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SWCD offers college scholarship


Fri, Jun 29th, 2012
Posted in All Business Announcements

Are you a college student returning to school this fall? Could you use an additional $500 for college expenses? Are you pursuing a degree in Natural Resources, Agriculture or related field? If you answered “yes” to these questions, then you should apply for the $500 dollar scholarship being awarded by the Fillmore Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD).

Applications are available at the Fillmore SWCD office located within the USDA Service Center at 900 Washington Street in Preston or online at www.fillmoreswcd.org/scholarships. To be eligible, you must be a returning college sophomore, junior, or senior; be pursuing a degree in Natural Resources, Agriculture or related field; be enrolled in classes for fall; and not a prior scholarship recipient.

Applications must be received at the Fillmore SWCD office by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2012, and must include an essay, in 500 words or less, on “What Natural Resource Conservation Means to Me.” The scholarship winner will be chosen by the Fillmore SWCD Board of Supervisors at their August meeting.

For more information, please contact Donna Rasmussen at the SWCD office at (507) 765-3878 ext. 3.

Tri-County Electric awards $16,950 in scholarships

Fri, Jun 29th, 2012
Posted in Rushford Business Announcements

Rushford, MN— Tri-County Electric Cooperative (TEC) recently awarded $16,950 in scholarship to 47 local high school students. Since 1991 the cooperative has given $211,187 to area high school graduates. The money for the scholarships is funded t ..... 
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SMIF announces $100,000 in grants available

Fri, Jun 29th, 2012
Posted in All Business Announcements

As part of its effort to invest in economic growth within the region, Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) is offering $100,000 in Incentive Grants to 501(c) nonprofit organizations or units/agencies of local, state or federal government. ..... 
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Walz staff takes a tour of National Trout Center

Fri, Jun 29th, 2012
Posted in Preston Business Announcements

Staff members of Congressman Tim Walz visited Preston on Monday, June 25 to tour the National Trout Center (NTC). They were there to learn more about the Trout Center, what they have done, and what their future plans are. Cathy Enerson, Director ..... 
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Last call for volunteers!

Fri, Jun 29th, 2012
Posted in All Business Announcements

The planning committee for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Fillmore County would like to invite anyone interested in volunteering the night of Relay For Life (July 13, 2012) to contact Marilyn Schreier at 480-202-3027 or email Gabb ..... 
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Harmony Junior Girl Scout Troop 44023 makes donation to Jem Theatre

Mon, Jun 18th, 2012
Posted in All Business Announcements

On May 23, 2012, Harmony Junior Girl Scout Troop 44023 presented Michelle Haugerud, owner of the JEM Theatre, with a check for $250. Emma Breitsprecher, Shelby Hanson, Krista Jorgenson, Hailey Lange, Molly McKernan, Kira Nelson, Grace Springer, Na ..... 
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National Trout Center 2012 programming

Mon, Apr 23rd, 2012
Posted in Preston Business Announcements

The National Trout Center, located in Preston, MN will once again open its doors the first weekend in April, just in time for the 2012 state wide Trout Season Opener on April 14th. National Trout Center (NTC) programs in April include: “Adopt ..... 
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Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation awards $153,668

Mon, Apr 23rd, 2012
Posted in All Business Announcements

Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) recently approved nine grants totaling $152,668 to support early childhood and entrepreneur projects within southern Minnesota. These grants align with SMIF’s goal to build a prosperous region with v ..... 
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Bradley honored for financial sales and service

Fri, Jan 27th, 2012
Posted in Business Announcements

Lanesboro, Minn.- (January 30, 2012)- Walter Bradley, FIC, a financial consultant with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans in Lanesboro, Minn., has received the 2011 National Quality Award in recognition of his quality service to clients and successful ..... 
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