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     May 9, 2019      #62-129 PB1 0
 
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Scholarship recipients from Wabasha-Kellogg High School pose for photographs after the ceremony. The Wabasha-Kellogg Scholarship Foundation awarded $55,000 in 34 scholarships to 28 Wabasha-Kellogg seniors.

Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com
Wabasha-Kellogg community awards $55k to support gradsĀ 

Brian Todd
btodd@postbulletin.com


Megan Cichosz is thrilled.

“It feels amazing,” said Cichosz, a senior at Wabasha-Kellogg High School.

Cichosz was one of 28 seniors — out of a class of 39 — to receive scholarships through the Wabasha-Kellogg Scholarship Program, a nonprofit organization that raises funds from the community to award scholarships.

This year, the organization raised $45,795 and handed out 34 separate scholarships totaling $55,000. All those numbers represented record amounts for the scholarship program, ...

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Wabasha-Kellogg senior Ellie Scholing, right, receives a hug from Lisa Springer, treasurer of the Wabasha-Kellogg Scholarship Foundation, as she is awarded a $1,500 scholarship from WNB Financial and WKSF during the Wabasha-Kellogg Senior Awards Ceremony Wednesday at the Wabasha-Kellogg High School.
Brian covers Goodhue, Wabasha and Winona counties, and tells newsroom tales each Friday in his After Deadline column. He also covers agricultural issues for AgriNews. He is a 1997 graduate of Nebraska-Omaha.