Barely June, and already water issues worry city
It wasn't even June yet, and Perham's municipal water pumps were already straining under the pressure of operating full force, 24-hours-a-day.
The recent rain should help, but as of May 28, city public works director Merle Meece was concerned about the city's water supply.
Lawn watering had been at an unusually high level because of the recent dry, windy weather.
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