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U.S. legislators announce safety improvements at Wadena airport
Cruel words - and rocks - thrown at local legislative candidates
Missing Staples man located over weekend
Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Finck wins 14th club championship at Whitetail Run
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan Gertrude Wagner
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
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
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
February 25, 2015
Your letters - Feb. 19 edition
Grandson is TCHC poster child We are very happy to see one of our grandsons, Shane Taylor Timm, is the poster baby for Tri-County Health Care. From the digital media, newspaper, various print media, billboards and the huge hanging billboard in front of the Wesley Campus, he sure...
February 25, 2015 - 8:15am
February 17, 2015
Your letters - Feb. 12 edition
Death is everywhere, everywhere is death In the jungles of Africa, in Iran, Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Afghanistan, Yemen, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Libya, France and our dear U.S.A. On the streets At the workplace Policemen A whole family at the hands of a father In...
February 17, 2015 - 12:10am
February 9, 2015
Your letters - Feb. 5 edition
Thanks for the welcome, Wadena There is tremendous power in working together to create change in our communities. Recently, LSS Lakes Area Youth Services came together with the Wadena community to offer an Independent Living Skills class to youth experiencing homelessness. The...
February 9, 2015 - 12:10am