Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships for the 2016-17 school year were awarded to seven Minnesota students. Those selected include: Eliot Keskitalo, Ottertail; Alison Gerads, Freeport; Rebecca Paskewitz, Browerville; Paul Palmersheim, St. Joseph; Zachary Schertler, Deer Creek; Emma Schmitz, Wadena; and Amanda Tschida, Holdingford.
New medical professionals have joined Tri-County Health Care. Amadin Osayomore, MD, specializes in family medicine at Tri-County Health Care. He is board certified in the American Board of Family Medicine. He attended undergraduate medical school at College of Medicine, University of Benin and had his residency at Cook County, Loyola University Medical Center.
Aliza Chandler Aliza Kay Chandler, girl, was born on Nov. 15 to Maria and Jeremy Chandler of Bluffton. She weighed 8 lbs. and was 19 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Shaneen Schmidt at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Grandparents are Donald and Marlene Davidson, Jimmy Chandler and Nickie Huggins. Older sisters Kieza, Franny, Etta and Cassidy welcome her home. Michael Bergstrom
WAVe's annual Secret Santa workshop will be held at the Cyber Cafe Thursday, Dec. 1 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 3 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Parents...
Joshua Everett Carey, 32, Bethel, warrant: traffic violation. Trevor Jon Krinkie, 25, Browerville, warrant; traffic violation. Dylan Thomas Kross, 36, Bagley, warrant: drug possession. Dustin Paul Torvinen, 39, Underwood, warrant: theft by swindle.
Nov. 14 • Samantha Rae Wieseler, 24, of Sebeka, was stopped and issued a citation for no proof of insurance and expired vehicle registration. • Jeffrey Brent Dailey, 31, of Wadena, was arrested on multiple Wadena County warrants. Dailey was transported to the Wadena County Jail. • Nichole Loraine Shoultz, 31, of Wadena, was arrested on multiple Wadena County warrants. Shoultz was transported to the Wadena County Jail. Nov. 15
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary recognized the following students for positive behavior recently: Lauren Becker, Izabella Bounds, Billy Brown, Cooper Damlo, Trevin Kern, Kendra Leeseberg, Chloe Leeseberg, Isabelle Lehmkuhl, Christina Hanson, Salvador Lopez-Arevalo, Julia Lunde, Kiyanne Maxwell and Aaron Toftum.
Pedestrian killed on side of road after vehicle crashes in Hubbard County A 45-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed on the shoulder of a highway near here early the morning of Sunday, Nov. 20, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A driver in a GMC Acadia was headed eastbound on highway 200 in Hubbard County when just after midnight it struck 45-year-old Luke Prescott of Princeton, who was standing on the shoulder of the road after walking away from a vehicle that had just gone off the road.
Nov. 11 • A woman reported an older man with a bike had been sitting on her porch for more than one hour. An officer spoke with the man and found he was waiting for the building landlord because he wished to rent an apartment. • A woman with a form to fill out told the Wadena Sheriff's office she was very uncomfortable. She was given advice on her husband's permit to carry a weapon.
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announces its new gallery show, "Book as Art," which is open now, and seeks old books from the public to join the exhibition which runs through Dec.10.