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Verndale school bus rear-ended; No students seriously injured in accident
Two-year-old who fell through ice near Alexandria dies at hospital
Plane grazes car during emergency landing on Highway 10 west of Hawley
Students learn about nutrition, fitness and more at middle-school health fair
WDC students raise over $1,880 for Pennies for Patients
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Craig earns WDC girls' basketball MVP award
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Emergency service personnel recognized for dedication to their communities
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Family fun: Spring is here
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
March 2, 2013
Proposed concert series a great idea
It was reported this week that two partners visited the Ottertail City Council on Feb. 21 with the idea to bring a concert series to the town this summer. Some of the names they would like to get? From the sound of it, REO Speedwagon, Stevie Nicks, Steely Dan, Kansas, Moody Blues,...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
February 23, 2013
Cellphone alert system a good tool
As I was working at my desk Wednesday afternoon, my phone started making a noise it had never made before, and I heard at least one other phone in the office go off at the same time as mine. Within seconds we discovered that what we were experiencing was an "AMBER Alert" in regards...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
February 16, 2013
Farmington goalie's actions not necessary
It was reported this week that a Farmington, Minn., goalie intentionally scored a point against his own team, raised his middle finger toward his coaches and left the ice with a final salute. Poor sportsmanship at its finest. As I read about the event, which was caught on video...
February 16, 2013 - 12:00am
November 3, 2012
Will Facebook keep making changes?
Since Facebook's emergence in 2004, the popular website has undergone numerous mini facelifts. It seems like the more users turn to the social networking tool, the more they crave certain features that provide them with up-to-date news, information on friends, upcoming events and...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
October 27, 2012
The band without a name; local group lives to play traditional bluegrass
Some might argue that the first order of business when establishing a musical group is coming up with a band name. A few Wadena performers would beg to differ. "There's no name," said Len Kalakian, as he fiddled with his custom-made acoustic guitar in a tiny southwest Wadena kitchen....
October 27, 2012 - 12:00am
October 20, 2012
Klobuchar pays visit to WDC Schools
Students and faculty members at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School had a special visitor this week. The school was on Sen. Amy Klobuchar's list of stops to make during her visit to Wadena and Staples on Wednesday. As Klobuchar stood at the WDC school entrance, she expressed how...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
The top celebrity news hypothesis
In today's world, it's easy to see that news is in high demand. It seems as though people live and breathe by what the weather is going to be like, where their stocks are at, how candidates are doing at the polls and what violent acts are taking place overseas. Of course, it's understandable...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am