50 YEARS AGO
-James Carow, son of the Art Carrows, escaped serious injury when the tractor he was driving flipped end over end and pinned one of his feet under a wheel.
-Perham’s Ted Meinhover has been named the Otter Tail County “Secondary Teacher of the Year,” and will be honored at the state fair. He has been a member of the PHS faculty for 22 years.
-Airman 3c Dale Anhorn, sone of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Anhorn of rural Perham, has been selected for technical training as an Air Force chaplain at Amarillo AFB, Texas
Thursday, August 26, 1965
25 YEARS AGO
-Lighting up the sky- Three buildings and 30,000 bales of hay and straw that burned on the Ray and Toots Honer farm lit of the horizon for miles around. Also lost in the fire were seven head of cattle.
-A fundraiser for the Luan and Owen Tumberg family will be held Sunday. Their 10 year old daughter Christina is still in a coma after being involved in a car accident two months ago.
-Bob and Gino Dorow Cavanagh of Perham announce the birth of their son, Patrick John. Grandparents are Jack and June Cavanagh and Richard and Gloria Dorow.
Thursday, August 23, 1990
Compiled by Harriet Mattfeld