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Marker in tiny Missouri hamlet denotes US population center

HARTVILLE, Mo. (AP) — It's not every day that a small hamlet in the Missouri Ozarks is in the middle of everything, but that was the case for tiny Wright County on Wednesday as officials from the nation's capital unveiled a marker designating a spot in the county as the center of population in the United States.Dignitaries from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the U.S. Census Bureau, including the . . .