DL News Staff
Two people are facing felony charges in connection with an Oct. 26, 2004 incident in Detroit Lakes involving the sale of methamphetamine. Rhea Marie Yeadon, 28, of Detroit Lakes, and Leslie James Haataja, 41, of Frazee, were both scheduled to make their first court appearance Monday on identical felony drug charges -- but Yeadon failed to appear because she is currently imprisoned in South Dakota on an unrelated charge. Haataja, of 42200 165th St., Frazee, is currently in custody after making his first appearance in Becker County District Court.
Nutrition Services, Inc. is excited to try something new with the Senior Nutrition Program at the Detroit Lakes Senior Center. Starting March 13, it will be offering a breakfast, from 8 to 9 a.m. There is a daily menu, which meets a third of the RDA. Each eligible client (anyone 60 or older and/or their 60 or over spouse) is allowed up to seven meals per week. We serve meals Monday-Friday. Please remember to call 847-5823 the day before to reserve your meal.
STREHLOW DESCENT OF PROPERTY STATE OF MINNESOTA DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF BECKER ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DESCENT OF PROPERTY FILE NO.
NOTICE OF HEARING TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: By Authority of the City Council of Audubon, MN notice is hereby given that the Audubon Park Committee will meet on March 22, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. at the Audubon Community Center to consider and possibly approve submission of an Outdoor Recreation Grant APplication to the Department of Natural Resources. This grant is for the improvement of Cincush Park by installing playground equipment. The proposed amount of the grant is $49,000 with committed matching funds of $49,000. All or part of the project will NOT be assessed to the residents of Audubon.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual meeting of the MEMBERS OF THE AUDUBON COOPERATIVE ELEVATOR ASSOCIATION of Audubon, MN will be held at the Audubon Fire Hall on the 21st day of March, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. Members are to elect three directors, to consider the Financial Statement of the Coop; and to transact such business as may come before the meeting. Brad Hanson, Secretary
Barbara Carlson, 94, of Detroit Lakes, died Wednesday, March 8 at St. Mary's Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Arrangements are pending with the David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes.
Nov. 24, 1949-March 5, 2006 Dennis L. Sellers, 56, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, March 5, 2006 at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo. Dennis Lee Sellers was born Nov 24, 1949 in Brainerd.
July 21, 1910-March 2, 2006 World War II veteran William M. "Bill" Goetzinger, 95, of Elbow Lake, Minn., passed away Thursday, March 2, 2006, at the Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. William Martin Goetzinger, the son of W. H. and Elizabeth (Godward) Goetzinger, was born on July 21, 1910, in Elbow Lake, where he attended school. In high school, he participated in basketball, baseball and debate. He attended Macalester College in St.
Precinct caucuses are being held this week in Minnesota. Despite stern admonitions to attend from the schoolmarms who run newspaper editorial pages, citizens will stay home in droves. Political participation at the precinct level continues to sink. When I first attended a precinct caucus 16 years ago as a new college graduate determined to change the world, we had about 10 people gather. At that time, the Bear Park Township caucus was held at the Bear Park General Store.
The front-page article by Vicki Gerdes in the Feb. 22 issue of the Becker County Record did indeed raise a very important question that needs to be addressed by us citizens -- locally, regionally, nationwide.