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Two-vehicle head-on crash Saturday morning; one killed
Courts - March 26 edition
RSVP volunteers recognized for service in Wadena County
Education leads Dayton budget, with elderly care officials disappointed
Police Scanner - March 26 edition
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Craig earns WDC girls' basketball MVP award
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. closes acquisition of 16 radio stations in northern Minnesota
Family fun: Spring is here
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
WDC first-graders allowed to 'clown around' during art residency
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
News by State
March 29, 2012
Minnesota Department of Agriculture invites bond claims on Anderson Seed
The State of Minnesota has taken action on Anderson Seed of Mentor, Minn., according to officials, and posted this notice this morning. The company's...
March 29, 2012 - 12:24pm
March 24, 2012
Orion Samuelson packs Wadena Elks Lodge
A Wisconsin farm boy who has kept his finger on the pulse of U.S. agriculture for the last half century paid a visit to Wadena Tuesday. Nationally-syndicated television and radio broadcaster Orion Samuelson was the guest speaker at Minnesota Valley Irrigation's Open House at the...
March 24, 2012 - 4:30pm
January 29, 2012
Guest Opinion: Supermajority Amendment is short-sighted
Brace yourself. If you like the gridlock in Washington, you will love one of the bills now being heard at the legislature. It proposes to amend the constitution by requiring a supermajority of the legislature to approve any increases in taxes or expenditures. If it goes to the ballot...
January 29, 2012 - 11:58am
January 9, 2012
Your Letters: Minnesota's property tax dilemma
The problem isn't local Government Aid nor is it Homestead Credit repeal, or the Property Tax Refund program. It is a combination of uncontrollable spending and an archaic assessment system to finance local governments. The Department of Revenue doesn't set standards for uniform...
January 9, 2012 - 2:12pm
December 31, 2011
New Year's resolutions for state government
By Phil Krinkie Taxpayers League of Minnesota As the daylight hours start to grow and the New Year approaches; it is time for Minnesotans to hunker down for yet another legislative tug-of-war. Yes, in just a few weeks lawmakers will return to St. Paul and start the 2012 legislative...
December 31, 2011 - 12:50pm
July 3, 2011
MPCA seeking volunteers who care about their waters
Volunteers who care about their waters are needed to help gauge the health of lakes and streams in Minnesota. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Citizen Stream and Citizen Lake Monitoring program is issuing a special request for volunteers to help monitor certain streams...
July 3, 2011 - 11:17am
December 23, 2010
Minnesota will keep eight U.S. House seats
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota grew by 384,446 people in the past decade, but 15,000 is a more important number. Minnesota beat North Carolina by 15,000 people to keep its eight U.S. House seats. Had 15,000 fewer Minnesotans filled out their census forms last spring, the state would be faced...
December 23, 2010 - 10:47am