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Nancy H. Orjala, 68, McGregor, passed away on July 16, 2020 in Duluth after a long hospital and rehab stay.

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Maurine E. Barkley, age 76, Abbotsford, formerly of Aitkin, passed away Friday, July 24, 2020 at the Abbotsford Health Care Center.

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James Warren Robertson, 90,Ironton, died Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Aicota Health Care Center in Aitkin.

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Karleen Merona Bleeker (Fossum), 77, Aitkin, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Aicota Health Care Center, Aitkin.

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Randy Allen Wyttenback, 43, New Hope, Minnesota, passed away unexpectedly on 7/20/2020 at North Memorial Hospital, Robbinsdale, Minnesota.

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Well folks, one of my many favorite baseball players, Roy Campanella who played for the Dodgers before a car accident left him a quadriplegic back in the ’60s, once said, “You have to be a man to play baseball for a living, but you have to have a lot of  little boy in you to play it too.”

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