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Governor Dayton honoring promise, coming to St. Mary's in Bird Island


BIRD ISLAND -- Students at St. Mary's School in Bird Island are preparing to host Governor Mark Dayton next Friday afternoon.

The Governor's office confirmed plans for the Governor's visit today, said School Principal Tracy Bertrand. The governor will be accompanied by State Senator Gary Kubly, DFL-Granite Falls.

The visit honors a promise he made to St. Mary's student McKaia Ryberg. She had invited him to visit her school.

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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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