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January 9, 2018
Eighth-grade students from Prairie Wind Middle School attended the Laurentian Environmental Learning Center located in Britt, Minnesota. 104 students completed the Journey Program where they participated in orienteering during a trek in the woods of the Superior National Forest. They used survival training to create shelters, build fires, and needed to work as a team to accomplish challenges and tasks. (submitted photo).
Outside the box: Perham eighth graders learn teamwork and survival skills in the great outdoors
January 9, 2018 - 10:39am
December 1, 2014
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Mark Rice is a new math teacher at Perham High School.
Meet your teacher: Mark Rice
December 1, 2014 - 8:00am
November 28, 2014
New task force holds first meeting: Band program growing, audit reveals no issues
November 28, 2014 - 11:52am
November 24, 2014
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Nicole Mattfeld is the new choir director at Prairie Wind Middle School and Perham High School. She also leads the swing choir and directs the community musical.
Meet your teacher: Nicole Mattfeld
November 24, 2014 - 9:27am
November 10, 2014
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Nikki Schneeberger is the new health and physical education teacher for eighth graders at Prairie Wind Middle School.
Meet your teacher: Nikki Schneeberger
November 10, 2014 - 8:00am
November 6, 2014
Lockdown at Perham High School resolved
November 6, 2014 - 3:42pm
August 20, 2014
Minnesota students again score top marks on ACTs
August 20, 2014 - 9:51am
July 22, 2014
Minnesota 5th, ND 6th in Kids Count ratings of child well-being
July 22, 2014 - 11:41am
June 13, 2014
Burke Schultz, a 1948 Perham High School graduate, lost his class ring in 1953 while at Fort Benning, Ga. More than 60 years later, it has been returned to him.
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Lost and found: PHS grad's class ring returned after 61 years
June 13, 2014 - 2:33pm
June 6, 2014
Grant will enhance mental health services in schools
June 6, 2014 - 3:39pm
A group of kids were out selling lemonade in a southwest neighborhood in Perham on Tuesday. They said they were trying to make some money to split amongst themselves. They are, left to right, Jayden Marsh, Miley Guck, Morgan Guck, Allison Guck (holding the dog, Josie), Olivia Martin, Annie Martin and Sebastian Martin.
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Signs of Summer
June 6, 2014 - 11:43am
May 29, 2014
Following the Perham High School Class of 2014 Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, graduates and their family members and friends gathered outside of the gymnasium to celebrate and take pictures. Above are graduates Megan Leslie, Mary Riestenberg and Trey Moberg, left to right. Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
Laughter and sincerity mark 2014 commencement ceremony
May 29, 2014 - 12:22pm
May 22, 2014
The winning name of the contest was Trash Talker, submitted by St. Paul’s Lutheran School students Jacob Briard, left, and Bailey Evenson, right. Standing with them is Curt Palubicki, who will be driving the truck.
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Students win truck-naming contest with ‘Trash Talker’
May 22, 2014 - 1:00pm
May 7, 2014
Minn. kindergartner brings gun to school, all students safe
May 7, 2014 - 9:52am
May 2, 2014
HOTL to get new playground next year
May 2, 2014 - 12:11pm