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Becky Shultz delivers pumpkin pie to diners at the annual Community Thanksgiving dinner in the commons of Wadena-Deer Creek High School. There were 54 pumpkin pies served at the dinner.

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A crew of 75 volunteers prepared, served and cleaned up 480 meals at this year's Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the Wadena-Deer Creek High School Commons.


Visitors enjoyed heaping plates of turkey, mashed potatoes and all the traditional fare. Volunteers served 281 meals in the commons, delivered 120 to homes and dished up 79 meals for take-out, according to organizer Richard Paper. More than $1,000 and a pickup load of food items was raised for the Wadena Food Shelf.

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