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Brianna Olson, 12, of Jamestown, spins lavender-dyed wool at the North Dakota Handspinners Conference at the Jamestown Civic Center Saturday. Olson said it was her first time spinning, and her efforts on Friday were “just practice.”
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.