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Two people died outside this Park Rapids home Tuesday night. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Community mourns after tragedy

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The Park Rapids community is mourning a native daughter who died on her front porch Tuesday night, the victim of domestic violence.

"Dawn was truly an angel," wrote Jolene Jokela Veo on Facebook, describing Dawn Marie Anderson, 45. "How very, very sad."


"She was just a wonderful person," Veo said.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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