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WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Property transfers and marriage licenses - Sept. 22 edition
The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
Weekly crime report - Sept. 22 edition
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Wadena City Council
December 20, 2014
Council pay increase rejected in split vote
As soon as the new Wadena City Council takes the oath of office at the beginning of next year, the pay for the five elected officials is set to increase. In September of 2013, the council approved a $580 pay increase for both the mayor and city council members. By law, the bump...
December 20, 2014 - 12:10am
December 19, 2014
Mayor, two council members bid adieu
Three members with a half century of combined experience on the Wadena City Council were honored Dec. 9, during the final regularly scheduled...
December 19, 2014 - 8:15am
Council splits on alcohol at wellness center
In a 2-2 vote, the Wadena City Council rejected a motion Dec. 9 that would have prohibited booze at the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center during its first year of operation. For about a half hour, members debated whether allowing alcohol is necessary to attracting events -...
December 19, 2014 - 12:08am
November 23, 2014
Council reviews enterprise fund budgets
The Wadena City Council reviewed proposed 2015 budgets for city utilities, the golf course, liquor store and, for the first time, the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center at a meeting Monday night. At the end of the nearly three hour meeting, City Administrator Brad Swenson said...
November 23, 2014 - 12:00am
November 22, 2014
Wadena City Council notebook - Nov. 20 edition
Clocking in at under 90 minutes, the first Wadena City Council meeting following an election that ousted the incumbent mayor and two council...
November 22, 2014 - 12:00am
November 5, 2014
There'll be a new mayor in town
It's time for new blood on the Wadena City Council. That's the message voters sent Tuesday, ousting eight-term Mayor Wayne Wolden along with...
November 5, 2014 - 2:10am
November 1, 2014
Two compete in special election for two-year Wadena City Council seat
When Councilman Brian Hillesland resigned in July because he was building a home outside of city limits, the city called a special election for...
November 1, 2014 - 12:00am
Five vie for two four-year Wadena City Council seats
Five candidates are asking voters to elect them Nov. 4 to four-year terms on the Wadena City Council, but only two will take office in January. Incumbents...
November 1, 2014 - 12:00am
October 26, 2014
Wadena City Council roundup
It's a perennial nuisance for city crews: When cars remain parked on the street after the snow falls, they're forced to plow around them. "It's...
October 26, 2014 - 12:00am
May 29, 2014
Dispute leads to kennel ordinance changes
A backyard fence separates Carmen Robinson's property from the Wadena County Humane Society animal shelter. When the dogs are let out to relieve...
May 29, 2014 - 12:00am
May 23, 2014
City council tightens dog ordinance
Rescued dogs enjoy the outdoors Thursday night at the Wadena County Humane Society, two days after the Wadena City Council affirmed a requirement...
May 23, 2014 - 12:11pm
May 3, 2014
Airport improvements planned
While the Wadena City Council spent most of its special meeting Monday discussing the southeast infrastructure project, it also approved an engineering agreement for airport improvements and set a hearing for public input on a tax abatement proposal that aims to spur development of...
May 3, 2014 - 12:00am
May 1, 2014
Council moves toward truck route, narrowing some streets
Knowing the impact of their decisions will reverberate for decades, Wadena city leaders spent nearly two hours Monday closely examining the upcoming...
May 1, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Wadena Board hears city's redevelopment proposal for tornado lots
Wadena commissioners heard a proposal from the city of Wadena at the April 15 board meeting that has been in the works for several months. The city wants to provide opportunities for people to build residential housing on the 29 lots in the southwest section of the city, left vacant...
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Members approve wellness center bids, advance TIF request
Wadena City Council whisked through the agenda at its April 8 meeting, unanimously approving the final wellness center construction bids and...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am