Generous spirit: Mary John works to connect the Native community

March 23, 2012 at 1:48 am in DL-Online

MOORHEAD – In her mind, Mary John can still trace the cracks in the ceiling of the tiny wood home where she spent the first six years of her life. Though belying a life of poverty, they also formed captivating shapes in the imagination of the girl called “Nonie,” or Winona for “firstborn daughter” in Dakota.
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