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Breathe easy, Perham: Expansion at wastewater treatment facility appears to be doing the trick

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It’s well into summer, and the air around Perham is refreshingly odorless.

Since the spring thaw, citizens have been holding their breath in anticipation of an answer to the big question on everyone’s minds – will the city’s wastewater treatment facility emit bad smells like it has in the past, or has the recent expansion project taken care of the problem, as promised?


The answer is blowing in the wind – or, rather, isn’t.

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