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The iconic lift was the first thing the Ottos tried, back when they were engaged. They are pictured showing off the technique in New York while Broadway dancers back them up. (Submitted photo by Alex Zimmer)

Dance video gone viral spreads joy across the nation

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Last Friday morning, a Hastings native and her new husband were featured on national television, dancing live on ABC’s Good Morning America.


Terra and Drake Otto had performed the famous last dance from the film “Dirty Dancing” at their wedding reception in August. It was back on their second date that the couple found out they both loved the movie, Drake said, and that they both grew up watching it over and over. Terra watched it so much the VHS tape it was on broke.

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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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