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Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Courts - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
Quincer graduates from UND
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
Are you prepared for a new school year?
Your letters - Sept. 8 edition
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
August 4, 2015
Your letters - July 30 edition
Social Security Administration celebrating 80 years Social Security has provided critical financial help to people of all ages for the last 80 years, and despite our age, we're far from retiring. As the Social Security program celebrates its historic birthday this August, we're...
August 4, 2015 - 12:08am
July 27, 2015
Your letters - July 23 edition
America on a downward path America seems to be on a downward path. The insane left seems to have won. Economically; the country is going bankrupt and spending money it doesn't have at lightning speed. Morally, our country has allowed Hollywood to continue to push their rot and...
July 27, 2015 - 12:10am
July 15, 2015
Your letters - July 9 edition
Birds of a feather flock together Cuba is only 90 miles away. "We are neighbors. Now we can be friends." Barack Hussein Obama. What's next? Russia is only a few miles away from Alaska. Now we can be friends with them? How many Americans know that Castro believes Barack's...
July 15, 2015 - 8:15am
July 8, 2015
Your letters - July 2 edition
June Jubilee three days of fun Another big shout out for Wadena's June Jubilee celebration. Our grandchildren look forward to coming to Wadena for this annual event and they weren't disappointed! We participated in three days worth of fun activities. A big thank you to all the...
July 8, 2015 - 12:10am
June 23, 2015
Your letters - June 18 edition
Obama, no cash, no hope It's just like the saying goes - 25 years ago, we had Ronald Reagan, Johnny Cash and Bob Hope. Now we have Obama, no cash and no hope. Marilyn Swanson Wadena
June 23, 2015 - 12:10am
June 10, 2015
Your letters - June 4 edition
What's next for our nation? They ban the 10 commandments. They ban prayer in school. They legalized abortion. They gave gay rights. They legalized gay marriages. Now will they want our guns? Yes. Then will they ban prayer in church? This country was founded...
June 10, 2015 - 12:10am
June 3, 2015
Your letters - May 28 edition
Thanks for the help Many thanks to the young people who came and raked our yard and spread mulch on my flower gardens. Our community is fortunate to have such caring and helpful young people. Thank you again for the second year in a row. Pat and Nick Schmitz, Wadena ...
June 3, 2015 - 12:10am
May 27, 2015
Your letters - May 21 edition
Will there be anyone left to speak? There is a clarion call for those who will not say "go" but will say "Here, let me go" or "I will go"! No more words are needed, only action. It is time to rise up and take our place as "history makers." For too long we have been silent and allowed...
May 27, 2015 - 12:10am
May 18, 2015
Your letters - May 14 edition
Senator Anderson started 'Adopt A Highway' program A point of interest regarding the article last week about the "Adopt A Highway" program in Minnesota. Do you know whose idea this was? Wadena's local Senator Don Anderson in the 1980's when he served on the Transportation Committee....
May 18, 2015 - 12:08am
May 11, 2015
Your letters - May 7 edition
Thank you for excellent city service I once read, "never overlook an opportunity to say thank you." I also remember reading,"one of our most underused expressions may be, "I appreciate." Last week someone dumped several quarts of engine oil in the alley gutter behind the Bistro....
May 11, 2015 - 12:10am
April 15, 2015
Your letters - April 9 edition
Thank you for your mentorship We want to thank the excellent family physicians and their colleagues in Wadena who have graciously and effectively served as teachers for medical students from the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth campus over the past year. Dr. Heidi...
April 15, 2015 - 12:08am
March 30, 2015
Your letters - March 26 edition
Put up 'No Parking' signs please I work at the Wadena County DAC located in Sebeka. We have bus routes that run in Wadena and on occasion we are called to fill in as a substitute bus aide or driver and need to meet the bus at a particular location. On March 4, one of my co-workers...
March 30, 2015 - 12:08am
March 24, 2015
Your letters - March 19 edition
Christian nation should be taking in Christian refugees Christians are being beheaded, crucified, and stoned to death in Syria, Iraq and Africa. This is something that has been going on for years. The only reason we are hearing about it now is because ISIS is bringing it into the...
March 24, 2015 - 12:10am
March 16, 2015
Your letters - March 12 edition
Dogs don't deserve to be mistreated When I saw the title of Matt Cory's Feb. 28 article, my attention was caught and my heart was engaged. The title is "Puppy found in burning dumpster being cared for at Twin Cities clinic," and the story is heart wrenching. I think we can all...
March 16, 2015 - 12:10am
March 2, 2015
Your letters - Feb. 26 edition
Wadena County is doomed According to the Feb. 15 issue of the Brainerd Dispatch Wadena County is the epicenter for global warming. According to Renee Richardson associate editor of the Brainerd Dispatch. She doesn't use the words epicenter. She says highest ranking in (composite...
March 2, 2015 - 12:08am