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Meet your new Perham high school  Perham Focus

After many months of design planning and construction, the new Perham High School is gearing up to open its doors to the public for the first time. Administration ...



Over a Century Later, Perham High School Gets a New Beginning  KVRR

PERHAM, Minn. -- Students have walked into Perham High School as freshmen and out as graduates ready to pursue some of their greatest passions for the last ...



Grand opening for PHS set for Aug. 26  Perham Focus

Perham-Dent Public School District invites all community members to attend a grand opening for Perham High School on Sunday, Aug. 26. After several months ...



Meet your new Perham High School: The Area Learning Center  Perham Focus

The new Perham High School is another week closer to completion and opening, so we are taking time to introduce the different spaces and features of the ...



Cardinals Go 1-1 In Section 8AAA Team Wrestling; Sydney Gray Advances To State Gymnastics  Voice Of Alexandria

(Alexandria, MN) -- The President's Day edition of the Cardinal Sports Report includes post-match reaction from one of Alexandria's wrestlers that contributed to ...



Perham Senior High receives great reviews from public  Perham Focus

There was no generation gap Sunday at the new Perham Senior High Open House. The droves of visitors, both young and old, who toured the 158,000-square ...



Only weeks to go: Work on new high school coming to an end  Perham Focus

Perham Superintendent Mitch Anderson is moving later this summer and he is taking hundreds of teenagers, faculty and support staff with him. With summer ...



Jacket Manufacturing gives PHS students the chance to earn course...  Perham Focus

A new group of young worker bees is buzzing around Perham High School's Career Tech Center. The school has started a manufacturing education class that's ...



The Quarterbacks: Dragons Football Signings Scouting Overview  The Advocate

By: Griffin Nelson, nelsongr@mnstate.edu Sports Editor Griffin Nelson provides his analysis of the newest Dragon recruits who signed on for the 2019 season on ...



3. School store now open in PHS  Perham Focus

The Perham High School unveiled its latest feature earlier this month. On Dec. 10 the new school store opened in the great hall just outside the gym.



Building on the future: Perham school board gets construction...  Perham Focus

Board by board, nail by nail, Perham's new high school is beginning to take shape. Jeff Flettre, project manager with ICS Consulting for the high school ...



An 82-yard punt from 1961 has finally made its way into the Minnesota...  Perham Focus

Bob Wilkowski took a second to try to remember how old he was when asked last week. The former Perham High School football player, coach and administrator ...



Service, valor, honor: PHS Veterans Day program a patriotic ...  Perham Focus

Junior speech competitor Grace Kalina brought people to tears with her poetry performance about a WWII soldier's death and the high cost of war; the choir's ...



The countdown to go-time: School construction marks one year...  Perham Focus

A group of seventh-grade students walked the halls of the new Perham High School last week getting their first look at their future stomping grounds.



A Perham team that left its mark  Perham Focus

Several Perham High School teams have won state championships over the years but only one - the football team of 1934 - has the distinction of being referred ...



102-year-old Emmy Rosen graduates with Perham's Class of 201...  Perham Focus

The Class of 2018 will be remembered for many accomplishments, not the least of which will be graduating with one of the oldest high school graduates ...



Perham Community Musical "Aida" premieres November 16th  Perham Focus

Cast members moved swiftly to prepare costumes, microphones and set pieces during a rehearsal for the upcoming community musical "Aida." Director of the ...



From the council: Liquor licenses approved for new Perham re...  Perham Focus

The Perham City Council held a public hearing at Monday's July meeting before approving a Sunday Liquor License and an On-Sale Intoxicating Liquor License ...



Perham High School students, staff release balloons in honor...  Perham Focus

Perham High School students and staff released pink balloons this afternoon to honor the birthday of Tammy Palubicki, a beloved cook at the school who ...



A look back at 2018: Perham's biggest stories of the year  Perham Focus

New Perham High School opens up, impresses the public. The new Perham High School opened just in time for fall classes. The 158,000 ft facility was met with ...



