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Five Wings Arts Council offers grant info, writing workshops
Living history: Wadena Walmart opens Monday
Stay warm this winter - state heating funds available
WDC students have lunch with law enforcement
Weekly crime report - Jan. 19 edition
Saturday Scorecard 1/21
Saturday Scorecard 1/20
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
Thursday Scorecard 1/19
Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
Martha "Marty" J. Kohlmeyer
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Staples Area Women's Chorus presents 'Her Voice, Her Song'
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
Clergy view: Great is thy faithfulness
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
State manufacturers optimistic about 2017 economy
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
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
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
December 5, 2016
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Question: What is the difference between careless or reckless driving? What about "exhibition driving?" Answer: In general, the difference between reckless and careless is that "reckless" is generally "intentional" or the driver "should know" that the driving behavior could injure...
December 5, 2016 - 12:10am
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Here's good news regarding the "battle of the bulge." Minnesota's obesity rates for young children enrolled in the Women, Infants and Children program are the eighth lowest in the nation. The percentage of children ages 2 to 4 from low-income families participating in the WIC program...
December 5, 2016 - 12:08am
December 4, 2016
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
A service member's military retired pay can be a valuable asset in a divorce, legal separation or dissolution of marriage. In 1982 Congress passed the Uniformed Services Former Spouse Protection Act, which allows state courts to treat disposable retired pay either as property solely...
December 4, 2016 - 12:10am
November 28, 2016
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Outside, up out of our driveway next to the gravel county road, a couple pyramids of hay bales are stacked up nice and neat, waiting to be unrolled...
November 28, 2016 - 8:15am
Vehicles broke down alongside the road
Question: I was wondering what the State Patrol uses to write on windows of vehicles when they are broke down alongside the road? It is usually...
November 28, 2016 - 12:10am
November 27, 2016
Veterans who need routine audiology and optometry appointments will soon be able to directly schedule
Veterans receiving care at Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) Medical Centers will now be able to schedule routine ear and eye appointments at local VA audiology and optometry clinics without a primary care referral a move that eliminates multiple steps and gets veterans into appointments...
November 27, 2016 - 12:10am
November 26, 2016
Time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
Casey Jo was a high school swimming champ and freshman at North Dakota State University when she was diagnosed with Crohn's Disease, an incurable inflammatory bowel disease. Crohn's is a painful, debilitating disease, and Casey Jo was faced with several surgeries and extended treatment....
November 26, 2016 - 12:10am
November 23, 2016
Your letters - Nov. 17 edition
Enjoy the stolen Trump signs It seems to be some want to be Republicans out there. Either that or someone is wall papering their house with Trump signs. The person or persons that stole four Trump signs from the corner of County road 9 and 23, if you go to the Republican office in...
November 23, 2016 - 8:15am
November 21, 2016
Resources available for TRICARE beneficiaries with special needs
TRICARE beneficiaries with special needs or a serious illness or injury have several resources available for help. Your care is best coordinated through your regional contractor. TRICARE rules require that if the care you need is available at a military hospital or clinic near you,...
November 21, 2016 - 12:08am
Are passenger side rear windows required?
Question: Do I need to have a mirror on the outside passenger side of the door on my pickup truck? It has one on the driver's side and a rear view on the windshield.
November 21, 2016 - 12:08am
November 18, 2016
The hard part begins after the election
For many residents, Nov. 8 couldn't have arrived soon enough. It's been a long, contentious campaign with a level of nastiness — especially in the presidential race — that many residents told us they've never experienced before. Some residents remarked that for the first...
November 18, 2016 - 12:10am
November 16, 2016
Your letters - Nov. 10 edition
Thanks for supporting Wadena County Humane Society The Wadena County Humane Society annual Chili Feed Fundraiser was a great success thanks to all who attended this worthwhile function. Thanks also to those who gave of their time, space and energy to promote this event and those who...
November 16, 2016 - 12:08am
November 13, 2016
Can a child ride in a sidecar?
Question: What is the law in regards to age for a child to ride in a sidecar of a motorcycle? Thanks. Answer: There is nothing in statute that...
November 13, 2016 - 12:10am
November 12, 2016
Restaurants offer discounts for Veterans Day
The following is a list of Veterans Day discounts on restaurants for 2016. Keep in mind that most businesses require proof of military service, which can include a VA Universal Access Card, Military I.D., DD-214 (Discharge Papers), Veterans Service Organization Card (VSO's include...
November 12, 2016 - 12:10am
November 11, 2016
Voting reform could solve 2016's woes
Maybe it's time for voting reforms that could boost Americans' satisfaction with the system. And maybe this week is the perfect time to start thinking about them. Slate.com has one idea, and it's a reform that has been talked about in North Dakota before. It's called approval voting....
November 11, 2016 - 12:10am