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Olympics: Bronze medal rower has ties to Perham

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LONDON -- Two-time Olympian Megan Kalmoe won a bronze medal in quad sculls in women's rowing today.

Kalmoe has ties to the area.

Kalmoe is the daughter of Mary Martin, formerly of Perham. Other members of the family still reside in the area.

Both women are blogging from London.

Megan's blog can be found at

Mary's is located at

Kalmoe can also be followed on and on Twitter @megankalmoe.

Kalmoe is a native of St. Croix Falls, Wis.

Robert Williams

Robert is the Sports Editor of the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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