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Clarification: Students won't make up snow day
Going on tour: Sebeka teen embarking on seven-nation European trip with clarinet
Police Scanner - March 15 Edition
Weekly crime report - March 15 edition
Cultural Center calls for essays for the Great American Think-off
WDC indoor track closed to public until further notice
Wolverines topped in double overtime
Justin Morneau is Tri-County Health Care's Men's Night Out keynote speaker
Trojans hand Wolverines 60-36 playoff loss
Erkenbrack defeated in opening match
Paul Richard Montan
Brian B. Eide
Tri-County, Lakewood staff take the plunge for Special Olympics Minnesota
New provider joins TCHC Wadena Clinic behavioral health
Fair Oaks Lodge coming under new management
Wadena County Public Health holds maternal and child health multiclinic
United Way announces new board leadership
Kind leads interactive show at First Congregational March 12
Wadena Area Concert Band performs March 18
Wadena Library to feature 'Minnesota's Wild and Woolly Prohibition Days'
Jan Smith as Amelia Bloomers at Wadena County Museum March 15
Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Wadena County Historical Society April 19
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
Quam column: An open letter to the kids who walked out of school Wednesday
Letter: It's good to see God back in America again
Letter: Fight to save Kirkbride important
Veterans: VA unveils claims submission option that promises to complete claims within 30 days
Ask A Trooper: Can active military personnel drive with expired licenses?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Alivya Lou Ann Greer
December 5, 2017
How to obtain a cold war recognition certificate
If you served honorably on active duty, the Guard, Reserve, or as a DOD federal employee from Sept. 2, 1945 to Dec. 26, 1991, you are authorized the Cold War Recognition Certificate [as per section 1084 of the Fiscal Year 1998 National Defense Authorization Act]. There is the only...
December 5, 2017 - 3:32pm
December 4, 2017
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Question: Can a person legally drive with a neck brace on in Minnesota? It would limit the ability to turn your head side to side or up or down. I'm trying to get facts before I let my family member drive. Answer: A person would not be able to legally drive if temporarily wearing...
December 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 26, 2017
Can kids wear bike helmets in ATVs?
Question: Can my child use a bicycle helmet when he is a passenger in my side by side ATV? Answer: In Minnesota, any class 1 or 2 ATV operator or passengers under the age of 18 must wear an approved helmet when riding on public lands or waters, or a public road right-of-way. They...
November 26, 2017 - 12:58pm
November 15, 2017
Wi-Fi scam beware free connection offer
If you are travelling and taking advantage of free Wi-Fi hotspots, double check before connecting your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Scammers use fake Wi-Fi hotspots to steal personal information and/or gain access to your device. How the scam works • You are at a coffee shop, airport,...
November 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
Tax cuts, winners and losers The Republican tax plan has been reported. People are analyzing the plan. The following analysis comes from Heather Long from the Washington Post. First, she comments on the big winners. Big corporations would be the biggest beneficiaries. The bill would...
November 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 13, 2017
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
Question: Can you talk about the law that covers a driver ability to watch a movie, video or broadcast on a cellphone, tablet or computer while driving? What if the passenger is in possession of the device? Answer: There is a law in Minnesota that says that a television screen shall...
November 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
November 8, 2017
VA Selects Providers for Dental Insurance Program
Note: St Cloud VA is getting several reports of people claiming to be Health Net representatives calling veterans at home and offering to conduct all of their health care in the community. "Just give me your social security number and we will schedule all of your care through Choice."...
November 8, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 7, 2017
Your letters - Nov. 2 edition
Thank you to all participants A big thank you to all who participated in some way during our annual chili feed fundraiser. Special thanks to those attending the chili feed and silent auction, volunteers who worked the event, donors of food supplies and silent auction items, businesses...
November 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
November 5, 2017
Left turns and intersection etiquette
Question: When I learned to drive 50 years ago, my Driver's Ed teacher instructed me to pull into the intersection on a green light, even when there was oncoming traffic, to attempt to make a left turn. I still practice this, green arrows or not. I actually asked a driver's test person...
November 5, 2017 - 8:15am
October 30, 2017
Is the First Amendment disgusting?
"It is frankly disgusting the press is able to write whatever they want to write and people should look into it." Those words were not spoken by a dictator of a foreign nation. They were spoken by the president of the United States. Donald Trump made the statement recently in the...
October 30, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 29, 2017
Questions regarding handicapped parking
Question: Both my daughter and I have a disability. I have the handicap license plates on my car and she only has a placard. When she drives my car, does she have to use her placard to park? Answer: The registered license plates are designed for you to be able to park that vehicle...
October 29, 2017 - 10:59am
What is a Veteran Identification Card (VIC) and how do I get one?
What is a Veterans Identification Card or Proof of Service Card and how do you get one?
October 29, 2017 - 8:15am
October 24, 2017
VA home loan appraisal system under pressure
Many appraisers are reluctant to work with Veterans Affairs as pressure mounts due to regulatory burdens, according to the National Association of Realtors' 2016 Veterans and Active Military Home Buyers and Sellers Profile. Michelle Bradley, a state-certified general real property...
October 24, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 23, 2017
Must drivers use turn signals in roundabouts?
Question: Are drivers required to use turn signals when entering or exiting a roundabout? With a newly constructed roundabout very recently opened in town, I have not once observed a turn signal used. What is the law? Answer: This is a great question as we are seeing more roundabouts...
October 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 18, 2017
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Question: I know that Minnesota has made a lot of progress for traffic safety and less people are dying on our roads but what are other states doing? Answer: For the first time in nearly a decade, preliminary data from the National Safety Council estimates that as many as 40,000 people...
October 18, 2017 - 4:40pm