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Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Silverstreaks hand Wolverines 46-6 loss
Silverstreaks zip past Wolverines 7-0
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSCA Hall of Fame
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
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
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
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
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
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
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
August 13, 2016
Strong winds cause damage in parts of county
Straight line winds of at least 70 mph caused damage throughout parts of Wadena County early Thursday morning. The city of Menahga, Huntersville...
August 13, 2016 - 12:08am
August 4, 2016
Babe the Blue Ox in Brainerd topples during severe storms
BRAINERD, Minn.—A famed Minnesota attraction—known in folklore for its strength—toppled over during an overnight severe storm...
August 4, 2016 - 10:17am
July 21, 2016
'Dangerous' heat wave to cover region
A dangerous heat wave is stopping in for a visit. People from North Dakota to Louisiana this week will experience temperatures that feel like they are well in 100s, with heat watches and warnings common in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and points south.
July 21, 2016 - 12:08am
July 15, 2016
Heavy rain, storms blanket Wadena, central Minnesota
Storms continued across the region Monday night following a weekend of hail, strong winds and lots of rain. The National Weather Service issued...
July 15, 2016 - 12:08am
June 24, 2016
Powerful storms blow through Wadena area
Severe thunderstorms roared through central Minnesota Sunday night, starting in Wadena County and rushing through the Brainerd lakes area. Wadena...
June 24, 2016 - 12:08am
June 16, 2016
StormTRACKER Thursday Afternoon Webcast
June 16, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 6, 2016
Chasing storms a passion for Wadena man
Matt Koscielski has been interested in weather since he was a child. That interest led him to storm chasing, which has become a huge part of...
May 6, 2016 - 12:10am
March 23, 2016
Signs of spring appear as March predicted to be warmer than normal
Temperatures rose to the 60s over the weekend as people ventured outdoors to bask in the early spring weather. After 12 straight months of above-normal...
March 23, 2016 - 12:08am
February 1, 2016
It's official: 2015 warmest on record
The warmest year on Earth since records have been kept ended with the warmest month above average since records have been kept, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported last week. The agency confirmed its earlier expectation that 2015 was the warmest year since...
February 1, 2016 - 12:10am
January 14, 2016
Snow blowing through Thursday evening
January 14, 2016 - 3:58pm
January 7, 2016
Mild weather means cost savings for city, county
A relatively mild winter so far has resulted in savings for the city and county on plowing costs but with three months more of winter department heads warn that weather can be unpredictable. Wadena County Highway Engineer Ryan Odden said that right now, the county is probably three...
January 7, 2016 - 10:34am
December 20, 2015
The calm before the icy, cold storm
As snow falls and temperatures drop, weather warnings come across TV screens and radios, warning residents to hunker down when a big storm rolls...
December 20, 2015 - 12:10am
December 5, 2015
Wadena residents cleaning up after first snowfall
The first significant snowfall of the season hit the Wadena area Monday afternoon and overnight, bringing between two and seven inches of snow. Additional...
December 5, 2015 - 8:15am
September 16, 2015
El Nino promises warmer winter for region
Minnesota appears headed toward a balmier-than-normal winter thanks to an El Nino warming of the Pacific Ocean that scientists say may be the...
September 16, 2015 - 12:10am
July 25, 2015
'Nothing that can't be replaced'
Allen Trosen was doing his afternoon chores when he got the news July 12: Nasty weather that included high winds was rolling into parts of central...
July 25, 2015 - 12:10am