Senior Shirely Karstens earns runner-up award at State Fair

2011 Isanti County Outstanding Senior Shirley Karstens was named Runner-Up during the 2011 Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards ceremony held at the Minnesota State Fair in the Leinie Lodge Bandshell on Thursday, Sept. 1.

The ceremony honored 99 seniors representing 54 Minnesota counties. Congratulating Karstens on her runner-up award are news anchors Bill Lunn and Leah McLean from KSTP, Channel 5.