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Jeff Norby, of Detroit Lakes, recently visited with TeacHaiti founder Miquette Denie (left).

Norby finds TeacHaiti really is making a difference in country

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Americans may think they're experiencing hard times, with a depressed economy, lost jobs and billion-dollar state budget deficits.

But times are even tougher for the people of Haiti, who have been hard-hit by a series of tropical storms and hurricanes over the past summer.


Jeff Norby, a Detroit Lakes resident who works as a soil conservation technician for the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), recently returned from a week-long journey to that country.

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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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