Kathryn Walvatne and Jake Braaten, along with their parents Douglas and Valerie Walvatne of Fergus Falls and Bradley and Nancy Braaten of Bertha, are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Kathryn is a 2010 graduate of Fergus Falls High School. She later went on to The Salon Professional Academy to get her Cosmetology license. She is now employed at Hair Success as a stylist in Fargo. Jake is a 2010 graduate from Bertha-Hewitt High School. He is currently attending NDSU for Mechanical Engineering and will graduate in May 2015.
Samuel Lammers Samuel Todd Lammers, boy, was born on March 1 to Jodi and Tim Lammers of Ottertail. He weighed 7 lbs., 8 oz. and was 19.75 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Bobbi Adams at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud grandparents are John and Kathy Berger and Shirley and the late Delmer Lammers. Hailey Dahms Hailey Marie Dahms, girl, was born Feb. 24 to Amanda and Derek Dahms of Perham. She weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz. and was 21 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Andrea Westby and Dr. Jaimie Deraney at Perham Health in Perham.
Melody Faith Goeden and David Joseph were married Oct. 4, 2014 at the Preserve in Kimball. They live and work at the Preserve where they milk their beloved goats. Parents of the bride are James and Jane Goeden of Wadena. Parents of the groom are Doug and Jarae Joseph of St. Michael.
Gabi Ross, Maggie Carlson, Michael Schmidt and Autumn Grasswick - piano students of local music instructor Julia Whynott - competed and won in the West Alexandria District Minnesota Music Teachers Association Preliminary Piano Contest Jan. 26 in Alexandria. At the preliminary round the students played classical and contemporary pieces. The students have advanced to the final competition, which involves over 1,500 young performers. It will be in march at the University of Minnesota - Minneapolis.
Carol A. Osborn, fka Carol A. Derby and Daniel Osborn, w&h, hereby conveys to Michael E. Anderson, that part of the SE ¼ NW ¼ of Section 3, Twp. 134, R35, described as follows: commencing at the SE corner of said SE ¼ NW ¼; thence W on the S line of said forty, 808' to place of beginning; thence N 300' more or less to Township Road; thence along the Twp. Rd west to the W line of said SE ¼ NW ¼; thence S to the SW corner of said SE ¼ NW ¼; thence E along the S line of said forty to place of beginning, containing 5 acres more or less. Terry L.
Mit-Ti-Quab Archery League Scores (Week 3) TEAM POINTS Jefferson Hearing Aid Center 16 Kern Electronics and Lasers 16 Integrity Roofing 15 Weber Wadena Hardware 15 Prairie Archery 14 Bullseye Bar and Grill 12 Super One Foods 11 Mid-Central Savings Bank 9 TOTAL TEAM RUNNING HANDICAP POINTS Prairie Archery 3242 Kern Electronics and Lasers 3240 Integrity Roofing 3234 Jefferson Hearing Aid Center 3233 Bullseye Bar and Grill 3230 Super One Foods 3216 Weber Wadena Hardware 3211 Mid-Central Savings Bank 3193 HIGH ACTUAL SCORES Jesse George 300 Ben Cumber 300 Justin Meier 29
Dogs don't deserve to be mistreated When I saw the title of Matt Cory's Feb. 28 article, my attention was caught and my heart was engaged. The title is "Puppy found in burning dumpster being cared for at Twin Cities clinic," and the story is heart wrenching. I think we can all agree that animals, particularly dogs, are innocent creatures that don't deserve to be mistreated. It appalls me that people intentionally cause harm to an innocent animals, like what happened to the puppy, Phoenix, who had been set on fire and left to die in a dumpster.
Hunters who applied for a spring wild turkey hunting license but were not selected in the recent lottery are eligible to purchase a surplus license on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 5 p.m., Monday, March 16. A total of 2,789 surplus licenses are available. People who did not participate in the lottery may purchase any remaining surplus licenses starting noon on Wednesday, March 18, when all remaining licenses are made available to anyone.
Rebecca Lynn (Louks) Allen, 41, Sebeka, warrant: traffic violation. Cody James McBeth, 22, Alexandria, warrant: burglary. Timothy James Lee, 35, Wadena, warrant: contempt of court. Michael Norman Nelson, 28, Waite Park, warrant: traffic violation. Samantha Jean Noland, 19, Menahga, warrant: traffic violation.
West Central Telephone has launched a new personal emergency response service for seniors called Sidekick Assist. This service called Sidekick Assist comes with a wearable emergency button connected to help. It allows seniors or anyone with a medical condition to get help fast - which is critical because getting help in under one hour - especially with falls greatly increase chances of a full recovery.