Hackensack, Minnesota: Paul Bunyan's Girlfriend LucetteWoodsman Paul Bunyan's sweetheart, Lucette Diana Kensack, is 17 feet of lady fiberglass. The original statue was erected in 1991, the character named in a contest (runner-up: Landa Happy Waters).
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The miniature Paul Bunyan Jr. who once stood next to Lucette, Paul's sweetheart, wasn't there when we visited. But there was a statue in the same park, by the bike trail, which I'm assuming is Paul Jr.[Stacy Barnes, 08/12/2013]
The wee Paul in earlier photos is ludicrously small -- like a lawn jockey. Your wood-carved Bunyan find is a good substitute sidekick....
Paul Bunyan's sweetheart, Lucette Diana Kensack. Birthplace of Paul Bunyan Jr. Statue of Lucette and Paul Bunyan Jr.[pthomp, 08/30/2009]
Sept. 2012: Jacqueline reports that little Paul is gone.
I just saw her last weekend -- she still looks great! Paul Jr., however, was nowhere to be found. There was no one close by to ask his whereabouts. There is also a cute log carving of Paul Bunyan that was painted.
If you are using it as a rest stop like we were - maybe make other plans. The bathroom situation is less than ideal![Andrea Amundson, 07/17/2008]
Some years back, Lucette's head fell off (I think due to a storm). The people of the town decided to put up a new statue of her. They explained her absence by saying she was with child. The new statue has miniature Paul next to her -- Paul's child.[Nancy Smith, 08/12/2000]