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Ten years later, community remembers Dru Sjodin


It’s been 10 years since Dru Sjodin was abducted and killed, but the community has not forgotten the woman who was their classmate, student, daughter and friend.

Teachers at Pequot Lakes Schools wore pink on Friday, Nov. 22, which marked 10 years from the day that Sjodin was abducted. Many students were also wearing pink.

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