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Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota

The Minnesota Football Coaches Association, in partnership with the Minnesota State High School League, and support from the Minnesota Vikings, is hosting the inaugural Minnesota Football Summit on Saturday, May ...
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Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash

The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of County Roads 23 and 9 in Rockwood Township.
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Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham

Gopher head coaches and administrators will pack into a bus this May and hit the highway for the 2018 Gopher Road Trip. The latest edition of the athletics department’s springtime ...
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Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham

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Officials from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are on the scene at a double homicide that happened in rural Perham just off County Road 60 in Gorman Township. (Photo by Kevin Wallevand/Forum News Service) 2 / 2
Two people are dead after what police are calling homicides in rural Perham. According to a press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the residence ...
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Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out

Former Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau answers a question from the audience during Tri-County Health Care's Men's Night Out at Wadena Elementary School. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal1 / 2
Tri-County Health Care's Aaron Larson, Steve Davis and Ben Hess field questions from the audience during Tri County Health's annual Men's Night Out at the Wadena Elementary School. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal2 / 2
There wasn’t much that intimidated former Minnesota Twin Justin Morneau during his 14-year playing career. However, Morneau faced one of his more daunting tasks when he was the keynote speaker ...
Jason Groth

 Groth is a Minnesota Newspaper Association award-winning Sports Editor of the Perham Focus and the Wadena Pioneer Journal. Groth worked in Grand Rapids as the Sports Director at KOZY/KMFY radio for two years and prior to that he was the Sports Editor/Writer for the Grand Rapids Herald-Review for seven years. 

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Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji

Wadena-Deer Creek junior Wyatt Peterson clears a hurdle in the 60 meter hurdles event Thursday at the Beaver Relays at Bemidji State University. (Jillian Gandsey | Forum News Service)
The Wadena-Deer Creek boys track and field team has found themselves at home at the Gillett Recreation Center in Bemidji, Minn. They have competed at the venue three times this ...
Jason Groth

 Groth is a Minnesota Newspaper Association award-winning Sports Editor of the Perham Focus and the Wadena Pioneer Journal. Groth worked in Grand Rapids as the Sports Director at KOZY/KMFY radio for two years and prior to that he was the Sports Editor/Writer for the Grand Rapids Herald-Review for seven years. 

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MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games

Due to unseasonably cool temperatures, poor field conditions, frozen turf, and supply of officials, the Minnesota State High School League Board of Directors Executive Committee took action Wednesday to increase ...
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Charges: Belt, duct tape used to abuse Fergus Falls boy who died

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A 6-year-old boy, who Fergus Falls police say died under suspicious circumstances, lived in this house. Two people have been charged in connection with his death. WDAY-TV photo3 / 5
Stuffed animals and balloons rest outside the Fergus Falls, Minn., home of a 6-year-old boy who police say died under suspicious circumstances. Two people have been charged in connection with his death. WDAY-TV photo4 / 5
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FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Papers filed in Otter Tail County District Court paint a painful and disturbing picture of the last days of a young boy’s life as two people, ...
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W-DC’s Westrum signs letter of intent to play tennis at Concordia College

At the signing this week, Abby Westrum (center) is surrounded by her parents, Lee and Jennifer Westrum, as well as Norm Gallant, WDC Activities Director (left) and Jordan Cresap, WDC Girls' Tennis Coach. Photo by Dana Cantleberry
Wadena-Deer Creek’s Abby Westrum has signed a letter of intent to play college tennis and continue her academic career at Concordia College in Moorhead starting in 2018-19.
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