The St Thomas Academy Middle School eighth-grade quiz bowl team recently took first place in the annual Catholic Grade School Quiz Bowl tournament held at the University of St. Thomas. More than 40 grade schools participated.
Katie Atkins of Inver Grove Heights was chosen to be part of the Land O’Lakes, Inc. 2016-2017 Emerging Leaders class as part of the cooperative’s efforts to find sustainable, practical and achievable solutions to world hunger.
From left, Kaposia Convenience Center Minnoco owner Roger Green, Hope Chest for Breast Cancer board member Beth Brody, executive director of Hope Chest for Breast Cancer Nancy Philhofer, and South St. Paul Mayor Beth Baumann participated in a ceremony to celebrate Minnoco’s $15,000 contribution to Hope Chest for Breast Cancer as part of the Minnesota-based fuel retailer’s second annual Pink Out promotion.
Drivers filling up their cars with E15/Unleaded Plus during Minnoco’s “Pink Out” promotion in September and October raised $15,000 for breast cancer awareness and research, the Minnesota-based fuel retailer announced on Nov.