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Sawyer Joachim, a 9-year-old student at Starr Elementary, was diagnosed with Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy in August of 2008. To help raise the money he needs for a new electric wheelchair, students at New Richmond High School are hosting a benefit in his name on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 3-7 p.m. (Submitted photo)

High school students put on benefit for child with Muscular Dystrophy

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In August of 2008, Sawyer Joachim, a 9-year-old Starr Elementary student, was diagnosed with Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy, a disease which erodes a person’s muscles until they are unable to walk.


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Jordan Willi
Jordan Willi is a reporter for the New Richmond News. Previously, he worked as a sports reporter at the Worthington Daily Globe in Worthington, Minnesota. He also interned at the Hudson Star Observer for two summers and contributed to the Bison Illustrated sports magazine at North Dakota State University.
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