Coming back home to the hive: Yellowjacket alumni find compelling...  Perham Focus

Perham is pretty good at taking care of its own. Whether it's Perham grads looking for work right out of high school, or alumni coming back after college to put ...



Perham Area calendar  Perham Focus

Thursday, November 15. Perham Living Annual Holiday Bazaar. Perham: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Perham Living. Vendors, complimentary cider and hot cocoa.



Perham High School students plan and prepare a fiesta  Perham Focus

Teachers Mary Karkela and Alyssa Lepp recently had their Perham High School students plan and prepare a fiesta to promote knowledge of Mexico.



Student with cerebral palsy gets a surprise from a local football team  Valley News Live

Perham's High School Football team gives a letterman's jacket to a peer who watches every game on the sidelines.



A look back at 100 years  Perham Focus

So, you think school history is boring. Does your principal/football coach give bayonet demonstrations with a broomstick on a dressmakers dummy during the ...



Yellowjacket fans love their new home court  Perham Focus

No matter how old or how young they were they all wanted to give the new Home of the Yellowjackets the green light. A Thursday night volleyball match ...



Perham students sign National Letter of Intent  Perham Focus

It was a day of celebration at Perham High School when six student-athletes announced their intentions to continue their athletic career at the next level on April ...



Perham: The Musical  Perham Focus

A musical production group venturing through Otter Tail County made a stop in Perham Saturday to hear stories near and dear to the area residents. They hope ...



From high school to 'hub'  Perham Focus

What will happen to Perham High School once it's no longer a high school? With the iconic 100-year-old building hosting its final class of graduates this year, ...



1 in 3000: Meet the everyday people that make Perham go 'ro...  Perham Focus

I am a city boy, born and raised in the suburbs of Minneapolis. My entire world changed when I took a job at the Perham Focus as the newspaper's main reporter ...



November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg...  Perham Focus

Paul Sonnenberg was overweight for most of his life. He tried different diets over the years, but those hardly ever worked. If one did work, it was never for long; ...



Perham Health awards scholarships  Perham Focus

Perham Health is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Healthcare Career Educational Scholarship. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship to ...



Junior high and high school speech teams place and expo coming...  Perham Focus

The annual Speech Expo will take place Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School. Breakfast will be served from 8:30-10:30 a.m. (free will ...



'A place where people can connect': Perham grad Megan Wells opens...  Perham Focus

A page has been turned in the history of 126 West Main Street in Perham. The commercial building at that address, which for years was home to Bev's Book ...



An overview of the referendum  Perham Focus

Perham-The Perham-Dent School District is planning a second building referendum Nov. 24, at a cost of $45.27 million, to upgrade a couple of its buildings and ...



Wallin new director of Kinship of the Perham Area  Perham Focus

Abby Wallin has been named the new director of the Kinship Of The Perham Area. Wallin has a background in project management and a passion for the ...



Photo mockups of new Perham High School released  Perham Focus

Set to open in the Fall of 2018, the new Perham High School is well on its way, now with mockup photos of what the building will look like when it's completed.



Lady barber gives Richville a new business  Perham Focus

Trisha Kawlewski works and lives a short distance south of Richville on Jeff Lake Road. It is farming country with a nice mixture of hardwoods and lakes thrown ...



Perham fifth at Jackie Mann Invitational  Perham Focus

The Perham gymnastics season kicked off with the 15th annual Jackie Mann Invitational at the Hive on Dec. 1. It was the first gymnastics meet in the new ...



New gymnastics coach has a winning pedigree | Gymnastics  PostBulletin.com

Kelsi Vomacka is embarking on a unique coaching challenge. Not only is she a first-year head gymnastics coach, but she's actually the coach for all three ...



Central Minnesota native reflects on career before final football...  Brainerd Dispatch

When University of Minnesota long snapper Payton Jordahl was 3 years old, his daycare would tell his mother, Kim, they were going to have to start charging her ...



Hoaby will seek fairness, cooperation as OTC sheriff  Perham Focus

Jason Hoaby would like to be the next sheriff of Otter Tail County. The 15-year veteran of law enforcement work threw his hat into the ring June 5 and hopes to fill ...



