50 YEARS AGO
-Joyce Ginkel of Perham High School will represent PHS at the state speaking contest at Hamline University. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Ginkel of Perham. PICTURED
-Membership in the local American Legion has reached a new high of 261 members. My how time changes things.
-Mrs. James Snelgrove drove back to Minneapolis Sunday with Bob Jung to bring her daughter, Caryl home from the University Hospital Monday.
Thursday, April 15, 1965
25 YEARS AGO
-Perham City Manager Larry Bethel has decided to resign from his position. He began in April 1989 replacing Sandy Debrito who died of cancer.
-The Perham Rescue Squad is now offering a higher level of service after being certified for Advanced Life Support.
-The City of Perham will have a new public works building by late summer. It will be located on the north side of town.
Thursday, April 12, 1990
Compiled by Harriet Mattfeld