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School taxes to drop $156,000 in 2019
Check out career options at MState's Wadena program showcase
No clown costumes allowed at WDC Schools
Woman transported to hospital after rollover crash on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
The Reverend Lloyd C. Kallevig
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
Regina M. Klimek
Patricia "Pat" Freeman
Julia "Judy" Curtis
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Fear Factory Haunted House offers thrills, chills
Birth announcements - Oct. 13 edition
Church briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Menahga author pens devotional 'On the Side of Truth'
Birth announcements - Oct. 6 edition
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
Do you need a pilot car for farm equipment?
Baby's love of Tupperware keeps dad on the run
Wadena County Veterans Services hosts flu shot clinic for local veterans
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
October 19, 2016
MN police shootings prompt Dayton to launch council to improve law enforcement-community relations
The shooting deaths of two young black men at the hands of Twin Cities police officers has prompted Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to establish a...
October 19, 2016 - 9:57am
October 17, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Obama promotes his rural agenda
Many rural Americans, who are heavily Republican, are not happy with how President Barack Obama has dealt with their issues as he nears the end of eight years in office. The Democratic president says he has done well. "I've spent most of my life living in big cities," Obama recently...
October 17, 2016 - 12:08am
October 9, 2016
Drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer in Minnesota
Minnesota drivers are slightly more likely to hit a deer on state roadways this year compared to last year. That's the report from State Farm...
October 9, 2016 - 12:08am
October 3, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota Capitol not alone in renovation work
A recent drive through Cheyenne, Wyo., included a familiar scene to a Minnesota Capitol insider: a Capitol building undergoing renovation. At...
October 3, 2016 - 12:10am
October 2, 2016
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
Minnesotans must be eager to vote in the Nov. 8 election. Nearly 47,000 registered to vote online last week, with about 27,000 on Friday, Sept. 23, alone, smashing the one-day record of 7,602. The big interest in registering, as well as early voting, bodes well for high voter turnout...
October 2, 2016 - 12:10am
September 21, 2016
Officials haven't found link found between stabbing suspect and terrorist group
No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed 10 people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night, Sept. 17. St. Cloud Police...
September 21, 2016 - 8:52am
September 16, 2016
Suicide deaths increased in 2015 across state
State officials released the most recent suicide data last week and are highlighting opportunities for prevention, including raising awareness of suicide warning signs and the fact that mental illness is treatable. In 2015 there were 726 suicide deaths reported in Minnesota, up from...
September 16, 2016 - 12:08am
September 12, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Dayton looks at special session again
Minnesotans, those who care about such things at least, figured special legislative session talk was dead. They could be wrong. Gov. Mark Dayton...
September 12, 2016 - 12:08am
September 11, 2016
Enbridge suspends pursuit of Sandpiper Pipeline approval
Enbridge announced last week it plans to suspend the Sandpiper Pipeline, citing changes in market conditions and Minnesota regulatory delays that prompted customers to invest in a different pipeline. Enbridge Energy Partners will withdraw applications pending with the Minnesota Public...
September 11, 2016 - 12:10am
"Heartbroken' Paynesville area residents glad there's an answer in Wetterling case
At times Monday afternoon, the road alongside a well-grazed pasture near Paynesville was quiet. But most times a slow stream of vehicles moved...
September 11, 2016 - 12:08am
September 9, 2016
Aging voting machines a concern as election draws near
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon made stops in Wadena, Park Rapids and other towns last week to talk with election coordinators about...
September 9, 2016 - 12:08am
September 6, 2016
Danny Heinrich admits to abduction, killing of Jacob Wetterling
MINNEAPOLIS -- Danny Heinrich, the man who led authorities to the remains of Jacob Wetterling, admitted in U.S. District Court Tuesday that he abducted and killed the 11-year-old boy some 27 years ago, according to The Associated Press. Heinrich was asked to describe during the court...
September 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
September 4, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Trump last to make Minnesota ballot
Some headlines and social media posts made it sound like Donald Trump's name might not be on the Minnesota ballot on Nov. 8. That remains a possibility,...
September 4, 2016 - 12:10am
August 29, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Dayton says clean water tops light rail politics
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he plans to campaign for clean water in coming months instead of against Republicans he blamed for torpedoing a special legislative session over a southwestern Twin Cities light rail proposal. The Democratic governor has been very strong in his statements...
August 29, 2016 - 12:10am
No tax cuts. No construction work. No special session.
Farmers can forget about tax breaks to lighten their burden in funding new schools. Drivers on some of Minnesota's most dangerous highways will...
August 29, 2016 - 12:10am