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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
Conditions must be met before snowmobile trails open
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
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
Leftover Thanksgiving casserole
Clergy View: The turkey must wait
Hanging of the Greens service is Nov. 27
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
March 31, 2014
WEB EXTRA: What if it happened here?
About 110 miles west, along the same railroad tracks that run through Wadena, an oil train derailed last year, exploding in the countryside just...
March 31, 2014 - 2:20pm
March 30, 2014
Scientist helps unlock mysteries of the universe
A University of Minnesota scientist with family in Wadena is a part of a team that believes it has detected ripples in space from the very first...
March 30, 2014 - 12:00am
March 25, 2014
Two-vehicle crash in Wadena
March 25, 2014 - 3:59pm
March 6, 2014
Level III sex offender moves to Wadena
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office and the Wadena Police Department are announcing a community notification for a Level Three sex offender moving within the community. Convicted sexual and predatory offenders have always been released to live in the community and law enforcement has...
March 6, 2014 - 12:00am
March 1, 2014
County asks public to design new logo
Wadena County Commissioners are asking the public to submit designs for a new logo that will be featured on letterhead, vehicles and a revamped website. Right now, each department uses a different emblem. The selected design will be phased in to create a unified brand throughout...
March 1, 2014 - 12:00am
February 27, 2014
City offers wellness center manager job to local candidate
A split Wadena City Council offered the wellness center manager job to an events coordinator at Tri-County Health Care. In a 3-2 vote Feb. 18,...
February 27, 2014 - 12:00am
February 20, 2014
Council tables firemen pension request
At its Feb. 11 meeting, the Wadena City Council tabled a request to provide a city guarantee for an increase in the annual contribution to the...
February 20, 2014 - 3:14pm
October 30, 2013
Power outage scheduled early Thursday in Wadena
Public Announcement: Power in the city of Wadena will be shut off Thursday morning, Oct. 31, starting at 2 a.m. for 2-3 hours while work is being done. Note that residents living in Wadena will not have electrical heat during this time.
October 30, 2013 - 6:39am
October 23, 2013
Wadena Hockey Association hosts skating clinic
As the Wadena Hockey Association strives to be more competitive in the 2013-14 season, they have put in the ice earlier to reintroduce a fall...
October 23, 2013 - 10:07am
September 12, 2013
City tells violators of nuisance ordinance to clean up their act
Five Wadena residents who have run afoul of the city's nuisance ordinance will pay for mandatory clean-up of debris on their property in the coming weeks that presents a safety or health hazard to the public, the city council decided on Tuesday. The council directed Interim Police...
September 12, 2013 - 3:37pm
Wadena Board sets zero-increase preliminary levy amount
At the Sept. 10 special board meeting, Wadena County Commissioners voted not to increase the 2013 pay 2014 property tax preliminary levy. The preliminary levy was set at the same amount as last year: $7,902,775. The preliminary levy is set after commissioners conclude most of their...
September 12, 2013 - 11:57am
Wolverines bow to Trojans on home court
The Sebeka Trojans reeled off their fourth straight victory Tuesday night by downing Sue Volkmann's Wadena-Deer Creek volleyers 25-19, 20-25, 25-21 and 25-21 on the WDC court. WDC's Jennifer Craig came up with 17 kills. Casey Volkmann, Mikaela Nordlund, Hope Theisen and Autumn Jahnke...
September 12, 2013 - 9:37am
September 4, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court announces visit to Wadena area
Minnesota residents in the Wadena area are invited to meet the Minnesota Supreme Court and local judges during an informal community dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 8 in Wadena. The "Meet Your Court" dinner is one of the events that are part of the Supreme Court's fall visit to the Seventh...
September 4, 2013 - 3:22pm
Courthouse exterior repairs disrupt county business
Beginning Aug. 27, county employees arriving for work have been met by ear-splitting noise from jackhammers used by construction workers trying to remove concrete panels from the outside walls of the Courthouse. Inside the building, employees whose offices were near the window panels...
September 4, 2013 - 12:37pm
August 29, 2013
Tornado hits Wadena Monday, no damage reported in county
Tornado sirens sounded on the streets of Wadena Monday night as the National Weather Service issued several tornado warnings for Wadena County. According to the NWS website, at 8:15 p.m. a local spotter took video of a brief funnel cloud touchdown 100 yards northwest of the intersection...
August 29, 2013 - 3:37pm