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News briefs - 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
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
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
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
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?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
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
January 14, 2012
Council gives VFW green light for addition project
The Wadena city approved allowing the VFW to add an additional doorway to its clubrooms, contingent on lighting, railings, no smoking by the alley entrance and loss of no more than 1.5 spaces of parking. Any modifications would be the financial responsibility of the VFW. Joe Randall,...
January 14, 2012 - 1:19pm
Soil and Water Conservation Department to host annual Open House Jan. 19
The Wadena SWCD is going to be hosting its annual Tree Open House on Thursday, Jan. 19 from noon-6 p.m. at the SWCD offices at 4 Alfred St NE in Wadena. Those who lost trees to the 2010 tornadoes can come in to sign up for their free trees that will be available for pick up in the...
January 14, 2012 - 1:11pm
January 8, 2012
Hoffman visits Wadena council
State Senator Gretchen Hoffman visited the Wadena City Council and wellness center stakeholders on Wednesday evening, saying that while she could...
January 8, 2012 - 1:48pm
December 31, 2011
Leverson's Eagle Scout project clears Tapley Park's tornado damage
A year and a half after the EF4 tornado rolled through Wadena, the trail side of Tapley Park is being cleaned up. Adam Leverson, a WDC sophomore,...
December 31, 2011 - 12:19pm
December 25, 2011
Tornado survivors doing better this Christmas
This second Christmas around, things are generally better for tornado survivors, according to the Long Term Recovery Committee. "We haven't seen the same need this year as last year," volunteer coordinator Tanya Nelson said. "The sense of urgency this year is not the same as last...
December 25, 2011 - 4:11pm
December 18, 2011
Deer Creek council discusses exercise equipment
The Deer Creek City Council took action and talked about a variety of items during its December regular meeting. The council discussed the idea of exercise equipment in the Deer Creek Community Center.
December 18, 2011 - 11:36am
Photos by Dana Pavek/WDC Schools One of the highlights this week at the Wadena-Deer Creek school construction site is a completed section of...
December 18, 2011 - 10:26am
December 17, 2011
WDC Hockey playing in new arena on Saturday
The Wadena-Deer Creek hockey team is excited to host its first home varsity game of the 2011-12 season on Saturday, Dec. 17 a their indoor Wadena...
December 17, 2011 - 1:28pm
December 12, 2011
Plans under way for storm shelter
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded WDC Public Schools $950,461 in Hazard...
December 12, 2011 - 3:45pm
WDC students see benefits of Laura Bush Foundation grant
Wadena-Deer Creek High School media center specialist, Loni Niles, celebrated Christmas early recently when she unpacked boxes of new library...
December 12, 2011 - 3:43pm
WDC construction progressing
Here's an update on the construction at Wadena-Deer Creek secondary school: Pouring cement for locker room floors this week; pouring the...
December 12, 2011 - 3:39pm
City re-ups with lobbying firm
The Wadena City Council approved a new 2012 contract with Flaherty & Hood to continue lobbying for the proposed wellness center. The contract is for $10,000 like the 2011 contract.
December 12, 2011 - 3:26pm
December 5, 2011
ONEOK Partners, LP donates to marching band
ONEOK Partners, LP, recently presented the Wadena-Deer Creek Education Foundation a check for $4,750 in support of a new marching band trailer,...
December 5, 2011 - 9:03pm
December 4, 2011
County approves new Master Plan for Wadena County Fairgrounds
At its Nov. 17 meeting, the Wadena County Board of Commissioners received another version of the county fairgrounds master plan, this one created by architect Tony Stoll of BHH Partners, Perham. The new plan builds on the earlier plan produced by the Center for Rural Design (CRD)...
December 4, 2011 - 10:37am
December 2, 2011
December 2, 2011 - 8:41pm