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A stellar state performance

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The Yellowjacket Speech Team can add another winning season to its record after a fine performance at the state tournament last weekend.


All 11 of the team’s competing members placed within the top 25 of all students in their division. Five team members ranked in the top 10, with three of those making it to the finals, and one coming out a state champion.

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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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