Wayne America

Archive | January, 2018

FROM THE BLEACHERS: State tournament a chance to showcase Wayne’s diamond — “The Hank”

Hank Overin Field in Wayne has a much different look today than it did four years ago, when high winds from a summer storm knocked a tree into the grandstand and backstop. (Photo by Michael Carnes) It doesn’t seem like it’s been four years since Mother Nature tried to kill baseball in Wayne America. In […]

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Wayne State trainer helps save referee’s life

A group of medical professionals, including Dr. Muffin Morris, head athletic trainer at Wayne State College, helped revive a basketball official when he suffered a heart attack in the middle of a game between Wayne State and Southwest Minnesota State recently in Marshall, Minn. The referee had open-heart surgery and is home and recovering. (Contributed […]

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PMC’s First Baby of 2018 adds another crime fighter to Allen family

Harrison Russ Allen is Providence Medical Center’s First Baby of 2018, born Tuesday, Jan. 2. He is welcomed home by his parents, Reed and Heidi, and older brothers Lincoln (left) and Carter (right). (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Reid and Heidi Allen have another superhero crime fighter in their family, and he is Providence Medical […]

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Wakefield family gets Christmas surprise from PMC staff

Willard and Wilma Bartels of Wakefield got a nice surprise during the Christmas holiday when they were treated to a nice Christmas dinner in his room by the staff at Providence Medical Center. (Contributed photo) Being a patient in a hospital during the Christmas holiday is not something most people want to experience, but a […]

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