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Present for the award were, from left, Bob Lousieau, DL city administrator; Mark Hagen, airport commission chairman; Bev Wething; Doc Wething; Harry Salminen, airport commissioner; Howard Hansen, airport commissioner; Laurel Satran, airport commissioner

Wething earns Oberstar Award

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Detroit Lakes' Duane "Doc" Wething was presented with the James L. Oberstar Award at the annual Minnesota Council of Airports conference in Duluth.


The Oberstar Award is the highest honor given by the MCOA organization. The award goes to an individual who has demonstrated a strong interest and continuous action in aviation and airport development in the State of Minnesota.

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