PHS student attends leadership camp  Perham Focus

Andrew Jacobson attended the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Camp last summer. "At HOBY I had a great time learning about my leadership style and meeting ...



Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS  Perham Focus

To the PHS family,. Well done! Thank you for your diligent work in planning an inspiring and challenging program to remind us to remember all those who have ...



Nelson, Brown crowned Miss Perham, Miss Heart of the Lakes  Perham Focus

Cassidy Nelson was crowned Miss Perham and Tapanga Brown was crowned Miss Heart of the Lakes Saturday evening at al pageant held in the Perham High ...



'Train the Teachers to Train the Kids': Program launched to get...  Perham Focus

Ellie Kriese, Aquatic Ecologist from RMB Labs in Detroit Lakes and Jerry Horgen, Volunteer with the Aquatic Invasive Species Task Force (AIS), were given the ...



Perham Community Musical "Aida" premieres Friday  Detroit Lakes Online

Cast members moved swiftly to prepare costumes, microphones and set pieces during a rehearsal for the upcoming community musical "Aida." Director of the ...



Agates Head to Brainerd for State Football Quarterfinals  FOX 21 Online

DULUTH, Minn. – The high school football state tournament kicks off Friday with quarterfinals action throughout the state. But not everyone is playing as Two ...



Palubicki families honored at the 80th Annual Red River Valley...  Perham Focus

Russ and Sandy Palubicki from New York Mills and Ron and Mary Palubicki from Perham were honored at the 80th Annual Red River Valley Development ...



Perham grad Murphy releases third album  Detroit Lakes Online

Perham musician Patrick Murphy has cut his third album and is back in Otter Tail County for the summer. Murphy, who will be a junior at Belmont University in ...



If knowledge is power, these students are mighty  Perham Focus

One light flashes every 12 seconds, another at 18 seconds, and another every minute. At 8:30, the three flashed simultaneously. When, in the next five minutes, ...



Wear it and they will come: Richter has seen 48 Crazy Days in...  Perham Focus

Steve Richter sported a straw hat with a brim you could park a truck under Friday morning as he cruised around his many racks of merchandise on West Main ...



Weddings: Blaine Hardy and Nicole Haverland  My Edmonds News

Blaine Hardy of Edmonds married Nicole Haverland, Ph.D, of Perham, Minn. in an outdoor ceremony on November 14, 2015 with close family and friends in ...



Ushering in 'a new era in education': Ground is officially...  Perham Focus

It was a historic moment in Perham yesterday as shovels hit the dirt at the site of the future Perham High School. It's been 100 years since the community last ...



Speaking their language: High school senior Lourdes Anderson...  Perham Focus

Lourdes Anderson remembers what it was like to come to a new country and not speak the language. Born in Nicaragua, Central America, where Spanish is the ...



Hurley transitions from distance running to triathlon  Perham Focus

After spending the summer back home, Perham High School alum Keeghan Hurley is back in Utah at St. George. The former state track champion is gearing up ...



Perham area 4-H students attend Camp Louis  Perham Focus

The annual Camp Louis was held June 15-17 at the home of Louis and Eileen Westland's 5-L Ranch west of Perham. 4-Hers have the opportunity to camp with ...



Defense will be key to Panthers' success  Park Rapids Enterprise

Matt Brandt is counting on a ball-hawking defense and balanced offense to lead the Park Rapids boys basketball team to another successful season. A year ago ...



Taking a crack at retirement: Well known Perham chiropractors...  Perham Focus

Twenty-three years ago, Kelvin and Michelle Salathe were embarking on a new adventure as first-time business owners of their own chiropractic practice.



40th season of turtle racing underway in Perham  Perham Focus

A field of 103 racers competed last Wednesday as the 40th year of Perham International Turtle Racing kicked off at Turtle Park. Nathan Becker of Lincoln, Neb.



The ghosts of Christmas past: Traveling back to Perham on Christmas,...  Perham Focus

Snow falls gently as church bells ring and parishioners draped in long, flowing wool coats assemble for Christmas services in the new St. Henry's Catholic ...



