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WDC students have lunch with law enforcement
Weekly crime report - Jan. 19 edition
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
Change called for in Wadena County departments
WDC's one-act play to give performance, Jan. 26
Saturday Scorecard 1/20
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
Thursday Scorecard 1/19
Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
Martha "Marty" J. Kohlmeyer
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Clergy view: Great is thy faithfulness
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
State manufacturers optimistic about 2017 economy
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
May 31, 2016
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
April 7, 2016
Mark Twain comes back to life in VocalEssence performance
VocalEssence: River Songs & Tales with Mark Twain will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 8 at the Historic Holmes Theatre. The nationally...
April 7, 2016 - 12:10am
April 2, 2016
Entertainment briefs - March 31 edition
Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band performs April 8 Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band will perform at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m. The Soul Drums Band presents a musical journey that explores music and instruments based in West African and Caribbean...
April 2, 2016 - 12:08am
March 29, 2016
Spring Legacy Program series underway in Wadena
The Wadena County Historical Society's Spring Legacy Program Series opened Sunday with a performance by singer/songwriter Elisa Korenne.
March 29, 2016 - 8:15am
March 25, 2016
Entertainment briefs - March 24 edition
Cultural center presents gallery talk and concert April 1 The Cultural Center in New York Mills will host a poetry reading, gallery conversation and traditional Norwegian music on Friday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. This event, Conversations & Concert, is offered in conjunction with the...
March 25, 2016 - 8:15am
March 19, 2016
Entertainment briefs - March 17 edition
Wadena Area Community band performs spring concert March 20 The Wadena Area Community band presents Spring Fling, a concert of musical spring anticipation Sunday, March 20. The concert starts at 3 p.m. at the Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School commons. There is no admission charge....
March 19, 2016 - 8:15am