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Friends and Neighbors: Ready to retire -- reluctantly

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For 36 years -- more than half his life -- Frederick Floan has been teaching students at Rossman Elementary School in Detroit Lakes, day in and day out, September through May.


This Thursday, May 24, will be his last day in the classroom -- as a full-time instructor, at least.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 844-1454