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LOUELLA KOENIG AND LEO ZAVISKA met through a classified advertisement she placed in the Detroit Lakes Tribune last summer. Seven months later, the couple is still together.

Their love is classified

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Valentine's Day is a holiday meant to be celebrated with the one you love.

And thanks to a personal ad placed in the Detroit Lakes Tribune last summer, Louella Koenig and Leo Zaviska will be doing just that.


"70 year old lady would like to meet a nice guy," read the advertisement placed by the hopeful Detroit Lakes resident on June 28. "If interested, call me."

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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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