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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Charlotte L. Robbins
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
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
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
government and politics
April 12, 2018
Rep points out benefits of new voting system
KnowInk Regional Sales Representative Mike Frericks gave Wadena County election judges, city clerks and the general public insights into the...
April 12, 2018 - 1:52pm
March 28, 2018
VP Pence in Minn: 'We're just getting started'
MINNEAPOLIS -- Vice President Mike Pence rallied Minnesota Republicans gathered in Minneapolis on Wednesday by touting the recently passed tax...
March 28, 2018 - 9:46pm
Minn. legislator apologizes for posts about Florida student protesters
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, issued an apology Wednesday for a series of Facebook posts that appeared to compare...
March 28, 2018 - 6:13pm
Commissioners vote to offer Odden coordinator position
Ryan Odden was a unanimous choice Tuesday for a part-time position as Wadena County Coordinator by the Board of Commissioners. The five-man board...
March 28, 2018 - 8:49am
March 25, 2018
DFL Endorses Northbird and Branden to run in House Districts 2A and 2B
Two candidates, both with Native American lineage, were endorsed to run for the Minnesota House of Representatives during the 2018 Senate District...
March 25, 2018 - 8:01am
March 22, 2018
City council votes to hold closed meeting April 3
The Wadena City Council made plans at the end of their March 13 session to hold a closed meeting on the question of purchasing a parking lot in downtown Wadena. The decision to set up a 5 p.m. closed meeting April 3 in the council chambers came after several downtown businesses asked...
March 22, 2018 - 8:39am
March 21, 2018
Wadena County Board: Human Services restructuring, handling more child welfare intakes
Wadena County Human Services will be undergoing internal restructuring, according to Human Services Director Tanya Lesky.
March 21, 2018 - 9:55am
March 15, 2018
Adolphson, Huebsch leaving Wadena County positions
The Board of Commissioners learned Tuesday that Assistant County Highway Engineer Jeff Adolphson and Transit Director Jake Huebsch will be leaving their positions with Wadena County in April. Adolphson has been with the county for 11 years. He will be taking a position as Hubbard...
March 15, 2018 - 9:57am
County purchasing five pieces of highway equipment
Ryan Odden's request for five new pieces of equipment for the Wadena County Highway Department all received approval Tuesday from the Board of...
March 15, 2018 - 9:57am
March 14, 2018
Commission on judicial selection recommends Seventh Judicial District candidates to Governor Dayton
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending six candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the four current vacancies in Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District. These vacancies will occur upon the retirements of the Honorable Steven J....
March 14, 2018 - 8:54am
March 8, 2018
Todd County DFL caucus meets March 11
The 2018 Todd County DFL Convention will be held on Sunday, March 11. The meeting will take place at the Hewitt Community Center, located at 512 Wisconsin St, Hewitt. A full meal will be available starting at 12:30 p.m., prepared and served by the Hewitt Lions Club at a cost of $12....
March 8, 2018 - 9:06am
February 28, 2018
A potential for protests: Sheriff's office taking steps in case DAPL-type protests come to area
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The potential for pipeline protests in Bemidji, Minn., similar to the Dakota Access Pipeline protests in North Dakota has led the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office and other agencies to prepare in advance. On Tuesday, Feb. 20, Sheriff Phil Hodapp asked the Beltrami...
February 28, 2018 - 11:38am
February 20, 2018
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
ST. PAUL—Before the most recent mass school shooting in Florida, the gun control group known as Minnesota Moms Demand Action expected about...
February 20, 2018 - 7:46pm
February 19, 2018
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers will be drawn into a gun debate that has blossomed since last week's Florida school shooting that left 17...
February 19, 2018 - 3:03pm
February 15, 2018
Wadena County board approves four Public Health proposals
With board chair Sheldon Monson absent due to illness, the Wadena County Board of Commissioners approved four agenda items dealing with Public Health at its Tuesday meeting. Public Health Director Cindy Pederson put the agenda in play before Vice Chairman Bill Stearns with a presentation...
February 15, 2018 - 9:30am