Snowmobiles

Ham Lake man is DNR snowmobile safety instructor of year

The DNR’s Bruce Lawrence (left) and Marvin Buchholz. (Minnesota DNR)Marvin Buchholz, of Ham Lake, has been named the Minnesota DNR Snowmobile Volunteer Instructor of the Year for 2017, the DNR said in a news release Monday, Feb. 26. During his almost 50 years as a volunteer instructor, Buchholz has instructed more than 2,500 youth and adults about how to operate…