Area students land internships

Josh Weatherspoon, a Minot High School graduate, is one of six people who will serve as interns this fall for Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.

Weatherspoon, who recently graduated from the University of Minnesota-Moorhead with a degree in criminal justice, is interning in Heitkamp’s Fargo office.

Heitkamp’s office offers students internships in her state and Washington, D.C., offices during the summer, fall and spring.

To apply, visit (

Also, Mallory Nygard, Williston, is interning in the Washington, D.C., office of Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D.

Nygard is studying English at the Catholic University of America.

Applications for the spring internship term are now being accepted. Those interested can find more information on Cramer’s official website at (, or by calling his Washington, D.C., office at 202-225-2611. Applications are due Nov. 15.