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Police scanner - Feb. 22 edition
Waiting for the bus
Crowds all aboard with Depot fundraising
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Firemen receive approval for equipment purchase
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
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
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?
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
December 6, 2017
Odden: Taves has been reviewing, signing documents
When Wadena County Auditor/Treasurer Judy Taves will be returning to work at the county courthouse is still open to question. Taves was found...
December 6, 2017 - 12:46pm
April 21, 2017
Commissioners tour annex construction site
Wadena County commissioners got a tour of the north annex building last Tuesday. The building, currently under construction, is set to be move-in...
April 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 31, 2017
Board approves several changes in Human Services Department
There are a lot of changes happening in Human Services in Wadena County. Tanya Lesky, Human Services Department Chair, came before the board with several items needing action.
March 31, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 12, 2016
Five file for Wadena County Board
Five candidates filed for two seats on the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners. Brian Hagen and incumbent Jim Hofer filed for the District 2 commissioner seat, which includes Bullard, Aldrich, and Thomastown Townships, Verndale, Aldrich City and the Staples Annex. Ross Beaumont,...
June 12, 2016 - 12:08am
April 16, 2016
Digital directory to promote county businesses
Wadena County now has a digital directory of more than 400 organizations and businesses that will be used to showcase cities and sites within the county. Mark Hanson is the director of the West Central Economic Development Alliance and the economic development director for the county....
April 16, 2016 - 12:10am
September 19, 2014
Wadena commissioners cut $330,000 from 2015 budget
After another three and a half hours of work on Sept. 15, Wadena County commissioners were able to identify about $330,000 that could be cut from the budgets for 2015 proposed by department heads in August. The discussions among commissioners were intense and focused. Although...
September 19, 2014 - 12:00am
August 24, 2014
Three county employees awarded forensic training scholarships
County employees Brandon Peterson, Brice Norton and Kristal Roberts have been awarded basic forensic interview training scholarships to receive specialized training offered by Cornerhouse. Cornerhouse is a children's advocacy center in Minneapolis that coordinates multi-disciplinary...
August 24, 2014 - 12:00am
August 17, 2014
Few attend local option sales tax hearing
The annual statutorily required public hearing on the local option sales tax attracted only 9 people when it was held at the Wadena County Courthouse...
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
January 22, 2014
Wadena Board explores reorganizing social services and public health departments
As part of their ongoing effort to restructure Wadena County government to make it more efficient and effective, Wadena commissioners held a special meeting on Jan. 17. All commissioners attended, along with County Attorney Kyra Ladd, County Engineer Ryan Odden, Social Services Director...
January 22, 2014 - 8:07am
December 13, 2013
Wadena commissioners move closer to decision on county coordinator position
Wadena Commissioners agreed at their Dec. 3 meeting to make a decision about the county coordinator position they have been discussing for years. The vote may be taken on Friday, Dec. 6, at a special board meeting.
December 13, 2013 - 8:29am
November 26, 2013
Wadena Commissioners tour solid waste facilities in Becker, Otter Tail Counties
Wadena County Board commissioners toured Becker County's solid waste facilities and the Prairie Lakes Municipal Solid Waste Authority (PLMSWA),...
November 26, 2013 - 9:08am