Porath named Perham-Dent Teacher of the Year  Perham Focus

Diana Porath has been named Perham-Dent School District's Teacher of the Year. Porath has worked for the district since 1978, and has been teaching math at ...



World's Largest Fish Decoy show coming to Perham April 14, 1...  Perham Focus

The 21st annual The Gathering comes to Perham this weekend at the Perham Area Community Center. The Gathering is considered the world's largest fish ...



Perham area calendar of events  Perham Focus

Friday, May 26. Chamber Golf Scramble, Perham: At Lakeside Golf Course. Annual Perham Area Chamber of Commerce event. For more information, contact ...



A Place to Belong receives grant to help start up Perham bra...  Perham Focus

A Place to Belong is always striving to improve and expand the resources and services they provide for the communities it serves, including Fergus Falls.



High School Robotics teams get ready to rumble  Perham Focus

Build a robot from scratch. No instructions provided. End product must be able to carry out complicated tasks. You have six weeks. Go. Aaron Slettebak said that ...



Perham area leaders pick up Chamber awards  Perham Focus

The Perham Chamber of Commerce recognized outstanding volunteers, community leaders, and businesses at its annual Chamber Choice Awards banquet, ...



Family shares struggles that built Tuffy's, KLN Brands  Perham Focus

The making of Tuffy's was tough. But for a man nicknamed "Tuffy" a road of difficulties was nothing he couldn't handle, especially with the help of loyal, ...



An inside look at the new Perham High School: Renderings of the...  Perham Focus

The Perham-Dent School District is unclear yet when the shovel will hit the ground on the new high school, but much of the planning work is coming together, ...



Painting the town purple: Perham, EOT gear up for Relay for ...  Perham Focus

For Ron Anderson, the Relay for Life is about learning and enjoying - not simply raising money. "It's not so much a fundraiser but it's an event where people can ...



Disgruntled Daze set for Sept. 28-29  Perham Focus

Disgruntled Brewing's Disgruntled Daze two-day celebration will take place Sept. 28-29. Proceeds from sales of Ella (a blonde ale) going to The Bridge Pantry.



Central Minn. golf course lodge engulfed in flames  Perham Focus

As of 9 p.m. Wednesday night, firefighters remain at the scene of a fire at the Blueberry Pines Golf Course. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received multiple ...



New logos set Perham schools apart, but keep them part of the...  Perham Focus

To help people better identify the Perham-Dent School District, new logos were created and unveiled to school board members during the regular monthly ...



Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in...  Perham Focus

Perham's Feeding Backpack Program helps about 200 children a week, providing them with meals on the weekends, but without community support, they may ...



Snoball Royalty crowned in Perham  Perham Focus

Perham Seniors Erika Kruzel and Andrew Newville were crowned Snoball Queen and King Sunday evening. The full royalty court included: Freshman: Grayce ...



Gymnasts capture fifth straight Jackie Mann title  Detroit Lakes Online

Senior Cora Okeson and freshman Ellie Hultin recorded top five all-around finishes and Detroit Lakes captured a fifth consecutive team title at the 15th annual ...



Maggie Wothe selected Miss Perham 2018  Perham Focus

From left to right are as follows: Miss Minnesota's Outstanding Teen Emily Schumacher Miss Perham 2017 Sarah Labine Miss Perham's Outstanding Teen 2018 ...



Perham grad Emily Dreyer called 'extreme go-getter'  Perham Focus

Emily Dreyer is just one of six women featured in the 2016 edition of Luminous, which highlights some of the movers and the shakers in Perham. This year ...



Kangas to retire as W-DC head football coach  Detroit Lakes Online

The Wadena-Deer Creek High School Athletic Department announced the retirement of head football coach Howie Kangas. Kangas has served as the Head ...



Perham places fifth at Jackie Mann Invitational  Perham Focus

The Perham gymnastics team opened the season with the annual Jackie Mann Invitational at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Dec. 2. It was an ...



