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Living history: Primary needed in WDC School Board election
Wadena County wanted - July 21 edition
Goeden graduates from U of M College of Pharmacy
Wadena County youth attends 4-H Shooting Sports Championships
Police Scanner - July 21 edition
Speer hired as GM, publisher of Northland Outdoors
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Michael Charles Brakefield
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
What does the Bible say about racism?
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
What are the rules regarding cyclists?
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
November 3, 2015
Local youth participate in 4-H Junior Leader Workshop
The "Find Yourself Through 4-H" Junior Leader Workshop (JLW) was Oct. 15-16 at Faith Haven Camp on Eagle Lake, seven miles south of Battle Lake. This...
November 3, 2015 - 12:10am
Hearing held to discuss proposed transmission lines
A public hearing for a new 115 kV electrical facilities to meet increasing load requirements drew dozens of people to Menahga Monday but elicited...
November 3, 2015 - 12:08am
November 1, 2015
Wadena grad inducted into Luther College Athletic Hall of Fame
Erika Schmitt, a 1995 graduate of Luther College, was inducted into the Luther College Athletic Hall of Fame for her outstanding efforts on the...
November 1, 2015 - 12:10am
October 31, 2015
MDHA habitat protection plan moving forward
The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association's proposal to acquire land for habitat protection in the Crow Wing River Watershed, including Wadena County - has received preliminary funding approval for $5.5 million-plus from the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council. "It's progressing...
October 31, 2015 - 12:10am
October 27, 2015
Investigators believe body found is missing teen
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The remains of a female body that were found east of Alexandria in Douglas County on Monday afternoon are thought to be...
October 27, 2015 - 12:17pm
Detroit Lakes woman pleads guilty to felony theft
A Detroit Lakes woman accused of stealing about $143,000 from her employer has pleaded guilty to one felony count of theft or diversion of corporate...
October 27, 2015 - 12:10am
October 24, 2015
Verndale woman dies in head-on crash near Battle Lake
The driver of a car involved in a head-on crash with a semi truck was killed on Highway 210 west of Battle Lake Wednesday, Oct. 14, the State Patrol said. Authorities identified the driver as 28-year-old Tiffany Anderson of Verndale. Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow...
October 24, 2015 - 12:08am
October 18, 2015
Health Alliance regains contracts for coverage in 11 counties, including Wadena
South Country Health Alliance will continue to provide coverage for MinnesotaCare and Medical Assistance in Wadena County. The Minnesota Department...
October 18, 2015 - 12:10am
October 17, 2015
Daring deer pays visit to Otter Tail County woman's home
An Otter Tail County homeowner has quite the home invasion story to tell her grandkids. Thanks to her iPad, she has the proof. It wasn't a...
October 17, 2015 - 8:15am
Nelsons sell Barrel O' Fun to Ohio company
An Ohio company is buying one of northwest Minnesota's most popular food manufacturers - Barrel O' Fun - in Perham. Shearer's Snacks, a manufacturer...
October 17, 2015 - 12:10am
October 11, 2015
Sgt. Jesse Grabow returns to Public Information Officer role after speeding violation
Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow has returned to his role as Public Information Officer beginning today. Sgt. Grabow was removed from...
October 11, 2015 - 12:10am
Speed limit to increase on Highway 10 near Wadena
About 340 miles of highways in northern and western Minnesota will get higher speed limits in the next few weeks, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The two-lane highways, currently posted at 55 miles per hour, will increase to 60. Three highways in west...
October 11, 2015 - 12:08am
October 9, 2015
Richter pumpkin patch a fun stop for area children
The pumpkin patch at Larry and Ruth Richter's farm has hit a milestone this year. "We started this 30 years ago," Ruth said. The first...
October 9, 2015 - 12:08am
October 7, 2015
Wadena 4H sends five to district horse show
The district horse show was held Sept. 12 in Breckenridge. In order to be invited to this show, the exhibitor must have won a blue ribbon at their county show. The exhibitor can only show in the classes that they received a blue ribbon in. Five girls from Wadena County went to Districts:...
October 7, 2015 - 12:08am
October 4, 2015
City of Menahga faces financial dilemma
Menahga Mayor Patrick Foss recalled when the city council set a high levy several years ago. "This year's levy won't be any sweeter," he said. The council set its preliminary payable 2016 levy at $489,035. The 2015 final levy was $414,306. The proposed general fund levy remains...
October 4, 2015 - 8:15am