Local student places in history contest
CASS LAKE – Michael LaFriniere, a sophomore at Bug O Nay Ge Shig School, recently competed in the Regional History Day for northwestern Minnesota in Bagley.
Michael’s project, “A Time to Sign: The Declaration of Independence,” was one of three senior exhibits to be chosen to move on to the state competition.
Judges of the senior division and Minnesota Historical Society staff were impressed by his project and his interview with the judges.
He will represent Bug O Nay Ge Shig School in the state competition at the University of Minnesota on May 4.