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Another 5 SE MN Students to Get $1,000 from CPL Curtis Swenson Memorial Fund

The Corporal Curtis M Swenson Memorial Fund is once again presenting $1,000 scholarships to 5 southeast Minnesota students. Curtis graduated from Mayo High School in 2007, entered the Marine Corps and served in Iraq and Afghanistan before being killed in action on April 2, 2010...