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Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Emergency Service Personnel Recognized for Dedication to their Communities
Living History: JCPenney sale license is extended
Hutson recognized with international teaching award
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
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
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
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
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
June 29, 2015
Wadena County Historical Society: Kids carnival
June 29, 2015 - 12:08am
June 25, 2015
Entertainment briefs - June 25 edition
Historic Jefferson Highway exhibit on display at Wadena County Fair An exhibit about the historic Jefferson Highway will be on display at the Wadena County Fair this week. Created by the Wadena County Historical Society, the exhibit explores the history of the hundred year old...
June 25, 2015 - 8:15am
May 22, 2015
News briefs - May 21 edition
Larry Mayer Memorial Scholarship deadline July 1 Students pursuing a career in radiology may apply for the Larry Mayer Memorial Scholarship offered by the Tri-County Health Care Foundation. The deadline for submitting an application is July 1. Two $500 scholarships will be awarded...
May 22, 2015 - 12:10am