'Ice Cream for Books' donations being accepted through April 13 Wadena-Deer Creek's "Ice Cream for Books" event is in need of gently-used elementary chapter books for its book swap. Books can be dropped off at elementary office any time before April 14.
TRANSFERS Pigs-R- Us, LLC, hereby conveys to Steven L. Roth and Donna K. Roth, Trustees of the Steven L. Roth Revocable Trust and the Donna K. Roth, Revocable Trust, each an undiv ½ interest; SE1/4 of Section 29, Twp. 134, Rg 35, except the W 20'; except part lying E of US Hwy #71, except part of the SE1/4 SE1/4 containing .829 acres; except part of the SW1/4 SE1/4 containing 5.54 acres; together with an easement for passage of an irrigator over and across the S470' of E105' of NE1/4 SW1/4; and the N280' of the E80' of SE1/4 SW1/4; and the
Lamar Fraki Lamar Jesse Mikel Fraki, boy, was born on March 17 to Joy and Joe Fraki of New York Mills. He weighed 8 lbs., 8 oz. and was 21 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Bobbi Adams at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud grandparents are Jesse and Gladys Fraki of Ottertail. Older siblings Trace, Damien, Logan, Tehya, Vanessa, Desi and Victoria welcome him home.
The Wadena County Historical Society's Spring Legacy Program Series opened Sunday with a performance by singer/songwriter Elisa Korenne.
Reuter Family Dentistry opened its doors to provide free dental care for low-income kids. The Wadena practice donated the care as part of a statewide initiative called "Give Kids a Smile." "Research has shown strong links between kids' oral health and their overall health," said Dr. Heidi Reuter, D.D.S., Owner of Reuter Family Dentistry. "We want to stress the importance of giving kids a good foundation in healthy dental practices, which leads to less issues and better overall health later in life."
Jennifer Virginia Johnson, 42, Wadena, warrant: drug sale. Brian James Knowles, 33, Park Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Deandre Jaylen Lacroix, 19, Moorhead, warrant: possession of stolen property. Wayne Lee Patton, 48, Menahga, warrant: contempt of court. Christopher Alan Ruth, 24, Bloomington, warrant: drug possession, drug sale in school zone. Dalton Alan Schultz, 19, Sebeka, warrant: drug sale. Tony Lee Allan Maruna, 30, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Robbie Alan Orth, 31, Perham, warrant: contempt of court.
Pastor Allen Refsland announces a special service for Easter at the Wadena Assembly of God Church with Pastor Carl and DeeDee Lindelien starting at 10:30 a.m., March 26. Carl and DeeDee have over 30 years of ministry experience including ministering in a church that had over 10,000 kids and teens alone.
Speeding Logan Scott Carter, 18, Brooklyn Park, 74/65, fees $130. Milo Talon Etter, 25, Aberdeen, S.D., 70/55, fees $48.75. Lyle Gene Hodgden, 47, Menahga, 79/55, fees $230. Ryan Heath Sprabary, 32, Roseau, 65/55, fees $130. Traffic Court Trisha Lynn Dow, 21, New York Mills, driving without valid license, fees 4190. Milo Talon Etter, 25, Aberdeen, S.D., driving without valid license, fees $171.25. Chanda Lynn Evans, 39, Eagle Bend, proof of insurance, seat belt, fees $315.
The Five Wings Arts Council has selected two Wadena County residents to be recognized with the Outstanding Community Arts Leadership Awards. Sue Gens, executive director of the Minnesota State Arts Board, will present the awards to Bernie Nelson (Wadena) and Lonnie Schmidt (Menahga) at the region-wide Celebration of the Arts Thursday, March 31 at Great River Arts in Little Falls. The public is invited to attend and can get tickets online at www.fwac.org or phone at (877) 654-2166 or by emailing email@example.com .