DL News Staff
Several area students earned dean's list honors from Bemidji State University in Bemidji, Minn., at the conclusion of the fall 2016 semester. Among those honored for their academic achievement were (listed alphabetically by hometown): From Detroit Lakes: Bryant Briard; Elijah Disse; Kassandra DuChene; Sarah Fulton; Shea Henderson. From Frazee: Sean Kieselhorst; Alec Meyer; Matthew Shipman. From Lake Park: Jessica Dalen; Alexa Herfindahl; Chelsey Torblaa. From Rochert: Tabbitha Hiemenz. From Waubun: Ann Johnston; Jessie Kier; Raven Warren.
Sarah LaVoy-Brunette, of Waubun, has been named to the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM) dean's list for the fall 2016 semester. To be eligible for the UMM dean's List students must achieve a grade point average of 3.66 or higher while taking 12 or more credits, two-thirds of these credits on the A-F grading system.
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.28/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.26/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
David Stowman and Jeff Stowman of the Stowman Law Firm in Detroit Lakes have been named on the Minnesota Super Lawyers list of top attorneys in Minnesota for 2016 in the area of plaintiff's personal injury work. Super Lawyers is an annual rating service of outstanding lawyers in more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to receive this honor.
Dr. Darryl Beehler has joined the urgent care department at the Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic. Dr. Beehler will also care for patients in the emergency department at Essentia Health St. Mary's.
Trevor A. Adams, Frazee, received highest honors from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for academic achievement during the 2016 fall semester. Full-time undergraduates who earned grade points of 3.90 to 4.0 (4.0 equals straight A) are given the highest honors designation; high honors are given to those with GPAs between 3.75-3.89; and honor recognition is accorded to those with GPAs between 3.50-3.74. The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point honored more than 2,480 undergraduate students for attaining high grade point averages during the fall semester.
Several area students were recently named to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) dean's list for fall semester 2016. Students honored for their academic achievement include (listed alphabetically by hometown):
The following area students were among the nearly 300 who graduated from Minnesota State Community and Technical College during commencement ceremonies in December. From Audubon: Miranda Diane Vareberg. From Callaway: Lindsay Nicole Baker; Molly Ann Hill; Marissa Ann Rousu; Ashley Lynn St. Germain. From Detroit Lakes: Jessica Ann Cossette; Jean-Philppe Galindo; Shimeka Shakeema Grimsley Melvina Christina Grose; Jessica Danielle Harstad; Shirley Nobuko Holzgrove; Hannah MaryMarie Ianiro; Tamara J.