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Police Scanner - Aug. 25 edition
Four candidates file for WDC School Board
Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing Watkins' 5-year-old
Living history: Wadena County population shrinks
Property Transfers, Marriages - Aug. 18 edition
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
Wolverines have veteran talent in tennis ranks
Senior baseball state tournament coming to area
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Madhatters to perform 'Twelve Angry Men' this weekend
Bluffton Hometown Days kicks off Thursday night
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
It's here: The coming workforce squeeze
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
October 2, 2011
Lakewood to hold 'Mammo Parties'
This October, routine breast health screening will be anything but routine at Lakewood Health System.
October 2, 2011 - 9:54pm
August 6, 2011
Celiac support group meeting Monday, Aug. 8
A support group meeting for people with Celiac disease will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 8 at Sunnybrook Park. The monthly, free informational meeting is being held to help people with Celiac disease learn more about the disease: what to eat and how to cook and bake using gluten-free...
August 6, 2011 - 3:30pm
January 16, 2011
Restoring sanity starts with me
Last Saturday's shooting of (among others) Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, a federal judge and 9-year-old bystander Christina-Taylor Green, a Sept. 11, 2001-born child was a wake-up call. Much of the conversation after the shooting immediately turned to the motive of...
January 16, 2011 - 9:46am
September 9, 2010
Whiskey Creek Film Festival opens Friday
The Whiskey Creek Film Festival is being held at the Cozy Theatre this week, with the bulk of the screenings being shown Friday-Sunday, Sept. 10-12. One feature film and several short films will be screened free of charge. "How to Train Your Dragon 3D," a Dreamworks feature animation,...
September 9, 2010 - 4:04pm
June 19, 2010
Affaire Des Artes canceled
The Affaire Des Artes events scheduled for Saturday in Wadena have been canceled. No makeup date has been announced yet. We will update with details as we get them.
June 19, 2010 - 12:03am
June 18, 2010
Miss Wadena Scholarship Pageant postponed
The Miss Wadena Scholarship Pageant, scheduled for Sunday, June 20, has been postponed indefinitely, according to organizer Bonnie Kingsley. The site of the annual pageant is Memorial Auditorium, which is in the restricted zone of the town due to the tornado Thursday. Kingsley said...
June 18, 2010 - 2:01pm
March 24, 2010
'On Golden Pond' premieres Friday night
Madhatters Community Theatre will present Ernest Thompson's "On Golden Pond" at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium. Showtimes are at 7 p.m. on...
March 24, 2010 - 8:43am
Five Wadena boxers to take ring in regional tournament
T.J. Steward, Travis Petro, Dewayne Steward, Trent Petro and Justin Isaacson will be representing Wadena in the Class A portion of the Region IV Golden Gloves boxing tournament Friday and Saturday, March 26-27 at the Wadena Armory. T.J. fights at 152 while Dewayne boxes at 178. Travis...
March 24, 2010 - 8:42am
February 5, 2010
Skiing and snowshoeing and Emerald Ash Borer expert at Bob Sonnenberg Farm
The second annual cross-country skiing and snowshoeing event on groomed trails at the Bob and Ingrid Sonnenberg Tree Farm in New York Mills will take place on Feb. 13. This event is a cooperative event of the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center, the Minnesota Forest Resources...
February 5, 2010 - 10:16am
October 22, 2009
Oktoberfest this weekend in Wadena
The Depot in Wadena will host an Oktoberfest Dinner from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24. There will be live accordion music at 6 p.m. and polka and schottische by the Wadena Community Band at 6:30 p.m. Authentic German food will be served by The Uptown, including sauerbraten...
October 22, 2009 - 2:17pm
October 2, 2009
Lions sponsoring bus to Diabetes Expo
Two buses will stop in the area on Saturday, Oct. 24 and head to the Minneapolis Convention Center for the Diabetes Expo. Transportation and admission to the expo are free to those riding the Lions-sponsored buses, but a refundable deposit will be charged to hold a place on the bus....
October 2, 2009 - 11:41am
Friends book sale set for Oct. 7-9
The Friends of the Wadena City Library are holding the fall book sale Oct. 7-9 at Messiah Lutheran Church, 601 South Jefferson Street in Wadena. Donors can drop off books at the church from 2-4:30 p.m. on both Monday, Oct. 5 and Tuesday, Oct. 6, and from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct....
October 2, 2009 - 11:39am
Latest Habitat home set for Oct. 10 dedication
Leaf River Area Habitat for Humanity and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will dedicate a recently completed home in Wadena and the public is invited to attend the celebration. At 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, volunteers, Habitat for Humanity representatives, Thrivent Financial representatives...
October 2, 2009 - 11:38am
Pam Speed benefit is Oct. 10
A benefit for Pam Speed will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10 at The Landing in Aitkin, Minn. (Highway 169 South, next to Pamida). She is recuperating from serious complications resulting from major surgery, and faces weeks of intense in-patient therapy and rehabilitation....
October 2, 2009 - 11:38am
Krauka Viking band to perform in NYM
The Danish quartet "Krauka" will perform at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 4. The group plays ancient tunes of the Vikings as well as contemporary compositions in the same tradition. Once again Krauka comes rushing through the time-machine...
October 2, 2009 - 11:25am