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PRESCOTT -- Bob Baker was on his way to the Prescott Chamber of Commerce office to nominate someone to be grand marshal for the Prescott Daze parade when he got the news.


"They said you're too late," he said.

What he was told next floored him. The reason why he was late was someone had already been selected: him.

"I've got a gift for gab," the 61-year-old said. "When they told me that, I think I was speechless for three minutes. I had nothing to say.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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