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Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Silverstreaks hand Wolverines 46-6 loss
Silverstreaks zip past Wolverines 7-0
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSCA Hall of Fame
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
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
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Signs of a healthier community have been found as the Maslowski Health Project continues in Wadena. Tri-County Health Care continues to gather data in the first years of a community health research study in Wadena. Joel Beiswenger, Tri-County Health Care President and CEO, said this...
16 hours 53 min ago
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