MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: State politicians remember Joan Mondale who died Monday
The woman a local lawmaker calls, "A Minnesota treasure," has died at the age of 83. U-S Senator Amy Klobuchar says Joan Mondale was equally at home on a farm in Minnesota and at an ambassador's reception in Japan. The wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale died yesterday afternoon surrounded by her husband, sons and family members. Minnesota D-F-L Chairman Ken Martin says Joan left a great legacy in the arts community.