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News briefs - Dec. 1 edition
ATV rollover sends father and son to hospital
Board visits home-in-progress on WDC campus
Developer's Agreement approved for new hotel
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Pirates geared up for strong basketball season
Crunch time here for the Vikings
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
WDC icemen going after another winning season
Carol A. White
Carol A. White
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 24
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
Leftover Thanksgiving casserole
Clergy View: The turkey must wait
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Vehicles broke down alongside the road
Veterans who need routine audiology and optometry appointments will soon be able to directly schedule
Time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
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