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Special meeting vote should cure problem at 'Mas'
Residents fed up with barking dogs in Wadena
Abandoned house burned after property owner starts garage on fire
Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
April 2, 2012
The following student has been named to the president's list for the 2011 fall semester at Minnesota State Community and Technical College: Sara Reurink of Bluffton. To earn this scholastic achievement, a student must complete 12 or more credits for the semester with a grade point...
April 2, 2012 - 9:56am
February 26, 2012
Bluffton Lions holding pancake breakfast
Pancakes, French toast, sausage, juice and coffee will be served Sunday, March 4, at the Bluffton Community Center, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A free will offering will be taken. Proceeds go toward community and Lions projects.
February 26, 2012 - 3:52pm
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...
January 22, 2012 - 12:55pm
55 Alive course coming to Bluffton
If you are 55 years old or soon to be 55, organizers are offering the 8 hour AARP 55 Alive Defensive Driving Class on Feb. 4 starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m. at the Bluffton Community Center. The cost of the classes are $12 to AARP members and $14 to non-members. Please...
January 22, 2012 - 12:47pm
December 26, 2011
Local students attend National Catholic Youth Conference
On Nov. 16-20, 22 people from St. Ann's in Wadena and St. John the Baptist in Bluffton attended the National Catholic Youth Conference. The...
December 26, 2011 - 12:44pm
December 19, 2011
Your Letters: The GOP makes a virtue of ignorance
The Republican presidential contest in America looks like a "freak show," says the German paper "Der Spiegel." The candidates vie with one another to spew the most outrageous hard-right positions, denying evolution, while endorsing torture and joking about electrocuting illegal immigrants....
December 19, 2011 - 1:52pm
December 12, 2011
Your letters: A heartbreaking scene, but a heroic response
The Bluffton Fire Dept and Rescue held their annual Turkey Bingo Fundraiser last Friday evening at the Bluffton Community Center. A large crowd attended as did my wife Jeanne and I, along with several other members of our family. Over the years we've seen fire trucks and members...
December 12, 2011 - 2:56pm
December 10, 2011
19-year-old killed in crash near Bluffton
A 19-year-old woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash near Bluffton on Friday, Dec. 2. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office identified the...
December 10, 2011 - 3:01pm
November 13, 2011
Wadena deer hunter injured in fall
David Folkestad, 53, of Wadena, was hunting from a stand in Section 32 of Bluffton Township at 4 p.m. Saturday when the wooden floor gave way and he fell eight feet to the ground. Folkestad was treated for back injuries at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena and airlifted to Hennepin County...
November 13, 2011 - 11:48am
November 5, 2011
LEO Club volunteers at District Governor dinner
The Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton LEO Club volunteered to help serve a special meal for the 5M9 District Governor and his wife at a recent Bluffton...
November 5, 2011 - 8:52pm
June 19, 2011
June 19, 2011 - 7:37pm
May 7, 2011
One hurt in crash near Wadena
A Staples man was injured in a three-vehicle accident Friday near Wadena. Nicholas S. Dille, 21, of Staples suffered minor injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. He was eastbound on Highway 10 in a 2004 Chevy Silverado pickup truck, and failed to notice a 1999 Dodge...
May 7, 2011 - 7:21pm
March 13, 2011
Lions Auction coming in Bluffton
The Bluffton Lions Club 28th Annual Lions Consignment and Donation Auction will be held Sunday, April 17, starting at 10:30 a.m. at Bluffton...
March 13, 2011 - 6:06pm
November 21, 2010
38-year-old man dies in hunting accident near Bluffton
A Coon Rapids, Minn.
November 21, 2010 - 1:51pm
November 15, 2010
38-year-old man dies in hunting accident near Bluffton
A Spring Lake Park, Minn.
November 15, 2010 - 12:08pm