Essay contest for Baldwin high school seniors

Former educator and current Sherburne County Commissioner Rachel Leonard is sponsoring an essay contest for Baldwin Township high school seniors who are graduating this spring. A $300 award will be given to the grand prize winner, $200 to second place and $100 for third. If you are a Baldwin resident and a high school senior please submit your entry of 400 to 500 words describing the importance of local government in our daily lives. Entries will be taken up to June 8 at the town hall. Winners will be announced in the July Baldwin newsletter.