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June 16, 2015
Aaron Karvonen, left, has purchased the family business from his father John. Aaron represents the fourth generation of family ownership in almost 90 years of business.
Karvonen's passes to fourth generation
June 16, 2015 - 12:08am
May 13, 2015
Perham-Dent School bond referendum fails
May 13, 2015 - 10:13am
April 23, 2015
Patrick Sundberg, a 1998 Perham-Dent graduate, started Jack Pine Brewery in 2012. (Michael Hawkins/BluffCrest Creative, llc)
Rolling out the barrel: Perham grad finds career in beer
April 23, 2015 - 4:37pm
March 19, 2015
Perham man injured in Highway 10 crash
March 19, 2015 - 11:06am
March 12, 2015
Ice damage on Otter Tail Lake mostly has been concentrated on the south shore of the lake, according to Dave Sethre, President of the Otter Tail County Coalition of Lake Associations. (Submitted photo)
Ice heaves causing damage on Otter Tail County lakes
March 12, 2015 - 9:00am
February 26, 2015
Shooting incident between father and son investigated in rural Perham
February 26, 2015 - 1:04pm
March 15, 2013
No charges in fatal Perham accident
March 15, 2013 - 1:13pm
Elshan Mirzazade and Fikri Rahmat, foreign exchange students staying in Perham, have made headlines after questioning a “Muslim turned Christian” speaker at a local church – and being asked to leave. Forum News Service/WDAY
Perham Northwoods incident draws national attention
March 15, 2013 - 1:08pm
March 7, 2013
26 charges in Perham horse neglect case
March 7, 2013 - 3:28pm
March 1, 2013
Woman hurt in forklift accident
March 1, 2013 - 9:05am
February 18, 2013
The new Raven Food Ministry relies on volunteers to collect, sort and pass out food for families in need. Photo by Connie Vandermay, Perham Focus
New food ministry helps many in need
February 18, 2013 - 9:59am
February 15, 2013
Perham High School math teacher Alyssa Rosenow met President Barack Obama recently when he flew into the Air Force Base at the Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport. Rosenow described the opportunity as "eye opening." She said, "When the presidential plane landed, the President jogged over to us and greeted us with nothing less than energy and a warm, personable attitude. He delivered handshakes and high-fives and even passed out a Challenge Coin to a Vietnam Veteran."
High-fiving the president
February 15, 2013 - 11:09am
February 12, 2013
Members of the Perham police and fire departments were at the scene of the accident Monday, working with BNSF Railway officials on an investigation into the crash. Photo by Marie Nitke, Perham Focus
Train collides with semi-trailer in downtown Perham
February 12, 2013 - 1:24pm
February 8, 2013
Bob Sim is beginning a new stage in his life as a motivational speaker. He became paralyzed from the chest down after a 2010 motorcycle accident, and now welcomes the opportunity to share what he has learned about living through life's difficult times. Connie Vandermay, Perham FOCUS
The power of positive thinking; Paralyzed Perham man hopes to be an inspiration to others
February 8, 2013 - 10:57am
January 30, 2013
Members of the Perham Fire Department used the Jaws of Life to extricate a person from the backseat of a car after an accident in Perham on Sunday.
Six involved in Perham crash
January 30, 2013 - 10:13am