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January 10, 2019
A Perham Police car as seen on Jan. 8, 2019. (Carter Jones / Focus)
DWIs declining in Perham while overall police response increased
January 10, 2019 - 5:51am
December 31, 2018
Frazee man charged with domestic assault by strangulation
December 31, 2018 - 10:31am
December 27, 2018
Emmy (Matz) Rosen was escorted into the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium by Ty Moser Sunday to receive an honorary diploma. The  102-year-old had to leave school after completing the eighth grade because transportation was not available. Both of her children earned college degrees. Brian Hansel/FOCUS
A look back at 2018: Perham's biggest stories of the year
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
December 14, 2018
Veronica Marpoe's husband Jeremy built the farmhouse table that's a centerpiece of the store.“It feels so good to have our pieces in someone’s home,” Veronica said. (Carter Jones / Perham Focus)
North Pines Market merges retail with crafty classes
December 14, 2018 - 8:00am
December 13, 2018
The Grinch, The Cat in the Hat and Frosty the Snowman were three of the characters taking photos with kids at last year's Santa Truck stop in Perham. (Submitted Photo)
Between now and Christmas, there's plenty to do in Perham
December 13, 2018 - 7:48am
December 12, 2018
Propane furnace explosion sends rural DL man to burn center, destroys home
December 12, 2018 - 10:28am
December 5, 2018
Perham native Cory Hepola leaving KARE-11 TV for WCCO Radio
December 5, 2018 - 1:49pm
November 29, 2018
Megan Wells wants her new bookstore in Perham, The Willow, to be a place where like-minded people can gather and connect. (Marie Johnson / Perham Focus)
'A place where people can connect': Perham grad Megan Wells opens 'refreshing' new bookstore on Main Street
November 29, 2018 - 2:50pm
November 23, 2018
Perham's downtown district remains strong so far, even through its harsh competition of big online retailers. (Jason Miller / Focus)
The fight for your dollar: Local retail businesses take hits and strike back in the world of online shopping
November 23, 2018 - 6:06pm
November 22, 2018
The Perham Giving Tree is set up inside the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum, on West Main Street in Perham. (Marie Johnson / Perham Focus)
Pick a card, any card, from the Perham Giving Tree, make the holidays bright for a local child in need
November 22, 2018 - 6:19am
November 21, 2018
Sheriff's Report: Stolen items found, along with drugs
November 21, 2018 - 10:18am
November 15, 2018
'Bee Responsible' program at the library Thursday
November 15, 2018 - 8:23am
November 13, 2018
Detroit Lakes man dies in one-car rollover
November 13, 2018 - 11:22am
Representatives from United Community Bank (UCB), the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum (ITOW), and Honor Flight of North Dakota and Minnesota were on hand for the transfer of a $5,500 donation check from UCB to the Honor Flight program during a Veterans Day celebration at ITOW on Monday. The money was raised through a recent bake sale and "Joes for GIs" fundraiser at the bank. (Marie Johnson / Perham Focus)
Honor Flight rep speaks at ITOW Veterans Day program
November 13, 2018 - 10:53am
November 12, 2018
Ogema woman arrested for gun threat in Richwood store, 'gun' turns out to be sex toy
November 12, 2018 - 7:23pm