Zachary Whiting, of Ashland, earned a master of science in medical physics in May from Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.
Brian Carlson, Funding Director for the Itasca County Fair, presents a 2021 sponsorship award to Sam Riehle of Shaw Florist in Grand Rapids. The award recognizes many years of support to the fair from local businesses. Others receiving awards this year include Burgraff’s Ace Hardware, Jimmy Johns, Affinity Plus, and Enbridge. Many fair activities are made possible by various donations from these and other businesses and are much appreciated.