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Walter Klaus was surrounded by friends and family as he celebrated his 100th birthday recently at Augustana Health Care Center in Hastings. He is pictured below in approximately 1964.

Walter Klaus, longtime state Representative, turned 100 April 19

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Consider this: When the Great Depression began in 1930, Walter Klaus was 18 years old. It was 55 years ago that voters in rural Dakota County first elected Walter Klaus as their representative. On April 19, that man turned 100 years old.

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