LakeVoice News is an online only publication by students in the journalism program at the University of Minnesota Duluth. It serves as a hyperlocal publication serving the Duluth community as a whole. Special projects by journalism classes are also published under this banner. This is a link to my author page on Medium, the publishing platform LakeVoice uses as of 2017.
The following story is one I was particularly proud of — not only for helping a voice that needs help — but for the response I got from my own daughter. She read this and asked if it was something we could start doing. We said of course.