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Spring Valley resident's stick-to-itiveness leads to contest winner

SPRING VALLEY--Design has been a big part of Elizabeth Lee's life, so when the 2007 Spring Valley High School graduate learned early this year about 3M's first Tape Sculpture Contest, entering it came naturally.

Lee ended up parlaying her creative ways into the contest's top prize of $5,000 and a year's supply of tape.

"I suppose I could use it to make another sculpture," she said Wednesday, referring to the 36 rolls of packaging tape she won, a whole case. She was more certain about the money, which will go toward her college expenses, she added.

Read more in the print version of the Herald July 7.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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