WDC is running Fan Buses on Thursday and Friday for the State Volleyball Tournament.
Oct. 18 • A dumpster diver was reported taking scrap metal and other material from a construction company dumpster. The diver told an officer he had permission from the company. Oct. 20 • A Wadena County squad car suffered minor damage when it collided with a deer at 7:10 p.m. Oct. 21
The Cultural Center in New York Mills welcomes Minneapolis-St. Paul "new music" quartet, Zeitgeist, to the New York Mills Public Schools for concert performances on Thursday, November 9, 2017. The show, entitled Pine Eyes, was translated and adapted from Carlo Collodi's beloved The Adventures of Pinocchio by Martin Breznick in 2008 as a commission from the Walker Art Center. A dark and delightful evening-length chamber work, it is a rich mixture of music and words. This compelling adventure for the imagination will captivate audiences of all ages.
It's no secret that when people think of 4-H, many of us just associate it with the County Fair. In reality, we are busy all year long—learning about project areas, working on our projects in preparation for the County Fair which is our annual showcase event, meeting with our clubs, and doing community service projects. However, once the county fair comes around, if kids do well, they earn opportunities to continue showing their projects and skills well into the fall.
Oct. 22 • Cole Michael Granda, 22, of New Hope, was arrested on a Wadena County warrant. Oct. 23 • Ryan Christopher Freeman, 33, of Wadena, was stopped and issued a citation for driving after revocation and fail to stop at a stop sign. Oct. 26 • Brandon James Klemek, 28, of Bertha, was issued a citation for an expired vehicle registration. Oct. 27
WDC is once again offering a Volleyball Fan Bus to Pelican Rapids for the Section Championship match on Saturday, Nov. 4. The Wolverines take on Underwood, the Subsection South champion. Match is at 7 p.m. Fan Bus leaves WDC Middle/High School north side at 5 p.m. sharp. Cost is $5 per person. Any student in grades K-6 must be accompanied by an adult. Anyone who goes will be responsible for their own admission into the game.
Tri-County Health Care will host its monthly Diabetes Support Group on Wednesday, Nov. 15, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Maslowski Wellness and Research Center in Wadena. Anyone with an interest in learning more about diabetes is invited to attend for a brief walk followed by a conversation focused on diabetes self-management. The support group meets the third Wednesday of each month. For more information, contact Pam Doebbeling, RN, diabetes educator, at (218) 631-3510, ext. 5376, or visit TCHC.org.
Tri-County Health Care and the National Alzheimer's Association will host the next Memory Loss Support Group for Caregivers meeting on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 2:30 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room in the lower level of Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. This support group seeks to show caregivers of individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's or other types of dementia that they are not alone. At the group, they will learn new coping skills to better care for and understand their loved ones dealing with memory loss.
Tri-County Health Care will host its monthly Grief Support Group on Tuesday, Nov. 7, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. The group's purpose is to offer understanding, suggestions for coping, support, friendship and hope to bereaved adults. Anyone who has experienced a loss is invited to attend. The group meets the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, contact Tri-County Health Care's Medical Social Services at (218) 631-5228 or visit TCHC.org.
During the early morning hours of Oct. 25, the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office, Agents from the West Central Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, executed a search warrant at 9948 294th St. near Sebeka as a result of a drug investigation involving Methamphetamine. Deputies and Agents found Methamphetamine, cash, a gun, and multiple items of drug paraphernalia. Another search warrant was executed on a vehicle that was in the driveway of the residence.