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Steve McCoyne of Park Rapids, Minn., met his first love, Nancy Hamre in New York City for a segment on "Good Morning America." SUBMITTED PHOTO

Park Rapids man reunites with 'first love' on "Good Morning America'

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PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – A Park Rapids man was reunited with his first love in New York City last week with the help of singer and actress Jennifer Lopez and “Good Morning America.”


Steve McCoyne met Nancy Hamre in 1989 in Phoenix, Ore. After talking for hours, they were instantly in love. She was 17 and he was 19.

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Anna Erickson
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