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Two Harborites joined other advocates of marriage equality in celebrating after the Minnesota House passed a bill to make marriage legal for gay and lesbian couples. A similar bill was passed by the Senate Monday evening. The bill was signed into law by Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday. Left to right: Ben Younger, Kimberly Rose, Al Kosters, Judy Jambois, Tom Bothwell of Two harbors, Charles Eccles, Sue Hilliard of Two harbors, Stefan Heikel, Gary Anderson, Rachel Beadley, Kelsi Manky. Photo submitted by Susan...

Lake Countians react to marriage equality law

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Last fall, Fran Kaliher of Two Harbors was one of thousands of Minnesotans advocating defeat of a proposed state Constitutional amendment that would have defined marriage as being between one woman and one man.


That effort resulted in victory for her side. This week, it went far further when Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill on Tuesday making Minnesota the 12th U.S. state to allow same sex marriage.

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