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Perham Mayor Tim Meehl cut the ribbon during the grand opening ceremony. Connie Vandermay/FOCUS

Shopko grand opening draws crowds to Perham

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Beginning around 8 a.m. last Thursday, eager shoppers lined up outside the Perham Shopko, waiting for the doors to open at about 9 a.m.


The first 100 shoppers that brisk morning were each given $10 gift cards, and all shoppers throughout the weekend could sign up for prizes.

Shopko District Manager Joe Anderson came to Perham to host the grand opening celebration. He said Shopko is doubling its size, adding 130 more stores to its growing chain.

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