MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s full congressional delegation has written a letter to get Twins great Harmon Killebrew immortalized on a postage stamp.
The late Killebrew’s wife and the Minnesota Twins are asking for fans to send in letters of support.READ MORE: At Least 2 Dead In Head-On Crash Near Lake Mille Lacs
Minnesota’s Congressional delegation sent a joint letter to the U.S. Postal Service saying Killebrew’s legacy on and off the field exemplifies the best of Minnesota and our nation.
“We are proud of such an exemplary role model for current and future generations, and see this stamp as an important way of preserving the legacy of Harmon Killebrew,” the letter read.READ MORE: Parents Demand More Distance Learning Options As COVID Cases Rise Ahead Of School Year
The Postal Service won’t say who else is up for the honor.
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To help get Harmon on a stamp, click here.