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Four injured in Aldrich collision
WDC third-grade teacher Dan Savoie to be honored by NJPA
Weekly crime report - April 20 edition
Police Scanner - April 20 edition
Late runs lift Pillager past W-DC
Parkers Prairie spoils W-DC home opener
Wadena-Deer Creek track and field finishes busy week
Clean sweep for WDC Track and Field
Quincer cards 80 for Wolverines in DL Invite
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Wayne W. Sagehorn
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
M State ranked No. five by LearnHowToBecome.org
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative annual meeting slated for April 20
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
Jorgenson draws a crowd April 8
'Fate of the Furious" reaches new heights in action
Hundreds attend Easter egg hunt in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - April 6 edition
NJPA honors area high school students as rising stars
Faith briefs - April 20 edition
Birth Announcements - April 13 edition
Black appointed as the new Director of the St. Cloud VA Health Care System
What are the 'best practices' for pedestrians?
Your letters - April 13 edition
VA Presumptive AO Diseases Pending Decisions for 2017
What are the laws concerning open bottles?
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
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
December 17, 2016
Empty Stocking Fund donations on target
The 90th annual Empty Stocking Fund talent program brought in thousands of dollars of pledges and donations that will go toward clothing, presents and food for local children and families in need. More than 30 individuals and ensembles performed at this year's talent program. A crowd...
December 17, 2016 - 12:08am