Top 3 Vibrant Communities | May 11-15
May 15, 2015 by Blandin Foundation
- Grand Rapids: Come roll with us! The Itasca area community is rallying together to roll this weekend at MyrnaLee Mania. At the event, local residents are gunning for a Guinness World Record for the most people together for a wheelchair roll. Much work has been done to “bring greater cultural awareness to whose who are differently-abled”. Check out the community’s journey thus far. More at the Grand Rapids Herald Review
- Brainerd: New technology in Brainerd schools will boost early education learning opportunities for kids across the community. Read how this technology will be implemented in the Brainerd Dispatch.
- Thief River Falls: New jobs are coming to the Northland, 39 to be exact. Artic Cat plans to invest nearly $67 million in its Thief River facilities for a new paint line. Thief River Falls Mayor Brian Holmer said, “It’s a huge impact on the city and region.” More in the Grand Forks Herald
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