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Living History: Wadena County sued for $2,719
Human remains found near Brainerd may be man missing since 2014
Police Scanner-March 23 Edition
Carlson elected Seventh Judicial District Chief Judge
Minnkota Health Project receives $25,000 grant from Otto Bremer Trust
Bowling scores - March 30 edition
Hoops for Hope set April 8 in Henning
Raiders aim to keep it simple and clear
Wolverines have three section qualifiers back
Wolverines are not backing away from PRC title chase
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Pauline M. "Polly" Payne
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Easter breakfast casserole
Birth Announcements - March 23 edition
The boundaries of Moses' Law
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
Minding Our Elders: Family members may feel guilty about missing the passing
Can police make traffic stops in unmarked vehicles?
No phone call in the vehicle is worth the pain
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
September 21, 2016
Sweet Figs: 3 Healthy recipes that need no sugar
Here's the challenge. Create a daily spa menu with 1,000-1,200 calories. Do not use refined sugar or salt. Use fresh fruit, vegetables, low-fat...
September 21, 2016 - 4:30am
September 20, 2016
Task force urged: Include moms when addressing mental health issues
During a day devoted to Minnesota's mental health needs, a public health nurse had a plea for a 15-member state task force: Don't forget the moms. "Our providers can offer a safe space for women to go and seek help, rather than feeling shame, or thinking that feeling badly is just...
September 20, 2016 - 12:08am
September 9, 2016
Ottertail woman infected with West Nile virus
One Ottertail woman is now diagnosed with West Nile Virus and says she probably got it in her own backyard. Although many people don't show any symptoms, Beth Lorentz has dealt with some of the worst the virus has to offer. While Labor Day weekend is often seen as the end of summer,...
September 9, 2016 - 12:10am
August 12, 2016
Gift of kidney shared from wife to husband
Bruce Hopp has a new lease on life thanks to a kidney donation from his wife, Tammy. "I just feel honored that I had a chance to do this," she...
August 12, 2016 - 12:10am
July 30, 2016
What you should know about the Zika Virus
You may have heard some things about the Zika Virus in the recent past. Mosquitoes carrying Zika are not likely to be found in Minnesota, but there have been cases in Minnesotans who traveled to Zika-impacted areas. Zika virus spreads to people primarily through the bite of an infected...
July 30, 2016 - 12:08am
July 17, 2016
Learn to live well with chronic conditions
A series of free classes will be offered to help people "Live Well with Chronic Conditions." Classes are being offered through Mahube-Otwa and sponsored by the Community Health Board of Morrison, Todd and Wadena Health4Life. People with diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, chronic...
July 17, 2016 - 12:08am
June 10, 2016
Investment in telemedicine can keep patients closer to home
Lakewood Health System in Staples is hoping for continued support to fund telemedicine efforts at the hospital. Telemedicine and broadband access...
June 10, 2016 - 12:08am
May 23, 2016
Report presents effects of pesticide exposure on children
"Kids are on the frontline in Minnesota," the Pesticide Action Network warns in a recently released report on the effects of children's exposure to pesticides. The report, compiled by "independent scientific experts based on dozens of objective studies," finds children living or attending...
May 23, 2016 - 12:10am
March 27, 2016
Here's the facts about HPV and vaccination
The Human Papillomavirus, also known as HPV, is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. HPV is spread during skin-to-skin sexual contact including vaginal, oral and anal sex and nearly all sexually active individuals will experience HPV in some point in...
March 27, 2016 - 12:10am
March 20, 2016
Snow mold pops up right after melting, causing allergies
The great meltdown is upon us, as above-average temperatures trigger little trickles of water that seem to be coming from everywhere. Drivers are lined up at area car washes, and the streets seem to be a little busier again, as people eagerly venture out without coats as if it is...
March 20, 2016 - 12:10am
February 21, 2016
'Healthy and Wise' course offered at 'The Mas'
A course on being "Healthy and Wise" is being offered with Concordia College Moorhead Dietetics students this spring at the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center in Wadena. The course, which will take place Wednesday evenings, will take participants through several aspects of choosing...
February 21, 2016 - 12:10am
February 6, 2016
Ladies stay active with Faithfully Fit
Nearly a dozen ladies meet three times a week throughout the year to stay active, socialize and share devotions. "We're all over 70," said Jan...
February 6, 2016 - 8:15am
Pickleball makes its way to 'The Mas'
Pickleball - a sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong has made its way to central Minnesota. The sport has long been...
February 6, 2016 - 12:10am
February 5, 2016
Seasonal Affective Disorder
As the winter drags on, some people might experience more than just the winter blues. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type of depression...
February 5, 2016 - 12:10am
Symptoms of SAD
In most cases, seasonal affective disorder symptoms appear during late fall or early winter and go away during the sunnier days of spring and summer. However, some people with the opposite pattern have symptoms that begin in spring or summer. In either case, symptoms may start out...
February 5, 2016 - 12:08am