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Fast talkin' Perham auctioneer Mitch Barthel competes for world livestock hawking title

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By Louis Hoglund and Jonathan Knutson

Forum Communications

He may not have finished in the top 10, but Perham-New York Mills area auctioneer Mitch Barthel's experience at the 46th annual World Livestock Auctioneer Championship was a rewarding one.


Barthel was one of 33 contestants in the Auctioneer Championship, which was held Saturday in Fergus Falls.

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