Local entities receive Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation grant awards


The Fall Awards Banquet of the Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation (UMGC) was held at The Lone Wolf Bar, Lady Luck Casino-Marquette on Monday, Oct. 28. 27 applicants received funding, including some from the MarMac area. American Legion Post 267 Pocket City received $1,808 for McGregor Main Street flag restoration. Pictured (left to right) are UMGC Board Member Harold Brooks, Legion Commander Dennis Regal, Sr., Cheri Leachman and AmVets Commander Erwin Ruff.

The McGregor Public Library received $1,610 to install a handicap accessible door for the library. Pictured (left to right) are UMGC Board Member Harold Brooks, Thomas Sinclair and Library Director Michelle Pettit.

The McGregor-Marquette Center for the Arts received $3,200 for their Teen Community Connection Program. Pictured (left to right) are UMGC Board Member Harold Brooks, Andrew Wroble and Anne Loomis.

The Mar-Mac Unified Law Enforcement District received $5,000 for the purchase of digital in-car video systems. Pictured (left to right) are Officer Dylan Rumph, UMGC Board Member Harold Brooks and Police Chief Jason Bogdonovich.

 

 

 
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