St. Cloud State University graduated more than 1,000 students during fall semester 2017. Commencement ceremonies took place Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, and included the following local students:
Pine City students Shelby Rademacher, Bachelor of Science, Elementary/K-6 Education, Magna Cum Laude, and Brenna Richardson, Bachelor of Arts, English, Summa Cum Laude; Braham student Zane Beltz, Bachelor of Science, Computer Engineering, Magna Cum Laude.
Luther College has announced that Luke LeBrun of Pine City has been accepted for admission for the 2018-19 academic year. LeBrun has been awarded the Achievement Award.