Ridgewater College would like to acknowledge those students earning recognition on the Dean's lists for spring semester 2017. In order to be included on the Dean's list a student must maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled in at least twelve credits, and meet certain other criteria. Bertha Connie Pitcher Bluffton Ethan Benson Hewitt Tasha Kramer Wadena Jack Goeden Mitchell Janson
The following students have been named to the Minnesota State University Moorhead dean's list in recognition of academic achievement spring semester 2017. Students must be in degree-seeking status and maintain a 3.25 or higher grade point average while completing a minimum of 12 graded credits to qualify for the honor. Aldrich Brooke Selvey Deer Creek Austin Hendershot Hewitt Ashley Peters Menahga Jenny Skoog Tonya Yliniemi New York Mills
Dominic Arnold Clinton, 48, Park Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Dallas Mark Schulke, 29, Sebeka, warrant: traffic violation.
More than 1,300 students were named to the Dean's List for the 2017 Spring Semester at the University of North Dakota. The Dean's List comprises students whose grade point average are in the top 15 percent of the enrollment in each of the University's degree granting colleges and schools. A student must have completed no fewer than 12 semester hours of academic work for the semester, of which eight or more hours must be graded work rather than "satisfactory/unsatisfactory." Here are the local students who made the 2017 Spring Semester list: Wadena
Lake Region Healthcare and Otter Tail County Public Health will co-host an evening of community conversation about opioid and heroin Abuse/Addiction on Tuesday, June 13, from 5:30—7 p.m. at Legacy Hall on the campus of M State Fergus Falls.
This summer's "Operation Arctic" Vacation Bible School (VBS) program is at Blowers Chapel at 5:30 p.m. this Sunday, June 18. The free program will include a snack and start at 6 p.m. Sunday immediately following the 5:30 p.m.registration and lasts until 8 p.m. The program will continue the following four nights through Thursday, June 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. each night. The "cool" theme of "Operation Arctic" will include some real-time exploration as children will be studying "the coolest Book on the planet!"
Zaraawar Mistry and Greg Herriges are back at your library this summer. Join Z and Greg is a children's storytelling program held at the Wadena City Library on Thursday, June 15 at 2 p.m. featuring stories of wit and wisdom from India. Z will be presenting the stories while Greg accompanies with music. This program includes popular Indian stories about Emperor Akbar and his wise advisor Birbal, as well as great historical references and many fun riddles. It is an ideal program for elementary school age kids five and up.
June 1 • A cane-wielding man allegedly struck another person on the leg. There was no visible marks or swelling. Conflicting stories were presented to an investigating officer and there were not witnesses to corroborate either story. June 2 • Todd County requested backup in removing an intoxicated man from the Amtrak Station in Staples.
The following area students were among the 860 who graduated from Minnesota State Community and Technical College campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena during commencement ceremonies in May. New York Mills Sara Ann Buchanan, Nursing-AS Spencer John Imsande, Liberal Arts and Sciences-AA Nathan Arnold Leaderbrand, Gas Utility Construction and Service-DIP Danielle Nuj Maijala, Liberal Arts and Sciences-AA Stephany Marie Palubicki, Business: Management, Marketing and Sales-AAS
Giving back to the community we serve is a core cooperative principle. The Operation Round Up Program from Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative is a great way for the co-op and its members to give back. Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative's Community Trust Board recently met and awarded 11 Operation Round Up grants to local non-profit organizations, totaling of $10,006.25. The recipient organizations and their awards are as follows: