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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Charlotte L. Robbins
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Viola M. Horner
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
March 1, 2018
WDC School Board: Nearly 40 contractors take interest in elementary remodel
About 37 contractors walked the halls of the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School Feb. 20 looking to get an idea of the scope of the remodeling...
March 1, 2018 - 10:29am
March 22, 2017
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Construction on a new assisted living facility in northwest Wadena is well underway. The Meadows of Wadena will include units for seniors, according...
March 22, 2017 - 8:09am
October 31, 2016
Lakewood breaks ground on expansion projects
Just shy of its 80th anniversary, Lakewood Health System officially broke ground on the expansion projects for its Staples and Pillager clinics on Monday, Oct. 10. Two ceremonies were held, one at Lakewood's main campus in Staples and the other at the Pillager clinic.
October 31, 2016 - 12:08am
August 19, 2016
SE residents opposed to sidewalk proposal
Southeast Wadena residents voiced opposition to a new sidewalk being planned as part of the larger infrastructure project in the area. Gary and Evonna Pflipsen and Joan Poppe attended Monday's Wadena City Council meeting to talk about a plan to have a sidewalk moved from the south...
August 19, 2016 - 8:15am
July 29, 2016
Highway 71 resurfacing begins south of Wadena to Bertha July 25
Motorists traveling Highway 71 between Todd Line Road, south of Wadena, and Todd County Road 23 in Bertha, may encounter workers, heavy equipment...
July 29, 2016 - 12:08am
June 25, 2016
City to look at surveying SE Wadena
As construction continues in southeast Wadena, surveyors have noticed that many of the monuments on block corners were missing. Phil Martin,...
June 25, 2016 - 12:08am
April 15, 2016
Construction begins on second phase of SE project
Phase two of a street and utility reconstruction project in southeast Wadena is starting north of Dayton Avenue and people with business in that...
April 15, 2016 - 12:10am
October 3, 2015
Wadena bustling with economic activity
Wadena has been busy this summer and fall with new businesses, new construction, road projects and more. "We have a lot of stuff going on...
October 3, 2015 - 12:10am
September 28, 2015
Wadena railroad tracks busy this week
A fleet of railroad equipment was lined up in Wadena last Tuesday morning before workers headed out to work on rail upgrades and repairs. There...
September 28, 2015 - 12:10am
September 19, 2015
Verndale Custom Builders opens
Verndale Custom Builders is up and running, opening up a building that had been vacant since 2011. The previous company, Verndale Custom Homes,...
September 19, 2015 - 12:10am
August 1, 2015
'Big dig component' next for SE project
Wadena's southeast infrastructure project is underway with digging of pipelines starting later this week. Phil Martin, engineer with Bolton...
August 1, 2015 - 12:10am
July 19, 2015
Court project moving along
The Wadena County courtroom remodeling project is moving along slightly behind schedule but is mostly on track. The generator has been removed...
July 19, 2015 - 12:08am
November 5, 2013
Preliminary construction schedule for Maslowski Wellness and Research Center released
By Lori Schloeder Gress Below is the preliminary construction schedule for the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center: Construction Phase: Site Preparation &n
November 5, 2013 - 3:42pm
Highway closures, road work will delay travelers
Motorists on Highway 10 near New York Mills will experience lane closures, flaggers and possible delays when a resurfacing project begins Monday, Aug. 5, weather permitting. Sections of eastbound and westbound Highway 10 will be affected. Eastbound Highway 10 will be resurfaced...
August 5, 2013 - 3:13pm
June 1, 2012
Verndale school talks building plan
Verndale's School Construction Task Force is finding that it is one thing to plan for new building and another to make it fly. A community-driven effort led by building contractor R.A. Morton has put three different plans on the table, ranging from an estimated $3.6 million plan...
June 1, 2012 - 7:20pm