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Police investigating multiple break-ins at old Perham High School  Perham Focus

The Perham Police Department is investigating a string of break-ins at the old Perham High School, 200 Fifth St. SE. Multiple people broke into the old high ...



Perham elementary, high schools to hire deans of students  Perham Focus

The Perham-Dent School Board has approved a plan to hire two new Deans of Students, one for Heart of the Lakes Elementary School and another for Perham ...



Gabriele Grunewald, standout runner from Perham, passes away at 32  Wadena Pioneer Journal

Gabriele (Anderson) Grunewald is shown here competing in the women's 5,000 meters first-round heats at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials for track and field at ...



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 ...



Heart of the Lakes Elementary Principal Jen Hendrickson resigns, Former Concordia coach Phil Moenkedick hired as PHS Dean of Students  Perham Focus

Former Concordia College wrestling coach Phil Moenkedick was hired as the new Perham High School Dean of Students at the Perham-Dent School Board ...



"Let's make a splash" Class of 2019 is first to graduate from new high school  Perham Focus

The class of 2019 tossed their caps on Friday night to become the first graduates of the new Perham High School. The bleachers in The Hive were packed with ...



Perham Area calendar  Perham Focus

Saturday, May 25 Miss Perham 5K Perham: At Arvig Park. Registration begins by the softball fields at 9:30. Race starts at 10. Proceeds benefit the Children's ...



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. Written By: ...



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 ...



Looking Back 50 and 25 years ago in Perham  Perham Focus

50 years ago Dist. 549 one of Perham's big businesses by Harv Smalley It is quite a different institution from the comparatively small PHS that I graduated from in ...



An 82-yard punt from 1961 has finally made its way into the Minnesota high school record books for Perham graduate  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 ...



School board considers addition of student success coordinator...  Perham Focus

The Perham-Dent School Board at its July meeting discussed adding a student success coordinator for the upcoming school year. The proposed position would ...



Perham High School hosts first Jacket Classic speech meet  Perham Focus

Perham High School hosted the first ever "Jacket Classic" speech meet on March 16, 2019. This event was lots of fun for both competitors and spectators.



Perham's Moser steps down as head coach  Perham Focus

Longtime Perham wrestling head coach Robb Moser knew it was time. The long-time coach announced his resignation, which was accepted by the ...



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 ...



Coming back home to the hive: Yellowjacket alumni find compelling reasons to nest in Perham  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 ...



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 ...



Perham VFW hosts Memorial Day Service  Perham Focus

Veterans and family members gathered at Perham High School on Monday morning to honor and remember those who have died in the United States Armed ...



Perham grad Baardsen sworn in as judge in Texas  Perham Focus

Dawn Elizabeth Baardsen, a 1996 graduate of Perham High School, was recently sworn in as a Texas state judge. Baardsen graduated from the Oklahoma City ...



Building on the future: Perham school board gets construction update, discusses safety  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Three Perham friends drive across the country to find YouTube star  Perham Focus

It all started with one tweet. On April 11, Josh Jeziorski decided to tweet and, if YouTube star David Dobrik "liked" the tweet, Jeziorski and two friends would hop ...



WATCH LIVE: Minnesota Section 8AA Boys Basketball Championship  Perham Focus

MOORHEAD — WDAY XTRA presents the 2019 Minnesota Section 8AA boys basketball championship live from Concordia College. Hawley High School vs.



Good growing: Little Sprouts Garden Gang charity earns Perham senior a national award in volunteering  Perham Focus

Childhood obesity rates have tripled in the last 30 years, according to the World Health Organization. Annika Kovar, a senior at Perham High School, is working ...



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



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Perham man's family gives back to the community in son's honor  Perham Focus

When 28-year-old Davin Bauck died unexpectedly last September, his parents Dean and Diane didn't know how to pay his life insurance policy forward.



