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WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Collin Peterson today announced his office is accepting applications for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. The winning artwork will be featured for one year in the Cannon Tunnel, which connects the House Office Buildings to the U.S. Capitol.
“I am proud to display the talent of students in the Seventh District and I encourage high school artists to enter their artwork in this contest,” Peterson said.
WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, along with Representatives Collin Peterson and Rick Nolan, today announced that Northwest Technical College will receive a $300,000 grant through the Economic Development Administration to support the construction of a technical training center on its Bemidji campus. The center, which will feature a new welding and fabrication lab, will help increase training opportunities for middle- and high-skilled manufacturing trades.