DL News Staff
Jim Halver, chief of the Callaway Fire Department, presented $500 to Joy Crouch, Hospice of the Red River Valley, as part of the proceeds of the Callaway Fire Department Banquet on April 22. Chief Halver reports that 20 volunteer fire fighters comprise the department. Some of the monies raised at the April banquet will be used to repair and purchase new pagers. Just as critically, some of the money has allowed the purchase of a valve and other miscellaneous equipment for the existing pumper truck.
Friday, May 12 at 4:58 a.m., a power pole was reported on fire in Detroit Lakes. at 8:39 a.m., money was reported stolen from a rural Detroit Lakes golf course. at 12:23 p.m., the Ogema recycling shed was reported on fire. at 2:26 p.m., a Detroit Lakes woman reported a brick was thrown through a vehicle window and her purse was stolen. at 4:17 p.m., a Moorhead man reported fishing tackle was stolen from a vehicle. Saturday, May 13 at 1:07 p.m., a Detroit Lakes man reported a neighbor hits golf balls into his yard. Monday, May 15 at 9:39 a.m., a small trailer was r
A Waubun woman made her first appearance on three charges in Becker County District Court Monday. District Judge Waldemar Senyk set bond at $14,000 against Kari Thompson, 44, of 3210 County Road 4 East.
A Lake Park man made his first appearance in Becker County District Court on two felony charges Monday. District Judge Waldemar Senyk set bond at $20,000 against John Keidel, 30, of 14454 County Road 14. His next court appearance is May 30. Keidel is charged with first-degree driving while impaired and first-degree DWI-test refusal.
In 1997 as the congregation at Faith Lutheran Church prayed for God to bring the right people to help start a Christian school, the Stenbergs came to visit the church. They had returned to Detroit Lakes after retiring from teaching in Alaska. Needless to say, their retirement did not last. Gary Stenberg became the school administrator, and Karen, his wife, became the teacher. Faith Christian School was started with six kindergarten students.
WADENA - A 50-year-old man was being held Monday in connection with the death of his 61-year-old brother, the Wadena County Sheriff's Department said. The Sheriff's Department received a 911 call from a rural Verndale, Minn., home about 10:18 a.m. Sunday, with the caller reporting that Wilbur James Payne of rural Verndale had been shot and was dead in the home. Deputies found Payne's body lying inside the house.
ST. PAUL - Governments soon will be restricted from taking private land if Gov. Tim Pawlenty signs eminent domain changes as expected. The House and Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill Monday to make sure governments, especially cities, cannot take private land and sell it to private developers. On a 56-9 vote, with mostly urban Democrats against it, senators gave final approval to the bill. The House voted 115-17, with Rep. Morrie Lanning, R-Moorhead, the only rural lawmaker opposing it.
Jeri Hird Dutcher, CPRW, has begun writing resumes for ResumeEdge.com, one of the largest resume production sites on the Internet.
The Minnesota Chapter of the ESOP Association has named Marco the 2006 Minnesota ESOP Company of the Year. The ESOP Company of the Year is awarded to a company committed to employee ownership as evidenced by its involvement with the ESOP Association and its programs, by its communications with employees and by its commitment to the vision of the ESOP Association. "Employee ownership is a key part of who we are, core part of our philosophy," said Gary J.
Creative Health is now offering its services to clients in Detroit Lakes. The Fargo-Moorhead business provides detoxification, fibromyalgia programs, immunity health, weight loss programs, pain management and overall general nutrition and wellness. "We have had tremendous success with the programs due to the quality of our products.