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October 5, 2018
American Legion post no. 148 Commander Ronald Bjelland readies the flags for the burning ceremony at St. Henry's Thursday afternoon. Kaysey Price / Forum News Service
VFW hosts annual flag burning ceremony at St. Henry's school
October 5, 2018 - 5:28pm
December 22, 2017
Second grade winners in the VFW Americanism contest were:
Kaiya Novotny, first place; Ethan Pazdernick, second place; and 
Duke Nordquist, third place. (submitted photo).
VFW Americanism Contest
December 22, 2017 - 3:14pm
December 3, 2017
Winners of the VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship contest with representatives of the Perham VFW. From Left to right: Ellen Lampton (VFW Auxiliary President), Madelyn Tangen (1st place winner), Gary Menz (VFW member), Megan Pettow (2nd place winner). (submitted photo).
VFW Voice of Democracy Essay Winners
December 3, 2017 - 10:18am
June 2, 2017
The Perham VFW carried out the traditional flag folding ceremony at Monday's Memorial Day service, held in the Prairie Winds Middle School gym. Kaysey Price/Perham Focus
Remembering our area's heroes
June 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 25, 2017
Perham area Memorial Day programs
May 25, 2017 - 8:56am
May 28, 2015
Eric Hendrickx/FOCUS
Photos of area veterans who have passed away, as well as members of the VFW Ladies’ Auxiliary, are being added to ceiling tiles in the New York Mills VFW as a memorial project.
Mills VFW features ceiling photo overlays
May 28, 2015 - 10:06am
VFW: Bemidji edges Stingers for state berth
July 28, 2014 - 9:40am
July 26, 2014
One-loss Stingers advance to District title game versus Bemidji
July 26, 2014 - 10:19pm
July 10, 2014
Andy Hanson slides safely into home during Perham's seven-run second inning of game one at Krueger Field Wednesday. Robert Williams/FOCUS
D-G-F sweeps Stingers in Perham
July 10, 2014 - 9:35am
July 29, 2013
The Perham Stingers celebrate the District 9 championship and a state berth Sunday at Krueger Field after defeating Fergus Falls.
Robert Williams/FOCUS
VFW: Stingers earn state tournament berth
July 29, 2013 - 11:29am
July 26, 2013
Nathan Currier slides head first into home scoring Perham's second run in a 4-2 victory over top-seeded East Grand Forks. 
Robert Williams/FOCUS
VFW: Strong pitching leads Stingers to semifinals
July 26, 2013 - 4:22pm
May 6, 2010
As the World War II and Korean War era veterans pass on, it is the Vietnam era veterans who are most numerous in the VFW ranks.  Two New York Mills VFW Post members, Mike Kawlewski, left; and Jerry Anderson, right; are pictured with visiting state VFW dignitary Steven Van Bergen who presented the Post with a 75th anniversary "Diamond Jubilee" award.
A 'Diamond Jubilee' for VFW Post 3289
May 6, 2010 - 11:47am
April 29, 2009
V.F.W. prepares for Vietnam Memorial Wall, June 4-7
April 29, 2009 - 3:46pm
March 18, 2009
Ardner Anderson, left, first came up with the idea to bring  the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall -  a replica of the Vietnam memorial - to New York Mills in June. Representing the project here are four members from a larger committee working on raising the roughly $20,000 needed to bring the wall to Mills. Pictured here are, clockwise from lower left, Anderson, Chris Underdahl, Arles Kumpula, and Billy Ayers.
V.F.W. to bring Vietnam Wall to Mills
March 18, 2009 - 2:00pm