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Agnes 'Connie' Godwin, journalist and Chestertown resident, dies

Agnes "Connie" Godwin, a former newspaper editor and press secretary to Alaska's Sen. Ted Stevens, died Nov. 15 of complications from dementia at Shore Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chestertown.

The longtime Kent County resident was 90.

"Connie was a hoot and always did things her way," said Margie Elsberg, a longtime friend and former city editor of the Prince George's Journal who taught journalism courses with Mrs. Godwin at Washington College in Chestertown.

"She thrived on the success of other people and she was everything about making sure that everyone around her knew she was rooting for them, and for them to be spectacularly...

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