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Police Scanner - May 18 edition
FFA hosts pie social
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
W-DC softball comes to a close
W-DC splits a doubleheader with OTC,Menahga
Wadena-Deer Creek shooters compete in first ever Mid-State Conference meet
Wadena-DC girls golfers compete at Staples
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Jane June Edmond
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
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Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
Birth announcements - May 11 edition
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
Clergy View: Spring to-do lists
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
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
March 26, 2017
The boundaries of Moses' Law
The other day I was cruising atheist sites and saw misinformation on Old Testament Law. There was an attempt to demonstrate inconsistency by citing one law that Christians observe and then quoting another law that Christians don't observe. Confusion is common - even Christians can...
March 26, 2017 - 10:18am
September 18, 2016
How to become a disciple
Kim Kardashian has over 48 million followers - on Twitter. Selena Gomez has almost 100 million followers — on Instagram.
September 18, 2016 - 8:15am
February 7, 2016
Moving from the outskirts to side of Jesus
What would you do if you had to get God's attention? Would you pray harder? Pray louder? Trek a pilgrimage, or make a promise to him?
February 7, 2016 - 8:15am
September 13, 2015
God provides a peacemaking prototype
Cain murdered Abel out of anger. Joseph's brothers threw him in a pit and sold him as a slave out of jealousy. Jacob fled from Esau out of fear. Judas Iscariot hung himself out of guilt and shame. Scriptures pages are full of examples of people handling conflict poorly for the same...
September 13, 2015 - 8:15am
April 26, 2015
Handling Hurtful People - Part 3
Our family encountered this story while reading from the devotional 'Sticky Situations:' "Dominic is one of the meanest kids Bert has ever met. He's one of the biggest students in school, and he throws his weight around. He takes every opportunity he gets to make life miserable...
April 26, 2015 - 12:10am
December 10, 2014
Seeing in the light reveals spiritual truth
Woody Allen quipped, "I'm afraid of the dark and suspicious of the light." Maybe you've rolled over a rock or log that had been laying on the ground for a long time and seen the assortment of critters scatter from under their earthy habitat, scurrying in a panic-stricken frenzy...
December 10, 2014 - 12:00am
November 24, 2014
Message from heaven is repentance
If you were to hear a message from heaven, what would you expect it to say? Would it say, "Love!" or "Go to church!" or "You're doing great!" or "Behave"? A lot of people have different opinions of the message our society needs, but the message God sent through John the Baptist...
November 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 6, 2014
Eternal truths in a post-modern world
Have you ever wondered if there is an answer to life? Have you ever pondered where that key to making life 'work' could be found? What makes a life a success or failure? Is success a formula made of bank account numbers? Is it just surviving any given day? Is life 'working' when you...
October 6, 2014 - 1:33pm
August 19, 2014
How Many Ways to the Father?
If you were to take a road trip to Canada, which route would you take? I've heard people describe their plan on getting to heaven like a road trip to Canada: there's this large destination, and as long as you keep north, you can't go wrong. You can pick your route according to...
August 19, 2014 - 12:00am
July 14, 2014
Ancient evidence of the Bible's reliability
You remember playing the game 'Telephone' when you were a child, right?
July 14, 2014 - 12:00am
May 24, 2014
Following God as a way of life
Psalm 119:113-120 describes two 'ways of life:' those who live their lives in accordance with what they read in God's word, and those that reject God's principles and laws in favor of their own sinful preferences.
May 24, 2014 - 12:00am
May 12, 2014
God shows up for those who look to him
"I lift up my eyes to the hills — where does my help come from?" Psalm 121:1 People expect different things from God. Some view him as a magic lamp to rub when they need a genie; some hang a cross from their keychain for good luck like a rabbit's foot, others never talk to...
May 12, 2014 - 12:00am
April 26, 2014
Jesus claimed to be the Christ, the Son of God, but people didn't scoff at him. They didn't all accept his claims of deity but Jesus teachings and miracles were SO powerful that the people were asking, who Is this? Is he Elijah? Is he Moses? Is he a special prophet? Is he the Christ,...
April 26, 2014 - 12:00am
April 14, 2014
God’s Not Dead movie review
Jake Heppner, Southbrook Baptist Church God's Not Dead was one of the most enjoyable and inspirational Christian movies my family has ever seen. I'm no credible critic of lighting, script or acting, but if you see this movie you'll appreciate recognizable actors, quality filming...
April 14, 2014 - 10:01am