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Lake Country Mountaineers Black Powder Club Rendezvous this weekend


The Perham area's Lake Country Mountaineers will host their 30th annual Black Powder Shoot this weekend Friday through Sunday, August 20-22 at Pioneer Village.

The event brings history to life with black powder enthusiasts from throughout the region traveling to Pioneer Village to attend the kid friendly rendezvous.

"We want kids to learn about history and see what life was like before 1840 and during the fur trade era," said Sherry Marquardt.

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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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