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GF boxer, hurt Saturday, dies today in Altru Hospital

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GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Jerimiah Moen, the amateur boxer who collapsed Saturday afternoon between rounds of a bout in East Grand Forks, passed away this morning, said his uncle, Mike Sweeney, who has been Moen's father since he was 12.

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"We were always hoping and praying," Sweeney said this afternoon at Altru Hospital where Moen has remained unconscious and in critical condition since the fight. "He was a great fighter but a better person."

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