The following students were named to the 2015 spring semester dean's list at University of Northwestern - St. Paul. The dean's list includes full-time students with a grade point average (GPA) during the semester of 3.65 (out of 4.0) or higher. Danielle Card, daughter of Deborah Card of Sebeka, with honors. Card is pursuing a degree in Biology . Megan Richter, daughter of Michelle Ritcher of Verndale, with honors. Richter is pursuing a degree in Health Sciences . Meghan Sly, daughter of Tim and Debbie Sly of Wadena, with highest honors.
2015 Wadena County 4-H Champions/Res Champions - Livestock Beef Overall Champion: Amber Johnson, Ambitious Overall Reserve Champion: Amber Johnson, Ambitious Dairy Overall Champion: Stephney Strayer, Blowers Rockwood Overall Reserve Champion: Taliyah Russell, Independent Dairy Goat Overall Champion: Johannah Arvik, Independent Llama Overall Champion: Jesse Collins, Ambitious Rabbit Overall Champion: Jayma Lawson, Crow Wing Wild Overall Reserve Champion: Jayma Lawson, C
Sarah Craig, Wadena, was named to the Dean's List at the University of St. Thomas. Students must post grade-point averages of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the dean's list.
Eh Pooled 114 LP, hereby conveys to Michael Degen, Lot 12 and the Stly 10' of Lot 11 of Block 1 in Cokley's Addition to Wadena. Loren W. Hoyhtya and Diane Hoyhtya, h&w, hereby conveys to Lee A. Hoyhtya, the N 400' of the E 400' of the NE ¼ NE ¼ of Section 30, Twp. 135, R34. Gloria R. Beishline and Harold W. Beishline by Gloria R. Beishline, his Atty in Fact, hereby conveys to Darin D. Aagard and Eva Elaine Norby, as jt ten, the E 600' of the N 200' of the N ½ SW ¼ of Section 9, Twp. 134, R35. Sharon D.
Billie Jean Beyatt, 37, Wadena, warrant: theft. Andrew Charles Bimberg, 41, Sebeka, warrant: drug possession. Joy Kristin Cantrell, 47, Coon Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Darryl Eugene Dent, 25, Fergus Falls, warrant: contempt of court. Julia Marie Dunphy, 33, Wahkon, warrant: traffic violation. Tyler Ray Simon, 18, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Jacqueline Marie Strauss, 41, Sebeka, warrant: traffic violation.
This fall, Minnesota State Community and Technical College begins offering a new program designed to fill a gap in the care provided to children with mental illnesses. The college's 16-credit Mental Health Behavioral Aide II certificate was created in response to the Minnesota Legislature's efforts to improve training for workers in the field of mental health care, said Gary Henrickson, dean of academics. After lawmakers directed the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system to create an MHBAII certification program during the 2013 legislative session, M State and Minneapolis Communit
Do you love to read? Share your favorite quote and be apart of a Community Art Project. As part of the Kitchigami Library System's Art Aware Program, Hewitt artist, Amber Fletschock, was recently selected to install a unique public art piece for the Wadena City Library. Fletschock plans to create a three-dimensional collage that mimics a large open book. This collage will be filled with favorite quotes provided by people from the Wadena area. Fletschock has dubbed this the "Read, Share, Quote" project.
Speeding Russell Warner Ellis, 56, Newport, Ind., 55/45, fees $130. Loujean Marie Gleason, 48, Hopkins, 41/30, fees $140. Brittany Morgan Janke, 18, Staples, 75/65, fees $130. Traffic Court Leif Robert Gustafson, 33, Crosby, over 20,000 lbs.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) issued an air pollution health alert Monday for the northern two-thirds of Minnesota due to smoke blowing in from forest fires in Canada. While air quality briefly improved following rain showers on Sunday and Monday, heavy smoke returned behind the storm system. The MPCA issues an air pollution health alert when air quality conditions reach unhealthy for sensitive group levels, or an AQI greater than 101. WDAY-TV meteorologist John Wheeler said the smoke and haze could stick around most of this week and possibly through July. "It's a huge area
June 29 • An officer recovered a trailer at a local business that had been reported stolen in Douglas County. • An officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle, after it attempted to elude the officer. The officer made contact with the two male occupants and identified them as, Virgil John Haataja, 38, of Wadena, and Shawn Allan Mayo, 40, of Wadena. Haataja and Mayo had numerous warrants for their arrests. Both were transported to the Wadena County Jail. • Officers responded to a disturbance at a local business.