abc
QUICK LINKS:

Parts of Verso Paper Mill to Become Art in Sartell

Created: 04/19/2014 1:03 PM KSTP.com
By: Jennie Olson

The Verso paper mill was a key part of Sartell before it was put out of commission by a 2012 fire. And now, a local artist and Sartell High School teacher have found a way to keep pieces of it in the community.
    
The pair is leading a project that will repurpose pieces of building into sculptures - which will also serve as bike racks around town.
    
The St. Cloud Times reports that artist Heidi Jeub and Sartell High School technology education teacher Joe Schulte plan to start sculpting this summer.
    
The mill opened in 1905, two years before Sartell became a city. Jeub says the mill has always seemed sort of mythical. She says this is an interesting way to let people see inside the building.
    
(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
 


Minneapolis/St. Paul

Overcast
36°
46° | 32°
  • Feels like: 28° F
  • Wind: SSE 13mph
  • Humidity: 57%
  • Sun Windy with morning showers
    52° | 35°
  • Mon Showers possible in the afternoon
    58° | 39°
  • Tue Times of sun and clouds
    60° | 45°
  • Wed Times of sun and clouds
    63° | 42°

Video

KSTP NEWS