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John Loegering from Crookston is a contestant on the game show, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, airing June 28. Valleycrest/Disney/Heidi Gutman

University of Minnesota Crookston prof not a 'Millionaire', but wins $13, 550

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John Loegering, a college professor in Crookston, earned $13,550 on the "Who Wants to be Millionaire" television show that aired Thursday.


"That was probably the most nervous I've been in a decade," Loegering said about the show taping last November.

"My dissertation defense was a stressful and anxious time, but I knew what it was about and was well-prepared. With this, you don't know what question is coming."

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