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Submitted photo John and Annie Wardale sit together in front of their home on Rush Lake.

A lasting legacy: English couple leaves $750K to Perham

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Thirty years after their marriage in Kent, England, John and Annie Wardale traveled to Perham for a relaxing North woods vacation.

Something happened in those few days. They fell in love with the scenery, the community and its residents. A few years later, the English couple made their permanent home on Rush Lake.


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