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For 25 years the late Dr. Jean Marie Porwoll was director of emergency services

Graduate leaves $1.145 million to CLC

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Jean Marie Porwoll rose to heights in her medical career, but she never forgot where it all started.


When Porwoll, a 1969 graduate of Brainerd State Junior College, died of cancer in 2010, she left a legacy for female students of her first alma mater: $1.145 million.

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