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Lily Madrene Hill, front left, of Wichita, Kan., stands near a child abuse awareness sign that is an integral piece of “The Grandmother Project,” a program she spearheaded with another Kansas woman. Hill is pictured with her husband, Jerry, left, and Craig residents Van Austin and Sandy Crain at Austin’s home at 760 Yampa Ave.

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Kansas woman brings abuse awareness campaign to Craig

A small yard sign, advocating for something other than an upcoming sale or a political candidate, can carry a big message. That’s the belief of Lily Madrene Hill, a 63-year-old Wichita, Kan., woman who arrived Saturday in Craig. She brought signs with her urging residents to be aware of a sad and disturbing crime — child abuse. “Once you are aware of something, you are kind of empowered that you might be able to help and do something,” Hill said.


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