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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Charlotte L. Robbins
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
April 12, 2018
'Case For Christ' film showing April 15
On April 15, the movie "Case For Christ," the Lee Strobel story, will be shown at Wadena Alliance Church. The church is located at 1428 Jefferson Street S in Wadena. A dinner of sloppy joes will be served at 5 p.m., with the film showing after. This outreach event is a fundraiser...
April 12, 2018 - 9:57am
April 5, 2018
Porta to preach April 8
Preacher Chuck Porta of Eden Prairie will be the guest speaker this Sunday, April 8, at the Old Country Church in Leaf River Township. Visitors, especially those who desire a spiritual shot in the arm, are invited to attend. The service begins at 10 a.m. The church is located on Wadena...
April 5, 2018 - 9:06am
March 26, 2018
Logic led me to Christ
When I was a teen, I went through a journey of exploring spiritual thought. I wanted to make sure I was trusting in the right belief system. I appreciated the Christian upbringing of my parents, but I wanted to make sure I was investing my life in something I could know was correct,...
March 26, 2018 - 12:48pm
March 18, 2018
WCPH offers immunization clinics in April
Wadena County Public Health Department will conduct monthly immunization clinics as follows for the month of April : • April 5, 3 to 5 p.m. at the Wadena County Public Health, walk-ins welcome. • April 17, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Wadena County Public Health, walk-ins welcome. •...
March 18, 2018 - 12:41pm
Wadena County Public Health offers family screening, child health services
Wadena County Public Health offers family and child health services, including WIC, child health screenings, dental varnish, lead screenings, prenatal and family home visiting. For information and to schedule appointment call Wadena County Public Health at (218) 631-7629 or (888)...
March 18, 2018 - 11:38am
March 3, 2018
Area gardening programs offer something for everyone
By now, most of us who enjoy working in our yards and gardens have had our fill of winter. If you're ready for a hefty helping of spring fever,...
March 3, 2018 - 9:54am
February 17, 2018
Catholic Churches to hold 'Festival of Forgiveness' March 2
Catholics throughout the Diocese of St. Cloud will celebrate a "Festival of Forgiveness" March 2 to help every person experience the power of God's love and mercy. On this date, the sacrament of reconciliation will be available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at designated churches throughout...
February 17, 2018 - 9:57am
February 14, 2018
A week in paradise
Pura Vida: a Spanish expression meaning "pure life" that can be used as a greeting, farewell, or way to say "thank you;" a symbol of a simple way of life that revolves around enjoyment and being happy; the most commonly used phrase in Costa Rica. Surrounded by lush, green mountains...
February 14, 2018 - 9:45am
February 12, 2018
How parents can help battle - and prevent - alcohol addiction
I had the privilege of chairing the recent Dakota Medical Foundation annual meeting. DMF is a Fargo-based regional health foundation started...
February 12, 2018 - 8:46am
February 10, 2018
Adding flair to cash-and-carry Valentine flowers
FARGO — Diamonds are high-priced and chocolates add calories. That's why flowers and Valentine's Day go together like Martha Stewart and...
February 10, 2018 - 11:05am
February 6, 2018
‘My heart is gutted,’ Minn. mother writes after 7-year-old son died in sledding accident
Before 7-year-old Simon Caquelin died, his family hugged him, kissed him and tucked him into bed. They sang together and said a bedtime prayer....
February 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 11, 2018
Have some extra pounds to lose? Look at your plate
It is January and that chocolate fudge your sister-in-law brought on Christmas Day, those bite-size bits of Heaven, are hanging off your waistline...
January 11, 2018 - 2:20pm
January 8, 2018
Experts concerned over kids posting 'digital self-harm' on social media
While much attention has been given to steering kids away from using social media to bully others, a recent study has found that some teens...
January 8, 2018 - 7:00am
December 25, 2017
UMCOR efforts helping disaster relief teams
Joyful Spirit United Methodist Church has donated supplies, money and time to fill cleaning buckets for the United Methodist Committee on Relief...
December 25, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 24, 2017
Take cheer when seeing 'Immanuel' signs this Christmas
Maybe you've pulled a Christmas card with the word "Immanuel" emblazoned with glitter on the front.
December 24, 2017 - 8:28am