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Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Emergency Service Personnel Recognized for Dedication to their Communities
Living History: JCPenney sale license is extended
Hutson recognized with international teaching award
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Allen A. Nikkari
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
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
July 31, 2015
Jets, Sharks of 'West Side Story' fight for turf
Two teens from rival street gangs meet and fall in love in "West Side Story." Northern Light Opera Company presents this acclaimed musical...
July 31, 2015 - 12:08am
July 28, 2015
Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre students perform Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
July 28, 2015 - 12:10am
July 24, 2015
Camp Madhatter returns next week
Madhatters Community Theatre presents "It's Time for the Here and Now" at its 14th annual camp July 27-31 and Aug. 3-7. Central Minnesota...
July 24, 2015 - 12:10am
June 16, 2015
'Almost Maine' opens Long Lake Theater's 14th season
Welcome to Almost, Maine. It almost doesn't exist, because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it's just...Almost. One...
June 16, 2015 - 8:15am
June 14, 2015
Everhart puts on comedy show June 24
Get ready to move to the music and laugh at the antics of Glen Everhart when he brings his Heebie Jeebies Family Comedy Show to the New York...
June 14, 2015 - 12:10am
May 22, 2015
They're back, pitches!
Pitch Perfect, which opened in 2012, was a surprise hit. Freshman Beca joins the Barden Bellas a capella group and learns how to be friends with girls. It was with great anticipation that I went to see "Pitch Perfect 2." In the sequel, Beca and her fellow Bellas are nearing graduation...
May 22, 2015 - 12:10am
May 15, 2015
'A Little Piece of Heaven' opens this week in Wadena
Wadena Area Madhatter's Community Theatre's production of "A Little Piece of Heaven," by Matthew Carlin, opens today. Shows will run from May...
May 15, 2015 - 12:08am
May 12, 2015
Avengers sequel doesn't disappoint
If you liked the first Avengers film, you will love the sequel, "Avengers: Age of Ultron." After recovering Loki's scepter from Baron Strucker, the superhero gang throws a party. Discovering artificial intelligence that can think and operate like a human brain, Tony Stark (Robert...
May 12, 2015 - 12:08am
April 11, 2015
Latest installment in "furious" series doesn't disappoint
With the release of "Furious 7," the latest installment of the "Fast and Furious" series, people might think the story is drying up and the stunts are getting stale. They would be wrong. All the favorites are back in this action-packed film. Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris,...
April 11, 2015 - 12:10am
March 20, 2015
This ain't your mother's 'Cinderella'
Everyone remembers the fairytale Cinderella about the poor orphaned girl who is mistreated by her evil stepmother and stepsisters. This Cinderella isn't quite like that. Sure, there are all the familiar characters - the beautiful girl, the stepmother and stepsisters, the dashing...
March 20, 2015 - 12:08am
Firth, Jackson surprise in "Kingsman: The Secret Service"
I must say, Colin Firth is one of my all-time favorite actors. I love the roles he usually plays - that is a shy, sometimes snobby, aristocrat who you can't help but fall in love with. So I was looking forward to seeing Firth take on a similar role in "Kingsman: The Secret Service."...
February 20, 2015 - 11:50am
January 27, 2015
Ensemble cast marches to the forefront in 'Selma'
Following a few particularly rough months in the civil rights movement of the 1960s, director Ava DuVernay's "Selma" could not be more timely. As protesters continue to demonstrate in Ferguson, Mo., New York City and other cities across the country, "Selma" brings the story of...
January 27, 2015 - 12:08am
January 16, 2015
WDC to present ‘The Chair Play’ on Jan. 22
Wadena-Deer Creek High School’s drama department will present a special public performance of their one-act play, “The Chair Play” on Thursday,...
January 16, 2015 - 12:10am
January 9, 2015
'Unbroken' strong tale of resilience and survival
In a long line of WWII movies, Unbroken stands out as a stellar tale of heroism, resilience and survival. The film, directed by Angelina Jolie, tells the true story of Olympic athlete and WWII airman Louis Zamperini. The film opens with Zamperini, played by Jack O'Connell, and...
January 9, 2015 - 12:10am
December 29, 2014
Elementary presents musical, 'Once Upon A Housetop'
Wadena-Deer Creek K-4 students presented their holiday musical, "Once On A Housetop," on Thursday, Dec. 18 to a packed gymnasium. The musical...
December 29, 2014 - 12:08am