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Hannah Welch, 14, rides her rescue horse Rojo at her grandparents Bob and Holly

Rojo the rescue horse


Rojo came up behind 14-year-old Hannah Welch, nuzzling the side of Welch’s face as Welch spoke affectionately about where Rojo was just a mere three months ago to the calm and rideable state he is in now.

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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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