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Park Rapids woman accused of assaulting boyfriend with a gun
Film fest brings unique cinema to Wadena
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
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
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
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
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
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 12, 2016
Find Waldo in Wadena this summer
Where's Waldo? In Wadena of course! The famous children's book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting 25 local businesses...
June 12, 2016 - 8:15am
June 10, 2016
Think-off finalists debate 'Income Inequality Threatens Democracy'
The 2016 Great American Think-Off debate is this Saturday, June 11 at the New York Mills School. The event, sponsored by the Cultural Center...
June 10, 2016 - 12:10am
Entertainment briefs - June 9 edition
Author Calhoun to speak June 12 about General McNair
June 10, 2016 - 12:10am
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
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 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 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 15, 2016
Finnish roots events featured Saturday at Cultural Center
The Cultural Center in New York Mills presents two separate but related "Finnish Roots" events on Saturday, April 16: Salolampi Finnish Language...
April 15, 2016 - 8:15am
April 8, 2016
Author Freeman book signing set for April 28
Hours Sunday: Closed Monday: 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. — 6 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. — 5 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. — 7 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. — 5 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. — 2 p.m.
April 8, 2016 - 8:15am