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Living history: Baxter escapee discovered here
Wadena PJ offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
WDC students make fourth quarter honor roll
Wadena County wanted - June 15 edition
High speed chase lands one in custody
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Entertainment briefs - June 8 edition
Author, Colin Mustful to speak at Wadena County Museum June 15
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Your letters - June 8 edition
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
April 20, 2017
'Fate of the Furious" reaches new heights in action
I love the "The Fast and Furious" movie series. With the stunts, drama and eye candy (Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson, anyone?), what's not to love? I admit to being nervous to see the latest installment after watching a preview. I wasn't sure I was ready to see the hero of the previous...
April 20, 2017 - 4:40pm
January 28, 2017
Cowboy, western quartet from Big Sky country to perform
Wylie and The Wild West, a cowboy, western quartet from Big Sky Country will perform as part of the Wadena Area Concert Association Saturday,...
January 28, 2017 - 10:58am
January 13, 2017
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
The Acts of Solace Project seeks performers for a public reading Feb. 4 at Cyber Cafe in Wadena. The peer-run mental health nonprofit Wellness in the Woods is partnering with community-based theatre artist Haley Honeman to develop a performance aimed at fostering awareness about suicide...
January 13, 2017 - 1:10pm
January 10, 2017
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
I had heard so much beforehand about the movie "Hidden Figures" that I knew I wanted to see for myself what all the buzz was about. I knew it...
January 10, 2017 - 2:59pm
November 15, 2016
WDC students present 'Just Another High School Play'
The Wadena-Deer Creek Drama Department will present "Just Another High School Play" on Nov. 17, 18 and 19 on the stage of the historic Wadena...
November 15, 2016 - 12:08am
November 1, 2016
Madhatters prepare for upcoming 'Whales of August' performance
The Whales of August, Madhatters Community Theatre's upcoming play, opens Thursday, Nov. 3 in the historic A.H. Bernauer Building in downtown...
November 1, 2016 - 12:10am
September 4, 2016
Wadena native starring in The Diary of Anne Frank at The Barn Theatre
The Barn Theatre in Willmar is presenting The Diary of Anne Frank in September. Wadena native Matthew Schiller starring in the show as Mr. Van...
September 4, 2016 - 8:15am
August 20, 2016
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
The theater production "I Do! I Do!" runs through Saturday, Aug. 27 at Long Lake Theater in Hubbard. The two-person cast of Cory Johnson (Michael)...
August 20, 2016 - 12:10am
August 18, 2016
Madhatters to perform 'Twelve Angry Men' this weekend
"Twelve Angry Men" by Reginald Rose will be performed this weekend in downtown Wadena. Matthew R. Olsen is directing the play, which is a collaboration...
August 18, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 11, 2016
Wadena Madhatters finish out Elmer's BBQ melodrama dinner theatre
Elmer's BBQ Melodrama Dinner Theatre has entertained more than 1,500 audience members this summer and ticket-buyers have come from 18 different states, including Alaska! But it's not over yet. The final dinner theatre production at Elmer's features a new acting troupe with a melodramatic...
August 11, 2016 - 12:08am
July 25, 2016
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
"Buffalo Bill" Cody's Wild West Show will come alive when Northern Light Opera Company brings Irving Berlin's "Annie Get Your Gun" to the stage July 28-31 and Aug 4-6. Limited seating and sold out shows in the past are two reasons to get tickets now. This 1999 Broadway revival portrays...
July 25, 2016 - 12:10am
July 8, 2016
Auditions for Prairie Fire Children's Theatre are Monday
The week-long Prairie Fire Children's Theatre camp starts Monday in Wadena. Prairie Fire Children's Theatre auditions are Monday, July 11 at...
July 8, 2016 - 8:18am
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
March 31, 2016
Madhatters production of 'Prescription: Murder' is this week
Madhatters Community Theatre presents "Prescription: Murder" this week in Wadena. Performances are at 7 p.m. March 31-April 2 and at 2 p.m. April...
March 31, 2016 - 4:10pm
February 15, 2016
Auditions scheduled for upcoming Madhatters production
Auditions for an upcoming Madhatters Community Theatre production will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18 and Friday, Feb. 19 at Wadena Memorial Auditorium. The upcoming Madhatters play is called "Prescription Murder" and show dates are March 31-April 3. Dinner show dates are Aug....
February 15, 2016 - 12:08am