Kristie Danyelle Bradford, 43, Wadena, warrant: theft by swindle. Erik Alexander Burtt, 25, Menahga, warrant: failure to register as sex offender. Chelsea Leann Haddock, 25, Wadena, warrant: theft by swindle. Maxine Helen Nicol, 71, Mahnomen, warrant: contempt of court. Antoinette Samantha Stone, 23, Sawyer, warrant: probation violation.
Aug. 17 • Police were informed that a forklift was left with its lights on at a construction site. An officer checked on the forklift and found that it was secure in the building, though it did have its lights on. Because the building was locked, the officer left the forklift the way it was.
More than 140 photos from the Picturing the Good Life project will be on display at the Wadena County Museum until the end of August. They represent the work of both non-professional and professional photographers. The impetus for this project was to find photographs that represented the Wadena region in the finest possible light.
Hope Theisen, Wadena, was among the 180 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the summer 2018 dean's list. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least nine class credits to qualify for the summer list.
Lyndon Johnson's war on poverty, the Johnson-Nixon Vietnam conflict, George W. Bush's ego trip into Iraq and Donald Trump's trade war have something in common. They were all ill-advised, unnecessary and not winnable. Jerry Miller, Sebeka
"School Choice" is a policy often endorsed by conservative candidates -including the GOP gubernatorial Jeff Johnson - that uses euphemistic language to disguise the destructive nature of those policies towards public schools.
On Thursday, Aug. 23, the Wadena County Attorney issued a criminal complaint, signed by the Wadena Police Department, charging Ryan Paul Petro, 33, of Wadena with:
Weaving Waters Fiber Arts Trail Fall Tour is an annual arts and cultural tour with stops in Little Falls, Randall, Brainerd, Staples, Wadena and New York Mills. The tour takes place Friday and Saturday Sept. 21 - 22. Hours are 10 a.m. — 4 p.m. both days.
The following students graduated after the spring 2018 session at South Dakota State University. The students listed below completed all requirements for a degree and/or certificate program and those requirements have been verified by the appropriate college. Overall, students from 32 states and 24 nations graduated following the spring 2018 semester. Wadena Ella Rosemary Harrison, Cum Laude, Bachelor of Science
Freshwater Education District offers Options Programs for Students. Five Area Learning Centers provide education that is alternative to a typical high school. The purpose of the ALC is provide a full year of services to assist students in obtaining a high school diploma. High school students can attend full or part time depending on their graduation needs. A student can attend their school full time and can recover credits after school at the ALC. A student can contact the ALC if they are interested in more details.