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20-year fair lease approved

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Another two decades of East Otter Tail County fairs were, in effect, approved by the Perham City Council Nov. 10.

Approved by the council was a lease with the Perham Agricultural Society (fair board) that will continue to the year 2028. The 32-acre parcel has been owned by the city since 1910, and is leased to the fair board.


The fair board agreed to the 12-point document, but board member Dr. Bill Rose raised concerns over two passages in the lease.

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