WILLMAR – Nominations are being sought from county residents for the 2019 Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards for Kandiyohi County.

The award recognizes one man and one woman as outstanding senior citizens who have contributed their time and talent to benefit the community after reaching the age of 65. The nominee must be 70 by June 1, 2019.

The award winners will be honored Aug. 8 during the Kandiyohi County Fair. The fair is Aug. 7-10 in Willmar. Winners at the county level will move on to compete at the state level at the Minnesota State Fair.

Contact Gwen Krebsbach at 320-220-0141 or Kathy Vruwink at 320-905-3806 for official nomination forms. Deadline for applications is July 31.