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Man drowns in Temperance River

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A Minnesota man described as a good swimmer was swept away by the strong currents of the Temperance River on Saturday.

Authorities found the body of 45-year-old Ari Sommerfeld of Ramsey, Minn., the next day in Lake Superior. The river has claimed at least five other people in recent years, including two last summer.

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The report Saturday came in to 911 from a fellow swimmer.

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