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Giving life

November 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The first year that Tracy Kuipers donated blood through the Red Cross, Eisenhower was president, Elvis joined the army, and a baby named Michael Jackson was born. Kuipers may not have known then that she was starting something big, bu…continue reading on dglobe.com

Lawmakers hash out Legacy spending

April 16, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Studying the Minnesota film industry, funding public television and conducting water quality studies are a few ways lawmakers propose spending some of the nearly $300 million from the state’s legacy fund next year. Continue Reading

Work on the Legacy: Tenants could move in by Feb. 1

December 10, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Construction continues at the old Jamestown Hospital, with residential tenants likely to move into the rechristened Legacy Center by Feb. 1. Continue Reading

Chautauqua legacy

December 9, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Historic designation being considered for lakeside park
WORTHINGTON For 137 years, local residents have used a plot of land along the shore of Lake Okabena for recreational purposes. It has been the site of picnics, parties, cultural programs, concerts, revivals and countless other gatherings, public and private. Continue Reading

Wellstone legacy survives 10 years after crash

October 25, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Paul Wellstone lives on.
A decade after he died in a northeastern Minnesota airplane crash, the U.S. senator’s legacy remains strong and his namesake son is looking to make it stronger. Continue Reading

WAPO: McGovern a product of America’s best traditions

October 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Grinding Depression shaped senator’s view of humanity, society. Continue Reading

Wellstone legacy survives 10 years after crash

October 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Paul Wellstone lives on. Continue Reading

Legacy Destination Weekend events Friday-Sunday in Willmar, Minn., Lakes Area

August 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Artist from Montana featured at weekend festival in New London, Minn.

August 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Combining her fascination with glass and her love of animals, Kathleen Sheard hopes to inspire others with her artwork.
Most known for her African-inspired glasswork, Sheard is a nationally recognized wildlife artist and has been chosen as the featured artist for the New London Fine Art Festival Aug. 17 and 18.
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Legacy Destination: Willmar Lakes Area a showcase for the state of Minnesota

August 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Arts, music fests, theater and much more planned for this weekend across the region Continue Reading