Erica Dischino is the photographer for the West Central Tribune. Hailing from northern New Jersey, she graduated from Ithaca College in central New York with a bachelors in Journalism and Photography. Follow her on Instagram.
WILLMAR, Minn. — It's Dec. 16, 1977. A group of women employees of Citizens National Bank stand outside the bank in a picket line despite the cold Minnesota air. They hold homemade signs urging Citizens National Bank, formerly located on Second Street Southwest in Willmar, to offer equal pay and equal opportunities for advancement in their workplace.