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Marie Nitke/FOCUS Author Lynn Hummel, with his book, "One Town, One Team," a story of last year's incredible boys basketball season in Perham, and the love and support of a community through trying and triumphant times.

Author tells the story of 'One Town, One Team'

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Lynn Hummel has no trouble recalling the exact day he got "The Idea." It was like a lightbulb lit up over his head that day - the day he decided to write a book about Perham.


It was April 8, 2011. Less than two weeks after the Perham High School boys basketball team won the Minnesota State AA Championship.

Less than two weeks after Zach Gabbard's surprise appearance on the Williams Arena court after a life-changing cardiac arrest earlier in the season.

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