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Marlane Wenzel is new Director at Chinook Senior Center


June 13, 2018

Marlane Wenzel poses beside the 'greeter board' in the Chinook Senior Center. She started her new duties as Director of the senior center on May 14. A 1975 graduate of Chinook High, Marlane grew up in Chinook. She lived for many years in Minnesota with her husband Kurt and their three daughters, now grown. Marlane's parents were Meredith and Madeliene Gilmore.

Marlane Wenzel began serving as the Director for the Chinook Senior Center on May 11. Wenzel, who grew up in Chinook, is a 1975 graduate of Chinook High ("The year we won the Class C Championship!"). She replaces Kristi Norby who served in the position for more than two years before opting to take on the role of "new grandma" for her and husband Scott's first grandchild.

Marlane and her husband, Kent, moved to Minnesota in 1985 where he got his first job after graduating from North Dakota State University in Fargo. She worked for several years with a small newspaper as "the chief cook and...

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