People & Events

Produce distribution set for Wednesday

Heaven’s Table Food Shelf and Second Harvest Heartland will sponsor an emergency produce distribution from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fairmont High School. There is no charge. This is a drive-through only event. Participants should enter on west entrance, drive through the horseshoe, receive distribution, then exit at the east entrance.

College News

The following area students received degrees and honors following the 2020 spring semester at Minnesota State University-Mankato: Fairmont — Tyler Benschoter, master’s degree in education; Micah De Boer, bachelor’s degree in law enforcement (cum laude); Megan Petrowiak, bachelor’s degree in biology; Jackson — EmmaLee Krosch, bachelor’s degree in social work (summa cum laude); Kiester — Cheyenne Fendrich, bachelor’s degree in alcohol & drug studies; St. James — Mackenzie Blickem, bachelor’s degree in family consumer science (magna cum laude); Stephanie Buss, bachelor’s degree in history; Amelia Collier, bachelor’s degree in special education-academic & behavioral strategies (summa cum laude); Cameron Giese, bachelor’s degree in management (magna cum laude); Tylar Larson, bachelor’s degree in recreation, parks & leisure services; Megan Pfeffer, bachelor’s degree in American indigenous studies; Morgan Pitcher, bachelor’s degree in biochemistry (cum laude); Samantha Rich-Thompson, bachelor’s degree in law enforcement; Andrew Spang, PSM in engineering management; Elizabeth Thoelke, bachelor’s degree in English-creative writing (magna cum laude); Swea City — Kayla Farland, bachelor’s degree in management; Truman — Louis Sanders, bachelor’s degree in communication studies.


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