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December 17, 2012
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North Sails comforts one of their own in wake of school shooting

A mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school on Friday has reminded employees at a Minden sail factory how small and fragile the world really is.

"As the events unfolded on Friday, I, like everyone else, was glued to the TV," said Jeff Holden, master scheduler of North Sails. "On Saturday, we received an email from the corporate office informing us that in fact (co-worker Brian Engel's) daughter had been killed ... I grieved with everyone else, and then I figured out what I could do to make a difference."

According to Holden, Brian Engel is the manager of cloth …

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The Record Courier Updated Dec 17, 2012 06:02PM Published Dec 17, 2012 04:27PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.