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Namedroppers: Nolan Johnson

• Wadena-Deer Creek High School student Nolan Johnson has received a Science Achievement Award from the University of Minnesota's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences.

The award recognizes Johnson's strong interest in science and the environment. As part of the award, Johnson received the book, "The Viking in the Wheat Field" by Susan Dworkin. Dworkin's book guides readers through the world of international agriculture through the story of Bent Skovmand, University of Minnesota alumnus, plant pathologist and genetic preservationist.

Johnson will be a senior at WDC High School this fall. He is the son of Monty and Linda Johnson of Wadena.