The foundation says Hoffman was chosen for her dedication in improving the community of Bethel and inspiring people of the Y-K Delta through her countless volunteer efforts.
She is a founding member of the Y-K Delta Lifesavers, working for more than 20 years to acquire Bethel’s first community swimming pool.
Randy Hanson, a former Bethel Regional High School graduate, is being recognized at the University of Minnesota for being a competitive wrestler and honors student. Hanson has made the school’s Winter Academic All-Big Ten list for having a 3.59 grade point average as well as wrestling for the school nationally. The honor requires student athletes to be letter-winners in at least their second academic year at college and carry a career grade point average of at least a 3.0