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Heroes of Cell Block OTC
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Pete Marjamaa poses for a portrait in the PACC on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. (Carter Jones / FOCUS)
1 in 3,000: Peter Marjamaa helps keep Perham 'firefighter fit'
January 18, 2019 - 6:27am
Perham Area calendar
January 17, 2019 - 11:25am
At the heart of the matter: Perham businesses asked to 'paint the town red' for Giving Hearts Day
January 17, 2019 - 8:24am
Perham Police Report
January 17, 2019 - 8:23am
Rescuers Jacob Payson, second from left, and Cameron Hanson, who saved a life at Wall Lake on Dec. 6, 2018, received recognition at the county board meeting on Jan. 8. At left is Fergus Falls Fire Chief Ryan Muchow and at right is County Sheriff Barry Fitzgibbons.
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Rescuers honored by fire department, sheriff office
January 17, 2019 - 8:22am
Perham's Kyle Swenson leads the way for the Yellowjackets in the 100 butterfly during their meet with Park Rapids Area. Vance Carlson/Forum News Service
Perham swimming has strong showings in Park Rapids and Bemidji
January 16, 2019 - 3:11pm
Back Row left to right:  Molly Pearson, Haven Roth, Evan Kovash, Easton Stewart, Trisha Crews, Aspen Thiel, Ben Hoppe, Jackson Brown.
Front Row left to right:  Owen Nelson, Jaxon Bain, Alex Nash, Lavonne Lindberg, Jack Birkeland
Photo courtesy of Prairie Wind Middle School
Jaxon Bain wins the Prairie Wind Middle School National Geographic GeoBee
January 16, 2019 - 3:10pm
Sheriff news:Three thefts take place near Battle Lake, Mills, Perham
January 16, 2019 - 3:09pm
Perham's Finn Diggins drives to the basket for two of his game-high 21 points as Perham defeated Hawley 81-61 in Hawley on Jan. 15. Jason Groth/FOCUS play button
Perham wins battle of HOL rivals
January 16, 2019 - 11:16am
R.C. Drews | Daily journal Return to sender: Law enforcement evacuates the Federal Courthouse in Fergus Falls after a threatening letter arrived Dec. 27, 2018
Sender of threatening letter to Fergus Falls courthouse in custody
January 15, 2019 - 5:22pm
New Perham School Board members sworn in, graduation date pulled away from Memorial weekend
January 15, 2019 - 3:15pm
City Manager Jonathan Smith swears in Council Member Fred Lehmkuhl, Mayor  Timothy Meehl and Council Member Brad Schmidt during the council's monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. (Carter Jones / FOCUS)
Perham Mayor, City Council members sworn in
January 15, 2019 - 3:14pm
Jason Miller is moving from his position of Publisher of the Perham Focus and Wadena Pioneer Journal to be Director of Integrated Media Operations for Forum Communications Co. (file photo)
Perham Focus publisher moves on with FCC position, former publisher back with expanded role
January 15, 2019 - 3:13pm
Perham High School graduate Bob Wilkowski's 82-yard punt from 1961 was just recently entered into the Minnesota State High School League record books. Illustration by Troy Becker / The Forum
An 82-yard punt from 1961 has finally made its way into the Minnesota high school record books for Perham graduate
January 16, 2019 - 11:05am

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Shearer's Foods is planning to invest more than $8 million in their Perham facility. Brian Hansel/FOCUS

Shearer’s Foods, LLC, announced Wednesday its long-term growth plans to invest $8 million in its Perham manufacturing facility.  

This investment will allow the company to improve its operational ...

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