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Bucks for Books: Frazee woman works to raise reading awareness

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Sally, Dick and Jane. They were fun to grow up with and made a lasting impact on Katie Dretsch.

Now she reads more along the lines of David Shannon's "A Bad Case of the Stripes," "No, David" and "David Goes to School," still enjoying youth literature.


That passion for books and reading, regardless of age, is what prompted Dretsch to adopt "Readers are Leaders" as her platform for her upcoming Miss Minnesota competition. But it's not just about the pageant.

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