During the Wadena Minor Sports Association’s windup and annual celebration held on March 30 with a house full of team members, parents and sponsors, the organization reported growing numbers of participants this past year. With diminishing numbers in different age groups, clubs in the area have had to work hard to keep numbers to a […]
The presentation of the Ralph Rumpel Award began the hockey awards portion of the evening during the Wadena Minor Sports awards night on March 30. Wayne Anderson, left, receives the Ralph Rumpel Memorial Award from Jody Christianson. Jody Christianson introduced the award and this year’s winner. “The Ralph Rumpel Award is for the person or […]
Five gymnasts from the Turn-A-Row Gymnastics Club, located in Hendon, competed at the 2014 Provincial Championships in Moose Jaw May 9-11. Left to right, back, Taylor Housden and Amanda Brownlee of Kelvington; middle, Shanae Olson of Sturgis and Emma-Rae Ekstrom of Wadena; front, Tira Schafer of Wadena. Representing Turn-A-Row in the level one category were […]
The Kelvington and Hendon quilt groups made eight full-sized quilts, one lap quilt, and two cushions this winter and donated them to Ronald McDonald House in Saskatoon for its new expansion. Brenda Wallster of Hendon machine-quilted the quilts and Saskatchewan Transportation Company donated the cost of shipping them to Saskatoon.