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Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe Worthington Middle School sixth graders in the EDGE after-school program pose with some of the comfort kits they assembled Thursday noon for the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross. The kits are given to victims of disasters such as house fires, tornadoes and floods. The EDGE program teaches students about the importance of volunteering in their community.

Bringing comfort to those in need

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WORTHINGTON -- Students in Worthington Middle School's EDGE program took time out from their noon lunch Thursday to help assemble comfort kits for the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross.


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Julie Buntjer
Julie Buntjer joined the Daily Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington and graduate of Worthington High School, then-Worthington Community College and South Dakota State University, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. At the Daily Globe, Julie covers the agricultural beat, as well as Nobles County government, watersheds, community news and feature stories. In her spare time, she enjoys needlework (cross-stitch and hardanger embroidery), reading, travel, fishing and spending time with family. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at
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