Conner Karnes Conner Mathew Karnes, boy, was born on Dec. 2 to Kimberly Karnes of Parkers Prairie. He weighed 6 lbs., 12.5 oz. and was 20 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Shaneen Schmidt at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud grandparents are Lonnie and Patricia Karnes. Z'yaire Roland Z'yaire Lemac Roland, boy, was born on Dec. 2 to Samella Holmes and Marchello Roland of Wadena. He weighed 5 lbs., 14 oz. and was 20 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Vickie Dennis at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
Brandon Lee Kloepfel, 33, Park Rapids, warrant: contempt of court. LaChickee Renee Turley, 42, Wadena, warrant: card fraud. Matthew Erin Peterson, 38, Menahga, warrant: public nuisance. Jonathan Hubert Risland, 28, Bemidji, warrant: contempt of court. Jodi Lynn Malloy, 41, Oakes, N.D., warrant: disturbing the peace. Robert Abraham-Timothy Moore, 22, St. Paul, warrant: receiving stolen property.
Once a week, after school, you'll find a gathering of Wadena-Deer Creek sixth-grade students in the media center where books are the topic of discussion. This fall, Lori Grendahl and Loni Niles started a book club after several requests from sixth-graders, who enjoy reading and talking about books. Grendahl is a WDC sixth-grade teacher and Niles serves as the district's media center director. Fourteen sixth-graders regularly meet to discuss books as a group but are read independently by a certain deadline.
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's Business Professionals of America (BPA) members were like Santa's elves last week, collecting and counting toys for their annual Toys for Tots project. A total of 333 toys were collected from WDC students in grades K-6. Mrs. Morlock's kindergarten class collected the most toys with a total of 69, followed by Mrs. Finn third-graders with 39 and Mrs.
Wadena-Deer Creek grades 5-8 choir students, the varsity choir and the concert choir would like to invite families, friends and the public to join them in celebrating the holiday season on Dec. 15. Grades 5-8 will hold their music program at 2 p.m. and grades 9-12 students will hold their concert at 7:30 p.m. — both on Monday, Dec. 15 in the WDC Middle/High School gymnasium. The afternoon and evening programs will feature beautiful traditional and modern songs for everyone to enjoy.
Traffic Court Jeremy Allen Arthur, 33, Park Rapids, no Minnesota driver's license, fees $190. Darryl Eugene-Rees Dent, 25, Fergus Falls, driving after revocation, fees $290. Ginny Rose Dotterweich, 32, New York Mills, driving without valid license, fees $190. Todd Michael Halvorsen, 47, Sebeka, driving after revocation, operating vehicle while registration is revoked, proof of insurance, fees $790. David Lee Hendershot, 43, Deer Creek, uninsured vehicle, driving after revocation, fess $490. Quentin Philbert-Clark Hoffius, 35, Perham, driving without valid license, fees
Minnesota State Community and Technical College will celebrate the graduation of nearly 350 students in a combined commencement ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 18, in Moorhead. Graduates from the college's campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena and the online eCampus program will participate in the 2 p.m. ceremony at the Knutson Campus Center at Concordia College. M State celebrates its fall semester graduation in a combined ceremony for all campuses.
Nov. 27 • A caller at Eastwood Inn alleged he was being harassed by an intoxicated female. He asked that an officer take the extra room keys she had in her possession and advise her to stop calling his number. • Four young children, watched by an 18-year-old girl, were reported to be bouncing around inside a red Chrysler mini-van at Walmart. The vehicle, which had been running for an hour, was parked in a handicap zone. The mother was notified she needed to speed things up in the store. Nov.
Friendly Squares dance slated for Dec. 12 Park Rapids Friendly Squares will be having a square dance at century school on Friday Dec. 12. Myron Hollatz will be calling . Plus dance is from 7:30 to 8 a.m. Mainstream will be from 8 to 10 a.m. Club members will serve a potluck lunch after the dance. All square dancers and spectators are welcome. for more information contact Joy Benjamin at (218) 564 - 6098. Friendly Squares will host NYE dance Park Rapids Friendly Squares will be having a New Years Eve dance at the Park Rapids Airport Wednesday Dec.