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Janell Skarsten had the honors of serving as the photographer as Elizabeth Freese poses in her outfit Friday for the annual prom at Golden Living Center Meadow Lane in Benson. Tribune photos by Tom Cherveny

Benson seniors get dressed up for the time-honored tradition


No different than when he first started courting her 58 years ago, Stan Vollan knows that live music and an opportunity to dance are what his wife, Joan, loves more than anything else.

They took to the floor again Friday night, as they were among nearly 100 people to enjoy the live music and most of all the fanfare of the annual "prom" at the Golden Living Center, Meadow Lane in Benson.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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