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Former Pioneer owner, partner dies

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A savvy business woman and key player in the success of the West Fargo Pioneer and its subsidiary publications has died.

Printing and publishing entrepreneur Betty Witham, partner and owner of the West Fargo Pioneer, passed away Monday, March 19 in Eventide Senior Living Community in Moorhead at the age of 91.


Betty fell Dec. 30 and suffered a broken hip. She had surgery and had been living in Eventide ever since.

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