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Brainerd woman turns 106

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Edith Olson was born on March 13, 1907, on her parents’ 40-acre dairy farm in Morrison County. As one of eight children, Olson recalled working from sunup to sundown doing chores and caring for the family’s horses, according to officials at Good Samaritan Society - Brainerd, Nisswa and Pine River.


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