Skip to main content
Living History - Dec. 7 edition
Shelby to be guest author in December
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
The local royal: Eagle Bend's Kalie Wright crowned Miss Minnesota USA
Odden: Taves has been reviewing, signing documents
Late run propels Wadena-DC by Staples-Motley
Wolverines edged out by Border West
Lakes extend Prairie Centre's skid with OT win
Flyers snap Wadena-DC's winning streak
Schwartz, Alberts lead Parkers Prairie past Wadena-DC
Mary Ann Erckenbrack
Terrance L. Koep
Cindy L. Dickinson
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
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
M State choirs welcome the holiday season with 'Gloria'
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
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?
Can kids wear bike helmets in ATVs?
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
Time to drop the lines
Olivia Alaine Graham
Kahlani Jean Lynn Johnson
Leo Sylvester Bosh
Colter William Schmitz
Bianca Isadora Lorentz
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