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Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Courts - Sept. 22 edition
Man accused of threatening women with arrow, hammer, saw
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
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
Quincer graduates from UND
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?
Are you prepared for a new school year?
Your letters - Sept. 8 edition
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
March 24, 2015
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary welcomed Minnesota folksinger/songwriter Dennis Warner on March 11, where students enjoyed music and positive messages...
March 24, 2015 - 12:08am
January 22, 2015
Fargo man's 'American Idol' audition to air next week
FARGO — A Fargo man will soon sing for glory on "American Idol." Zach Johnson got his first chance to perform on the stage in 2014 when...
January 22, 2015 - 9:10am
January 7, 2015
The Woodpicks Bluegrass band set to perform Jan. 10
Minnesota Bluegrass band The Woodpicks will perform at Centennial Auditorium in Staples on Saturday, Jan. 10, at 7:30 p.m. With an acoustic...
January 7, 2015 - 12:10am
October 10, 2014
April Verch Band to play Oct. 11
Concert Saturday October 11 at 7:30 pm. Call (218)385-3339 to reserve your tickets. Admission is $12 advance or $15 at the door. Bring a donation for the food shelf and receive an additional $2 discount! Free music workshop to be given by April and her band before the concert...
October 10, 2014 - 8:43am
July 15, 2014
Lambert, Shelton at We Fest in 2015
DETROIT LAKES — This year's WE Fest hasn't even kicked off yet, but promoters have already announced two headliners for 2015, August 6, 7 and 8. Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton will headline next year's country music fest. The announcement came out in an e-mail and did...
July 15, 2014 - 12:00am
May 4, 2014
Cantus delights audience April 23
Cantus, a nine-member a capella ensemble, performs for more than 400 people Wednesday at Memorial Auditorium. Critics consider the Minneapolis-based...
May 4, 2014 - 12:00am
April 28, 2014
Les Trompettes to perform April 27
Les Trompettes, a quintet of trumpeters from France, will perform at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. The group...
April 28, 2014 - 8:19am
April 22, 2014
Cantus to perform April 23
The Greater Wadena Arts League presents Cantus at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23 at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium. The ensemble will perform...
April 22, 2014 - 12:00am
March 27, 2014
Haining family concert set for April 6
Branson entertainers The Haining Family will perform Sunday, April 6 at Thomaston Covenant Church in Staples beginning at 4 p.m. The Haining Family performs gospel bluegrass music at numerous venues across the country. Thomaston Covenant Church is located at 15940 251st Avenue...
March 27, 2014 - 8:39am
March 20, 2014
Mack Bailey set to perform March 31
You can tell a lot about singer/songwriter Mack Bailey by the musical company he keeps. Bailey has been hailed as “the next great singer in...
March 20, 2014 - 9:54am
December 10, 2013
Four Christmas collaboration concerts to debut in December
The Staples Area Men’s Chorus will debut its first collaborative community performance involving high school and community musical groups from...
December 10, 2013 - 8:28am
April 6, 2013
New Odyssey to perform April 18
New Odyssey, three guys, 30 instruments along with gags and gusto will perform its unique stage show Thursday, April 18, at the Memorial Auditorium...
April 6, 2013 - 5:00am
July 21, 2012
Wadena musician to release album
Wadena area residents may remember Robert Segovia from his performances at Empty Stocking, Night of Inspiration, the library and local churches. The...
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Taking a step into my daughter's music
When I was pregnant with my daughter 14 years ago, I went to both Metallica and Kiss concerts. Metallica because her dad wanted to go and Kiss because I wanted to see them live. I grew up listening to my brothers play Kiss albums. I loved their make-up, costumes and theatrics, but...
July 16, 2012 - 4:15am
March 25, 2012
Board approves two extracurricular events for 2012-2013 school year
Wadena-Deer Creek band and choir members have a trip to Washington, D.C. in their future. The District 2155 school board gave WDC Band Director Lisa Weniger and Choir Director Mike Ortmann approval Monday night to take their 2012-2013 musicians to the nation's capitol next April. Weniger...
March 25, 2012 - 4:59pm