The Wadena Lions Club will have its annual pre-season fish fry Friday, May 6 at the Wadena Elks Lodge. The event is from 5 to 7 p.m. and features dine in or take out. Whopper fillets between six and eight ounces each will be served. The walleye fillets are hand-dipped in special batter and deep fried to perfection. Fish is served with a baked potato, coleslaw, dinner roll and choice of milk or coffee. Pre-sale tickets are available at Rick's Barbershop or from club members. All tickets are $10 before the event or at the door.
Theodore Sneeden Theodore Grant Sneeden, boy, was born on April 22 to Ciara and Paul Sneeden of Wadena. He weighed 9 lbs., 6 oz. and was 21 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Shaneen Schmidt at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Grandparents are James Sneeden, Amy Sneeden, Michael and Megan Nelson, Christine and Roger Peterson and great-grandma Viola Nelson. Theodore is welcomed home by big siblings Suzanna, Michaela, Colby, Landon and Tate. Cooper Moore
PROPERTY TRANSFERS UND Alumni Association and Foundation, hereby conveys to Peter Traxler and Roxanne Traxler, as jt ten, the NW1/4 NE1/4 of Section 26, Twp. 138. Rg. 33. Terry L. Gilster and Deborah L. Gilster, married to each other, hereby conveys to Robin D. Fish and Cheryl L. Fish, as jt ten, Lot 11, Block 1, Boe Addition to Verndale. City of Staples, hereby conveys to Shawna T. Kovach, the E150' of N133' of Lot 6, Block 18, Vetsch's Addition to Staples.
Speeding Ryan Matthew Ahrendt, 29, Park Rapids, 65/55, fees $130. Matthew Joel Brandt, 33, Park Rapids, 65/55, fees $130. Tylor James Delcourt, 21, Wadena, 65/55, fees $130. Cody Jarrell Loud, Sr., 37, Redby, 57/45, fees $50. Justin Paul Olson, 19, Bagley, 59/45, fees $140. Christian Elizabeth Workman, 32, Clinton Township, Mich., 40/30, fees $130. Traffic Court Karl Wyman Anderson, 33, Ogema, child restraint system, fees $140.
Jodon Cash Crosno, 23, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Dustin John Huotari, 18, Staples, warrant: underage liquor consumption. Holly Marie Marsh, 38, Staples, warrant: drug sale. April Lee Skidmore, 50, Ottertail, warrant: theft. Skyler Adam Smith, 25, Proctor, warrant: traffic violation.
Stern Rubber in Staples was the site of the Central Minnesota CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) Class Orientation, Wed., April 20. The orientation was held for the 2016-17 students of the CEO class and their parents. Bob Jackson, chairperson of the CEO Advisory Board shared some of the history of the CEO class and the class requirements and expectations. Other CEO Board members in attendance were Lee Westrum, Mary Klamm, Michael Craig, Julie Nelson, Kelly Wong and Jerel Nelson. Class facilitator Cindi Koll described how CEO differs from the typical classroom.
April 19 • Wadena officers were advised of a domestic disturbance on the 700th block of 1st St. NW. Upon arrival, officers learned that an adult male, adult female and young child had been injured during a confrontation. The suspect was identified as Jeremy John Davidson, 38, of Henning. Davidson had left the scene before officers arrived on scene. Assault charges are expected by the Wadena City Attorney's Office.
April 14 • Police responded to a report of a man slumped over in his car. The man said he had eaten too much and was taking a nap. • A domestic disturbance in a room at the Eastwood Inn resulted in a woman being arrested on a Sherburne County warrant. • A semi went into a ditch on County Road 12 when a bad shock on the truck created a bouncing tire that pulled it into the ditch. April 15