The Hometown Hero Banquet was held on Monday, September 26, at the Holiday Inn, New Ulm. Sixteen Hometown Heroes were honored at the banquet. The Hometown Hero program is brought to you by KNUJ AM 860, SAM 107.3 FM and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
The Hometown Heroes are, bottom row, from left: Duke Cook; Charles Korsmo; Pat Mead; Jean Bruton; Sherri Kaufmann
Back row, from left: John Apitz; Charles Grimm; Jean Grimm; Wendy Kube; Jeri Odenthal.
Missing from the photos are heroes; Ryan Kelly; Devin Kelly; Liam Kelly; Shari Hittesdorf; Tom Suess and Al Drexler