Jefferson Award Winner: Lee Anna Rasar

Local nursing home residents, minors in detention and inmates get music therapy and anger management classes partially led by one woman. Every day but Saturday, Lee Anna Rasar is volunteering.

Jefferson Award Winner: Ron Decker

500 hundred hours on the road and more than 300 meals delivered. Those would be some impressive numbers for any sub shop or pizza parlor employee but Ron Decker has spent all that time behind the wheel unpaid. 

Jefferson Award Winner: John Henningsen

Across the county 1 in 5 people do not have access to affordable health insurance. They are our neighbors, coworkers, friends and even family. A retired physician from Rice Lake is working to change that, but the work of this remarkable volunteer doesn’t stop at the city limits.

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