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Teen to perform at Carnegie Hall

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When it was announced last month that 16-year-old Colorado opera singer Stephanie Harris had won an international vocal competition and would be performing at Carnegie Hall in New York City this winter, the news filled one Detroit Lakes couple with a sense of joy and pride.


Stephanie is the granddaughter of local residents Eugene and Edith Hansen. Her mother, Linda (Hansen) Harris, is a graduate of Detroit Lakes High School as well.

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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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