WDC, LREC team up to celebrate Arbor Day
Lake Region Electric Cooperative will host its second annual Arbor Day celebration at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 29, at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School in Wadena, Minn. The sixth grade class volunteered to assist with planting trees on the elementary school campus. Swedberg Nursery of Battle Lake is donating mulch and delivering trees for the celebration.
Arbor Day is a nationally-celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care. It was founded by J. Sterling Morton in 1872.
Lake Region Electric Cooperative is a member-owned, member-controlled electric utility serving more than 26,000 members in Otter Tail and Wilkin counties and portions of surrounding counties.