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Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing Watkins' 5-year-old
Living history: Wadena County population shrinks
Property Transfers, Marriages - Aug. 18 edition
Wadena County wanted - Aug. 18 edition
Courts - Aug. 19 edition
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
Wolverines have veteran talent in tennis ranks
Senior baseball state tournament coming to area
Does the NFL really need pre-season games?
Riewer fans 18 but Blazers fall in state tournament bid
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
Leonard Lowers, Sr.
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Madhatters to perform 'Twelve Angry Men' this weekend
Bluffton Hometown Days kicks off Thursday night
Old Wadena Rendezvous folklife festival returns this weekend
Country singer to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
It's here: The coming workforce squeeze
Your letters - Aug. 11 edition
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
September 8, 2014
Your letters - Sept. 4 edition
Walmart removing coffee area is shameful While taking a Walmart customer to the store on Aug. 15 and witnessing the dismantling of the little coffee area it hit me like a death in the family. No more did I see the happy faces with the people reading newspapers and visiting. It...
September 8, 2014 - 12:00am
September 1, 2014
Your letters - Aug. 28 edition
Dumping kittens is reprehensible On or about Aug. 20, a car dumped seven-week-old kittens off in a ditch in Wadena County. I cannot figure out what would possess a person to dump kittens out into a ditch, or anywhere. Did this person really think seven-week-old kittens, or puppies,...
September 1, 2014 - 12:00am
August 9, 2014
Your letters - Aug. 7 edition
Ellison supports immigrant children About the crisis on the Texas border with little children. It's easy to see who the real leader in Minnesota is. Rep. Keith Ellison, DFL 5th District, is the only one really supporting the children and he is doing a great job. HHH would be proud. Where...
August 9, 2014 - 12:00am
August 4, 2014
Your letters - July 31 edition
Border dispute solution an easy one Couldn't the border dispute be solved by giving Mexico part of Texas and Arizona, just as these two-bit liberal politicians expect of the nation of Israel? Victor Kern Wadena, Minn. Koehler right choice for district judge Ken Koehler...
August 4, 2014 - 12:00am
July 30, 2014
Your Letters - July 24 edition
America, do you think you stand a prayer? America, do you find yourself in a mass of internal and external troubles? What about your borders and beyond? Will the cry of "God bless America" take fruition while at the same time blessing by vote the acts and legislation that rebel...
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
July 7, 2014
Your letters - July 3 edition
June Jubilee a huge success We'd like to express our appreciation to all the individuals and businesses who made the June Jubilee weekend in Wadena so much fun for our family. Two of my grandchildren and I enjoyed the all of the historic carnival events at the Historical Center,...
July 7, 2014 - 12:00am
June 28, 2014
Your letters - June 26 edition
Wadena needs new Humane Society Wadena is getting a nice, new wellness center for people. Why not a nice, new humane society center for animals? A place out in the country with long kennels so they can run like the wind and joyfully bark all they want? Elaine Byman Wadena,...
June 28, 2014 - 12:00am
June 23, 2014
Wadena kennel ordinance ridiculous
It has been weeks now since the city council ‘approved’ their ridiculous ordinances. One doesn’t have to be a rocket scientist to know that dogs bark. That’s what they do to communicate. If you’re going to buy property, rent or move to someplace, you don’t don’t move...
June 23, 2014 - 7:46am
June 16, 2014
Your letters - June 12 edition
Day of Caring students deserve thanks The students and advisors at the WDC Schools deserve a huge thank you for all the hard work they put in on their Day of Caring. I personally experienced the joy of having them work for me and have heard nothing but wonderful compliments about...
June 16, 2014 - 12:00am
June 10, 2014
Wadena's dog ordinance: One family's perspective
Just over 10 years ago, my husband and I decided it was time to move from southern Illinois back to our home state of Minnesota. We felt that a central MN location would best facilitate the needs of the small business venture on which we were about to embark, and we wanted to be...
June 10, 2014 - 4:45pm
June 1, 2014
Your Letters - May 29 edition
Sandpiper pipeline a bad idea Because the Sandpiper pipeline is literally in my backyard I feel driven to write a letter to the editor. The proposed line basically crosses the wetlands of Upper Twin Lakes in Hubbard County and continues east, north of the Wadena County line. As...
June 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 23, 2014
Your letters - May 22 edition
Banquet and hide sales money well-spent Many people wonder how we spent our money from the banquet and hide sales. • We spent $1,600 to install the NASP program in the WDC school, along with DNR and federal matching funds. • We donated $1,500 to the high school trap shooting...
May 23, 2014 - 12:00am
May 19, 2014
Your letters - May 15 edition
Menahga teachers have positive impact with literacy efforts I'd like to take a moment to celebrate the excellent efforts of our teachers in Menahga. As literacy tutor with the Minnesota Reading Corps for Menahga Elementary I see firsthand the great work they are doing to shape...
May 19, 2014 - 12:00am
May 16, 2014
The Uptown owner thanks community
To the city of Wadena and surrounding communities: JD Formanek and Co. Inc (Jim and Traci Formanek) have sold The Uptown to new owners Adam and Kyle Hagen. Collectively we are very excited for the next chapter in The Uptown's over 40 year history. The final paperwork will be...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Your Letters - May 8 edition
Watch the ripples spread My name is Bonnie Kingsley and I am a volunteer. With that statement you might wonder if I am attending group therapy to receive support for an out of control addiction. That is not quite the case, even though sometimes I do feel a bit challenged trying...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am