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Still working at 92

Working at the lumberyard - at 92 years young

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June Rossum of Evansville is 92 years old and she's still punching the clock - close to 40 hours per week.

What keeps her going?


"I don't know, I just do," she said. "I've just been very grateful that I am able to do it yet."

Currently, she's a bookkeeper for Lakeside Lumber in Ashby.

"I've been working with them for a little more than 30 years," June said.

But her bookkeeping career started long before that.

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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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