Fisher a DAV leader

Vietnam veteran Craig W. Fisher was a leader in state and national Disabled American Veterans (DAV) affairs. Fisher died in […]

Hanson a longtime leader

James “Jim” or “Jimmie” Hanson led a life of service to Minnesotans with disabilities. Hanson died in September due to respiratory […]

Heroes of disability rights

The passing of retired State Rep. Lee Greenfield met with little attention recently. And that is unfortunate given his long […]

In Memoriam – David Durenberger

David Durenberger is remembered for many accomplishments, including his work on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Durenberger, who died […]

In Memoriam – January 2023

His family led group home work  Stephen Lawrence Johnson’s parents saw a need for housing for people with disabilities, and helped […]

In Memoriam

Tomassoni was dedicated lawmaker  Sen. David Tomassoni (I-Chisholm) was a dedicated Iron Range lawmaker who led the way on amyotrophic […]

In Memoriam

Schwartzkopf led life of service  David “Dave” Schwartzkopf, a leader in Minnesota’s disability community for many years, will be remembered […]

In Memoriam

Sannes led disability services  Judy (Boettcher) Sannes was an early leader in disability services for the region’s college students. Sannes […]

In Memoriam

Mental health was her focus  Marcia Kay Taylor Lovejoy used her lived experience with mental illness to advocate for others, […]

In Memoriam — May 2021

Hodder championed adaptive sports Susan Catherine Hodder shared her love of helping others and volunteering by teaching adaptive sports. Hodder […]

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