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LOS ANGELES (NBC) – She has 'The Voice' comeback of the season.

Tess Boyer blew the crowd, the judges and America away Monday nighton NBC's singing competition. The Glen Carbon native lost twice in the battle rounds, but was saved.

And she proved that she's here to stay, cracking the top 12.

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Stephanie Stanton joined NewsChannel 5 live from Los Angeles, where she explained Boyer's ascension, and reflected on Festus native Patrick Thomson's elimination.

Make sure to tune in to NewsChannel 5 Tuesday at 7 p.m., where you'll get the chance to scope out some of Boyers' competition when Team Usher's final five take the stage.

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