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Peru fireworks called off for 2020

PERU – Peru Mayor Scott Harl announced Tuesday that the city would not be having its annual fireworks display this year. Harl stated that the primary decision for canceling the fireworks is not COVID-19 restrictions, but as a way to cut expenses. Although some aldermen brought up ...Read more

Peru Police warn of roof contractor scam in area

PERU- The Peru Police Department on Tuesday warned residents of a possible scam involving fraudulent contractors offering to do home repairs.  They say you should be mindful of any unsolicited offers for roofing or paving work, especially with a deal too good to be true.  The scammers will ...Read more