Hundreds show up for Perham Turtle Races
On July 7, a record-breaking 516 racers showed up for the Perham Turtle Races. The event was highly anticipated by many who remember Mayor Tim Meehl's promise earlier this summer to shave his head if more than 500 racers turned out.
But the attention wasn't on the soon-to-be-bald mayor, it was all on the turtles and the kids who raced them.
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