DL News Staff
BERG -- a girl, Emily Marie; born May 3, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. to Debra and Christopher Berg.
LAMBLEZ -- a girl, Nova Lynn; born May 3, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 11 oz. to Jessica and Zachary Lamblez.
VINCENT -- a boy, Jayme Evan; born May 4, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 13 oz. to Danielle Vincent.
SNYDER -- a girl, Jolyssa Kathleen; born May 5, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 15 oz. to Jonelle Snyder.
BURNETTE-RAWLEY -- a boy, Levi Junior; born May 5, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. to Jolene Kier.
RITTER -- a girl, Alexis Michelle; born May 5, 2006, weighing 5 lbs. 8 oz. to Caery Wagenman and James Ritter.
Sen. Cal Larson (R-Fergus Falls) blocked a proposal to divert funding for Otter Tail County transit to a proposed bus route between Wright County and Minneapolis. The plan, part of the Senate Omnibus Transportation bill, was heard in the Senate Finance Committee. A member of this committee, Larson recognized that in order for this proposal to pass, the Otter Tail Transit System plan would be sacrificed. "We're one of three counties in the state of Minnesota right now that doesn't have a transit system," said Larson.
A Plymouth man was sentenced on a felony charge in Becker County District Court Wednesday. District Judge Thomas Schroeder ordered Scot Beier, 46, of 13815 52nd Avenue North, serve 51 months in prison with credit for time served for first-degree driving while impaired-.08 or more. He was also fined $147. Beier was arrested by a Becker County sheriff's deputy Aug. 9, 2005, after a deputy found him unconscious inside his pickup, which was in a rural Becker County ditch. Beier tested .19 for alcohol. According to court records, Beier has five previous DWI convictions.
The Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium will feature the final two showings of its feature "Hubble Vision" today (Sunday) at 2 p.m. and Monday, May 15 at 7 p.m. This fascinating program looks at the Hubbell Space Telescope's discoveries in the solar system, our galaxy and the universe beyond. The Planetarium is located on 11th Street South, in Bridges Hall room 167, on the MSUM campus. Admission is $3 for adults and $1.50 for children 12 and under, senior citizens and Tri-College students.