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Wadena Veteran's Park work continues with new design
Shouts, confusion end Minnesota legislative session
News briefs - May 21 edition
Deer Creek woman injured in rollover
Property Transfers and Marriages - May 14 edition
WDC boys place third, girls finish fifth in Mid-State
Bulldogs hang Wolverines with 5-4 setback
WDC trapshooters move into second place
Kern shoots 86 at Cragun's Legacy course
Ladies, junior golf lessons begin in June
Mary Lou Klemek
Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Visits
M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
WDC students enjoy free open swim at 'The Mas'
They're back, pitches!
Entertainment briefs - May 14 edition
Recalling grandma's tales from the valley
'A Little Piece of Heaven' opens this week in Wadena
Birth announcements - May 14 edition
Local students graduate from Minnesota State University, Mankato
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Hospice volunteers gather to celebrate life
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
VA accelerates deployment of nationwide opioid therapy tool
Take a second to learn about strokes
Your letters - May 7 edition
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
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