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Savoie, a quiet leader at Sebeka school, dies

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Katrine Savoie's sudden passing Saturday at the age of 38 has shocked and saddened several area communities.

The New York Mills graduate lived in Park Rapids, taught art at Sebeka and was married to Wadena-Deer Creek fourth grade teacher and head hockey coach Dan Savoie.


Katrine's uncle, John Keranen, is a third-grade teacher at Wadena-Deer Creek elementary. She was a close friend of WDC first-grade teacher Heidi Van Dyke.

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