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two-vehicle crash leads to life threatening injuries
Keeping kids safe in Wadena, Vernadale schools
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State officials fear court ruling will let sex offenders go free too soon
M State awarding 810 degrees in upcoming ceremonies
Wadena-DC relay team qualifies for Hamline Elite Meet
Wolverines run away with Frostbite Invitational
Wolverines tee off in Detroit Lakes
Wadena-DC softball splits with Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale
Wolverines open with road victory
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
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TCHC introduces foot care clinics
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Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
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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
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Veterans: VA Compensation/Care for Project 112/SHAD
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Jerry and Irene Baron
August 2, 2017
Picturing the Good Life in Wadena
The Wadena Area Chamber of Commerce has been awarded a grant in the amount of $8,000 from Region 5 Branding Project funded by the National Joint Powers Alliance. The grant "Picturing the Good Life" will fund the creation of images that portray "The Good Life" in the Wadena area.
August 2, 2017 - 5:29pm
May 13, 2017
News briefs - may 11 edition
Adult Survivors of Suicide Loss support group set for May 16 Tri-County Health Care has an "Adult Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group" to help those in the area affected by suicide. The monthly support group will meet on Tuesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room...
May 13, 2017 - 11:33am
April 1, 2017
Entertainment briefs - March 30 edition
Celebrate National Poetry Month on April 20 The Wadena County Historical Society invites area poets to submit an original poem to be selected...
April 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 10, 2016
News briefs - Oct. 6 edition
Celiac disease support group meeting set for Oct. 10 A support group for people with Celiac disease will be held Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. in the Wadena Alliance Church dining room, 1428 S. Jefferson Street, Wadena.
October 10, 2016 - 12:08am
August 6, 2016
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 4 edition
Cultural Center hosts artist talk and book signing Aug. 7 The Cultural Center's August 2016 Artist of the Month, Jon Solinger, will share photographs and stories from his book, Working Land, in a free Artist Talk and Book Signing on Sunday, Aug. 7 at 6 p.m. at the Cultural Center...
August 6, 2016 - 8:15am
June 10, 2016
Entertainment briefs - June 9 edition
Author Calhoun to speak June 12 about General McNair
June 10, 2016 - 12:10am
April 2, 2016
Entertainment briefs - March 31 edition
Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band performs April 8 Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band will perform at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m. The Soul Drums Band presents a musical journey that explores music and instruments based in West African and Caribbean...
April 2, 2016 - 12:08am
Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band performs April 8
Timothy Berry and the Soul Drums Band will perform at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium at 7 p.m. Friday, April 8. The Soul Drums Band presents...
April 2, 2016 - 12:08am
February 12, 2016
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 11 edition
Museum and Madhatters present Living History Day Feb. 20 The third annual Living History Day will be held this year on Saturday, Feb. 20 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. The highlight of the afternoon will be hands-on activities for all ages by costumed interpreters...
February 12, 2016 - 12:08am
December 23, 2015
WCHS awarded grant to Conduct National Register Property Evaluation for Wadena
The Wadena County Historical Society has been awarded a grant of $9,249 from the Minnesota Historical Society. The grant will provide funds to hire a historian to prepare an evaluation of Wadena's downtown commercial district in order to determine if it might be eligible for inclusion...
December 23, 2015 - 12:10am
December 21, 2015
Historical Society hosts annual holiday tea
December 21, 2015 - 12:10am
October 23, 2015
News briefs - Oct. 22 edition
Wadena County Historical Society receives small project grant from Five Wings Arts Council Five Wings Arts Council has recently approved a small project grant in the amount of $1,000 for the Wadena County Historical Society. The grant will help to support a program by dancer Christopher...
October 23, 2015 - 12:08am
September 11, 2015
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 10 edition
Archaeologists present "Daily Life in the Fur Trade Era" Sept. 12 at WCHS "What was life like, back then?" This simple question is one that archaeologists are always trying to answer. On Saturday, Sept. 12, two archaeologists from the University of Minnesota will give a presentation...
September 11, 2015 - 12:10am
Entertainment briefs - July 9 edition
Opening reception for "Minnesota Homefront" July 12 features Dale Blanshan The Wadena County Historical Society is honored to present "Minnesota Homefront, World War II," a traveling exhibit that explores the accomplishments, sacrifices, disappointments and challenges that have...
July 11, 2015 - 12:08am
June 30, 2015
County fairgrounds located in Wadena
The county fairgrounds are located in Wadena village, on land convenient to the business district. The total investment in the fair grounds and buildings is approximately $20,000 There is a splendid half mile race track, shooting grounds, baseball park and a commodious and substantial...
June 30, 2015 - 12:08am