Perham Health awards scholarships  Perham Focus

Perham Health has announced the recipients of its 2019 Healthcare Career Educational Scholarship. Each recipient will receive a $1000 scholarship to assist ...



A hero among us: Perham man turns 95, flag flying over the US Capitol today in his honor  Perham Focus

Perham man Duane Donley sits in his Briarwood Assisted Living Apartment. In his hands are old black and white photos of a time most of us only read about in ...



Football game between Perham and Detroit Lakes produces some crazy stats  Detroit Lakes Online

PERHAM, Minn. -- Ron Berns has been taking stats for the Perham High School football team since he was a sophomore at Perham. That was 1977. Berns went ...



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; ...



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 place where people can connect': Perham grad Megan Wells opens 'refreshing' new bookstore on Main Street  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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



'We're in an exciting era': Detroit Lakes' new library director is relishing her role in the community  Detroit Lakes Online

When the Detroit Lakes Public Library's new director, Greta Guck was growing up in Perham, Minnesota, being a librarian was not something she ever ...



The countdown to go-time: School construction marks one year with completion due this fall  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. Written By: ...



Perham native graduates from Midwestern University  Perham Focus

Kaylan Huber, a native of Perham, has completed the Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the College of Dental Medicine-Arizona of Midwestern University.



Junior high and high school speech teams place and expo coming up  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 ...



102-year-old Emmy Rosen graduates with Perham's Class of 2018  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 ...



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 seniors attend the Dorian Choral Festival  Perham Focus

Six Perham High School Seniors attended the Dorian Choral Festival at Luther College last weekend. They were part of the largest select festival choir in the ...



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 ...



Local titleholders do well at Miss Minnesota and Miss Minnesota's Outstanding Teen  Detroit Lakes Online

After competing for Miss Minnesota this past weekend, three area titleholders came home with awards. Aurora Eckberg, Miss Northwest, made the Top 11 for ...



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 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.



Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas; fundraiser June 2  Perham Focus

A Vergas woman has opened up the gates of her horse ranch to underprivileged youth in a mission to spread love, connect kids with animals, and teach them ...



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 ...



Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND  Perham Focus

A 20-year-old Vergas native rescued a man who had gotten pinned under the driver's side door of his semi-truck after a rollover accident near Killdeer, North ...



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, ...



Dennis (Jake) Dayton Jacobson  Shawnee News Star

Dennis (Jake) Dayton Jacobson, 66, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday, July 7, 2019 at his home with his family by his bedside. Jake was born ...



The ghosts of Christmas past: Traveling back to Perham on Christmas, 1918  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 ...



Lillian Ziemann | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Lillian Fay Dornbusch was born on June 13, 1956 in Perham, MN. Lillian graduated from Perham High School in 1974. On May 20, 1978 Lillian was united in ...



Palubicki families honored at the 80th Annual Red River Valley Development Association (RRVDA) Banquet  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 ...



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 ...



Running: Former Gopher Grunewald moved into comfort care  PostBulletin.com

Perham native has battled uncommon form of cancer for 10 years.



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.



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 ...



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



Cracking the Code: Perham students learn basic computer coding  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 ...



Perham Prom 2014  Perham Focus

Perham High School celebrated prom on Saturday, with a theme of "Moonlight Masquerade." About 80 couples were announced during the grand march, held at ...



Louise Delaney Moeller - obituary | Obituaries  Aitkin Independent Age

Louise Ann “Lyn” Delaney Moeller, age 90, passed away on June 4, 2019, in Eagan, Minnesota. Visitation will be on Saturday, June 15, at 8 a.m., with a funeral ...



High School Partners Program  M State News

M State's High School Partners Program is a collaboration between the college and select Minnesota high schools to increase the academic preparedness and ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Meet your teacher: Nicole Mattfeld  Perham Focus

This is the tenth in a series of stories introducing new teachers who have joined the Perham-Dent School District. Nicole Mattfeld is the new director of the ...



