With several items to discuss, the Underwood-Turtle Lake-Mercer-McClusky sports co-op held a regular meeting on March 24, a Thursday, at the TL-M School ITV room. 12 members from the schools were present. Supt. Peltier led the meeting that was delayed by a previously scheduled meeting conflict for the McClusky participants.
The busy McClusky Sportsman’s Club held their annual fundraiser, a fish fry, on Sunday, March 13, at the American Legion Quarters in McClusky. This is the same location as their landowner appreciation supper held on January 30.
A pilot program in the South Central Judicial District for three years and now state-wide has resulted in a new level of monitoring repeat offenders. The offenders may be monitored after a second offense of driving while intoxicated and need not be convicted of the offense to require the device be placed.
Scammers, especially those putting Nigeria on their email letterheads, should be getting smarter. They aren’t, but their targets seem to be. The latest scam is a threat to turn the email’s target/victim over to the “international court of justice” on a “warrant of arrest.”
When Leo and Jackie Froehlich arrived in Devils Lake, they immediately fell in love with the community. Neighbor Jay Schneider is always ready, willing and available to shovel snow off the elderly couple’s sidewalk.