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5th Grader Abigail Emert, right, took first place at the St. Monica Spelling Bee and 4th Grader Alex Stedman was the runner up. They are pictured with Mrs. Zipp, the school’s librarian.  - Contributed photo
5th Grader Abigail Emert, right, took first place at the St. Monica Spelling Bee and 4th Grader Alex Stedman was the runner up. They are pictured with Mrs. Zipp, the school’s librarian.
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Fifth-grader Abigail Emert took first place at the St. Monica Spelling Bee, with 4th-grader Alex Stedman finishing as the runner-up. Abigail will compete at the Regional Spelling Bee March 23, at Seattle Town Hall. The final two words in the contest were ‘affluent’ and ‘insinuate.’

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