50 YEARS AGO
-A graduate of Perham High School, John A. Durrenberger has been awarded the Presidential citation for significant efficiency achievements for studies that will save the government 30 million dollars.
-Airman Dixie L. Wagner, a member of the Women in the Air Force, has completed Air Force basic military training at Lackland AFB, Texas. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Hunt of Perham,
-Two area youths involved in the break-in and damage of the school must seek jobs and make restitution for the $270 loss.
Thursday, January 21, 1965
25 YEARS AGO
-Sandy Fudge and her two children, Ryan and Nick, were involved in an accident nearly two months ago. Doctors were able to save Sandy and Nick, 4, but were unable to save 2-year-old Ryan. Sandy and Nick are slowly recovering.
-New Perham police chief, Ted Economon, will be the featured speaker at the next meeting of the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce.
-Glen Ahrens, son of Raymond and LaVerne Ahrens of Dent, has been promoted in the U.S. Air Force to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Thursday, January 18, 1990
Compiled by Harriet Mattfeld