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It's been a little over a year now since the tiny island country of Haiti was ravaged by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake -- a natural disaster that took over 300,000 lives in 35 seconds.


Yet 12 months removed from the events of Jan. 11, 2010, there are still over a million people living in "tent cities" -- without a solid roof above their heads to protect them from the elements.

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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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