St. Joseph Rod, Gun Club fish with Boys, Girls clubs
The St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club held its annual Take a Kid Fishing event with the St. Cloud Boys and Girls Clubs June 15 at Kraemer Lake. There was a good amount of fish caught. They were cleaned and served to the kids along with pop, chips and hot dogs.
Four St. Joseph students were recently named to the spring dean’s list at the University of Minnesota–Duluth. They and their major are as follows: Lauren Holan, sophomore, pre-business; Joseph Justin, junior, chemical engineering; Nicholas Maleska, sophomore, undeclared; and Jared Walz, sophomore, theatre. Students achieved a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher to earn the honor.
Three St. Joseph students recently graduated from Ridgewater College in Willmar. They are the following: Tyler Tabatt, who graduated with honors (3.5-3.74 grade-point average), Laura Scott and Lisa Worm.
Knife River Corp.-North Central recently received a Governor’s Safety Award for superior performance in workplace safety and health from the Minnesota Safety Council.
“An effective safety program reduces injuries and costs, maximizes productivity and builds morale,” said Carol Butfon, president of the Minnesota Safety Council. “Employers like Knife River understand protecting employees is not only the right thing to do – it’s also good business.”
Since 1934, the annual Governor’s Safety Awards program has honored Minnesota employers with exceptional safety performance. Applicants are judged on several years of injury data as it compares with their industry’s national statistics, and on their progress in implementing a comprehensive safety program. Knife River received a Meritorious Achievement Award.