The city of Menahga is hosting the St. Urho Wife Carry for Charity Challenge on July 11. Strong men and tenacious women are invited to compete. "It's all about fun," organizer Greg Anderson said. Registration is limited to 50 teams.
Timothy J. Siemsen and Patricia Johanson, h&w, hereby conveys to Macey R. Hoeper, Lots 1 and 2 of Block 1 in Berg's Subdivision of Part of Lots 23 and 24 in Pleasant View Addition to Wadena. Mark J. Rolloff and Kayla M. Rolloff, h&w, hereby conveys to Jordan N. Rentz, that part of the NE ¼ NW ¼ of Section 30, Twp.
June Jubilee three days of fun Another big shout out for Wadena's June Jubilee celebration. Our grandchildren look forward to coming to Wadena for this annual event and they weren't disappointed! We participated in three days worth of fun activities. A big thank you to all the volunteers for all their work to make this event possible. More thanks to the businesses and individuals who donated candy, certificates, Chamber Bucks and so many other prizes. You helped us make fun memories in Wadena. Diane Schiller Anderson, Wadena
Brynnli Thelen Brynnli Janet Rae Thelen, girl, was born on June 23 to Brittany Crabb and Anthony Thelen of Park Rapids. She weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz. and was 20 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Ben Hess at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud brother is Bradley. Weston Merickel Weston Pete Merickel, boy, was born on June 22 to Monica and Jason Merickel of Wadena. He weighed 8 lbs., 3 oz. and was 20.75 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Shaneen Schmidt at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
Michigan Technological University has released the Dean's List for the 2015 spring semester. To be included, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Among the honorees are the following from the local area: Erica Huhta, Wadena.
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced its Dean's List for Spring Semester 2015. Students on the Dean's List have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The following students made the Dean's List: Wadena Ella Harrison, Andrew Jacinto, Heather Theisen and Hope Theisen.
Andrew Charles Bimberg, 41, Sebeka, warrant: drug possession. Chase GordyLee Olmsted, 31, Nevis, warrant: traffic violation. Ann Marie Samuel, 31, Menahga, warrant: traffic violation. Josephine Lee Snyder, 32, Park Rapids, warrant: forgery. Jeffrey Dwight Zimmerman, 55, Menahga, warrant: traffic violation. Shane Edward McComas, 44, Park Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Joel James McManigle, 27, Underwood, warrant: traffic violation. Victor Alfred Nennig, 45, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Laura Jane Wass, 32, Henning, warrant: traffic violation. Lonnie L.
The Verndale School District has been chosen as a finalist in this year's America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. Verndale is among the top districts in Minnesota in the running for grants of $10,000 and $25,000. Earlier this year, farmers nominated their local public school districts to apply for Grow Rural Education grants.
June 22 • Gregory Alan Nelson, 67, of Sebeka was stopped and issued a city administrative citation for speeding. • Wadena officers were advised of a disturbance at a residence situated on the 500th block of 1st St. SW. Upon arrival, officers made contact with Lucille Irene Rian, 19, of Wadena. Rian was found to be under the influence of alcohol. She provided a preliminary breath test resulting in a .152 reading. Rian was arrested and transported to the Wadena County Jail on a probation violation.
The following is a list of select new laws passed during the 2015 regular and special legislative sessions that take effect July 1, 2015. Broader discretion given for foreclosure notification requirement By law, official public notice regarding mortgage foreclosure sales needs to be published in a newspaper of record. Sponsored by Rep. Tim O'Driscoll (R-Sartell) and Sen. Ron Latz (DFL-St.