Bob Adams, chief risk officer and senior vice president of Energy-Centric Businesses at ALLETE was promoted to chief financial officer, effective March 4. He will replace current CFO Steve DeVinck, who recently announced his intention to retire in the spring of 2017. Adams joined the Duluth-based company in 1987 as a financial analyst. He was involved in several successful startups, including Enventis Telecommunications and Split Rock Energy. He also led Reach-All Manufacturing for a period in the early 1990s.
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Carter F. Shelafoe graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Shelafoe earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Jolene Shelafoe of Lake Nebagamon, and a 2014 graduate of Northwestern High School in Maple.
Duane and JoAnn Carlson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Dreamland Supper Club. The couple married Nov. 24, 1956, at the former St. Adalbert's Church in Superior. Their children are Duane "Dew" Carlson, Linda (John) Grymala and Darrell (Judy) Carlson, two grandsons, Andy Grymala and Cody Carlson; and one great-grandson, Chase Grymala, all of Superior. Duane retired from CLM Corp. after 42 years. JoAnn retired from Family Forum Head Start after 26 years.
Saturday Cloquet: Churchill Elementary School, 515 Granite St., holds its ninth annual Holiday Expo 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with more than 100 vendors, pictures with Santa, bake sale and raffle, Scholastic book sale and live entertainment. A pancake breakfast sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 171 also runs 8-10:30 a.m. at the Arthur Street doors of the school. Duluth: Get it Local gift fair runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Peace Church, 1111 N. 11th Ave. E.
Tuesday's local scores
Ross Amundson led Superior East with 16 points.
Men’s hoop team drops exhibition game at BSU
Douglas County Circuit Court
The Spartans fell to 0-3 on the season with a 5-4 loss to the Duluth Northern Stars Saturday night at the Heritage Center.
Taylor Burger scored four goals and Caden Welch finished with 43 saves, including 20 in the third period, in Superior’s win over GBND.