Published February 23 2014
Namedroppers (Feb. 23)AWARDS AND OTHER RECOGNITIONS: Anthony Potts, son of Michael and Ann Potts, Fargo, won the aria division of the Concerto-Aria Contest held at the University of Northwestern – St. Paul. He will be a featured guest artist with the Northwestern Orchestra at a performance May 6 at the college.
INTERNS AND CLERKS: U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp has selected Alexis Grabinger of Jamestown, N.D., and Ben Goehring of Moorhead to intern in her Washington D.C. office. Grabinger is a sophomore at Minnesota State University Moorhead, and Goehring is a freshman at George Washington University in Washington D.C.
MILITARY NEWS: Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brandon Leier has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. Leier is the son of Deanne and Richard Leier and a 2011 graduate of West Fargo High School.
Two children of Neil and Tess Krumm of Fargo are enjoying successful careers in the U.S. military. Joseph Todd Krumm has held the rank of colonel in the U.S. Marines since 2010 and is stationed the Pentagon. Anita C. Krumm has served as the lieutenant commander of public health services in Fort Worth since 2005.
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