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Hiding all But First Instance of Duplicate Values in a Column

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I have a sql statement that reads : select rep1, prep1, owner, parcel1, created from tblprofiledata where created >= '2007-02-01' and created < '2007-03-01' order by rep1, prep1

Say it returns the following results:
rep1       prep1      owner      parcel1      created
Alpine      John A      Joe B      2345      2/1/2007
Alpine      Kara K      Max K            4897      2/4/2007
Alpine      Mandy L      Kathy S      7894      2/10/2007
Coldwell      Brandy B      Louis L      7854      2/4/2007
Faulkin      Jerry K      Tabatha S      9832      2/12/2007
Faulkin      Jerry K      Martha S      9823      2/14/2007

I would like the results to display so that only the first instance of each unique value in the rep1 and prep1 columns are displayed.  So I want the results to display something like this:

rep1       prep1      owner      parcel1      created
Alpine      John A      Joe B      2345      2/1/2007
                     Kara K      Max K           4897      2/4/2007
      Mandy L      Kathy S      7894      2/10/2007
Coldwell      Brandy B      Louis L      7854      2/4/2007
Faulkin      Jerry K      Tabatha S      9832      2/12/2007
                           Martha S      9823      2/14/2007

Is it possible to do something like that with a SQL statement?
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