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 ...



Perham grad comes home to embark on new career  Perham Focus

Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week, over the next several ...



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



2New director at Perham youth gymnastics program  Perham Focus

It was perfect timing that brought Sith Hansana to the Perham Renowned Youth Development's Gymnastics program at the end of October. Hansana was looking ...



Gerald Delaney | Obituaries  Aitkin Independent Age

Gerald “Gerry” William Delaney, 77, Aitkin died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Aicota Health Care Center, Aitkin. He was born Oct. 29, 1941 in Perham to ...



National FFA officers visit Perham High School  Perham Focus

National FFA officers were in Perham on Jan. 8 to hone their skills prior to spending a year on the road giving leadership presentations to high school FFA ...



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, ...



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 ...



15-year-old Perham singer, pianist releases first album  Perham Focus

The clever title of Patrick Murphy's new CD tells its own story. You just have to know how to decode it. "Uncovered, 15:01 PM," is Murphy's first album, thus the ...



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

By Shannon Terry. Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners welcomed Betty Murphy to its ranks. Judge Barbara Hanson presided over the swearing in of ...



Delta pilot earns wings in Aitkin | Features  Aitkin Independent Age

This story is part of an occasional Age series featuring people who have either grown up in the area and left, or those who spent time here and touched our lives ...



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



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 ...



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 ...



Update: Man charged in shooting death of Lake Park Police Chief...  Perham Focus

Update: A 54-year-old man from rural Ogema has been arrested and charged in relation to the Nov. 10 shooting that killed former Lake Park Police Chief Jay ...



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



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 ...



Time Race for Tanya: Benefit planned for Richville mother of four diagnosed with terminal cancer  Perham Focus

Rick Sazama says the news of his wife's illness was "a life-changing shocker." When he first heard that Tanya, his high school sweetheart and the mother of their ...



Low marks for handling of Charlie Fleck's contract  Perham Focus

Since October, a quiet has pervaded Perham sports like there is an elephant in the gymnasium. All parties involved have been polite, if not redundant, in using ...



Perham student places eighth at Class A State Speech meet  Perham Focus

Olivia McNair, a member of the Perham Yellowjacket speech team, placed eighth in the state Class A speech meet. Perham was among the 57 schools ...



Cards Edge Sartell For 5A Boys' Swim Title; Two Alexandria Wrestlers Advance To State  Voice Of Alexandria

(Alexandria, MN) -- The Monday edition of the Cardinal Sports Report notes outcomes from the weekend involving Section competition for Wrestling, Boys' ...



Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael...  Perham Focus

It's really hard not to call these guys the 'dynamic duo.' The tongue-in-cheek moniker would fit, given the pair's complementary skill sets and the name of their ...



Pied Piper Players to perform 'Pippi Longstocking'  Perham Focus

She's a whirlwind, she's wild, she's "just plain crazy," say the Pied Piper Players of the heroine of their latest show, "Pippi Longstocking." The players will be ...



Honoring the fighters: Relay for Life heads for another strong...  Perham Focus

Emotions naturally run high when cancer touches the lives of people. It is a disease which can be chased off, but it is always a threat to return. So when ...



Close-Up group preps for trip to Washington, D.C.  Perham Focus

It's been 10 years since Perham High School has participated in the Close-Up program in Washington D.C. On March 29, the school will send a delegation of 11.



Former Miss Perham on her way to a Ph.D. in biomedical research  Perham Focus

Remember Nicky Haverland, the 2005 Miss Perham who wasn't afraid to get her crown dirty at demo derbies? Well today, the pageant winner has traded her ...



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An American in China: Perham grad Ted Meinhover talks about his job as a diplomat at the US Embassy in Beijing  Perham Focus

The last time the Focus checked in with Ted Meinhover, he was on his way to Beijing, China, to work as a foreign diplomat for the U.S. That was three years ago, ...



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