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Salt is a major pollutant of Minnesota's water resources
County Board approves final levy resolution for 2018 levy
Kids who offend: Juveniles from Wadena County continue to be sent to Moorhead facility
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Treasure trove of love: Jewel prompts Free Adoption Day Saturday at DL’s Humane Society
Third period outburst lifts Wadena-DC past Park Rapids Area
Wolverines ends losing streak with Park Region Conference win
Wadena-DC hosts Park Region Conference Showcase
Second half surge lifts Royalton past W-DC
Ottertail Central takes down Wadena-Deer Creek
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Grimes joins TCHC Ottertail Clinic
TCHC seeks new name for prenatal/OB program
Scott joins TCHC emergency department
Helping to 'drive' public transit traffic
Daniel Papillon new leader of TOPS
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 14 edition
Empty Stocking Fund receives a boost from talent show
Art Aficionados Array Art Adventures
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 30 edition
MN author Szarke includes regional locations in books
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Open flame heaters allowed when heating cargo of tank motor vehicles
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
How to obtain a cold war recognition certificate
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Five generations of family were brought together at Fair Oaks Lodge Nursing Home.
Connor Daniel Porter
Olivia Alaine Graham
Kahlani Jean Lynn Johnson
Leo Sylvester Bosh
Wadena City Council
November 23, 2017
Wadena City Council approves purchase agreement with Freshwater
The City Council of Wadena approved a purchase agreement with Freshwater Education Tuesday for a 7.39 acres of property south of the Wadena Industrial Park along U.S. Highway 71.
November 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 27, 2017
City Council reviews revenues, expenses of Enterprise Funds
Wadena's City Council took a look at the revised proposed budget of their Enterprise and General Funds for Fiscal Year 2018 last Tuesday and...
October 27, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 21, 2017
Shakin' their tail feathers
Who says a fourth-grader cannot make a difference? Feeling Lily Parker's request to revisit a city ordinance covering chickens rated committee action, several members of the council joined a committee suggested by Mayor George Deiss. It was agreed the committee's focus will be on...
October 21, 2017 - 8:15am
September 23, 2017
Fourth-grader asks council for change in ordinance
No formal action was taken - but a lot of smiles were passed - when a well-dressed young lady addressed the Wadena City Council and its city...
September 23, 2017 - 8:15am
September 20, 2017
New site for Wadena library being studied
The compass needle is pointing north after last Thursday's joint meeting of the Wadena City Council and the Library Board. Looking for the best...
September 20, 2017 - 8:38am
September 16, 2017
Wadena's proposed tax bump not as ominous as it sounds
The Wadena City Council voted for a five percent increase in their share of the forthcoming tax city-school-county tax bill during a special meeting Aug. 31. "It's a small portion of what they had to do to balance this budget," Wadena City Administrator Brad Swenson said. Swenson...
September 16, 2017 - 10:18am
September 6, 2017
Wadena City Council to hold closed meeting Oct. 3
NOTICE OF CLOSED CITY COUNCIL MEETING Date – Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 Time – 5 p.m. Location – City Administrative Center Conference Room Purpose – Review and discuss wage study prepared by Flaherty & Hood (CGMC) Discuss upcoming Full-Time City Employee...
September 6, 2017 - 8:45am
August 21, 2017
Wadena dog ordinance not changing, despite pleas at city council
The wounds created earlier this summer over violation of a dog ordinance had more salt rubbed into them Tuesday evening at the August meeting...
August 21, 2017 - 8:10pm
July 23, 2017
Council approves paint colors; approves 2016 audit
The Wadena City Council took another step in the road to a new Electric Office and Shop June 11 by approving a plan review, authorizing bids and even choosing a color scheme for the building's exterior - two shades of gray. The board heard Wadena's Local Government Aid (LGA) share...
July 23, 2017 - 10:26am
June 17, 2017
City offering two downtown parcels to MnDOT
The City of Wadena will be offering to sell two parcels of land on the corner of State Highway 10 and U.S. Highway 71 to the Minnesota Department of Transportation for $425,000. The larger of the two parcels is presently home to the Wadena Electric Plant. Work on new offices for the...
June 17, 2017 - 8:56am
May 20, 2017
Wadena City Council pitching in again to help BDBA Properties
A variance, a purchase agreement and a partial release of a Minnesota Investment Fund loan for BDBA Properties were approved by the Wadena City...
May 20, 2017 - 11:26am
May 6, 2017
Memorial item tabled, Interek hired by city council
A refit of Memorial Auditorium was tabled, but another piece of the Wadena Electric Office/Shop project fell into place last Wednesday at a special meeting of the Wadena City Council. In an effort to bring Wadena's council members up to speed on a 23-year-old lease agreement with...
May 6, 2017 - 11:07am
April 21, 2017
City council approves loan for BDBA Properties
The Wadena City Council approved a loan request by BDBA Properties for $250,000 last Tuesday at their April meeting. While money which came by way of the Minnesota Investment Fund is being used, the loan is essentially from the city of Wadena, according to City Manager Brad Swenson....
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 24, 2017
Special meeting vote should cure problem at 'Mas'
The Wadena City Council removed one vexing problem and wrestled with another Thursday evening in a special meeting at the Administrative Offices...
March 24, 2017 - 4:40pm
Residents fed up with barking dogs in Wadena
Michelle and Mike Goldie are fed up with what they say is constant barking from a neighbor's three dogs in southwest Wadena. The couple attended Tuesday's Wadena City Council meeting to express their frustration over a neighbor that has dogs that bark non-stop throughout the day and...
March 24, 2017 - 3:00pm