Donkey Basketball is coming to WDC Elementary on Friday, Dec. 2 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Advance tickets are on sale. Purchase advance tickets at the WDC Middle/High School Office and Super One for $7. Tickets will be $10 at the door. Preschool and under are free. A fun event for the whole family, as local community members and school staff play competitive games of Donkey Basketball. Funds raised go toward the WDC All-American Cheerleaders - Ashley Lehmkuhl, Kloe Pettit-Sperling, Sydney Emerson, Nicole Iken - who are heading to London on Dec. 26.
Holiday Tea and Open House set for Dec. 8 The Wadena County Historical Society will hold their annual Holiday Tea and Open House on Thursday, Dec. 8 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. All are welcome to come and enjoy freshly brewed tea, holiday treats and live Christmas Music. The Wadena County Museum is located at 603 Jefferson Street North, Wadena. For more information call (218) 631-9079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . Family Fun Night slated for Dec. 8
A Menahga man has been charged with two felonies after a snowmobile accident Nov. 21 in Wadena County. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a call at about 2:45 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21 about a snowmobile accident on 340th Street, west of U.S. Highway 71 in Blueberry Township.
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.