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Rep. Jim Oberstar speaks with Judge Gerald Heaney at the annual Labor Day picnic in Duluth in September 2002. (Bob King /

Minnesota memorial services set for Oberstar

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Three services in Minnesota honoring the late U.S. Rep. James Oberstar are planned for later this month.

Oberstar, who represented Northeastern Minnesota in Congress for more than 35 years, died in his sleep on the morning of May 3 at age 79. Oberstar’s funeral was May 8 in Potomac, Md., outside of Washington.


The planned memorial services are:

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