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Eric Brauch was safe after escaping the hotbox in Perham's conference title clinching victory at Staples. Photo Illustration by Robert Williams/FOCUS

2012 top sports stories - the baker's dozen

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While it may seem a list of the most-read sports stories of 2012 should have a dozen for synchronicity, when researched, it became apparent a top 13 was needed, mainly for personal reasons. The list has it all, the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat, and not surprisingly, the voices of people via feature interview.


A world without sport is not a world and the people who participate make sports great. At the end of the year, a look back paints an intriguing picture.

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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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