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FOCUS File Last year's Miss Heart of the Lakes waves during the Turtle Fest parade.

Expanded Turtle Fest in Perham showcases contests, entertainment

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The 2011 Turtle Fest will be new and improved.

Running from June 18-26 in Perham, this year's festival will offer traditional staples such as parades, turtle races, vendors and more, but new events and entertainments as well. Spanning two weeks, the event will definitely offer something for everyone.


Turtle Fest kicks off on Saturday, June 18 with a 5/10K road race in Arvig Park, with registration starting at 9 a.m.

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