You see a lot of roadside memorials in the days and weeks after a death, you don’t usually see them reappear once they’re gone. People move on.
A year ago Friday, Arianna Tatum jumped to her death off the White Bear Ave bridge over I-94. In the days afterward, I wrote about the memorial that sprouted on the bridge.
This weekend, it reappeared.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.