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July 21, 2012
Community Action office opens in Wadena
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Wadena County Commissioners hear numerous budget requests
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Outdoor seating for The Uptown approved by Wadena City Council
July 16, 2012 - 4:28am
Council disagrees with Brainerd ad agency
July 16, 2012 - 4:23am
Council: who should pay for street signage?
July 16, 2012 - 4:23am
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A site plan by Little Falls-based Roach Development LLC shows a plan for a 28-unit townhome complex, possibly to be built on a 5-acre tract at the intersection of 11th Street Southwest and King Avenue in Wadena. The Wadena City Council approved R-2 zoning for the complex July 10. A public hearing for the next step, annexation to the city limits, will take place July 24.
R-2 zoning approved for potential townhome site
July 16, 2012 - 3:05am
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Wadena County Solid Waste Supervisor Tammy Ehrmantraut ropes off a filled recycle bin, left, before moving an empty bin to its place Wednesday afternoon. Recycling has increased dramatically in Wadena County during recent years.
Recycling on the rise in Wadena County
July 16, 2012 - 3:05am
June 30, 2012
Asphalt scams roll through Minnesota and North Dakota
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
McCalla named interim leader at CLC
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Photos by Rachelle Klemme
Brother and sister Reino and Gertrude Karjalainen, left, line up for lunch served by Colter and Tyler Ehrmantraut of TC Backyard Bar-B-Q, during the Wadena Hide and Fur Open House on Wednesday. The event celebrated the grand opening of property rebuilt this winter to replace the warehouse and office totaled by the June 17, 2010 tornado.
Wadena Hide and Fur celebrates successful rebuild project
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
U of M Extension to conduct cooking class
June 25, 2012 - 5:24am
June 19, 2012
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Joe and Meg Schuller took ownership of Johnson Memorial Home May 31 as the Johnson brothers, who had the business since 1982, are now retired. From left, Joe Schuller, Meg Schuller, Henry Johnson and Jon Johnson.
"The Johnsons have created a very good business, and we're hoping to continue that tradition."
- Joe Schuller
Funeral home under new ownership
June 19, 2012 - 8:40pm
Businesses receive tips to fight shoplifting
June 19, 2012 - 5:28pm
June 11, 2012
Photo by Rachelle Klemme

New owners Mike Turk, left, and Curtis Maas opened The Cove, formerly known as The Pine Cove Inn, on May 25.
'The Cove' has new owners
June 11, 2012 - 5:13pm
June 5, 2012
PJ Penny Pincher Bargain: Automotive in Aldrich
June 5, 2012 - 11:19am