Meet the Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week

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Julia Trygstad
Julia Trygstad

Julia Trygstad is this week’s Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week.

Julia is from Rutland, SD, located within Sioux Valley Energy, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative. Julia is very active at school being involved with National Honors Society, Student Council, Volleyball (current captain), Basketball (current captain), Track (current captain), Choir, A-Honor Roll, Band, Drama, and FFA.

She also takes dual-credit classes such as: Introduction to Sociology, Fundamentals of Speech, College Algebra, and Art Appreciation.

When she is not in school she participates in a church youth group and has completed volunteer hours through the Alpha Center, Granite Threshing Bee, Banquet (Sioux Falls), and Sanford (as part of senior project). She also works as a CNA and nanny.

Julia will be featured today on Dakota News Now during the 6:00AM news and again during the 6:00PM news.

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