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Students learn about nutrition, fitness and more at middle-school health fair
WDC students raise over $1,880 for Pennies for Patients
Wadena County wanted - March 26 edition
Living History: Fr. Garding pleads guilty to sexual misconduct
RSVP volunteers recognized for service in Wadena County
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Craig earns WDC girls' basketball MVP award
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Emergency service personnel recognized for dedication to their communities
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Family fun: Spring is here
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
March 11, 2015
St. Patrick's Day is coming up quick. Even though I am not Irish, I enjoy celebrating the day with a pint and wearing green. This recipe for Pistachio Cake is very moist, easy to make and will get you in the spirit of the holiday. Enjoy! Pistachio Cake Makes one cake •...
life / food
March 11, 2015 - 12:08am
March 10, 2015
Lent perfect time to evaluate relationship with God
Lent is a great time of year to re-evaluate our relationship with God. In our Christian tradition, the practices of intentional prayer, fasting and almsgiving help us unite ourselves with the mystery of Jesus' forty days in the desert, to recognize our need for God (Matthew 4:1-11). Like...
March 10, 2015 - 12:10am
Birth announcements - March 5 edition
Parker Oehlke Parker Paul Oehlke, boy, was born Feb. 26 to Rachael and Cory Oehlke of Wadena. He weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. Welcoming him home is proud big brother, Hunter. Rebekah Kreklau Rebekah Lynn Kreklau, girl, was born on Feb. 25 to Emily and Curt Kreklau of Sebeka. She...
life / births
March 10, 2015 - 12:08am
March 9, 2015
Local students earn academic honors Fall 2014 at SCTCC
St. Cloud Technical Community College congratulates the following students for their academic achievement Fall 2014. They have earned recognition on the President's List for a grade point average of 4.0, or the Dean's list for a grade point average of 3.5 to 3.9: Bertha Brian...
March 9, 2015 - 12:08am
March 4, 2015
Birth announcements - Feb. 26 edition
Zion Aho Zion Mary Aho, girl, was born on Feb. 16 to Katrina and Chris Aho of New York Mills. She weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. and was 20.5 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Bobbi Adams at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud grandparents are Jesse and Gladys, and John and Mary...
life / births
March 4, 2015 - 12:10am
Schwartz named to Mankato State Fall Dean's List
The Academic High Honor and Honor lists (Dean's lists) for the past fall semester at Minnesota State University, Mankato have been announced by Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Marilyn Wells. Among 3,046 students, a total of 735 students qualified for the...
March 4, 2015 - 12:08am
March 3, 2015
Students named to Fall Dean's List at the U of M, Crookston
The following students were named to the fall semester 2014 Dean's List at the University of Minnesota Crookston: New York Mills Sam Jacobson. Perham Katrina Moenkedick.
March 3, 2015 - 12:10am
Local students selected to University of Minnesota Twin Cities Dean's List
The following students have been named to the 2014 fall semester Dean's List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities: Menahga Trisha Johnson. Staples Jordan Wick. Wadena Paige Hartman, Benjamin Lanz and Laura Schott. To qualify for the Dean's List, a student...
March 3, 2015 - 12:08am
March 1, 2015
How to handle hurtful people - Part one
It didn't take me long to figure out that when I'm cutting or splitting firewood, it's best to wear leather work gloves; they protect from the splinters, abrasions, and thorns that a woodcutter deals with. Unfortunately, there's no work glove that fits over the soul; when we deal...
March 1, 2015 - 8:15am
February 28, 2015
General Tso's Chicken
Chinese New Year began Feb. 19. I love Asian food, in particular Chinese. To celebrate the Chinese New Year, why not make up a batch of General Tso's Chicken? This version is milder than restuarant versions, easy to make and not deep-fried, making it a healthier dish. Enjoy! General...
life / food
February 28, 2015 - 12:10am
February 25, 2015
Birth announcements - Feb. 19 edition
Lillian Schmitz Lillian Patricia Schmitz, girl, was born on Feb. 14 to Jordan Irish and Nathan Schmitz of Wadena. She weighed 6 lbs., 14 oz. and was 19 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Shaneen Schmidt at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud grandparents are Tina and David...
life / births
February 25, 2015 - 12:10am
Jesus wants us to accept his forgiveness
The message of Jesus is to love and forgive others, which you can only do once you have seen your bad self and accepted his forgiveness. There's this past so many people carry around that's covered because it's filled with shame from harming ourselves through "cutting," eating disorders,...
February 25, 2015 - 12:08am
February 24, 2015
I really enjoy a good chicken salad. If you have leftover cooked chicken and want to create something new, this is an easy way to repurpose the chicken into a delicious lunch. Enjoy! Chicken Salad Makes 12 servings • 4 c. cubed cooked chicken breast • 1 c. mayonaise •...
life / food
February 24, 2015 - 12:10am
February 22, 2015
What is the history of Lent?
This week many Christians throughout the world and here in our lakes area will begin the 40-day period of prayer, fasting and almsgiving called Lent. On Ash Wednesday, people will be seen throughout the area on the streets, in stores, in workplaces and in schools with black smudges...
February 22, 2015 - 12:10am
February 18, 2015
Local student graduates from St. Cloud State
St. Cloud State University graduated more than 890 students during fall semester 2014. Commencement ceremonies took place Sunday, Dec. 21. Among them is Kimberly Gonzalez, Verndale, Bachelor of Science, Communication Studies Interdepartmental, Cum Laude.
February 18, 2015 - 12:10am