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As avian flu spreads, officials mull options -- and Willmar waits

Bob Sonstegaard, middle, showed U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, left, a picture of his turkey farm from above. Peterson said the Sonstegaard family lost 3.7 million turkeys to the avian flu on their farm in South Dakota. 

After a visit Saturday to the hardest hit-region of the state, Dayton, Sen. Al Franken and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson pledged their help for hard-pressed farmers.

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