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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 Jamestown Sun as a staff writer in July 2011. Previously, she worked for about six years at the Daily Globe in Worthington, Minn., as an online content coordinator and staff writer. A graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Augsburg College, she has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and English. At the Jamestown Sun, Kari is a general assignment reporter, but most typically covers the Stutsman County Commission and the James River Valley Library System. Find more of her writing at her blog, Oh Look, a Shiny Thing!
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