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Cause of Thumper Pond Lodge roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned
Living History: Local woman collects lottery top prize
Man charged for wielding bat, knife
Property transfers - May 28 edition
Wadena County Wanted - May 28 edition
Card, Korfe carry Raiders in 6-1 win
Moore, Stokes post strong performances at Pillager
Raiders thump Chargers 12-7 in Section 6A
Lakers bump Wolverines in Section 6AA play
Kern challenges for conference honors at Cragun's
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
Wadena County Fair returns June 24-28
Ottertail family's car to be featured in Excelsior event
Summer outdoor concerts offered in Menahga
Beautiful Wadena: Part 2
England Prairie grounds a step back in time
Young virtuosos earn state honor
Area students win Foundation scholarships
Local students graduate from M State
Johnson receives Lions Hall of Fame award
Birth announcements - May 21 edition
How many cars can someone sell at the end of the driveway without having a "dealer" license?
Oil safety lawsuit is unhelpful
VA Blue Water Agent Orange lawsuit dismissed
Your letters - May 21 edition
Memorial Day time to honor troopers killed in WWII
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
May 29, 2012
Back to the 50s
May 29, 2012 - 1:26pm
May 22, 2012
The Bible answer to a contemporary question of the definition of marriage
"Does the Bible only define marriage one way?" That's a question that was recently asked of me. It gave me an opportunity to study and reflect on a very contemporary and important topic. I was glad that their question basically asked, "What does the Bible say about marriage?" It...
May 22, 2012 - 1:53pm
May 20, 2012
Your Letters: Preparing both corporally and spirtually
The corporal works of mercy: 1) Feed the hungry 2) Give drink to the thirsty 3) Clothe the naked 4) Shelter the homeless 5) Comfort the imprisoned 6) Visit the sick 7) Bury the dead The spiritual works of mercy: 1) Admonish sinners 2) Instruct the uniformed 3) Counsel...
May 20, 2012 - 12:26pm
May 14, 2012
We are all gifted and good enough
My good natured husband has no problem striking up conversation with folks around town. Probably because he knows most and he is related to half. While chatting, he often gets a twinkle in his eye as he gives a little gentle ribbing. I admire Dan's gift for small talk and quick...
May 14, 2012 - 11:37am
May 6, 2012
Good experiences form better behavior
When I was pregnant with my daughter 14 years ago, the best advice I received was from my coworker. She said "Don't start something with your kid that you don't want to continue." Apparently, she would put her first born into the laundry basket and would carry him down the stairs....
May 6, 2012 - 2:17pm
May 5, 2012
Gold leaf on St. Ann's cross should last several decades
The cross at the pinnacle of St. Ann's Catholic Church has been a Wadena landmark for over a century, and the last two weeks have seen its restoration...
May 5, 2012 - 5:07pm
April 30, 2012
What gives an item or service value?
What price would you pay for a glass of tap water? A bottle of water? How about a bottled water with a fancy designer label on it? What if you were dying of thirst? Would it matter if you were broke or if you had money to burn? How much would you pay to give a thirsty child a drink? What...
April 30, 2012 - 2:44pm
April 22, 2012
From Ecuador to Minnesota
A guest pastor and his wife from Cuenca, Ecuador are a hemisphere away as they are staying in Wadena for three months. The Rev. Santiago and...
April 22, 2012 - 2:42pm
Centenarian at Springfest
April 22, 2012 - 2:17pm
Unlocking Prophecy Conference coming to Wadena on April 28
Christian radio 89.3 FM is launching a free weekend conference to help community members learn to interpret the biblical book of Revelation. The first session kicks off from 3-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 (complimentary dinner provided) at the Wadena National Guard Armory. The conference...
April 22, 2012 - 1:21pm
Compass can give you a direction
Have you ever been lost in the woods in the days before Global Positioning Systems to tell you exactly where you are at and how to get out? Let's say you are lost in the woods and it is a cloudy, sunless day. You don't have a clue where you are or how to get out. It can get pretty...
April 22, 2012 - 1:20pm
April 22, 2012 - 1:16pm
Wadena United Methodist church to celebrate 100th anniversary of their church building April 22
Wadena United Methodist Church members and friends are invited to celebrate the 100 years of Methodism in the 1911 structure even though the first church was dedicated in 1882. The Wadena United Methodist Church bids you welcome to a day of worship and a fellowship celebration with...
April 22, 2012 - 1:13pm
April 19, 2012
The Witches Next Door
When I told my housemates I was interviewing random residents in our neighborhood, one spoke up saying, "Oh, you gotta talk to the pagan house." ...
April 19, 2012 - 2:40pm
April 16, 2012
'Why do you seek the living among the dead?'
In Luke chapter 24 we have the story of that first Easter morning. Some of the women, friends of Jesus, came to the tomb early that Sunday morning. They came to mourn and add more spices and body preparations to the corpse of Jesus. When they got there they found the stone that covered...
April 16, 2012 - 12:03pm