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Storm causes damage on Big Pine Lake - Perham Focus
Hot, humid weather fueled thunderstorms that rolled across Minnesota and the Dakotas on Monday night. On the east side of Big Pine Lake, near Perham, some boats took a beating and docks were twisted or flipped by the storm while, oddly, swings, lawn chairs ...
KEVIN J. EVANS - Perham Focus
Kevin J. Evans, 56, Vergas, died in a car wreck July 17 near Vergas. Funeral services will be at noon Wednesday, July 23 at the Perham Living Chapel in Perham with Reverend Bert Holmquist officiating. Interment will be in the Vesta Cemetery, Tecumseh, Neb.
NORMAN HAYDEN - Perham Focus
Norman Hayden, 86, from Perham, passed away peacefully in his sleep in the home where he had resided for the past 27 years. Norman was born on March 31, 1928 in Williston, N.D. to George and Ortense Hayden. He joined the Army on January 20, 1951 and served ...
Richville wins LALL All-Star title - Perham Focus
The Lakes Area Little League combined teams to create an All-Star Tournament last Saturday in Perham. The Richville Rockets, with one added player from Pelican Rapids, defeated Perham-Dent, Sebeka-Henning and Wadena on their way to the championship.
Area wrestlers to compete in biggest tourney in U.S. - Perham Focus
FARGO — It’s that time of the year when kids in full sweats can be spotted running around the outside of the Fargodome with the temperatures at their Midwestern peak. It’s called the USA Wrestling Junior and Cadet national championships, but Fargo ...
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot - Perham Focus
When the Minnesota Vikings report to their annual training camp in Mankato Thursday, the spotlight will be on a couple of areas, which include the quarterback position and the defense in general. No doubt, the path the quarterback battle between incumbent ...
Minnesota 5th, ND 6th in Kids Count ratings of child well-being - Perham Focus
FARGO – North Dakota and Minnesota rank high in a national study of child well-being released today. Minnesota ranked fifth and North Dakota sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 ...
SHARON LORAINE (WEGSCHEID) VAN WATERMULEN - Perham Focus
Sharon Loraine (Wegscheid) Van Watermulen, 71, of Perham passed away July 18, 2014 in the comfort of her own home. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 22 from 4-8 p.m., with parish prayers at 7 p.m., at Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham. Visitation will ...
KAROLINE E. SMITH - Perham Focus
Karoline E. Smith, 101, of Detroit Lakes, Minn., formerly of Dent, died July 18 at Oak Crossings in Detroit Lakes. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. July 24, followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. all at Schoeneberger Funeral Home, Perham. Burial will ...
Grunewald, Team USA Minnesota runners to participate in Life Time Fitness Torchlight 5k July 23 - Perham Focus
Minneapolis/St. Paul – July 21, 2014 – Seven of the Team USA Minnesota runners will participate in the Life Time Fitness Torchlight 5k in Minneapolis on July 23. Then on July 26, Heather Kampf will defend her title at the Ryan Shay Mile in Michigan ...