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Wildfires flare near Park Rapids with dry, windy conditions
No burning today as DNR issues Red Flag Warning
Wadena native joins ranks of 'supercentenarians' Friday
Hotel developer seeks TIF funding
Wadena man seriously injured in vehicle rollover
Petro named Fightingest Fighter at Walker
Quincer sets pace for Wolverines
Pantages, Miron spark Wolverines at chilly Park Rapids Invite
Wolverines face rugged field at Legacy
Dykhoff, Wolverines crush Pillager 12-4
George J. Lipinski
New salon opens in Jefferson Square
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds annual meeting
Knute Nelson Home Care and Hospice now open
Tri-County installs bariatric lift for needs of patients, caregivers
Full service marketing agency opens in area
Kruzin 4 Kidz t-shirt kickoff party is Saturday
Entertainment briefs - April 28 edition
Entertainment briefs - April 21 edition
Sarah Morris and band performing this weekend
Musicians teach students art of rhythm, dance
Birth announcements - April 28 edition
Addicted to love (the everlasting kind)
Shredded Beef Tacos
M State honors outstanding educators
Hartman named to Dean's List at University of Minnesota
State smart to turn to the primary system
Preservation successes at Civil War battlefield Antietam
What information is released to public after a crash?
The hard truth of distracted driving
What are the rules regarding hands-free phone call systems?
Be aware of bears this spring
Bluffton man's invention aims to thwart generator thieves
Overnight chill creates beautiful frost-filled landscape
Ice could still be too thin for recreation
More hunting opportunities coming with spring turkey hunting season
March 22, 2016
Pear, Bbueberry and Feta Salad
Now that St. Patrick's Day is passed, it is time to focus on Easter. My family always has a big feast with traditional and nontraditional recipes. This recipe for Pear, Blueberry and Feta Salad is simple to make and combines sweet and tangy flavors for a delicious side dish. Enjoy!...
Life / Food
March 22, 2016 - 12:10am
March 23, 2016
Local students named to University of Northwestern - St. Paul Dean's List
The following students were named to the fall 2015 semester Dean's List at University of Northwestern - St. Paul. Sebeka Danielle Card Wadena Meghan Sly The Dean's List includes full-time students with a grade point average during the semester of 3.65 or higher.
March 23, 2016 - 12:08am
Local students graduate from University of Northwestern - St. Paul
The University of Northwestern - St. Paul announces the following local students were awarded undergraduate degrees on Dec. 18. Sebeka Danielle Card, Bachelor of Science, Biology Wadena Alexander Andrews, Bachelor of Science, Mathematics
March 23, 2016 - 8:15am
March 14, 2016
Local piano students advance to state competition
Four local piano students - Gabi Ross, Maggie Carlson, Autumn Grasswick and Elliot Doyle - competed and won in the West Alexandria District Minnesota Music Teachers Association Preliminary Piano Contest last month. They are students of Wadena piano instructor Julia Whynott. At the...
March 14, 2016 - 8:05am
March 13, 2016
Bluffton man named to state farming board
Mark Rohr, of Bluffton, was named to the state board of the Minnesota National Farmers Organization at the annual reorganization meeting in Sauk Centre Saturday, Feb. 6. Rohr is a national director and dairy department employee. This year's state convention will be Saturday, Aug....
March 13, 2016 - 12:08am
March 10, 2016
Faith briefs - March 10 edition
Old Country Church hosting movie night Saturday The Old Country Church will have a free movie night Saturday, March 12. The movie "Woodlawn" will be shown at 7 p.m. and free ice cream floats and popcorn will be served. The church is located at 19973 145th Avenue, Wadena.
March 10, 2016 - 12:10am
March 13, 2016
VanHale makes President's List at St. Cloud Technical & Community College
St. Cloud Technical & Community College congratulates Hannah VanHale, Bertha, for her academic achievement Fall 2015. VanHale earned recognition on the President's List for a grade point average of 4.0..
March 13, 2016 - 8:15am
March 15, 2016
My family is hosting a boy from Germany right now. He loves nearly everything about Wadena and the US, but he misses traditional German bread. I decided to try and make it for him. This recipe for German bread takes some time, but it is well worth the wait. Enjoy! German Bread Makes...
Life / Food
March 15, 2016 - 8:15am
March 17, 2016
Birth announcements - March 10 edition
Tucker Kelderman Tucker Samuel Kelderman, boy, was born on March 2 to Avery and Zack Kelderman of Wadena. He weighed 9 lbs. and was 21 inches...
Life / births
March 17, 2016 - 12:10am
March 8, 2016
I enjoy themed holidays very much. Decorating the house, baking foods associated with the holiday, getting into the spirit of the holiday - it's all fun. For St. Patrick's Day, even though I'm not Irish, I plan on baking these Pistachio Cupcakes. They are a nice green color and not...
Life / Food
March 8, 2016 - 12:08am
March 5, 2016
The reason Christians observe Lent each year
Christians in liturgical churches around the world observed Ash Wednesday just a few weeks ago and began the important season of Lent. I say "important" because Lent represents an annual season of our lives: the season of honesty and renewed faith. I say "important," also, because...
March 5, 2016 - 12:08am
March 9, 2016
Birth announcements - March 3 edition
LeAnn Chase LeAnn Joan Chase was born on Feb. 26 to Gina and Cory Chase of Deer Creek. She weighed 6 lbs., 2 oz. and was 18 inches long. She...
Life / births
March 9, 2016 - 12:10am
March 5, 2016
Faith Conversations: Former teacher becomes 'monk on the move'
It happened with a rapidity that shocked some of his closest friends. One day, Chris Johnson, of Fargo, was teaching high school students history,...
March 5, 2016 - 8:15am
March 6, 2016
Faith briefs - March 3
Wadena Alliance Church offers 'Road to Resurrection' Those who attend Road to Resurrection will step back in time and follow Jesus' footsteps through the week leading up to his death and resurrection. Along the path people will encounter those who met Jesus and will become part of...
March 6, 2016 - 8:15am
February 28, 2016
Why does God allow people to hurt others?
2015 was another year of global tragedy on a massive scale; a perusal of newspaper headlines proclaim the top tragedies include the earthquake in Nepal that killed almost 9,000, the terrorist attacks in Paris, ongoing attacks and massacres by ISIS and Boko Haram, the war in Yemen...
February 28, 2016 - 8:15am