Wildfires prompt evacuations in Perham, Minn., as flames near homes
Published 04/01/2010, The Forum
Grass fires Thursday near Perham prompted the evacuation of 12 homes and some businesses. No homes or other structures were damaged by the fires, which sprang up in several places near Perham on Thursday morning, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department. But flames came to within feet of some homes, Lt. Mike Boen said.Word count: 427
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