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New M State programs target business needs
Buddy Bench designed to help students advocate for themselves
Hee-haw! Donkey basketball makes for fun evening at WDC School
Wadena opens Christmas season with Nativity lighting
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Three Wolverines place in top four at Kaatz Memorial
Wolves overcome Wolverines 4-2
Ross, Wolverines topple Thunder 76-60
Tigers stop Blue Devils 3-0
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Diana Lynn Aker
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Betsy Nelson to discuss 'Tasting Minnesota' at second Book Ends event
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
October 27, 2014
Hunter walking trails in our area
Wadena area hunters don't have to go far to find public land teeming with grouse. While hunting small game is allowed at all 15 of the county's...
October 27, 2014 - 12:00am
October 25, 2014
Walking trails pave the way for bird hunters
TOGO, Minn. — Clyde, a handsome English setter, loped through a stand of young aspen. He was all business. The bell on his collar jingled....
October 25, 2014 - 12:00am
October 12, 2014
Getting water to crops when they're thirstiest pays off
Wade Salo trudged through a muddy soybean field one day last month, mosquitoes attacking his face and neck, carrying a soil sampler that resembled...
October 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 26, 2014
Applications open for Conservation Partners grants
Groups that want to restore, protect or enhance public land can apply for Conservation Partners Legacy (CPL) grants that help pay for work on Minnesota prairies, forests, wetlands, or on habitat for fish and wildlife. Nonprofit organizations and government entities are eligible...
August 26, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2014
Breeding duck numbers down, wetland numbers up
Along with another unusual spring and late ice-out, Minnesota's breeding mallard population counts are down slightly from last year while other species saw higher declines, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of Natural Resources spring waterfowl surveys. This...
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 19, 2014
May is Lyme Awareness Month
Spring is finally here! After a long and cold winter, Minnesotans are anxious to spend more time in the outdoors. Central Minnesota Lyme Awareness (CMLA) group reminds everyone that deer ticks, which transmit Lyme disease and other co-infections, become more active when temperatures...
May 19, 2014 - 12:00am
April 27, 2014
Spring waterfowl migration at its peak
The first clues of what Minnesota's 2014 waterfowl hunting season may be like are now showing up on ponds and lakes across the state's west-central...
April 27, 2014 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
An 88-ton load
Gigantic, cylindrical oversized loads rolling through both lanes of Jefferson Street and turning onto Colfax Ave. have piqued the curiosity of...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2012
Two wildlife management areas to expand in state
When two upcoming DNR land purchases are completed, Wadena County will see the expansion of two state wildlife management areas in its northern third. At their Aug. 7 board meeting, Wadena County Commissioners approved two sales of private land to the DNR that could please hunters...
August 11, 2012 - 1:59pm
DNR gives heads-up to state deer hunters
August may be too early for most people to think whitetails, but not when there is a lottery season in the mix. The Department of Natural Resources...
August 11, 2012 - 10:51am
August 4, 2012
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 22
The Sept. 22 date set for Minnesota waterfowl opener will be the earliest in the last 45 years. The DNR split the state into two hunting zones...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Sandhill cranes proving to be a headache
It is nothing new for Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Tricia Plautz to get a depredation call from an irate landowner, and...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
State's first regulated wolf season now a go
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resource (DNR) has finalized rules for Minnesota's first regulated wolf hunting and trapping season this fall and winter. There are several changes to what the DNR originally proposed in May as a result of input received since the proposal was announced. "We...
July 16, 2012 - 5:03am
Waterfowl numbers good but nesting ducks got a late start
What do you do when it looks like your duck population is dropping but your Canada goose population is growing? That is what the Minnesota Department...
July 16, 2012 - 5:03am
Recycling on the rise in Wadena County
Recycling in Wadena County has increased dramatically in the last few years, although occasionally people abuse the service. Tammy Ehrmantraut,...
July 16, 2012 - 3:05am