Chamber recognizes Elks with the Pride in Wadena Award
The award recognizes those businesses who invest in the community.
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WADENA — The Wadena Elks Lodge was visited by the Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee and presented them with a Pride in Wadena Award on October 31. The Elks Lodge is located at 210 S. Jefferson Street.
'Nurturing, selfless, competent and loving:' Karon Thew named Wadena County Child Care Provider of the Year
Thew said in an interview that her favorite thing about the day care “is watching the kids grow up and watching them learn. It’s so cool – there’s something about it that’s really awesome – something about how their memory works.”
Detroit Lakes recovery center CEO appointed to Gov. Walz's opioids and substance abuse advisory council
Anderson Saint Georges, chief executive officer of Daystar Recovery Center in Detroit Lakes, was appointed to Gov. Tim Walz's advisory council on opioids, substance use and addiction, according to a Nov. 29 news release from the governor's office. Saint Georges will serve a four-year term on the council, which will begin Jan. 3.
The caller croons to circle to the left, swing your partner, look ‘em in the eye and promenade. Gleeful “whoohoos” erupt from square dancers, the floor aswirl with smiles, Western-style shirts and flouncy, ruffled skirts.
Members of the Wadena County Board of Commissioners and Heather Olson, auditor/treasurer for Wadena County, heard complaints from multiple county residents concerning a proposed 10.37% property tax levy increase during their Truth In Taxation hearing on Nov. 28.