Second Chance Boutique closing - new renters coming soon  Perham Focus

Second Chance Boutique, formerly Beautiful Mess, located in downtown Perham is having a going out of business sale, selling off all merchandise and displays ...



Laker floor routines turn Lakeville Invite into blowout victory...  Detroit Lakes Online

The four combined floor exercise routines of the No. 1A Detroit Lakes gymnastics team turned a close meet into a blowout victory at the Lakeville North ...



4-H members weather rainy Thursday at EOT Fairgrounds  Perham Focus

The four-day East Otter Tail County Fair set sail under clouds full of rain Thursday. The steady rainfall kept many fairgoers at bay as more than two inches of H2O ...



Ahead of election, sheriff candidates greet public forum: Messages center on uniting county communities - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

The race for Otter Tail County sheriff is well underway, and members of the public caught their first glimpse of all three candidates in the same space during a ...



Perham EMS worker honored with Star of Life award  Perham Focus

Perham area EMS worker Barb Felt was one of 18 recipients of the Minnesota Ambulance Association Stars of Life Award March 20 in St. Paul. The program ...



Crosspoint Alliance gets a new pastor  Perham Focus

The new pastor at Crosspoint Alliance Church in Perham has had a sense of his calling since boyhood. As a child, Michael Bochman always looked up to two of ...



Frazee Resident named COUNTRY Financial Insurance Agent in P...  Perham Focus

Albert (Bert) Doll of Frazee has been named an insurance agent for COUNTRY Financial. Doll recently completed the organization's extensive training about the ...



Chamber celebrates community heroes  Perham Focus

A community celebration of the people who make a difference in the city of Perham recognized volunteers, business leaders, a teacher and the former city ...



'Why did he do such a crazy thing?': Perham man who nearly died...  Perham Focus

A part of Bill Rose is looking forward to the next life having caught a glimpse of it in 1968 when he was a soldier in Vietnam. Rose was badly wounded when he ...



Betty Murphy sworn in as Otter Tail County commissioner - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

You have read 1 of 10 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By Shannon Terry. Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners welcomed Betty Murphy to its ranks.



UPDATED: EGF's defense makes key plays in 13-12 win over Pan...  Park Rapids Enterprise

Entering Friday night's Section 8AAA and Midwest Red District battle against East Grand Forks at Vern Weekley Field, Park Rapids was the only Class AAA ...



On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope...  Perham Focus

A group of women who all experienced the death of a child came together over 13 years ago in Perham to create a place where they could share their grief, and ...



Cracking the Code: Perham students learn basic computer codi...  Perham Focus

Students in Perham's public schools took part in an 'Hour of Code' as part of national Computer Science Education Week last week. Hour of Code, a new ...



The Bridge Community Pantry receives donation of 1800 books  Perham Focus

Perham High School senior Audrey Swanson saw a need at The Bridge Community Pantry in Perham and decided to help fill it. Only, it wasn't food she set out to ...



Staying healthy, avoiding foul trouble will be keys for Pant...  Park Rapids Enterprise

Head coach Jeff Overmyer says the Park Rapids girls basketball team can compete with any team in the area. Being able to contend for the Mid-State ...



West metro students win big at state science fair  SW News Media

BROOKLYN CENTER — More than 500 Minnesota students gathered for the 81st annual State Science and Engineering Fair, held at the Earle Brown Heritage ...



Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail...  Perham Focus

Kile Bergren recently announced his candidacy for Sheriff of Otter Tail County. Bergren and Sheriff Brian Schlueter have worked closely on many issues during ...



Playing by ear: Perham grad found a passion for the piano while...  Perham Focus

Perham High School graduate Kurt Weber has been playing the piano since he was a child, but it wasn't until he was all grown up and halfway around the world ...



Bid on painted ceiling tiles to help elementary art program  Perham Focus

If you've been in the Perham high school and noticed the painted ceiling tiles, then you know they truly are works of art. Those pieces of art are up for auction ...



Local runners cap off season at state  Park Rapids Enterprise

Nevis' Jade Rypkema and United North Central's Annika Aho just missed earning all-state honors while Nevis' Jack McNamee just missed clocking his ...



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