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Wadena police looking for two people suspected of fraud
Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
City, County look at proposal for realigning Highway 4
BH-V advances with extra inning victory over Pequot Lakes
Wolverines open 6AA playoffs at home
W-DC girls golf seventh at Detroit Lakes Invitational
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Birth announcements - May 18 edition
Huhta graduates from Michigan Tech University
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
March 1, 2017
History comes alive at Living History Day
The Wadena County Historical Society kicked off its 2017 season with Living History Day Saturday at the museum. Visitors were greeted by costumed...
March 1, 2017 - 8:37am
February 25, 2017
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
The Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee met with several new and long-time business owners Feb. 7 to present awards. Ambassadors...
February 25, 2017 - 11:19am
Team continues campaign to increase dementia awareness
A campaign to tackle the stigma and lack of understanding around dementia is underway with the support of Dementia Friendly Wadena Action Team. The Dementia Friendly Wadena Action Team is hosting a 'Dementia Friends' information sessions on March 7 and is looking for local people...
February 25, 2017 - 8:15am
February 22, 2017
CEO students hosting ice fishing jamboree Feb. 25
The Central Minnesota CEO class is hosting a family-friendly ice fishing tournament, Saturday, Feb. 25 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Dower Lake near Staples. Prizes and trophies for most fish, along with the grand prize of a four-hour guided fishing trip by Walleye Dan. The cost is $10 for...
February 22, 2017 - 10:56am
February 21, 2017
Police report tree trimming scam in Wadena
The Wadena Police Department has received a complaint about individuals going door to door and illegally soliciting as a tree trimming business. These individuals are advising the homeowners that they are contractors for the city of Wadena to trim trees. This is not true, the police...
February 21, 2017 - 4:09pm
February 17, 2017
Art Bar 39 brings love of painting to Wadena
The art bug is catching on in Wadena thanks to Art Bar 39. Traveling art bars have been trending for several years across the region and now...
February 17, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 13, 2017
Region Five Development Commission announces 2017 Board of Directors
Region Five Development Commission has announced this year's board of directors, along with the newest members to the Commission. The 2017 Board of Directors includes David Anderson, Wadena County Municipalities, Board Chair; Barb Becker, Todd County Commissioner, Vice Chair; Duane...
February 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 7, 2017
'He has a guardian angel,' relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another driver between Wadena and Deer Creek....
February 7, 2017 - 7:26am
February 6, 2017
UPDATE: State Patrol identifies drivers in fatal Deer Creek crash
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a deadly crash on Highway 29. It happened just after 3 p.m. Sunday about 2 miles east of Deer Creek, at mile marker 118. Troopers say a 31-year-old Wadena woman driving a 1999 Olds Alero was trying to pass another vehicle when she...
February 6, 2017 - 10:02am
January 27, 2017
Project Linus reaches milestone with blanket donation to Tri-County
The local chapter of Project Linus reached an important milestone with their most recent donation of 12 blankets to Tri-County Health Care of...
January 27, 2017 - 1:58pm
January 17, 2017
Freshwater students donate blankets to Someplace Safe
This holiday season the students of Freshwater Middle School in Wadena embraced the spirit of giving. Students spent time learning about Someplace...
January 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 12, 2017
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
Book Ends, the monthly meet-the-author event hosted by An Open Book, welcomes Lois Greiman, Minnesota award-winning author of women's fiction,...
January 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
January 11, 2017
Kinship Mentoring program planning meeting set in Wadena
Wadena is forming a new Kinship Mentoring organization and is asking for the public's help. An advisory meeting is set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12 at Pizza Ranch in Wadena. People may attend and eat and be a part of the meeting. Discounts will be awarded on meals. Many Wadena children...
January 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 5, 2017
Smooth Skating: Ice rinks busy over holiday break
Wadena's ice skating rinks were busy over the Christmas holiday as families enjoyed a few days of warmer weather before below zero temperatures...
January 5, 2017 - 3:27pm
December 23, 2016
Shopping spree! Local kids attend special Christmas event with local heroes
In an annual tradition, Wadena area law enforcement, firefighters and emergency workers spent an evening picking out presents with kids at the...
December 23, 2016 - 12:08am