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U of M Duluth names honor students The University of Minnesota Duluth has announced the Spring 2019 dean’s list. To be eligible, students must achieve a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Named to the dean’s list are Samantha Ykema, Jasper, a junior majoring in biology; Mark Robinson, Luverne, a junior majoring...
Mount Marty releases dean’s list Mitchell Lonneman, Adrian, was named to the Spring 2019 dean’s list at Mount Marty College in Yankton, South Dakota. To be honored, students must be enrolled full time and earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher.   NDSU names honor students James Erickson and Derek Krueger,...
Luverne hotel honored at franchise conference The GrandStay Hotel & Suites in Luverne received the 2018 Every Guest, Every Time customer service award during a May 8 annual conference. The award recognizes consistent high scores in guest surveys and through the brand quality assurance...
Severtson honored by peers The University of Minnesota Duluth Office of Student Life and Kirby  Student Center  honored Lexie Severtson, a biology major from Luverne, with the Leadership Certificate at the Leadership Awards Reception April 29. The certificate is presented to students who have...
Area students receive scholarships Several area students received $1,500 scholarships from the Compeer Financial Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of Compeer Financial. They are Adrian High School students Dakota John, Hannah Kruse and Paige Madison and Luverne High School senior...
Buck Underwood (left) receives the Third District gavel from the state VFFA senior vice president Chad Solheid.
Community leader award Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian received the Community Leader award from Missouri River Energy Services Wednesday night in Sioux Falls. He was honored during the MRES annual conference where he received a plaque “in recognition of his years of service to the Luverne municipal...
Popkes earns degree Nancy Popkes, Ellsworth, has earned her Master of Science degree in nursing/education online from Western Governors University.   SDSU announces Fall 2018 graduates Several area students met the requirements for a degree and/or certificate program following the Fall 2018...
Local residents initiated into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Two local residents were recently initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Calla Jarvie, Luverne, was initiated at Emporia State University. Erik Tofteland, Luverne, was initiated at South Dakota State University, Brookings. Only the...
Area students to graduate from Minnesota West Several area students will be recognized at commencement ceremonies at the Minnesota West Community and Technical College campuses as listed: Luverne: Jason Aanenson, Autumn Altman, Kia Balster, Morgan Edwards, Courtney Gonnerman, Laura Kasstner, Alyssa...
Jelken named to dean’s list at Northwestern Christopher Jelken was named to the academic dean’s list for the Fall 2018 semester at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa. To be eligible, students must earn a 3.5 grade point average with at least 12 graded credits. Jelken, son of James and Paula...

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