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Possible high magnesium in northwest Wadena water

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Water issues in a northwest Wadena neighborhood were brought up during the city council's regular June 12 meeting.

Kerry West of northwest Wadena said his water quality is terrible, and he sent a sample to the city.


"If I make a pot of coffee, it's got slime," he said.

Light and Water Supervisor Dave Evans said the problem may lie with calcium and other minerals in hard water, and the city does not soften municipal water for residents.

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