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Highway 10 project included in bonding bill request
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Missing 27-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Wadena County wanted - Feb. 15 edition
Blood drive nets 124 units
Inspiration on the mat: Female varsity wrestler Bel Snyder sets herself apart with work ethic
Wolverines open Section 6A playoffs with familiar foe
Breckenridge edges out Wadena-DC
Volkmann hits milestone in defeat against Menahga
Hawley earns section win over Wadena-DC
Lyle Byron Oja
Jerome H. Hunke
Arlo Ray Kneeland
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
TCHC awarded grant for opioid management program
47 retail stores closing as parent company struggles with debt, slumping sales
TCHC's February Festival of Health slated for Feb. 3
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
Schedule for for WDC Community Education classes/bus trips
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
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
Letter: Wadena man gets anonymous letter in the mail
Veterans: Death confirmation and separation pay procedures updated
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Editorial: So everybody is poor here in Wadena, now what?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
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
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Crown College announces dean's list
June 24, 2017
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Park Rapids Area Community Band performs June 30 The Park Rapids Area Community Band will perform Friday, June 30 at the Spirit Lake beach from 7-9 p.m. Featured will be trumpet soloist Dr. Tom Strait. The performance of part of the 2017 summer concert series. Admittance is free....
June 24, 2017 - 8:15am
June 23, 2017
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
The Wadena County fair began Wednesday night and will run through Saturday evening. Visitors near and far enjoyed the carnival games and rides...
June 23, 2017 - 2:10pm
June 16, 2017
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
Paint in the Park event June 16
June 16, 2017 - 10:18am
June 12, 2017
New York Mills author releases memoir
Minnesota: North Star Press released Hundred Miles to Nowhere: An Unlikely Love Story by New York City performing songwriter-turned-rural-writer...
June 12, 2017 - 6:06pm
June 9, 2017
Entertainment briefs - June 8 edition
Motley June Fest set for June 17 The Staples Motley Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding Motley June Fest in Motley on June 17. The festival is being held in conjunction with the longest running Morrison County Fair.
June 9, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 6, 2017
Author, Colin Mustful to speak at Wadena County Museum June 15
Colin Mustful, the author of several historical novels, will speak at the Wadena County Museum on Thursday, June 15 from Noon to 1:00 p.m. as part of the Wadena County Historical Society’s Minnesota Voices program. Colin has recently compiled his research into one comprehensive...
June 6, 2017 - 4:18pm
An Open Book hosting a Corner Confessions reading and signing June 12
Kiersten Hall, author of "Corner Confessions," will be at An Open Book Monday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. Hall will do a reading from the book and will be signing copies. A few of the stories in the book are from real people although the names and particulars have been changed. The other...
June 6, 2017 - 4:15pm
Author Landvick signs books in Wadena June 10
Author Lorna Landvick will discuss and sign her latest book, "Once in a Blue Moon Lodge" at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 10, as part of the Book Ends Monthly Series at The Uptown in Wadena. Books will be for sale from An Open Book.
June 6, 2017 - 3:32pm
June 2, 2017
Summer reading program kicks off with raptor show
The raptor program is coming to the WDC Elementary School gym on Monday, June 5 at 2 p.m. and is sponsored by the Wadena City Library. One will see birds of prey, including a majestic bald eagle. It is the library's kickoff to the annual Summer Reading Program, which is free for the...
June 2, 2017 - 6:08pm
May 21, 2017
Registration for community events open
Several community education classes are now open for registration. All classes are now pre-register. Please contact Raina if you want to attend a class. If you are interested in teaching a class or have a suggestion for a class for future brochures please contact Raina Connor at rconnor...
May 21, 2017 - 11:35am
May 19, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
Jaakola presents on Ojibwe-Anishinaabe culture May 25 Join Lyz Jaakola at the Wadena City Library on Thursday, May 25 at 6 p.m. Jaakola will be providing a program on the importance of music and its value in the Ojibwe-Anishinaabe culture. She will be performing a variety of traditional...
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 11, 2017
'Made in Minnesota'
On Saturday, May 13, the Pequot Lakes Library will host 25 Minnesota authors for "Made in Minnesota: A Celebration of Local Authors." Community members will be able to meet the authors and purchase signed copies of their books from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and there will be an author-hosted...
May 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 10, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Scheer to speak about apples at Wadena County Museum May 18 The next Minnesota Voices program will be held May 18 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. This month's guest is Kent Scheer, local grower and owner of Green Island. Scheer has recently produced a booklet called...
May 10, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 9, 2017
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announced the four finalists from the essay contest portion of the 25th annual Great American Think-Off. These four individuals each win $500 and a trip to New York Mills in June for the debate.
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 6, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 4 edition
Timothy Berry and Urban Flavor Band performs May 5 Timothy Berry and the Urban Flavor band will hold a concert Friday, May 5 at 7 p.m. at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium. The band performs a variety of Afro-Cuban, Salsa, Mambo and Soul music. Admission is free. The event is sponsored...
May 6, 2017 - 5:14pm