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Group nets trash out of Mississippi River to make sculpture

Volunteers collected trash at the seventh annual Mississippi River cleanup at St. Cloud’s Wilson Park Saturday, but not all of the discarded items are going in the dump. An artist is sifting through the junk for a sculpture to be displayed during the city's art crawl next month, and he has plenty of items to choose from, including a TV, a manhole cover and even a message in a bottle.
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Volunteers collected trash at the seventh annual Mississippi River cleanup at St. Cloud’s Wilson Park Saturday, but not all of the discarded items are going in the dump. An artist is sifting through the junk for a sculpture to be displayed during the city's art crawl next month, and he has plenty of items to choose from, including a TV, a manhole cover and even a message in a bottle.

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