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Russ Jacobson gives his wife Shirley a hug during the "New York Mills... 125 Years of Progress" program held Saturday at the school. Jacobson, who has been a part of baseball in Mills for better than 50 years was honored for his committment to baseball in the community.

Baseball legend Jacobson honored in 'Down Memory Lane'

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The "Walk Down Memory Lane" and "New York Mills... 125 Years of Progress programs held Saturday at the school were a big hit and provided interesting history of the community.


Organized by Rachel Eklund, the look back at history featured, among other program highlights, a baseball tribute to Russ Jacobson, and a presentation by Dean Simpson of Dean's Country Market.

Simpson was asked what is his most memorable moment in New York Mills.

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