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Rick Passolt, left, watches his brother Pete sink a putt on the 12th green on Tuesday at the?Birchmont. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

Birchmont: Family, friends keep the regulars coming back

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For Rick Passolt of Edina and Curt Howard of Salpulpa, Okla., the Birchmont is more than a golf tournament.

"I spent all of my summers here and when I was 12 years old my grandfather, Tams Bixby, started me in the Birchmont," Howard said. "This is where I call home. My dearest friends aren't in Texas and they aren't in Oklahoma. My dearest friends are in Bemidji."


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Pat Miller

Pat Miller is the sports editor at the Pioneer.

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