Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Willmar instructor and student council adviser Travis Michelson, left, looks over a collection of WHS homecoming buttons dating back more than 50 years and collected by Lee Wierschem. Wierschem brought the idea of reviving the homecoming buttons to Michelson and student council members, and received a spirited endorsement. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny

Willmar alumni and students reviving traditional display of Cardinal Pride

Email News Alerts

WILLMAR -- It's easy to find Cardinal Pride on display at Hoddap Field, but if you have an eye for it like Lee Wierschem, you can find it at rummage sales, auctions and a thrift shop or two.

Advertisement

A self-confessed packrat, Wierschem has made collecting Willmar homecoming buttons his latest passion. Now, it's to become everyone's passion.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
(320) 214-4335
Advertisement
randomness