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Representatives of companies that assisted greatly with the new stadium project were given commemorative plaques between innings of the Independence Day game in recognition of their donated time, goods and services. Bob Williams/FOCUS

Tuffy Stadium celebrates grand opening

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What began as an idea with a quarter-million dollar price tag in early spring has come to fruition - and just in time for the Fourth of July.


The Perham Pirates and Dent Wildcats played the first game in front of the new Tuffy Stadium last Wednesday evening.

Announcements about how the grandstand was put together and the key players involved in its construction and financing were applauded between innings.

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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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