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Photo by Rachelle Klemme Biologist Dick Oehlenschlager, far left, gives a lesson in natural history to a family at Old Wadena Rendezvous omnSunday afternoon. From left, Joe, Jakob, Elissa, Elena and Sarah Ikola.

Old Wadena Rendezvous a big draw for the county

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At Old Wadena Rendezvous and Folklife Festival, parking attendants ride on horseback, hayrides shuttle passengers to their destination and history enthusiasts re-enact life in the 1840s.


"We've been doing this for 20-some years," Old Wadena Society President Tim Kajer said at this year's event, which was held Aug. 11-12 at the Old Wadena Park.

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