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Polson teen shining light on important Native American issue


(MTN News-POLSON) It’s hard to be “different” when you’re in high school. But one 17-year-old Lake County senior is stepping out of the “teenage comfort zone” to make a very adult statement about unsolved murders among Native American women and girls.

MTN’s Jill Valley found out how she’s sharing that message through art and activism.

Marita Growing Thunder makes most of her clothes — and that sets her apart from other students at Polson High School.


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