Skip to main content
Weekly crime report - Jan. 19 edition
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
Change called for in Wadena County departments
WDC's one-act play to give performance, Jan. 26
City looking to purchase property in anticipation of future SW road projects
Saturday Scorecard 1/20
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
Thursday Scorecard 1/19
Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
Martha "Marty" J. Kohlmeyer
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
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
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
New York Mills
February 20, 2012
Engagement: Harthan -- Host
Laura Marie, daughter of Douglas & Roxanne Harthan, and Jasen John, son of Randy Host and Diane Host, invite friends and classmates to their...
February 20, 2012 - 4:56pm
McKnight artists featured in ceramics exhibition
Five artists who have received McKnight Fellowships and Residencies for Ceramic Artists are featured in a new exhibition at the New York Mills...
February 20, 2012 - 4:44pm
February 5, 2012
Finalists named for $15 million in Creative Placemaking
New York Mills Regional Cultural Center has been named a finalist for support for a regional arts initiative from ArtPlace, an unprecedented private-public collaboration of nine of the nation's top foundations, eight federal agencies including the National Endowment for the Arts,...
February 5, 2012 - 4:23pm
January 29, 2012
Mills Senior Center breakfast is Feb. 4
The New York Mills Senior Center will be holding its regular fund raising breakfast on the first Saturday of the month, Feb. 4. The senior center is doubling up the holiday theme this time around, celebrating both Candlemas (Groundhog's Day) and, of course, St. Valentine's Day. For...
January 29, 2012 - 4:00pm
January 28, 2012
Free income tax assistance offered
Free Income Tax assistance is again available for low to moderate income and senior citizen taxpayers. File federal and state returns and also file for Rent and real estate tax refunds. E-file service is available at all sites. Tax aide sites are at: Otter Tail-Wadena CAC, New...
January 28, 2012 - 3:12pm
Eric Ervin Makela, 31, Menahga, DWI -- refusal to submit to chemical test and open bottle law, 365 days jail with 335 days stayed for six years, six years probation, 26 days electronic home monitoring, fees $1,920. Charges of DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed...
January 28, 2012 - 11:46am
Keith Alan Johnson, 52, Staples, dog/cat running at large, fees $190. Gail Ann Clements, 47, North Branch, Minn., disorderly conduct -- brawling or fighting, 30 days jail stayed for one year, one year probation, fees $290. Charge of domestic assault was dismissed at sentencing. Jesse...
January 28, 2012 - 11:43am
Birth: Jan. 17
Jan. 17 -- Sarah and Jedd Wallgren of New York Mills, girl, Karletta Jo Wallgren, 8 pounds, 8 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care...
January 28, 2012 - 11:11am
January 20, 2012
Death Notice: Linda Paavola
Linda Paavola, 91, of New York Mills, passed away peacefully at the Elders Home in New York Mills on Jan. 17, 2012. Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 20, at Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Arrangements are provided by the Karvonen & Son Funeral Home in New York ...
January 20, 2012 - 1:05pm
January 14, 2012
Birth: Dec. 31
Dec 31 -- Hattie Johnson and Jim Lepper of Fargo, girl, Chloe Mae Lepper. Grandparents are Shari Knudson of New York Mills and Mike and Deb Lepper...
January 14, 2012 - 2:33pm
January 13, 2012
Death Notice: Steve Keskitalo
Steve Keskitalo, 59, of New York Mills, passed away peacefully at home in New York Mills on Jan. 6, 2012. Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 13 at the Apostolic Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Arrangements are with the Karvonen & Son Funeral Home of New York Mills.
January 13, 2012 - 1:30pm
January 8, 2012
April Verch Trio Bluegrass Concert opens the new concert season
Bluegrass music sensation April Verch -- a fiddler, singer and step dancer -- is joined by her band-mates Cody Walters on claw hammer banjo and...
January 8, 2012 - 2:12pm
Think-Off revisits question about man's nature
"The Nature of Humankind: Inherently Good or Inherently Evil?" is this year's Great American Think-Off question, reprising the first annual Think-Off when the same question was asked and, for the only time in Think-Off history, resulted in a draw. Think-Off organizers decided to...
January 8, 2012 - 2:07pm
January 1, 2012
Public Notice OTTER TAIL-WADENA COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
Public Notice OTTER TAIL-WADENA COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS This Request for Proposal is to contract for the United States Department of Energy Low Income Weatherization Services, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, administered...
January 1, 2012 - 1:48pm
Thompsons donate historic creamery building to Regional Cultural Center
Bob and Bonnie Thompson, owners of the Mid-State Auto Auction in New York Mills, have made a gift of the historic creamery building to the New...
January 1, 2012 - 12:02pm