2017 - 8:15am
May 10, 2017
PHS groundbreaking is today at 4 p.m.
After a year of designing and planning, the Perham-Dent School District has reached a historic moment. The district will host a groundbreaking...
May 10, 2017 - 9:59am
May 9, 2017
Boys & Girls Clubs celebrate growth, success
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites attests. Last...
May 9, 2017 - 10:26am
May 8, 2017
Don't be scared, be prepared: Tick season is here
The height of tick season has arrived, and Perham area residents will want to be aware of how to protect themselves and their pets from contracting...
May 8, 2017 - 8:57am
May 7, 2017
Richville Senior Center 1 p.m. Tuesday April 25 Whist winners: 1st- Frank Vogel, 2nd- Harold Sunstrom, 3rd- Anonymous; Door prize: Edie Swigert 1 p.m. Thursday April 27 Cribbage winners: 1st- Marlene Curtis, 2nd- Melvin McGowan, 3rd- Bev Sherman; Door prize: Sis Hanson 9 a.m. - 3...
May 7, 2017 - 10:18am
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
April 26, 2017
Chamber Choice recognizes Perham's outstanding residents
After years of being turned down, the Chamber Choice Committee made a surprise induction into the Perham Hall of Fame Thursday night. In years...
April 26, 2017 - 4:30pm
April 24, 2017
Always together in life, husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart in Detroit Lakes
John and Anne Alexander were always together after 64 years of marriage, rarely doing anything without their spouse at their side. "They were...
April 24, 2017 - 9:52am
April 17, 2017
Skills with fake gills: Dent brothers to showcase their fish decoys at The Gathering
Two local anglers will be looking to continue their fish decoy success at next weekend's 20th annual Gathering planned at the Perham Area Community...
April 17, 2017 - 8:50am