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The ladies of a traveling bridge group in Detroit Lakes made their rounds at Emmanuel to play with one of their members recovering from reconstructive knee surgery. They are, from left, Ginny Gathman, Dr. Bill Henke, Pam Grieger, Phyllis Green and Audrey Markuson. PAULA QUAM/RECORD

Traveling Bridge club comes to player – even when she’s in surgery rehab

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Pam Grieger sits up to the table, dealing cards and cracking jokes. In fact, many would believe the lively lady from Cotton Lake was the real “card” at the table.


“We play bridge to get away from our husbands,” she laughed, making the ladies around her giggle, too.

The foursome of Grieger, her bridge partner and fellow Cotton Lake resident Audrey Markuson, Ginny Gathman and Phyllis Green, both of Detroit Lakes, have been Country Club bridge players for years now.

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