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Jane Hansen finishes swimming her final lake Friday when she swam Whipple lake i

Diving in: Hansen completes 50 lakes in 50 days


Most Minnesotan’s summers are filled with taking a dip into any of the state’s 10,000 lakes. With all the options available, odds are people happen across a different lake or two throughout the warm months, but it’s rare that number would reach 50.

Not for YMCA aquatics coordinator, Jane Hansen. She can cross off 50 of them in 50 days.

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Jessi Pierce
Born: 9/28/1987 (age 24) High School: Mahtomedi High School (home of the Zephyrs) in Mahtomedi, Minn. College: Journalism and Mass Communications degree from Iowa State University (Class 2010) Passions: Sharing the story. I love getting to know people, and in particular this town as it is so new to me, and being able to share something about them with the public. That and sports, especially hockey and lacrosse. Follow me on Twitter @jessi_pierce (views on Twitter do not represent that of the Brainerd Dispatch)
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