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Photo by Rachelle Klemme A playground seal that survived the tornado looks on at the destruction of the community pool and kiddie pool. City council members discussed open swim options for youth last Thursday, July 1. Open swim, along with transportation to and from the New York Mills pool, is being offered now.

Free open swimming offered to kids

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Free open swimming will be offered to Wadena, Deer Creek and Bluffton youths at the New York Mills pool every Wednesday afternoon, as of July 7.


A Wadena-Deer Creek School bus will pick up kids at the WDC Elementary entrance at 1 p.m., the Deer Creek Community Center at 1:10 p.m. and the Bluffton Community Center at 1:20 p.m.

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