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Wayne Hoff and Helga Township Supervisor Mike Sherwood stand outside the front entrance to the Nary School. Hoff holds an image that is a vision of the school, after restoration, as an arts center. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

A school for the arts: Hoff dreams to turn Nary School into hub for arts, education

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BEMIDJI - Upon entering the ground floor of the Nary School, it is obvious that this is a space well used by the people of Helga Township.


Covered voting machines stand ready for the upcoming elections, long tables and chairs are in place and the upgraded kitchen and appliances strive to be as complete to being a commercial space as possible.

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