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Crowds all aboard with Depot fundraising
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Firemen receive approval for equipment purchase
Getting a kick out of Green Island: Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding offered in Wadena
Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks at Minn. casino
Wolverines drop regular season finale on the road
Wadena-DC downed in quarterfinals
WDC falls to Verndale, Sebeka
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Inspiration on the mat: Female varsity wrestler Bel Snyder sets herself apart with work ethic
Richard Maurice ("Maury") Pluth
James "Jimmy" Willis Chandler, Jr.
Arlo Ray Kneeland
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
Cold weather: The job must go on
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
TCHC awarded grant for opioid management program
A piece of original art: Madhatters cast set to perform “The Piece’
Good Morning Bedlam performs in concert at NYM Cultural Center
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
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
Letter: Wadena man gets anonymous letter in the mail
Veterans: Death confirmation and separation pay procedures updated
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Editorial: So everybody is poor here in Wadena, now what?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Ived Raymond Bruns
Samuel Richard Carlson II
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
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
May 19, 2012
WDC High School progress
May 19, 2012 - 5:00pm