Skip to main content
Perham woman hurt in rollover crash in slippery conditions
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
Gov. Walz's budget would fund prison security upgrades, about 125 more corrections officers
Verndale awarded $3.7M in funds for water improvements
Wadena County Commission: Board backs off overpayment investigation due to high cost, redundancy
The first signs of spring: Twins preparing to open 2019 spring training season
What does it take to score 100 goals in high school? Wadena's Max Phillips knows.
Wadena-DC boys hockey opens Section 6A playoffs at home
25th annual Rhythmette Review shows off skills of young and old
Barnesville takes down Wadena-DC
Dwight Eugene Ward
Margaret Catherine Henry
Lloyd "Sonny" Scheiding, Jr.
Property Transfers: Feb 11
An ice fishing sensation is now built in Verndale
Operation Round Up supports local organizations
Property Transfers for week of Feb. 2
Implementing the new farm bill: Government shutdown slows process
Let your voice be heard with the Northern Lights Chorale
WDC One-Act to perform 'Tracks' Friday
Poet Laura Hansen visits BookEnds Feb. 9
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
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
Commentary: Life's better with pets
Veteran Services: 100 percent disabled vets now authorized military space "A" travel
Your Letters: Support regenerative agriculture
Ask a Trooper: What do you think about raising speed limits?
Your Letters: Make E15 a reality
Central Minnesota family makes world's largest spinning ice disc
DNR invites public to apply for new deer advisory committee
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Thank You Notice
Finlin Maze Bruce
January 17, 2019
Community calendar- Jan. 17 edition
Thursday, Jan. 17 MOPS (Mothers of preschoolers) meet, 9 - 11 a.m., first and third Thursdays of the month, Wadena Alliance Church. Friday, Jan. 18 The WDC and Crookston dance teams will be dancing for entertainment at halftime of the WDC boys basketball vs. Crookston game on Jan....
January 17, 2019 - 4:07pm
January 16, 2019
Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors
A donation shortfall over the winter holidays is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to...
January 16, 2019 - 1:26pm
January 15, 2019
EMT-Basic course offered at Tri-County Health Care
The Tri-County Health Care Emergency Medical Services will host an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic course beginning Monday, Jan. 28, through May 4. It will be held Monday and Thursday nights, with some Saturdays possible, from 6 - 10 p.m. at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
January 15, 2019 - 8:48am
January 10, 2019
Parents Who Have Lost a Child Support Group meets Jan. 14
Tri-County Health Care's monthly Parents Who Have Lost a Child Support Group, which helps area residents affected by the loss of a child, will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Wadena. Whether the child was lost to miscarriage, stillbirth, cancer, suicide...
January 10, 2019 - 12:27pm
Adult survivors of suicide loss support group meets Jan. 15
Tri-County Health Care's monthly Adult Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group, which helps area residents affected by suicide, will meet from 6:30 - 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, in the Wesley Conference Room at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
January 10, 2019 - 7:23am
January 9, 2019
2019 Great American Think-Off question addresses voting
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is pleased to announce the 2019 Great American Think-Off question: "To vote or not to vote: does it matter?"...
January 9, 2019 - 11:26am
January 7, 2019
Memory Loss Support Group for Caregivers meets Jan. 10
Tri-County Health Care and the National Alzheimer's Association will host the next Memory Loss Support Group for Caregivers meeting at 2:30 p.m on Thursday, Jan. 10, in the Wesley Conference Room in the lower level of Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. This support group seeks to show...
January 7, 2019 - 8:48am
December 26, 2018
Holiday voices vary in local event
Spectators gathered around a small staging area in the commons area of the Wadena Historical Society. The cozy setting was saturated with Christmas...
December 26, 2018 - 10:18am
Calendar- Week of Dec. 27
Thursday, Dec. 27 Free Community Dinner at St. Ann's Catholic Church from 4:30-6 p.m. Serving hamburger gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, buns, bars and beverage. Rides provided by Friendly Rider. This group meets monthly on the last Thursday of the month, 1:30 p.m. at...
December 26, 2018 - 7:56am
December 19, 2018
39 local kids shop with Heroes
Kids arrived at Walmart in Wadena Thursday, Dec. 13 to accompany a hero of their choice on an all expenses paid shopping trip in the annual Shop...
December 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
Calendar- Week of Dec. 20
Thursday, Dec. 20 Wadena Senior Center Christmas Party. Moms Together meet, 9 - 11 a.m., first and third Thursdays of the month, Wadena Alliance Church. Sunday, Dec. 23 Southbrook Baptist Church has a Kids' Christmas play program followed by a Christmas message at 10:30 a.m. Christmas...
December 19, 2018 - 12:04pm
December 17, 2018
FCCLAers come to the rescue with Super Hero dance
Wadena-Deer Creek Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America planned and carried out a Super Hero Dance at the Deer Creek Community Center...
December 17, 2018 - 7:08am
December 16, 2018
Wadena Historical Society will host Holiday Voices Program
Holiday voices will celebrate the season of giving on Thursday, Dec. 20, at the Wadena County Museum. The talent program will take place from noon to 1 p.m. Holiday Voices is the final Minnesota Voices program of 2018 and includes a series of free programs from the Wadena County Historical...
December 16, 2018 - 5:15pm
December 12, 2018
Wadena Historical Society hosts BookEnds in 2019
BookEnds is a monthly event that connects readers and writers. It meets the second Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. at the Uptown, located at 224 Jefferson St. South. BookEnds is a casual interview with a visiting author led by a moderator. Jerry Mevissen has been the moderator...
December 12, 2018 - 12:28pm
Benefit and silent auction for Borntreger family
A benefit and silent auction for the Borntreger family will be held from 4-7 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Deer Creek Community Center. Vernon Borntreger...
December 12, 2018 - 6:10am