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November 21, 2018
Wadena and Verndale Fire Departments were on scene, knocking down a fire from several sides of a machine shed Wednesday afternoon at 17224 110th Street, just southeast of Verndale.
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Crews fight pole shed fire near Verndale
14 hours 30 min ago
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Rodney Rychner is new full-time Wadena patrol officer
17 hours 30 min ago
Volunteers preparing to move donated goods.
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Empty Stocking Fund moves to new location
20 hours 46 min ago
November 16, 2018
The grand opening of the All Divas Boutique was Nov. 10 in Wadena. Staff and family members of the new business are Randy and Chasity Peterson, and daughters Emma Peterson (from left), Tatiana Bercail (foreign exchange student from Brazil) and Sarah Hanna.
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All Around Divas Boutique opens in Wadena
November 16, 2018 - 9:14am
November 14, 2018
Community Calendar
November 14, 2018 - 4:34pm
Students attending the WDC Veterans Day program.
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SSG Dunbar, students honor veterans at WDC program
November 14, 2018 - 10:35am
November 12, 2018
New Long Prairie Sanitation trash receptacles recently arrived in Wadena and are prepared to be delivered.
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Long Prairie Sanitation buys out City Dray in Wadena
November 12, 2018 - 12:04pm
November 6, 2018
Marion Hansen checks over ballots at the Wadena County Courthouse election night as other election staff wait to report results.
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Polls Closed: Wadena County election staff say turnout was strong in midterm election
November 6, 2018 - 10:28pm
Conservation farmer Andy Dombeck, center, receives his Water Quality Certification sign from Darren Newville, left, of the East Otter Tail and Wadena Soil and Water Conservation Districts, and Jim Lahn, right, the area certification specialist for the water quality program. (Submitted Photo)
Local father-son farmers get Water Quality Certified
November 6, 2018 - 8:48am
November 4, 2018
Governor's Task Force on Broadband releases final annual report
November 4, 2018 - 12:04pm
November 2, 2018
Your letters: Voting continues at Maslowski
November 2, 2018 - 9:41am
Bob Tubandt has sold Lyle's Shoe Store in Wadena after working there for 58 years. He's owned the store 40 years and said quality staff providing quality customer service have kept people coming back all these years.
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Tubandt leaving shoe biz: 58 years was long enough for boxing hall of famer
November 2, 2018 - 8:48am
October 24, 2018
The annual WDC Monster Run in 2016 had more than 120 entrants, many wearing costumes. The WDC track and field team helps put on the race. The race returns to the school this year. Submitted photo
Area Halloween fun and fall festivities
October 24, 2018 - 5:15pm
Mary Phillipe, executive director of United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties, talks about ways United Way helps keep money in the community it serves.
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United Way asks you to "Give Where You Live"
September 24, 2018 - 9:14am
September 18, 2018
The Wadena Veterans Memorial includes walls of names of veterans who have passed. Over 5,000 names cover the walls, and more are engraved on pavers and benches around the park. A fundraiser is planned for the park Sept. 22 to raise money for further additions there.
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Veterans Memorial Park fundraiser Sept. 22
September 18, 2018 - 8:37am