Average retail gasoline prices in the Twin Cities have fallen 7.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,106 gas outlets in Twin Cities. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.82 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
The senior menu for the week of Nov. 24-27 includes: Monday, tater tot hot dish; Tuesday, chicken Cacciatore; Wednesday (birthday meal), beef pot roast with mashed potatoes and gravy; Thursday (Thanksgiving), site closed; Friday (holiday), site closed.
Six Jordan residents graduated in 2014 from Minnesota State University in Mankato: Christopher Hanek, bachelor's, community health, cum laude; Hannah Hooper, bachelor's, exercise science; Matthew Houser, bachelor's, automotive engineering tech; Alexander LaMoore, bachelor's, mechanical engineering; Scott Luce, bachelor's, biology (ecology), cum laude; and Jennifer Wagner, bachelor's, mass communications. Hannah Trosen of Jordan graduated with a bachelor's, magna cum laude, from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D. Michael Andrew Gower of Jordan graduated with a bachelor's in arts, communication (speech communication), Cum Laude, from the University of Wisconsin in Oshkosh. Erica Trabingm of Prior Lake graduated with a bachelor's in political science from Bemidji State University. Amy Smith of Jordan was named to the Columbia College dean's list for the May-July 2014 and August-October 2014 sessions. To be named to the dean's list a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale. Smith studies at Lake County Campus, Ill.