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Nathan's column: Squatting for the Olympic spirit


With the 2014 Winter Olympics — official motto: Everybody’s Second-Favorite Olympics — just a few months away, it seems like everybody’s getting into the spirit.

The Olympic torch is making its way around the world and even into space on its way to Sochi, Russia. Athletes are fine-tuning their bodies to compete against the best in the world. And in Russia, presumably, hundreds of contractors are screaming into their cell phones, “You wanted that stadium done WHEN?”

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. 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 Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as 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. 
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