by Ampers   November 2, 2010

Independent producer Marisa Helms takes a look at Paul Wellstone's life and legacy.
Paul and Sheila Wellstone
Paul and Sheila Wellstone
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MN90: Remembering Paul Wellstone

When Paul Wellstone, his wife Sheila, their daughter Marcia, and five others died in a plane crash on the Iron Range on October 25, 2002, then-Senator Wellstone was in a difficult race for re-election to a third term in the U.S. Senate. MN90 producer Marisa Helms takes a look at Wellstone before he was a famous politician, and what has become of his legacy.