Consolidated Communications, a leading broadband and business communications provider, announced a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors in the company’s southern Minnesota service area. Ten selected candidates will receive $2,000 or $1,000 scholarships from the Minnesota Telecom A…

Cover crops and other soil-health practices will be the focus of a free upcoming class available to area farmers. The “Cover Crops 101” class will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 at the Forest Township Hall in rural Faribault.

University of Minnesota Extension is once again offering summer internship positions in agriculture, food and natural resources in a variety of locations throughout the state. The internships span from mid-May through August 2020.

The Social Security Administration launched a new public service announcement campaign to continue warning people about the ongoing nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. The PSAs feature a message from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul.

Births

A boy, Theo Paul Peterson, was born at Northfield Hospital, Northfield, Minnesota, on Dec. 3, 2019 to Amanda Lovas and Tyler Burton Peterson. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces.

A boy, William Henry Murray, was born Nov. 4, 2019 in Bellevue, Nebraska, to Andrew and Anne Olzerowicz Murray.

Kimberly Hernandez Nunez and Erik Ivan Hernandez Soto announce the birth of a son, Jonathan Ivan Hernandez Nunez.

Engagements

Weddings

The parents of Schuyler Dunhaupt Tilson are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter to Jesse Doheny on July 1.

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