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WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Property transfers and marriage licenses - Sept. 22 edition
The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
Weekly crime report - Sept. 22 edition
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
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
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
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
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
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
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
August 1, 2016
DNR to stock muskies in Gull chain near Brainerd
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday announced it was moving forward with stocking muskellunge in several lakes but withdrawing...
August 1, 2016 - 12:08am
July 7, 2016
Some duck species up, Canada goose numbers down in state
Population counts are up for several species of ducks that breed in Minnesota, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of...
July 7, 2016 - 3:24pm
May 19, 2016
Bear attacks Sebeka woman on her deck
A 59-year-old Sebeka woman is recovering after being attacked by a bear on the deck of her home northeast of Sebeka in Wadena County. The bear was likely after bird feeders near the home. The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office received a report of the attack at 10:16 p.m. on Friday...
May 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2016
Green Island, a nature reserve on the north side of Wadena, offers something known as forest therapy.
May 9, 2016 - 12:08am
October 12, 2015
Wadena County 4-H shooting sport team competes at Alexandria
The Wadena County 4-H Shooting Sports Team competed in the 2015 State 4-H Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational Sept. 11-13 at the Alexandria Shooting Park. Over 800 4-Hers from all over the state participate in the annual event competing in archery, muzzleloader, shotgun,...
October 12, 2015 - 12:08am
July 11, 2015
Ruffed grouse counts similar to a year ago
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were unchanged this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Natural Resources. This follows a significant increase of 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, said Charlotte Roy, DNR grouse project leader....
July 11, 2015 - 12:10am
April 4, 2015
Bear spotted north of Wadena
A pesky bear has been reported by several homeowners on the northern edge of Wadena. Erik Thorson, Park Rapids area wildlife supervisor, said people have been calling local law enforcement and conservation officers about a bear on the north edge of Wadena. "This year we had...
April 4, 2015 - 12:10am
January 30, 2015
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Anthony Welch of St. Paul thought he had the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Fishing Extravaganza grand prize fish in the bag. He literally did have it in a plastic bag within the first five minutes of the contest, which started at noon Saturday on Gull Lake's Hole-in-the-Day Bay. The...
January 30, 2015 - 8:15am
August 24, 2014
Forkhorn Field Day set Aug. 24
Forkhorn Field Day is slated for Sunday, Aug.
August 24, 2014 - 12:00am
August 18, 2014
Trapper's Education Course on tap
A Minnesota Trapper's Association education course will be held Aug. 19, 20 and 23 at Dewey's Taxidermy in Wadena. Class room sessions are set for 6 to 9 p.m. the first two nights. A field day session will be held Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Anyone born after Dec. 31,...
August 18, 2014 - 12:00am
August 4, 2014
Conservative deer season set; hunting licenses go on sale Aug. 1
Hunters can expect a conservative 2014 deer season designed to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. "Hunters should check the 2014 hunting regulations closely because only one deer can be harvested in 95 percent of the...
August 4, 2014 - 12:00am
July 5, 2014
House mounting exhibit of new work at the Cultural Center July 9-19
Renowned artist John House will fill the Cultural Center gallery with portraits of human nature and wild nature as part of the annual fish...
July 5, 2014 - 12:00am
November 14, 2013
Firearms deer harvest down eight percent from 2012
Firearms deer harvest down 8 percent from 2012 Minnesota hunters harvested 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season, down 8 percent from 2012, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Leslie McInenly, DNR big game program leader,...
November 14, 2013 - 1:21pm
April 12, 2013
It’s time to go after those toms
Calling toms will be on the program for Minnesota hunters this week as the spring turkey hunting season kicks off. The deciduous trees and the...
April 12, 2013 - 8:38am
March 19, 2013
Researchers blame moose decline on wolves
The first messages from dead moose to Minnesota researchers have been coming in, and early results show wolves are taking their toll on the state’s beleaguered moose herd despite an easy winter. Minnesota wildlife researchers trapped 111 moose in January and February and placed...
March 19, 2013 - 9:25am