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John Eisele and Colton Sorenson, 10, with the injured Bald Eagle they found Sunday evening. The eagle has a broken wing, and was given to the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, whom will probably give the bird to the university of Minesota's Raptor Recovery Center in the Twin Cities. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Injured eagle rescued by Rochert man

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ROCHERT -- A young bald eagle that injured its wing near Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge appears to be resting comfortably after a good Samaritan rescued the bird late Sunday afternoon.


Rural Rochert resident John Eisele said he found the bird sitting on a road just off County Highway 29 on Sunday afternoon.

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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.
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