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Grad: Everyone has struggles


GOODHUE -- Last June, as Alyssa Pasch was crowned Miss Goodhue, there was something about her that most of the audience -- or her friends, classmates and teachers, for that matter -- didn't know: the then 17-year-old was suffering from an eating disorder.

Pasch accepted her new royal title on a Friday night, and, on the following Monday, she began inpatient treatment for anorexia at the Melrose Institute in St. Louis Park, Minn.

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Sarah Gorvin
Sarah Gorvin has been with the Republican Eagle for two years and covers education, business and crime and courts. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010 with a  journalism degree.