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2012 Hastings High School graduate Naomi Latt is pictured helping out with the AWANA car derby at River of Life Church in February. One of the contestants made a "Team Naomi" car, which Latt is pictured with here. Submitted photo

Latt is back in school

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Nobody has moved Naomi Latt out of her dorm room this year. And she intends to keep it that way.

Last fall, after starting her freshman year at the University of St. Thomas, Latt was diagnosed with a former of cancer called Ewing's sarcoma. She had to drop out to face a challenging year-long battle to kick the disease.


Consider that battle fought and won. Naomi Latt 1 - Cancer 0.

She's back at St. Thomas, hard at work, and with a clean bill of health.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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