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Buddy Bench designed to help students advocate for themselves
Hee-haw! Donkey basketball makes for fun evening at WDC School
Wadena opens Christmas season with Nativity lighting
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Wadena County wanted - Dec. 1 edition
Wolves overcome Wolverines 4-2
Ross, Wolverines topple Thunder 76-60
Tigers stop Blue Devils 3-0
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
December 15, 2014
TCHC works to improve coordination of care
On the road to her winter home in Arizona, Karen Korpi received a call with some bad news. A couple days earlier, after her doctor insisted,...
December 15, 2014 - 12:00am
November 29, 2014
TCHC hosts MNsure seminar Dec. 2
Tri-County Health Care invites you to a free informational seminar on Tuesday, Dec. 2, to learn more about MNsure, Minnesota's state operated marketplace for health insurance. This forum will be held at the WDC Memorial Auditorium from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
November 29, 2014 - 12:00am
November 25, 2014
Tri-County Hospital is Joint Commission 'top performer'
Tri-County Hospital has been named one of the nation's top performers for attaining and sustaining excellence in key quality measures by Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. The Top Performer program recognizes accredited hospitals...
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
November 10, 2014
Canceled due to weather: Tri-County Health Care’s diabetes support group
Nov. 10 — Tri-County Health Care’s monthly diabetes support group scheduled to meet today, Monday, November 10 at 3:30 p.m. has been canceled due to weather.
November 10, 2014 - 9:38am
November 9, 2014
Hundreds attend TCHC's Women's Day Out
More than 500 people participated in the 2014 Women's Day Out event at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School on Sunday. "I believe we met our goal to offer local women a special event that focuses just on them, the women of our communities," said Kathy Kleen, chief nursing officer...
November 9, 2014 - 12:00am
November 4, 2014
WDC receives second AED from TCHC Foundation
A Tri-County Health Care Foundation grant helped Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School purchase a second portable Automated External Defibrillator...
November 4, 2014 - 12:00am
September 15, 2014
Sepsis: The little known killer
Sitting in a recliner one night last February, Rhonda McManigle knew she was not alright. Her dogs sensed it, too, and their persistent concern prompted the rural Wadena woman to call a neighbor, who rushed her to the Tri-County Health Care emergency room. She had been there the...
September 15, 2014 - 12:00am
September 2, 2014
TCHC recognized for efforts to protect patients from influenza
Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) was among 180 hospitals and nursing homes from around the state recognized Aug. 21 by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) for achieving high influenza vaccination rates among the facility's employees during the 2013-14 flu season. More than 413...
September 2, 2014 - 12:00am
TCHC, public health team up for vaccination clinic
A Minnesota law strengthening vaccine requirements is set to take effect on Sept. 1, just as the new school year begins. Tri-County Health Care and Wadena County Public Health are teaming up to host an immunization clinic for area students entering the seventh grade, the age group...
August 2, 2014 - 12:00am
July 26, 2014
TCHC trains employees in aquatic therapy
Aquatic therapy changed Anna Hinkle's life. Paralyzed in a car accident, the Bertha native sought treatment at a warm water therapy pool,...
July 26, 2014 - 12:00am
July 13, 2014
TCHC plans to open Verndale clinic
Tri-County Health Care announced on Thursday it plans to open a family medicine clinic in downtown Verndale by the end of the year. The not-for-profit...
July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
June 23, 2014
TCHC designated as acute stroke-ready hospital
Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) has been designated by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) as an acute stroke-ready hospital, meaning that it has the infrastructure, technology, capability and training to care for acute strokes. The designation requires that a stroke-ready hospital...
June 23, 2014 - 12:00am
June 22, 2014
TCHC ambulance deployed to Menagha
To better serve patients on the northern edge of the county, Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) now stations one of its three ambulances in the Menahga...
June 22, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Birk shares stories with Men's Night Out crowd
There was a time when Matt Birk had a job lined up for himself on Wall Street. Having earned an economics degree from Harvard University,...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 14, 2014
TCHC adds walk-in service, extends clinic hours
The only access to any sort of after-hours medical treatment in Wadena has been at the Tri-County Health Care emergency room. That changed...
April 14, 2014 - 10:24am