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Local Rotary Club sponsoring campers  Perham Focus

Perham high school students are encouraged to apply for a chance to attend Camp RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards). The Perham Rotary Club is ...



Perham Speech Takes 2nd Place at Section 6A Competition  Perham Focus

Perham Speech team took 33 competitors to the Section 6A competition in Pillager, MN. 13 individual students broke finals (top six in the category), and the top ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Perham debuts their new 30-million dollar school  INFORUM

PERHAM, Minn. - After three years of construction, nearly 500 high school students in Perham now have a new place to learn. WDAY News headed out to ...



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.



School board gets a look at proposed gymnastics building  Perham Focus

The Perham-Dent School Board got its first look at a proposed gymnastics building at its regular meeting on Monday, March 18. The school board has been ...



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 ...



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 ...



Ahead of the curve: More Perham students working towards college...  Perham Focus

Perham High School Senior Olivia Januszewski doesn't even have her high school diploma yet, but she will soon have her AA degree in Architectural Drafting ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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'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 ...



Fan bus for Wednesday's Class AA Quarterfinals  Perham Focus

Perham High School will be holding a fan bus for the Class AA quarterfinal on Wednesday, March 20 when the Yellowjackets take on Redwood Valley at ...



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.



Football game between Perham and Detroit Lakes produces some...  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.



'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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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.



Jackets defeat DL wrestlers in state-ranked rematch  Detroit Lakes Online

No. 9AA Detroit Lakes lost a wrestling dual for only the second time this season to the same team that got them last weekend - the No. 3AA Perham ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Good growing: Little Sprouts Garden Gang charity earns Perham...  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 ...



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 ...



'We're in an exciting era': Detroit Lakes' new library director...  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Elaine Kidder, 1932-2018 - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

You have read 1 of 10 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Elaine Kidder, 86, of Fergus Falls, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 29, 2018, ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



New radio station offers Christian Catholic viewpoint  Perham Focus

Wayne Dardis and four members of Stanislaus Communications' board of directors made it possible for a new broadcast in Perham when it started operating ...



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 ...



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' ...



The Cactus has a new look  Perham Focus

The removal of some walls and additions were a success for The Cactus, according to restaurant owners, who used construction crews from around the area ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Pro runner Grunewald appreciative of support of hometown Perham during cancer fight  Inforum

PERHAM, Minn.-Professional runner Gabriele Grunewald continues her battle with cancer, and now the community of Perham is giving back to the runner that ...



The Fullbacks and Running Backs: 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 ...



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