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Daddy who? Local woman's accidental DNA analysis is surprise


July 10, 2019

Of The New Era

Sweet Home resident Anita Collins was living a settled life in retirement a year and a half ago when she decided to buy a gift for her husband Bob: an DNA analysis kit.

Things went awry quickly.

“I’m not very technical,” Collins said. “I didn’t notice that the website had a checkbox for ‘gift.’”

When the kit arrived, it had her name on it, not her husband’s. When she complained, the company said it was too late to change it. She was stuck with it.

“I wasn’t interested in my DNA,” Collins said. “I thought I was what I was – half Ita...

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