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Seven Wadena businesses in way of Hwy. 10 reconstruction
Asbestos abatement, color committee, part of elementary remodel work
Weekly crime report - April 19 edition
Wadena County wanted - April 19 edition
Two injured in motorcycle accident near Menahga
Wadena-DC softball splits with Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale
Wolverines open with road victory
Whitetail Run gearing up for 2018 season
Wolverines blast Staples-Motley in opener
Wadena-DC boys win third straight indoor meet, girls finish sixth at Foley
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Jeanette Irene Guyton
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
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
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Veterans: VA Compensation/Care for Project 112/SHAD
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
July 16, 2017
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Hunters, anglers and everyone who has a role in selling licenses for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources can anticipate a new electronic license system that will enhance customer service starting in the spring of 2020.
July 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2017
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds woodland owners to take care of vegetative debris such as dry branches now, as annual open burning restrictions will take effect shortly after snowmelt. "This winter burning permits have been required in areas of the state that...
February 10, 2017 - 1:55pm
January 26, 2017
Breezy Point man learns hard lesson: Ice is never safe
A motorist found out the hard way that no ice is safe. Ben Olmscheid of Breezy Point was driving his full-size Ford pickup on the ice in the...
January 26, 2017 - 9:34am
December 19, 2016
WDC students see bald eagle up close
Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Greg Oldakowski stopped by Wadena-Deer Creek Schools recently and educated elementary and...
December 19, 2016 - 9:16am
December 18, 2016
DNR issues ice warning for aerated lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources warns ice anglers, snowmobilers, skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts to use caution when going onto any lake covered or partially covered with ice, especially those that feature aeration systems. "Open water areas created by aeration...
December 18, 2016 - 12:10am
December 3, 2016
Conditions must be met before snowmobile trails open
As northern Minnesota received its first significant snowfall last week, many snowmobile enthusiasts rushed to take their first ride of the season. Snowmobile riders are reminded that despite the early snow, most of the state's snowmobile trails are not yet ready for riding, according...
December 3, 2016 - 12:08am
November 21, 2016
State parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith has announced there will be another Free Park Friday over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Smith said entry fees at all 75 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas will be waived on Friday, Nov. 25....
November 21, 2016 - 12:10am
November 16, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Lots of broadband requests
High-speed broadband Internet is in demand. Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that $70 million in requests have been made to expand broadband, mostly in rural Minnesota. That is twice as much as state lawmakers approved earlier this year. The $70 million in requests is from 60 grant applications....
November 16, 2016 - 8:15am
October 7, 2016
Fall leaves reaching peak color now
With this area of the state "balmy" for this time of the year, and not too dry, Otter Tail County residents could see a pretty nice fall color...
October 7, 2016 - 12:08am
DNR sees steady growth in deer population
Steadily growing deer populations may produce more deer sightings and slightly more harvest opportunities for hunters during the 2016 season,...
August 7, 2016 - 8:15am
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
The recent blowdown in northern Minnesota caused major damage to state lands, as well as private forest lands. While landowners are not required to clean up downed trees and debris, the Department of Natural Resources is encouraging private forest owners and homeowners to consider...
August 7, 2016 - 12:10am
July 31, 2016
Storm rips through Itasca State Park
Heavy storms and damaging winds toppled trees and knocked out power at Itasca State Park early Thursday. Park management spent Thursday assessing...
July 31, 2016 - 12:08am
July 18, 2016
Minnesota water buffer maps released
Minnesota officials released maps showing landowners what water needs plant buffers around it, and how deep the buffers must be. The long-awaited...
July 18, 2016 - 12:10am
DNR offers advice for dealing with storm damaged trees
Cleanup following a storm can be an overwhelming task for homeowners. Knowing which trees to save and which to remove can impact safety and the...
July 18, 2016 - 12:08am
July 7, 2016
Some duck species up, Canada goose numbers down in state
Population counts are up for several species of ducks that breed in Minnesota, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of...
July 7, 2016 - 3:24pm