Area residents recognized by Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota
State Rep. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, congratulated constituents who received awards from Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota.
Mary Kay Hanson is a single parent to two special needs children. For many years she has been active in child abuse prevention work and in Circle of Parents. Hanson has worked her way out of poverty through education, and she is now employed by Northern Pines Mental Health Center in Brainerd as an outreach specialist.