DL News Staff
DONNAY -- a girl, Abigail Marie; born March 22, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. to Wendy and Michael Donnay.
BORAH -- a boy, Brady Christopher; born March 25, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 8 oz. to Deanna and Mark Borah.
ROWLAND -- a girl, Rachel Lee; born March 25, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 15 oz. to Lyndsay Rogers.
WELTE -- a girl, Emily Renee; born March 22, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz. to Anne and Nathaniel Welte.
PAUSCH -- a boy, Carl Dennis; born March 23, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. to Amber and Jamie Pausch.
SMITH -- a girl, Ashlyn Marie; born March 23, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz. to Jennifer and Greg Smith.
The process of narrowing a jury to hear Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.'s trial will take up to two months. U.S. District Court Clerk Ed Klecker said the process began last week when an initial jury questionnaire was sent to 1,200 people in 12 southeastern North Dakota counties. Rodriguez, 53, of Crookston, Minn., faces charges in the kidnapping and death of Dru Sjodin.
Wayne Enger, Perham, was one this year's five recipients of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association's Meritorious Service Award. Recognized for his exemplary volunteer spirit and activity, Enger has been involved as an officer and volunteer with the East Ottertail Chapter of MDHA and also served upon the MDHA Executive Board of Directors as state president for five years. "Wayne's dedicated volunteerism on behalf of the East Ottertail Chapter and the MDHA state organization has been a great asset to this organization.
Tuesday, April 11 at 8:54 a.m., a Detroit Lakes woman reported her car was stolen. It was later reported that the car was involved in a gas drive-off at Grand Rapids, Minn. at 2:16 p.m., a Detroit Lakes man reported car vandalism. at 3 p.m., a one-vehicle rollover was reported on County 4, but no injuries.
A Lake Park-Audubon High School instructor is among the 10 finalists for Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Terry Teiken, who teachers business education and is the co-athletic director, was selected from a semifinalist group of 27 candidates March 31. The finalists were selected by a panel of 23 individuals involved in business, government and non-profit organizations. The selection panel will meet May 6 to interview each finalist and then select the 2006 recipient.