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Two Rock County 4-H’ers are among a group of 11 recipients of the 2017 Andrea Ruesch Regional 4-H Scholarship.

Moriah Flanagan and Mira Uithoven each earned $1,000 toward their post-secondary education.

Other recipients and their 4-H counties include Daniel Bartels and Nina Buchanan, Chippewa; Ramsey Piotter, Cottonwood; Madelyn Vancura, Jackson; Kyla Fuerstenberg, Nobles; Emily Blom and Eric Pietz, Pipestone; and Liana Blomgren and Walker Regier, Watonwan.

Andrea Ruesch’s family established the Ruesch Scholarship in 2010 in memory of her dedication and contributions to the Minnesota 4-H Program.

The scholarships are open to high school seniors and first-year college students currently enrolled in 4-H from one of the following nine counties: Chippewa, Cottonwood, Jackson, Martin, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Rock and Watonwan.

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