We love our trees in Oregon. The last thing we want to do is cut them down. Just ask the Beaverton School District.

They’re building a new campus at Vose Elementary, and two sequoia trees were in the way of the progress. The trees had been there since the school opened 50 years ago.

So, how do you try to preserve that link? You call Mike Bruno.

Here’s the latest ‘Cup of Joe’ – which also features some impressive whittling!