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Two people, cat rescued from Fergus Falls apartment fire
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Dental health is important for baby teeth
Grand jury indicts Wadena man on murder charges
Amazon Cloud services outage takes down huge swath of internet services
Four Musketeers headed for Class AA state wrestling tournament
Wolverines defeated by Pirates 62-52
Tuesday Scorecard 2/28
Cardinals overwhelm Wolverines in Section 6A quarterfinals
WDC's Wright, Erkenbrack qualify for trip to Xcel
Georgia Ann Horn
Alfred E. Breid
Marjorie L. Johnson
Karvonen Funeral Home crematory addition is complete
Brunswick NYM employees rewarded for efforts
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
History comes alive at Living History Day
Chinese storyteller and pipa maestro performing in NYM
Wadena County Historical Society announces spring programs, starting with Living History Day Saturday
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie to perform in Park Rapids
Whelan graduates from Rochester Community & Technical College
Huhta makes Dean's list at Michigan Technical University
Moenkedick makes dean's list at MSU-Mankato
Three things remain
Jacobson graduates from the U of M Crookston
How to report unsafe drivers?
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Tax burden for Minnesota retired veterans
Letter: Don't disparage hard-working, productive Americans
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
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...
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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