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12-year old killed while skiing on Duluth area mountain

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The 12-year-old boy who died from injuries suffered when he hit a tree while skiing at Spirit Mountain on Friday afternoon has been identified as Trent Stellrecht.


The Grantsburg, Wis., youth was one of 12 children on a ski trip organized by the Living Hope Church near Grantsburg.

"He was a great boy, very busy, very active. ... He liked the outdoors and was always helping his father," said Chris Radtke, the church's youth director.

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