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Living history: Wadena Bottling Co. sold to Madison, Wisconsin firm
Running for safety
Police Scanner - May 18 edition
FFA hosts pie social
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
W-DC softball comes to a close
W-DC splits a doubleheader with OTC,Menahga
Wadena-Deer Creek shooters compete in first ever Mid-State Conference meet
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
Birth announcements - May 11 edition
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
Wadena City Council
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
April 17, 2014
Wadena approves automatic fire mutual aid
Multiple departments will soon be automatically dispatched to all structure fires in the Wadena County. After tabling the measure since January, the Wadena City Council voted unanimously April 8 to become the final municipality to join a countywide automatic fire mutual aid agreement....
April 17, 2014 - 12:00am