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Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
June 6, 2016
Entertainment briefs - June 2 edition
New category of honorable mentions recognized in GATO After reading, judging, debating and announcing finalists, the Cultural Center in New York Mills announces ten additional individuals, beyond the top four finalists, who wrote exemplary essays for the 2016 Great American Think-Off....
June 6, 2016 - 12:10am
June 5, 2016
David Ward to present Paul Bunyan program June 16
Hours Sunday: Closed Monday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
June 5, 2016 - 12:10am
June 4, 2016
Old west melodrama premieres June 20
The Old West Melodrama Dinner Theatre at Elmer's Barbecue is expanding this summer, putting on productions each Friday, Saturday and Sunday night,...
June 4, 2016 - 12:10am
May 31, 2016
Area storytellers invited to enter new contest
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council is sponsoring a new event — the Great American Story — for oral storytellers. For this inaugural year, stories are now being invited from up to 50 Minnesota storytellers. Judges will narrow the selections to four finalists who will...
May 31, 2016 - 12:10am
Wadena County Historical Society to participate in Blue Star Museums
The Wadena County Historical Society has announced their launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation's active...
May 31, 2016 - 12:08am
May 27, 2016
Entertainment briefs - May 26 edition
Community Dinner on tap May 31 A free community dinner will be held on Tuesday, May 31 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Wadena Christian Missionary Alliance Church in Wadena. The address is 1428 Jefferson Street South. There will be sandwiches, salads and dessert along with drinks. All are...
May 27, 2016 - 8:15am
May 21, 2016
Five Wings Gallery invites public to 'Just Paint' artist's reception
The Five Wings Arts Council invites the public to a reception in celebration of "Just Paint," an exhibition of the most recent works by Staples...
May 21, 2016 - 12:08am
May 20, 2016
Wadena Farmers Market open for the season
The Wadena Farmers Market opened Friday, May 13. Located off Highway 71 between Burger King and Pizza Hut, the market runs from 2-5:30 p.m. each...
May 20, 2016 - 12:08am
May 18, 2016
WDC PTO hosting Color-A-Thon May 27
The Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary PTO is hosting a Color-A-Thon fundraiser Friday, may 27. This is a fundraiser where students will be asking for donations and earning rewards depending on the level of donations they raise. At the end of the donation period, a 3K Color-A-Thon event...
May 18, 2016 - 8:15am
May 13, 2016
Staples Area Men's Chorus to perform at The Afterglow on Saturday
The 2015-2016 singing season for the Staples Area Men's Chorus (SAMC) is coming to a close with the finale concert "The Afterglow" to be performed...
May 13, 2016 - 12:08am
May 7, 2016
Used book sale slated for May 17-19
Hours Sunday: Closed Monday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. tp 6 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friends of the Library Used Book Sale will be held at...
May 7, 2016 - 8:15am
Entertainment briefs - May 5 edition
Open Book events on tap in May The following are the upcoming free events at An Open Book: • May 4, Magic The Gathering Casual Play, 4 p.m., community room, lower level • May 5, NAMI, 6 p.m., community room, lower level • May 6, Learn To Play Magic, 4 p.m., community room, lower...
May 7, 2016 - 12:08am
April 30, 2016
Entertainment briefs - April 28 edition
Concert April 29 in Wadena features oboe, bass duo Rolf Erdahl and Carrie Vecchione are an award-winning performing duo featuring the unlikely combination of oboe and upright bass. They will perform Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m. at the Robertson Theatre in Wadena. The concert will feature...
April 30, 2016 - 8:15am
April 23, 2016
Entertainment briefs - April 21 edition
Freeman book signing set for April 28 Author Brian Freeman will be at the Wadena City Library on Thursday evening, April 28 at 6 p.m. Freeman is the author of ten psychological thrillers, with his newest book, Goodbye to the Dead, just released this March. Come join Freeman for a...
April 23, 2016 - 8:15am
April 21, 2016
Kruzin 4 Kidz t-shirt kickoff party is Saturday
The 2016 Kruzin 4 Kidz fundraising campaign starts this Saturday with the t-shirt kick-off party from 7-10 p.m. April 23 at Whiskey Creek Saloon...
April 21, 2016 - 12:10am