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She was a stranger who died in our midst


November 10, 2018

Leah Vigum

Leah Vigum, 19, was someone special, who was dearly loved by her family and her many friends.

Her uncle, Steve Ricard, a former standout wrestler for Fertile High School in the mid-1980s and a longtime educator and coach in Benson, Minnesota, contacted the Roseau Times-Region about the death of his niece, who died in a one-car rollover a week ago Friday afternoon on County Road 18, southeast of Wannaska.

Leah was a miracle baby, who had suffered a terrible injustice as an infant.

"Her daycare provider had to go to town so she left her husband in charge," he said, noting that Leah was a rea...

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