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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
September 8, 2012
James Gealow
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
Fairgrounds grandstand design approved
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 27, 2012
Big Pine, Little Pine walleye regulations review set
August 27, 2012 - 5:20pm
July 16, 2012
Brynley Jane Doll
Birth: July 6
July 16, 2012 - 3:59am
June 30, 2012
Photo provided/EOT Focus
Former Perham football coach Howie Kangas has been hired as the head coach of the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines.
Kangas bringing football coaching talents to WDC
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Charges Dropped
May 29, 2012 - 2:42pm
May 29, 2012 - 2:42pm
Michael Lauer
May 29, 2012 - 11:39am
April 16, 2012
Keith Leiran
Keith Leiran named American Family District 67 Agent of the Month
April 16, 2012 - 11:04am
Writer Debra Marquart to appear in Perham, April 13
April 16, 2012 - 10:47am
April 13, 2012
Death Notice: Truman "Pete" Lauseng
April 13, 2012 - 10:54am