Weather Forecast


Michelle's column: Carrying our history into the future

Email News Alerts

I have this pair of earrings, and a matching brooch, that I have worn with pride for the past five years.

The set was given to me by Farmington resident George Flynn. The pin and earrings are rhinestone clustered, and bear the emblem of the American Legion Auxiliary in the middle. The set belonged to George’s mother, who was a charter member of American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189, Farmington.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and is the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
(651) 702-0974