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Kathryn Halvorson, Allison Flatau and Kadin Anderson pose for a quick picture in the ‘cup castle’ they built before gleefully knocking it down and starting all over. Marie Johnson/FOCUS

Their club is their castle: March 23-29 is National Boys and Girls Club Week

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Nearly three years in, the Boys and Girls Club of the Perham area is still going strong.

“We have good program leaders, a great advisory board, a nice partnership with the school, huge community support, and we’re always getting new kids,” said the club’s Director, Cori Brown, in an interview last week. “It’s good. It’s really good.”


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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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