Forum staff reports, Published January 21 2010
Minnesota arts award nominations soughtWARREN, Minn. – The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council here is accepting nominations for the 2010 Northwest Minnesota Artist of the Year and the Arts Advocate of the Year.
Those nominated must live in Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake or Roseau counties.
This is an opportunity to recognize the outstanding talent or outstanding dedication to the arts of an individual in the community. A list of past recipients can be found at www.nwrdc.org/arts.htm.
The two selected individuals will receive $500 cash awards to further their arts interest and an engraved keepsake.
To request a nomination form or for more information, e-mail Mara Wittman at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 646-2240.
The deadline is Feb. 26.