Touchstone Energy Open
The 12th Annual Beltrami Electric Touchstone Energy® Open was held August 19 at Castle Highlands Golf Course, and raised over $8,100 for the United Way of the Bemidji Area. The annual tournament is the United Way of Bemidji's largest fundraising event.
"For the 12th straight year, we are thankful for the remendous support of local and regional businesses," said Cammie Vogel, Beltrami Electric's campaign coordinator. "With their help, Beltrami Electric has held this tournament for 12 straight years and raised, cumulativley, over $100,000 to support area needs through the United Way and its partner agencies."
Beltrami Electric Cooperative thanks the businesses, the 114 golfers and the tournament volunteers on behalf of the United Way.
1st Place: Paul Bunyan Communications (Brian Bissonette, Don Dale, Dane Jones, Bob Lindberg and Doug Garrigan.
2nd Place: Coca-Cola Bottling (Jerry Stevens, Matt Stevens, Cody Stevens, Jack Reed and Andy Hilliard)
3rd Place: Bemidji Collision Center (Gary Cartwright, Dave Evenson, Lee Pemberton, Robert Pemberton, Sr. and Rob Pemberton, Jr.)