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10 years ago (2000):

Marty Sazama displayed the 30-foot long dragonfly sculpture at the EOT County Fair that stands out now along Hwy 78 between Perham and Ottertail. Sazama, 17-years-old at the time, was commissioned by Tom Meinhover to build the sculpture.


A black bear was sighted in the city limits of New York Mills in Dave Braukman's backyard, on the east side of town. Several neighbors confirmed the sighting.

25 years ago (1985):

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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