The North Dakota State College of Science has named 383 students to its spring semester 2016 President's Honor List. The Honor List recognizes students who have achieved grade point averages of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours. The honorees include: Henning Shannon Calva-Holeton Sebeka Renee Miller Wadena Benjamin Lindroos Jennifer Shreves
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 750 students to its President's List for the 2016 Spring Semester. To earn this award for scholastic achievement, a student must complete 12 or more college-level credits for the semester with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Area students named to the M State President's List are: Bertha Riley Boehland, Bret Klopp, Elicia Steinke and Joseph Tranvik. Bluffton Kaitlin Wegscheid. Deer Creek
TRANSFERS Kenneth C. Mix and Sherri Mix, married to each other, hereby conveys to Christopher Baso and Kerri Baso, married to Lots 3, 4 and 5 of Anderson's Subdivision of Lot 11 of Outlots to the Village of Menahga, MN. Berta M. Trimble, a single person, hereby conveys to JIDY Enterprises, LLC, Lot 6 and the W1/2 of Lot 5, Block 1 in Power's Third Addition to Menahga. Leaf River Ranch, LLC, hereby conveys to Troy M. Meech and Peggy Sue Meech, as jt ten, the SE1/4 of Section 18, Twp. 135, Rg. 35.
Jettediah Simpson Jettediah Samuel Simpson, boy, was born on May 20 to Michelle and Matt Simpson of New York Mills. He weighed 8 lbs., 5 oz. and was 20 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Vickie Dennis at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Grandparents are Byron and Connie Westman of Wadena, Lynn Simpson of New York Mills and Marianne and Kevin Bartel of Frazee. Older siblings Alexander, Wessten and Gwendalyn welcome him home. Daisy Kirk
St. Cloud State University has announced the names of more than 1,298 students whose academic achievement placed them on the 2016 spring semester dean's list. To be eligible for the honor, students must have a grade point average of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale. The following area students made the dean's list: Menahga David Millhouse Staples Samantha Weyer
Kasey Sturm, daughter of Dennis and Judy Theisen, granddaughter of Arnold Theisen and Erna Harrison, graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School on May 6. Kasey will continue her residency training in Emergency Medicine at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.
Tri-County Health Care honored employees for their dedicated service and commitment May 24 at a special employee luncheon. These 122 employees, reaching milestones in 2015 and 2016, have given a remarkable 1,955 years of collective service to Tri-County Health Care.
Wayne Lee Patton, 48, Menahga, warrant: contempt of court. Martha Jane Kohlmeyer, 65, Wadena, warrant: contempt of court. Shane Edward McComas, 45, Park Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Jeffrey Jerome Thompson, 43, Twin Valley, warrant: traffic violation.
Wadena-Deer Creek golfer Jordan Kern shot a 78 to place fifth May 18 in the Deacon's Lodge Invitational.
New category of honorable mentions recognized in GATO After reading, judging, debating and announcing finalists, the Cultural Center in New York Mills announces ten additional individuals, beyond the top four finalists, who wrote exemplary essays for the 2016 Great American Think-Off. The panel of judges selected five essay-writers from each side of the issue as Honorable Mentions.