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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 ...



'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 ...



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 ...



4. 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 ...



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 ...



Meet your new Perham High School: Gymnasium, athletic spaces  Perham Focus

We are onto our 5th segment of introducing the new Perham High School, and the last before the school opens its doors to the public for the first time. For this ...



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 ...



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 ...



Perham Health's Just for Women event to be held Oct. 16 at high...  Perham Focus

Perham, MN — Perham Health will host its annual Just for Women event on Tuesday, October 16, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Perham High School, 800 Coney ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Vying for state dollars  Perham Focus

Following a series of community input meetings on the possible repurposing of the old Perham High School, community leaders gathered at the monthly ...



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 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 ...



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, ...



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 Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature...  Perham Focus

The Perham Center for the Arts is hosting The Ultimate Tribute Show, Saturday, April 14, at 7 p.m. at the Perham High School auditorium. The Wayne Luchau ...



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 ...



Area calendar  Perham Focus

Wednesday, October 31. HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Trunk or Treat. Perham and Frazee: At local branches of United Community Bank. In Perham, from 5:30-7 p.m.; ...



Perham high school students participate in choir festival  Perham Focus

Six Perham High School seniors participated in the 68th Annual Dorian Choral Festival at Luther College in Decorah, IA last week. Ian Christenson, Seth Dykhoff ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



Perham graduate's life-saving heroics recognized by S.D. law...  Perham Focus

Chris Schafer, right, a 1994 graduate of Perham High School, was presented the Citizen's Award of Merit for the part he played in saving the life of a 16-year-old ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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; ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Voter's Guide: Perham-Dent School Board  Perham Focus

Perham-Dent School Board: 4 Seats Open. Myron Roe: Candidate, Incumbent. 1) Why did you decide to run for office? Education is important to me. My wife and ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state...  Perham Focus

Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School students competed in the Western Regional Science Fair in Crookston Feb. 11, which earned one team a ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Marjorie Scheidecker, 1924-2018 - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

This beautiful soul has left this life, but the legacy she leaves us will be a source of inspiration forever. She was born on November 23, 1924, to Frank C. and ...



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 ...



Full Metal Jackets show what their bot's got  Perham Focus

Perham High School's robotics team has just wrapped up another season, and its leaders say the young team is showing progress and promise as the kids ...



In the school spirit: Perham celebrates homecoming with pep fest...  Perham Focus

Perham High School held pepfest in the Prairie Wind Middle School gym on Friday afternoon. The high school pep band, football team and homecoming court ...



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 ...



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 ...



Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Seeling  Winona Daily News

HASTINGS, Minn./WINONA — Elizabeth “Betty” A. Seeling, 86, of Hastings and formerly of Winona, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her ...



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 ...



Laughter and sincerity mark 2014 commencement ceremony  Perham Focus

Sunday's ceremony started with a 'selfie' as Perham High School sent off the graduating class of 2014. Student speakers who led the commencement balanced ...



Pfeffer- Marsh  Perham Focus

Paul and Mary Pfeffer of Dent and Rod and Michelle Marsh of New York Mills are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their children Rachel Pfeffer and ...



DL gymnasts capture section victory at Perham  Detroit Lakes Online

Junior Justine Lawrence returned to the Detroit Lakes gymnastics lineup after missing time and captured all-around honors to lead the Lakers to a victory over ...



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 ...



ACLU Criticizes Perham High School's Prom Breathalyzer Plan  American Civil Liberties Union News and Information

Requiring students to pass a breathalyzer before being admitted to prom violates their rightsMay 1, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: 212-549-2666, ...



Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way  Perham Focus

Learn. Bake. Share. Those three words are depicted on the side of Sue Sailer's new wood-fired brick oven, a permanent nod to the spirit in which the oven was ...



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 ...



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, ...



PHS students perform in Chicago festival  Perham Focus

Forty students from the Perham High School choral program traveled to Chicago, Ill., and performed as part of the Windy City Choral Festival on Saturday, March ...



Smile! It's PHS Snow Ball royalty  Perham Focus

Snow Ball royalty include, left to right, front row: Jordan Martinson, Sara Herrmann and Amy Nordick. Middle row: Josh Germolus, Sydney Roberts, Abby ...



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 ...



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 ...



New 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 ...



Time Race for Tanya: Benefit planned for Richville mother of...  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 ...



Back at it  Perham Focus

A new school year started Tuesday, and with it came those old familiar feelings of excitement, anticipation, *fresh* starts, new friendships, and a little ...



Perham student selected to perform with the band at National...  Perham Focus

Perham High School student Morgan Hanson was in the spotlight at this year's National FFA Convention. She was one of just five students from Minnesota ...



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 ...



An American in China: Perham grad Ted Meinhover talks about his...  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, ...



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 ...



Post 1221 splits with Perham | High School  Hibbing Daily Tribune

HIBBING — In most community baseball programs, coaches really are not concerned about wins and losses at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) level.



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 ...



A swarm of Yellowjackets: Kids head back to school, enrollment...  Perham Focus

After three months of summer, students returned to Perham's schools in droves on Tuesday. For some, it was the last “first day” of their time as a Yellowjacket.



Haverland ~ Hardy  Perham Focus

Sue and Dan Schroeder, along with Jeff and Pam Haverland, all of Perham, are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, ...



Perham and NY Mills celebrate Homecoming  Perham Focus

Trey Moberg and Tina Scheidecker, left, were chosen Homecoming King and Queen during the Perham High School coronation held Oct. 1. Seniors Autumn ...



Where are they now? From Russia, with love  Perham Focus

Editor's note: This is the first in an ongoing occasional series of stories on Perham High School graduates who now live out of the area and are involved in ...



An ultimate video gaming store opens in Perham  Perham Focus

If you have ever dreamed of a store that would feature everything from old and new video games to magic card products, you are in luck. A recently opened ...



LPA High School sponsors three student teachers  Detroit Lakes Online

Lake Park Audubon High School has sponsored three student teachers representing three different colleges this year. Jade Arntson is a 2013 graduate of ...



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 ...



Addition plans are in the works for Second Hand Rose  Perham Focus

Second Hand Rose in Perham has plans to expand and grow, which will include new owners to the addition. On June 23 Keith and Jen Carlson plan to take ...



A little bit country: Paisley Lane opens in Perham  Perham Focus

Paisley Lane is bringing a little bit of country to downtown Perham. The clothing and home décor store, owned by Stephanie Ellingson, is located between Bretz ...



Meet six more members of the Star Tribune Super Preps football class  Star Tribune

Leading Minnesota's college prospects from the high school class of 2018 are four players headed for the Gophers and two expected to play at Nebraska and ...



Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building  Perham Focus

Visitors to Perham's Main Street have likely noticed that the former bakery building has been undergoing some remodeling in recent weeks. That's in anticipation ...



A reliable and qualified masonry available in Perham  Perham Focus

Known for its reliability, quality, and a goal to make the customer happy, Striebel & Son's Masonry is located right in Perham. Wayne Striebel is a full time police ...



After 17 years a new owner will be stepping in at Silvermoon  Perham Focus

On July 1, Michelle Sazama will take over as the new owner of the Silvermoon Lounge and Steakhouse restaurant in Perham. Present owners are Gib and ...



Putting the brakes on drinking and driving  Perham Focus

The blood and injuries were fake, but almost everything else was real at the mock crash at Perham High School last week. Firefighters used the Jaws of Life and ...



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