Wadena Area Food Shelf sees uncommonly high use
The start of school and the poor economy are affecting the Wadena Food Shelf, according to organizers.
The typical 30 or so families who visited on Mondays rose to more than 70 families in one day a couple of times recently, volunteer Jeanette Baymler said.
"And 50 isn't uncommon anymore," she said.
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