On the street
• Karen Heyer is a recipient of Knute Nelson’s (KN) Tree of Excellence award. This award is the highest level of recognition through the KN Employee Recognition Program. Heyer has been employed at KN for eight years and is a care attendant at Nelson Gables.
She was nominated by her peers who had this to say about her: “She is always so positive and supportive of the team, she will drop everything to care for a resident and she comes to work with a can-do attitude and helps others no matter what.”
• Nathan Berg joined the Farmers Union Insurance Agency as its newest agent. As of December 1, he has been working in the Alexandria office.
Berg is licensed in both P & C and Life and Health. He spent the past 11 years primarily focusing on health insurance, ancillary benefits and life insurance sales to individuals, small businesses and large businesses.
Originally a native of Willmar, Berg is a graduate of Concordia College in Moorhead. He has previously resided and worked in St. Louis, Missouri.