Addilee Swank Addilee Kait Swank, girl, was born on Oct. 7 to Morgan Swank and Bradyn Sickels of Verndale. She weighed 6 lbs., 12 oz. and was 20 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Laura DuChene at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Grandparents are Monica and Randy Baker and Scott Sickels and Kellie Lovas.
The Wadena County 4-H Awards and Recognition Program was held on Sunday Oct. 2 at the 4-H Building on the Wadena County Fairgrounds. This is an annual event that recognizes 4-H'ers and volunteers for a job well done throughout the past year. The awards program also is a time to present special awards sponsored by local groups and organizations. Members are rewarded for keeping good records in their various projects and for a higher placing at the county fair level. Awards Outstanding 4-H Club Secretary: Jezebel Snyder, Leaf River Builders 4-H Club.
Richard Henry Pride, 61, homeless, warrant: DWI. Robin Mai Hill, 48, Ogema, warrant: traffic violation. Juana Guzman Parralez, 42, Wadena, warrant: drug possession. Sonny Forrest Stepaniak, 56, Tenstrike, warrant: traffic violation. Jeffrey Jerome Thompson, 43, Twin Valley, warrant: traffic violation.
Trump is a covenant-breaker This letter is addressed to the Bible believing Christians among your readership, but others are welcome to read along.
Sept. 29 • After a Fair Oaks employee received a call from a young girl stating her dad was ill, the Wadena Sheriff's office was contacted and asked to make a welfare check at the girl's residence. A deputy spoke with an adult at the residence and found her mother was currently a Fair Oaks resident. She said her grandchildren had been playing with her phone earlier and surmised they had re-dialed Fair Oaks Lodge. She said no assistance was required.
Oct. 3 • Jared Olaf Boe, 38, of Deer Creek was stopped and issued a citation for driving after suspension. • Jenny Lynn Baier, 52, of Royal, Iowa, was issued a citation for theft after being caught for shoplifting at a local store. • Scott Allen Boller Jr., 35, of Wadena was arrested for having two warrants for his arrest in Crow Wing County and Morrison County. Oct. 4 • David Jason Clairmont, 34, of Motley, was stopped and cited for driving after revocation. Oct. 5
The female classical brass quintet Seraph Brass is bringing a mix of classics and commissioned works on a concert tour this fall with a stop in Wadena. They are the first performance for the Wadena Area Concert Association's 2016-17 series. Seraph Brass will be performing in Wadena at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17 at Memorial Auditorium. Admission to Wadena Area Concert Association performances is by membership only and includes five performances. Membership also includes reciprocity performances in Alexandria, Fergus Falls, Park Rapids and Sauk Centre.
Porta to preach Oct. 16 Preacher Chuck Porta of Eden Prairie will minister at The Old Country Church Sunday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. Everyone is invited to come and hear his message. The church is located at 19973 145th Ave. in Wadena. Weil guest musician Oct. 16 Aaron Weil will be the guest musician at Wadena Assembly of God, 419 1st St. NW, this Sunday, Oct. 16 at 10:30 a.m. Weil serves in his local church in northern Minnesota but also travels the nation, performing concerts and encouraging local churches.
Kelly Citrowske marks her publishing debut with a devotional titled "On the Side of Truth" published by WestBow Press. The book seeks to inform and challenge the reader with apologetic-like introductions, a thorough compilation of Bible verses of contrasting themes and thought-provoking challenges directed at the heart of the reader. "On the Side of Truth" is a nine-month devotional contrasting the many truths of Scripture.
Flu clinics set for October The Wadena County Public Health will offer flu shot clinics on the following dates: • Oct. 21, 10 a.m. - noon, Wadena County Public Health • Oct. 28, 2 — 4 p.m. Wadena County Public Health