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Authorities search for stolen manure spreader near Wadena
Wadena County wanted - June 22 edition
Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
What are the road rules for skaters and rollerbladers?
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
May 28, 2017
Orange is the new blessing
I had to wear orange. I like the color; it's in my color wheel as a flattering wardrobe choice. An orange jail jumpsuit, however, was never a choice for me. Instead, it was a consequence for a bad choice. I made a mistake. Who doesn't? I'm a sinner. We're all sinners.
May 28, 2017 - 12:03pm
May 21, 2017
Proof isn't always in the pudding, it's in the Christian heart
There are lots of things in life that are illogical and take a bit of believing in. We believe that people will change their lives for the better,...
May 21, 2017 - 11:41am
May 14, 2017
Clergy View: Spring to-do lists
I wonder if you are like me? Last fall I had a plan of all the things I wanted to accomplish outside before the first snowfall—clean the gutters, rake the leaves, put the lawn mower away for the winter and take out the snow blower.
May 14, 2017 - 10:18am
May 7, 2017
Springfest dinner and auction set for May 5 St. Ann's Catholic Church will hold Springfest Friday, May 5 beginning at 5 p.m. with a champagne reception, appetizers and silent auction. Dinner will be served at 6:15 p.m. and the live auction will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $30 per...
May 7, 2017 - 8:15am
April 30, 2017
Faith briefs - April 27 edition
Smile Again meetings set for April 29-30 Smile Again ministries will hold two meetings for parents who have lost children. The first meeting will be April 29 at 3 p.m. at the Wadena Depot. The second meeting will be April 30 at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Wadena Alliance Church....
April 30, 2017 - 10:18am
April 19, 2017
Faith briefs - April 20 edition
Porta to speak at Old Country Church April 23 Chuck Porta will be the guest speaker at The Old Country Church Sunday, April 23 at 10 a.m. The church is located at 19973 145th Ave. in Wadena. All are invited to attend.
April 19, 2017 - 8:08am
April 16, 2017
You've probably heard a lot of outrageous claims about products before. "One formula removes every stain!" "Best television show of the decade!" "Never experience bad breath again!" "This product changed my life!" We hear outrageous claims so often we desensitize ourselves to all...
April 16, 2017 - 11:45am
April 14, 2017
Faith briefs - April 13 edition
Pancake dinner slated for April 20 Nimrod Lutheran Church will be holding a pancake breakfast Thursday, April 20 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the church. Free will offerings will be accepted. The menu will include pancakes, egg bakes, sausage and desserts. For more information, call (218)...
April 14, 2017 - 8:15am
April 2, 2017
Faith briefs - March 30 edition
Conference Six gathering slated for April 22 All women are invited to attend the Conference Six gathering on Saturday, April 22 at Grace Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $10. The theme is "Power of Prayer" based on the Bible verse...
April 2, 2017 - 9:08am
March 20, 2017
The seasons of dating and marriage
Major League baseball teams are at spring training. Spring training, while very important, is treated differently than the regular season. There is one goal in the regular season: to make it to the post-season. If you know a Chicago Cubs fan they are very happy people right now. Not...
March 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 19, 2017
Humbly listen to God and one another
This past week in worship at Park United Methodist Church we encountered some of the words from Paul to the early church in Rome. Specifically we looked at Romans 10:12-17 and as I prepared for the sermon and, since I gave that message, the words of Romans 10:14 have been turning...
March 19, 2017 - 10:18am
March 11, 2017
Faith briefs - March 9 edition
Old Country Church screening 'I'm Not Ashamed' March 11 The Old Country Church will screen "I'm Not Ashamed," the film about Rachel Joy Scott, Columbine High School Student. Scott grew up knowing the love of god but wasn't always ready to receive it. At times her faith was strong,...
March 11, 2017 - 12:04pm
February 26, 2017
Three things remain
Stanley Hauerwas is one of my favorite Christian theologians. In one of his books he says that he doesn't believe that we should just accept people for the way they are. He went on to quote Mark Twain who once said, "About the worst advice you can give anyone is to be themselves."...
February 26, 2017 - 11:42am
February 19, 2017
Clergy View: Jesus is alive and listening
I recently heard the testimony of a medical doctor who fled his home due to severe persecution in his African village. Amongst great distress and confusion this doctor was asked, "What do you know for sure?" His reply, "I know that Jesus, my redeemer, is alive and knows my name."...
February 19, 2017 - 8:15am
February 5, 2017
Faith Conversations: 'Misplaced' find new life, freedom in baptism
The newly-baptized men at Fargo's River of Life Church would prefer to think of themselves not as homeless but "misplaced." Though the former...
February 5, 2017 - 10:18am