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Artist and Hillside Elementary School parent Richard Hubal volunteered to paint a mural on the gym wall two years ago. The gym was repainted recently. Bulletin file photo by Judy Spooner

Art history: Time was limited for mural at Cottage Grove's Hillside Elementary

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The Hillside Elementary School gym got a new look during Winter Break. After 10 years, it was repainted and new lights installed to make it a brighter place for kids to be.


But the "Hawk's Nest" mural, painted on one of the walls two years ago, was painted over in the renovation, something that bothers Richard Hubal, a well-known Twin Cities artist who volunteered to paint it.

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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