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Kylee Dummer (left) and Ryanna Thorson enjoyed ice cream bars at St. Mary's Catholic School on Monday afternoon. The treats were provided by the Douglas County Dairy Association and Scwann's in honor of June Dairy Month. (Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson)

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The Douglas County American Dairy Association kicked off June Dairy Month by giving out ice cream treats to students at St. Mary’s School in Alexandria Monday.


The association partnered with Schwan’s to provide the treats while raising awareness about the importance of dairy in a nutritious diet.

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Tara Bitzan
Tara Bitzan is editor of the Echo Press. She joined the company in 1991 as a news reporter. A lifelong resident of Douglas County, Tara graduated from Brandon High School and earned a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications and English with a minor in Scandinavian Studies from Moorhead State University. She and her husband, Dennis, and their children live near Alexandria.
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