3 Things to Know Today

1. It’s not too late to attend the third annual Wahpeton Public Schools Alumni Hall of Fame ceremony. An 11 a.m. luncheon will be held Saturday, Sept. 18 at Wahpeton High School. Tickets are $25 each and can be bought at the district office, located in the high school.

2. This year’s hall of fame recipients are longtime teacher Cindy Borchert, the late Dennis Eastman, 1979’s North Dakota High School Athlete of the Year; the late U.S. Marine officer and author David Myhra, Ph.D; and businesswoman Dorothy “Dot” Formaneck Henke.

3. Did you know? Unvaccinated Americans are 11 times more likely to die of COVID-19, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Studies are highlighting how effective the shots are at preventing infections, hospitalizations and deaths.

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