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Local leaders attend legislative conference
Courts march 6
Property transfers 3/6
Key health insurance deadline draws near
Theisen tops 1,000-point scoring plateau
Archery scores 3/6
Bowling scores 3/6
Minnesota Vikings: 'Preview center' offers look at new stadium
Barthel, Card, Kern place in Class A mat tournament
Bernice Evelyn Lorentz
Irma Allen to play piano with WDC Band at March 10
Five Wings announces $43,000 available for artists
Conclusion to Titanic of the Great Lakes Sinks
Library events in March
Wolverine: 'The true wilderness carnivore'
Horizons: Businesses succeed through creative adaptation
Spring sports are quickly approaching
Women at greater risk for alcohol related problems
Get help to find the right health plan
VA loans tips for disabled vets
Birth announcements March 6
Bruer, May graduate from Bemidji State
Area students earn honors at several colleges, universities
Spring Pasta Salad
Birth announcements Feb. 27
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