Lake of the Woods Student to Attend Naval Academy

Jun 11, 2015 Issues: Veterans

(Detroit Lakes, Minn.) -- Congressman Collin Peterson is pleased to announce that Kalvin Krause of Baudette has received and accepted an appointment to attend the U.S. Naval Academy.

“It was a pleasure to nominate Kalvin to the Naval Academy not only because of his strong academic and extra-curricular achievements, but because of his leadership and commitment to his community,” Peterson said. “Kalvin has a great desire to serve his country and he will be a great cadet.”

Along with his academic accomplishments at Lake of the Woods School, Kalvin has been active in choir, football, hockey, robotics, track & field and band. He also has served his community as a volunteer for many organizations, including the United Way, Salvation Army, Relay for Life and Youth Hockey.

Kalvin is the son of Gene and Jeni Krause.