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WDC schools on soft lockdown
Doyle is Post 171 selection for Boys State
CHAMP Youth lead Kick Butts Day campaign
News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
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
Marjorie Ann Fraki
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
The boundaries of Moses' Law
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Minding Our Elders: Family members may feel guilty about missing the passing
Can police make traffic stops in unmarked vehicles?
No phone call in the vehicle is worth the pain
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
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
December 5, 2016
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Dear Carol: My mother was diagnosed with mixed dementia (vascular dementia along with Alzheimer's) at age 67. She's now 75, and the doctor says she's in Alzheimer's Stage 7. She's had two strokes and takes medication for high blood pressure. Mom doesn't know anyone and simply sits...
December 5, 2016 - 8:15am
December 4, 2016
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
What a difference a day can make. For much of this fall I wondered if winter was ever going to arrive. Unusually warm days, a lack of snowfall and grumbling deer hunters combined to make me often reflect on what an odd year this is. I have lived in Iowa (please don't hold that against...
December 4, 2016 - 8:15am
November 30, 2016
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships for the 2016-17 school year were awarded to seven Minnesota students. Those selected include: Eliot Keskitalo, Ottertail; Alison Gerads, Freeport; Rebecca Paskewitz, Browerville; Paul Palmersheim, St. Joseph; Zachary Schertler, Deer Creek; Emma...
November 30, 2016 - 8:15am
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
Aliza Chandler Aliza Kay Chandler, girl, was born on Nov. 15 to Maria and Jeremy Chandler of Bluffton. She weighed 8 lbs. and was 19 inches long....
November 30, 2016 - 12:08am
November 28, 2016
Leftover Thanksgiving casserole
Every Thanksgiving, we always end up with so much extra food. Why not be creative and try this recipe for Leftover Thanksgiving Casserole? It is easy to put together and will save you from endless turkey sandwiches or boring soup. Enjoy! Leftover Thanksgiving Casserole Makes 10 servings...
November 28, 2016 - 12:10am
November 27, 2016
Clergy View: The turkey must wait
It's a tradition. We always do it. My wife was the oldest of four. Next Thursday, Caroline and I will celebrate Thanksgiving with our youngest son. Her sisters Nancy and Holly and her brother Dave will be in three different places with parts of our extended family. One thing will...
November 27, 2016 - 8:15am
November 26, 2016
Hanging of the Greens service is Nov. 27
The annual Hanging of the Greens service will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27 at the Wadena United Methodist Church, 23 SE Dayton Ave. During this candlelight service, there is carol singing and reflection on what some of our traditional holiday decor symbolizes. All are invited to join...
November 26, 2016 - 8:15am
November 23, 2016
Birth announcements - Nov. 17 edition
Carly Ellis Carly Lynn Ellis, girl, was born on Nov. 7 to Heather and Dylan Ellis of Verndale. She weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. and was 21 inches long....
November 23, 2016 - 12:10am
November 22, 2016
Pumpkin French Toast Bake
This Thanksgiving, why not start the day off right with this recipe for Pumpkin French Toast? It is simple to make, delicious to eat and will get you in the holiday spirit. Enjoy! Pumpkin French Toast Bake Makes eight servings • 8 eggs • 1 tsp. vanilla extract • 2 tsp. ground...
November 22, 2016 - 12:08am
November 20, 2016
Clergy View: A story about Jesus and the squirrel
A wise pastor once observed with me, that often when he listens to children's sermons, the answer to the preacher's question posed to the children is either "Jesus" or a "squirrel." His point of course, was that we need to be talking, teaching and preaching about Jesus and not merely...
November 20, 2016 - 8:15am
November 16, 2016
Birth announcements - Nov. 10 edition
Maverick McKenna Maverick James McKenna, boy, was born on Oct. 29 to Brittany Cheney and Tim McKenna of New York Mills. He weighed 8 lbs., 6...
November 16, 2016 - 12:10am
With Thanksgiving fast approaching, it's time to talk turkey. Why not be a bit adventurous with the big bird this year and try smoking it? If you have a good smoker with hickory chips and a little extra time for prep, you will end up with a delicious, easy, juicy turkey for eating....
November 16, 2016 - 12:08am
November 8, 2016
It's holiday season and what better way to enjoy a party with a fun, unique cocktail? I tried rambutan, an exotic fruit from Thailand, for the first time in Minneapolis in September. I was thrilled to see it in our local grocery store and immediately bought it to try some new recipes....
November 8, 2016 - 12:10am
November 6, 2016
Clergy View: Love your homeless neighbor
The man answered, "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself." But wanting to justify himself, he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?" — Luke 10:27, 29 Do...
November 6, 2016 - 8:15am
November 2, 2016
Help is closer than you think
Are you an older adult looking for information on caregiver support, financial assistance transportation, legal services, meals or health insurance counseling? Are you a family member that has questions about how to help your mom, dad or grandparent stay in their home? Are you a neighbor...
November 2, 2016 - 12:10am