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The site features pictures of people looking through binoculars and spy glasses, along with text such as, “You see them!

A deterrent to crime, or just ‘cruel’?

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For a website that was launched less than two weeks ago, this one’s already gotten quite a few tongues wagging.

The site,, urges Perham residents to watch out for and report suspicious activity by minors, such as underage smoking, possible drug use, and “hanging out in unusual locations... campers, vans, sheds, garages.”


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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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