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Expect excess odor into next week

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After a brief reprieve in early July, odor from the wastewater treatment ponds may be excessive again through the next few days, due to the disturbance and movement of sludge at the bottom of an empty pond.


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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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