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Jim and Char Scott, who have been married for 42 years and are recently retired, volunteer their time at Perham Health every Wednesday. “It’s our Wednesday morning thing to do,” Jim said. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Just what the doctor ordered


Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on local volunteers and volunteer opportunities. The series is inspired by National Volunteer Week, which is this week, April 21-27.

Perham Health is aided by the assistance of more than 200 active volunteers, who donate a total of more than 9,000 hours per year.

Two of those volunteers make up the husband and wife team of Jim and Char Scott.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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