Local students graduate from youth challenge academy
Last updated 12/11/2020 at 8:37am
DILLON - A commencement ceremony for Class 43 of the Montana Youth Challenge Academy took place Nov. 23 on the campus of The University of Montana Western in Dillon.
In the ceremony, 82 cadets were acknowledged for their completion of the program including Jakob Dillon of Harlem, Jerzy Borowiecki of Havre, Madison La'Mere of Havre and Mara Stiffarm of Hays.
Due to the statewide rise in COVID-19 cases, an intimate ceremony with social distancing and masking was hosted to award diplomas and to celebrate the class's accomplishments. Though the ceremony was closed to the public...