Hometown Hero Complete List

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KNUJ Hometown Hero program began in 2009 and continues strong today. Congratulations to all our past Hometown Heroes for all their great contributions to our surrounding communities!

2009-10

October            Kevin Yager,New Ulm

November         Dawn Hendricksen, Truman

December         Jamie Ide, Arlington

January            Kevin & Kathy Finstad, New Ulm

February           Deb Hadley, Sleepy Eye

March              Bob Buessman, New Ulm

April                Marge Kloeckel, Arlington

May                 Marlynz Zetah, New Ulm

June                Dorothy Hedberg, St James

July                 Deb Roiger, New Ulm

August            John Rosenhammer, Sleepy Eye

September      Ellery Peterson, St. Peter

 

2010-11

October            Jeri Odenthal, Arlington

November          Shari Hittesdorf, Sleepy Eye

December          Wendy Kube, Arlington and

                      Ryan, Devin and Liam Kelly, New Ulm

January            Pat Mead, Nicollet

February           Tom Suess, St. James

March              Duke Cook, Comfrey

April                Charles & Jean Grimm, Stewart

May                 Al Drexler, New Ulm

June                Jean Bruton, St. James

July                 Sherri Kaufmann, Gaylord

August              John Apitz, New Ulm

September         Charles Korsmo, Fairfax

 

2011-12

October                 Myrtle Gieseke, New Ulm

November              Ashley Mendelhall, Truman

December               Ron Degner, Franklin

January                  Glen & Carol Setterholm, New Ulm

February                Stan Bouskek, Redwood Falls

March                     Daniel Havemeier, Sleepy Eye

April                       Pete Eggen, St. James

May                        Lois Sveine, New Ulm

June                       Amy Broring, Courtland

July                        Allyson Blickem, New Ulm

August                   Kay Schumacher, Arlington

September             Myron ‘Whitey’ Helget, Sleepy Eye

 

2012- 13

October                 Nick Rients, Comfrey and

                               Stetson Shoen, Springfield

November              Doris Brandt Wigand, Henderson

December               Rick Maurer, Morgan

January                  Betty Rausch, New Ulm

February                Wally Schmiesing, Hanska

March                     Betty Maidl, Lafayette

April                       Marvin Stueber, New Ulm

May                        Sharon Gieseke, New Ulm

June                       Casey Eckstein, New Ulm

July                        Carl Wyczawski, New Ulm

August                   Cleo Erickson, St. James

September            Nancy and Richard Helgeson, St. Peter

 

 

2013-14

October                 Traci Henry, Madelia

November              Marion Edgar, St. James

December               Mary Elllen Schanus, New Ulm

January                  Talia McCorquodale, Franklin

February                Rick Mages, Sleepy Eye

March                     Lisa Schweiss, Fairfax

April                       Judy Loewe, Henderson

May                        Travis Schroedl, Fairfax &
                               Jake Kindt, Hector

June                       Connie Lingl, New Ulm

July                        Richard Hellendrung, Fairfax

August                   Bert Marth, New Ulm

September             Tony Weber, Gibbon &

 

2014-15

October                            Heather Hoffmann, Sleepy Eye

November                         Denny Warta, New Ulm

December                         Mark Dick, Lafayetter

January                            Shawn Jakes, New Ulm

February                          Bob Scharbert, Courtland

March                               Joan Blank, Nicollet

April                                 Terry Sveine, New Ulm

May                                   Tom Frederick Jr, Mankato

June                                 Kevin Kramer, Nicollet

July                                  Isaac and Jackson Huiras, Sleepy Eye

August                              Olivia Jacobsen, Mankato

September                       Mark Dauer, New Ulm