Motorists traveling Highway 71 between Todd Line Road, south of Wadena, and Todd County Road 23 in Bertha, may encounter workers, heavy equipment and delays as the road is resurfaced...
World-class bluegrass entertainers Monroe Crossing will appear in concert at the Sounds of Spirit Lake in Menahga at 7 p.m. Friday, July 22. The concert is free, on the shore of Spirit Lake near the public access. Bring a lawn chair. The rain venue is the Menahga School. Food for purchase will be available on site provided by the Menahga United Methodist Church.
A dangerous heat wave is stopping in for a visit. People from North Dakota to Louisiana this week will experience temperatures that feel like they are well in 100s, with heat watches and warnings common in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and points south.
Ashley Pauly, Wadena, has been named to the 2016 spring semester Dean's List at Bemidji State University. She is the daughter of Al Pauly and Sue Pauly, of Wadena.
Students spending too much on textbooks An opinion piece that ran in the Washington Post and Brainerd Dispatch on the high cost of textbooks struck a chord with me. Why? I completely agree that students are spending too much on textbooks. The heavy burden of buying college textbooks is only becoming more difficult for students right here at home and across the nation. That's why Central Lakes College is doing something about it.
Zaraiya Stine Zaraiya Lynae Stine, a girl, was born June 28 to Heather Stine and Virgil Smith of Detroit Lakes. She was 8 lbs., 8 oz. and was 20 in long. She was delivered by Dr. Jaimie Deraney at Perham Health in Perham. Grandparents are Dean and Laurie Albertson of Frazee and Dale Stine of Wadena and great-grandparent Luanne Hanson of Detroit Lakes. Older siblings Makenna and Emmanuel welcome her home. Carter Schmidt
TRANSFERS James R. Pinoniemi and Gretchen I. Pinoniemi, h&w, hereby conveys to David Pinoniemi, Outlot 5 in Outlots to the Village of Menahga, except the S 150', except part of Outlot 5 and except easements and highway. Kenneth J. Atkinson, single, hereby conveys to Thomas D. Koch, Lots 3, 4, 5, and 6 of Block 1 of E.P. Lane's Addition to Menahga.
Madeleine Hinojos, Wadena, has been named to the 2016 spring semester Dean's List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.
Lydia Berger, Wadena, made the spring semester dean's list at Normandale Community College. To make the dean's list, students must be enrolled in at least nine credits and have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.5.
Joshua Joseph Adams, 34, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Claudette Jean Fisher, 35, Crookston, warrant: traffic violation. Paul Alan Harne, 47, Wadena, warrant: contempt of court. Jody Ann Kamann, 31, Chaska, warrant: traffic violation. Christopher James Lenertz, 32, Roseville, warrant: disorderly conduct. Robbie Alan Orth, 31, Backus, warrant: theft, contempt of court. Joshua Steven Samler, 35, Randall, warrant: theft. Joseph Michael Samstad, 35, Mankato, warrant: theft. Anthony Lee James, 36, Verndale, warrant: traffic violation.