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Natalie Nicholson will carry Bemidji's hopes in the 2010 Olympics as a member of the Debbie McCormick rink. Play begins Tuesday in Vancouver. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

Bemidji's Olympian: Curler Nicholson will miss toddler back home as she chases medal in Vancouver

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Being in Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games is a thrill for Bemidji curler Natalie Nicholson, who is competing in the Games for the first time as the lead on the U.S. women's team.


"It's very exciting here," Nicholson said, noting that arriving in Vancouver, getting credentials and donning USA uniforms made it all feel that much more real.

"It feels good to be in our Olympic uniforms," she said.

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