Alexis Hanson named 2013 4-Her of the Year
By: From Tracey Anderson, 4-H program coordinator, Lake County, Lake County News Chronicle
Alexis Hanson was named the recipient of the 2013 4-Her of the year award. The award is sponsored by the Two Harbors Area Chamber of Commerce and the Lake Bank and includes a cash award and trophy. Donna Kempfer, representing the chamber, presented the award to Hanson on Aug. 8, at the Lake County Fair. Hanson will also be acknowledged at the 2013 4-H awards banquet, Sunday, Oct. 13.
The chamber reviewed several nominations and chose Hanson as the award’s recipient. She has shown leadership in 4-H by serving as Lake County 4-H federation president, taking part in Youth Exploring Leadership and Learning Outloud (YELLO), and participating in the Minnesota State Fair. Hanson is also active in the North Shore 4-H Club where she serves as president, and is an active participant in many county-wide events. She attends Two Harbors Hig