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Shoes going on display at mall: They represent people affected by domestic violence, sexual assault

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The shoes in the Buffalo Mall concourse between Saturday and Monday aren’t for sale — each one of the 110 pairs represents a Jamestown-area victim of domestic violence or sexual assault in 2012.

“We’re trying to raise awareness in the community that this is an issue,” said Jane Austin, past president of the Zonta Club of Jamestown, which is creating the display.

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Kari Lucin
Kari Lucin joined the Grand Forks Herald as a multimedia producer in August 2014. Previously, she worked for a few years at the Jamestown Sun in Jamestown, N.D., as a staff writer, and prior to that, for about six years as staff writer and later online content coordinator, at the Daily Globe in Worthington, Minn. A graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Augsburg College, she has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and English. Find more of her writing at her blog, Oh Look, a Shiny Thing! or on Twitter at @karilucin.
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