Governor Mark Dayton recently appointed Mounds View resident Clarissa Johnston to the Governor’s Interagency Coordinating Council on Early Childhood Intervention as a Provider Member. Her term expires Jan. 4, 2016.
Kellie Dougherty of Vadnais Heights, an accounting major at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, was awarded the Accounting Faculty scholarship and the KPMG Peat Marwick Accounting Scholarship for the 2014-15 a
Maxine said Joshua was enthusiastic about traveling from a young age, the two of them shown here in an old photo looking over a book entitled, “Travel Basics.” (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Maxine Haglund-Blommer and her husband, Dan Blommer, established a scholarship fund through the University of Minnesota in their sons’ names.
It’s been a decade since Joshua Haglund, a Mounds View High School grad, avid traveler and teacher, was killed. On May 17, 2004, Joshua, 33, was attacked in his apartment in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, where he worked at a university teaching English.
Wilshire Park’s Bobbidy Bop Bop Bops, from left to right: Anthony Arens, Mathew Arens, Abby Salseg, Brighid Donohue, Isaac Mitchell and Hugo Drews. (submitted photo)
The Bobbidy Bop Bop Bops, Wilshire Park Elementary’s dreamers of dreams and Destination Imagination (DI) team, has advanced to the Destination Imagination Global 2014 Finals in Knoxville, Tennessee.
The team, made up of four boys and two girls, all fourth and fifth graders, will travel to Knoxville May 21-24. Susan Boatman, Wilshire Park’s DI adviser, said this will be the third time a team from the elementary school has made it to the global finals, most recently in 2012.
Jennifer Drews, 39, a 1993 St. Anthony Village High School graduate, was recently crowned Ms. Minnesota United States and will go on to compete for the title of Ms. United States in Washington D.C. over the July 4 holiday weekend.