DL News Staff
Johnson commissioned Jake D. Johnson has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force after completing the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. Johnson has been selected to attend pilot training at Laughlin Air Force Base, Del Rio. He is the son of Gregg and Debra Johnson of Audubon, and graduated in 2001 from Lake Park-Audubon High School.
Sierra Club volunteers and staff, in conjunction with other energy advocates and tribal members, recently brought their "Walk for Wind/March against Mercury" to the area. The goals of the Walk for Wind are to have dialogue with residents and organize support for the economic and environmental benefits of renewable energy. In addition, the walkers seek to raise awareness of the proposed expansion of the Big Stone coal plant just across the South Dakota border.
ECKRE -- a girl, Olivia Rose; born June 9, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 13 oz. to Jackie Lucca.
Early this spring, Natural Innovations hosted a speaker forum entitled "Land Use: Who Decides?" There was such good attendance at this panel discussion in the winter it was requested that Natural Innovations host a repeat presentation for summer residents, or for those who missed it the first time. We're excited to present this speaker forum in collaboration with the Coalition of Lakes Association (COLA). The forum is scheduled for this Thursday, June 22, from 4:30-6 p.m. at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Detroit Lakes (Room C101). The forum is free, and all are invited.
SWIERS -- a boy, Ethan David; born June 8, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. to Kerry and Justin Swiers.
PEICHEL -- a boy, Bailey Cael; born June 8, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. to Elizabeth and Jeffrey Peichel.
RIEWER -- a boy, Cohen Richard; born June 6, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 5 oz. to Jodi and Andrew Riewer.
BOGATZ -- a boy, Jacob Joshua; born June 5, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. to Kaylie Olson and Joshua Bogatz.
WAGENMAN -- a boy, Blaze David; born June 5, 2006, weighing 7 lbs.to Amanda and Justin Wagenman.
It's a boy! Johnny B.Waters III was born to Sheri and Johnny Waters Jr. in Kansas City on Wednesday, June 7. He weighted 8 lbs. and is 20 inches long. Grandparents are Roxy and Merlin Engum of Detroit Lakes, Judy and John Waters Sr. of Kansas City, and Pam and Doug Pearson of Kansas City. Great grandparents are Wesley and Anna Schlauderaff of Detroit Lakes and Jean Troxel of Omaha.