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Community supports Youngbauer
'Benchmark' may be on the way for WDC elementary students
M State Veterans Resources Coordinator takes on statewide position
House passes first part of child abuse law changes
Shooting incident between father and son investigated in rural Perham
Wright wins first match in Class A state tournament
Raiders stage second half rally to topple Wolverines 59-52
Rutten's 29 lifts Perham over Wadena-Deer Creek
Five area matmen advancing to Xcel Energy Center
Wolverines to face Hawley in South Sub-Section 8AA quarterfinals
Lucas James Pearson
Reuter Dental gives kids free dental care as part of statewide initiative
M State showcases Wadena trade and technology programs
Keith Leiran receives AFLIC honors from American Family Insurance
The top of its class
Rick Wolf, LPN, creates new Mohs surgery instrument
A step back in time...
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 19 edition
Firth, Jackson surprise in "Kingsman: The Secret Service"
WDC graduate published first novel
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 12 edition
Birth announcements - Feb. 19 edition
Jesus wants us to accept his forgiveness
What is the history of Lent?
Local student graduates from St. Cloud State
Time to fight back on privacy
Your letters - Feb. 19 edition
Can mobile businesses set up at rest stops?
What do the coins on gravestones mean?
Clean Minnesota lakes well worth the investment
DNR conservation officers seize 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
February 5, 2012
LTRC setting up spring projects
The Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery Committee (LTRC) is looking forward to continuing recovery with more work and tying up loose ends in the spring. "We're continuing our work. We have projects and volunteers coming for this spring, provided the funding holds out that long,"...
February 5, 2012 - 4:23pm
January 31, 2012
10 Ways to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient Without Spending a Dime
A common perception of "going green" is that it requires a big investment: either you have to spend a lot of money on something like an energy efficient HVAC system and expensive CFLs for your whole house, or you have to invest a lot of time researching product ingredient lists and...
January 31, 2012 - 11:07am
Sleep, Computer, Sleep.
Consider the following: A standard-issue PC and monitor left on all the time (a not-uncommon situation) consume 1,109 kilowatt-hours a year,...
January 31, 2012 - 11:07am
January 22, 2012
Community Education offers array of upcoming classes in coming weeks
Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton Community Education is offering a variety of classes in the next few weeks. Here's a rundown of those classes: Beginning German Whether you are brushing up on your German, or want to learn, this 8-week beginning German class will cover a basic conversational...
education / environment
January 22, 2012 - 12:55pm
Park Rapids Community Ed to host Expo
Park Rapids Community Education will be hosting an Energy & Wellness Expo. At this event, you will be able to visit with exhibitors, attend presentations, receive free promotional items from exhibitors, plus learn about renewable energy, the environment, our health and how they all...
January 22, 2012 - 12:46pm
January 16, 2012
Recycled manure solids for cow bedding can succeed with proper management
Stall bedding materials for cows have become increasingly expensive and difficult to find. This situation has prompted many dairy producers to search for more feasible alternatives, such as sand and recycled manure solids. Although sand can be considered the ideal bedding source...
January 16, 2012 - 2:09pm
January 10, 2012
PJ Penny Pincher Bargain: Household Appliance
$599 Home Appliance Certificate for Miller True Value, located at 205 Warner Rd NE, Staples. Your price: $349.00 Home appliance is a Crosley 3.2 cu. ft. Front Load, Energy Star Washing Machine. See attached PDF file for additional deals. To purchase certificates, Come to the Wadena...
January 10, 2012 - 11:34am
Get Organized! Reduce Waste and De-Clutter With a Home Mail Center
Keeping up with the constant flow of bills, ads, coupons, credit card offers, fliers and phonebooks is a job that will end up piling up on you...
January 10, 2012 - 11:06am
January 9, 2012
5 Tips for Going Green One Month at a Time
Everywhere you turn people are talking about New Year's resolutions. According to Proactive Change, 40-45% of American adults make resolutions...
January 9, 2012 - 4:08pm
December 31, 2011
Leverson's Eagle Scout project clears Tapley Park's tornado damage
A year and a half after the EF4 tornado rolled through Wadena, the trail side of Tapley Park is being cleaned up. Adam Leverson, a WDC sophomore,...
outdoors / environment
December 31, 2011 - 12:19pm
December 24, 2011
State set to activate battle plan against Asian carp
Minnesota's battle plan to fight an Asian carp invasion includes multiple barriers to keep them from advancing upstream along the Mississippi River and into most of the state's waters. Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, said that between state dollars he will expect state legislators...
news / environment
December 24, 2011 - 12:52pm