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Living history: Taste of Wadena includes special treats
Level 3 offender sought by Minnesota Department of Corrections
State gains 4,400 jobs in June
Their own 'little kingdom'
News briefs - July 20 edition
Wadena-DC Junior Babe Ruth captures state title
Wadena-DC Babe Ruth advances to State Tournament
Shockers set for Region 14C playoffs
Wadena-DC knocked off by Paynesville
Phillips' RBI single in the 12th lifts W-DC
Delores "Dee" Lugert
OB-GYN Beth Helgerson joins Tri-County Health Care
David Paulson Agency in Wadena joins North Risk Partners
Tri-County Health Care inWadena earns ACR accreditation
TCHC Foundation awards Marquardt-Prindle Scholarship
Weaver entertained full house at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - July 20 edition
Entertainment briefs - July 13 edition
Events happening at Sebeka Community Education
Friends of the Library golf fundraiser set for Aug. 18
The College of St. Scholastica holds spring 2017 commencement
Area students make dean's list at Bemidji State
Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry
We can celebrate freedom in Christ every day
Clergy view: True change happens within
Your letters - July 20 edition
Can you be charged for window tint for vehicle purchased at dealer?
VA veterans identification card issued with VA benefits enrollment
Your letters - July 13 edition
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
July 22, 2017
A helping hand: Wadena electrical workers lend assistance to DL after storm
The rocking violence of a summer storm may be a wakeup call from Mother Nature for some, but for Wadena's Dave Evans and his staff, it's also a call to action. "It's time to get to work," Evans said. The head of Wadena's Electric Department assigned three of his men to help the City...
July 22, 2017 - 10:18am
July 8, 2017
Lions club hosts dinner for baseball tournament
Last weekend the 6th annual Highway 10 baseball tournament was held at the Perham and New York Mills fields. This tournament is in connection...
July 8, 2017 - 8:15am
July 7, 2017
Crops are growing but prices still low for local farmers
The growing season is under way in north central Minnesota, but while corn plants are reaching for the sky, prices are still flat. Leaf River...
July 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 5, 2017
Fish houses painted, raffled and auctioned at 4th Annual Fish House Festival
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is hosting its 4th annual Fish House Festival on Friday, July 7 with art, food and fun activities throughout the day, culminating in a raffle and live auction at 6:30 p.m.
July 5, 2017 - 5:22pm
Minn. man sentenced to 52 years for murder, kidnapping, sexual assault
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man who kidnapped and raped a 5-year-old girl after killing the child's babysitter was sentenced to 52 years in...
July 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 26, 2017
Lewis Wins 25th annual Great American Think-Off
On June 10 in New York Mills, four armchair philosophers faced off in the Great Debate portion of the Great American Think-Off philosophy competition held by the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center. Over 250 attendees voted in three elimination rounds to choose Pamela Lewis of...
June 26, 2017 - 5:53pm
June 24, 2017
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Wadena County is agreeable to accommodating private landowners along county highways where herbicide control of roadside brush and noxious weeds has been carried out. The Wadena County Highway Department is requesting those objecting to roadside spraying fill out an exemption form...
June 24, 2017 - 9:55am
June 12, 2017
Authorities identify body of missing boater
A missing boater whose body was found in Nokay Lake has been identified as 54-year-old Raymond Achman of Brainerd. The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s office released the name about 1 p.m. Saturday, June 10. The Crow Wing County Dive Team located Achman’s body using side scan sonar...
June 12, 2017 - 7:12am
June 11, 2017
Two 34-year-olds who died in ATV crash in northwest Minnesota identified
MENTOR, Minn.—The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified two people killed in an ATV accident Saturday night near Mentor, Minn. Noel William Schmieg, Mentor, and Crystal Rose Scott, Crookston, were pronounced dead at the scene after hitting an approach and being thrown...
June 11, 2017 - 10:18am
June 2, 2017
Semi plows into Orton Township home
A semi truck crashed into a home early Friday morning in Orton Township, four miles east of Nimrod in Wadena County. At 1:11 a.m. the Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence owned by Beatrice and Clark Meech, located in Section 36, after a semi-tractor and trailer...
June 2, 2017 - 7:11am
May 27, 2017
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrate 25 years of success
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrated 25 years of success at Thumper Pond in Ottertail on Thursday, April 20. A crowd came to promote and support programs that enable shooting sports-related programs to develop, expand, and enhance their educational curricula to deliver...
May 27, 2017 - 9:10am
May 26, 2017
Mother Nature meets Monet
Darvin Peterson has a bit more to wrestle in the spring than most people. Luckily, he has a partner. On top of all the grass he has to keep mowed...
May 26, 2017 - 3:32pm
May 15, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union hosts bi-annual women's conference
Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) is hosting its biannual Women's Leadership Conference Saturday, June 3, at the Franciscan Convent in Little Falls. Fourteen percent of family farms have women as the principal operator and 29 percent of businesses are owned by women. These numbers are...
May 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
Three more cases of measles reported in Brainerd
Three new cases of measles were confirmed in Crow Wing County, bringing the total of confirmed cases in the north-central Minnesota county to four - although all appear to be from the same household. The Minnesota Department of Health said Friday the cases are linked to the original...
May 15, 2017 - 8:24am
May 5, 2017
Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to northern Minnesota county
BRAINERD, Minn. --The unvaccinated child in Crow Wing County with measles is a student at a local Catholic school, a letter to parents from the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday. "This letter is to inform you that measles has been diagnosed in a child who attends St. Francis...
May 5, 2017 - 8:21am