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Wadena County Commission: Board backs off overpayment investigation due to high cost, redundancy
Green light: Hwy 10 reconstruction agreement approved
Authorities identify 2 deputies involved in Nevis shooting
Wadena City Council: Hot topics include warm houses, snow covered utilities
3 dead in north-central Minn. shooting, deputy wounded
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
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
Elizabeth Beatrice Hedlund
August 25, 2018
You are most like Christ when you are serving
With the NFL preseason underway, there's been a lot of talk revived under the heading, "Who is the GOAT — the Greatest Of All Time? Could Tom Brady be the GOAT? Is he better than Fran Tarkenton? Better than Joe Montana or Steve Young or Peyton Manning? Which metrics should be...
August 25, 2018 - 9:30am
August 19, 2018
Don't be distracted from your purpose
There is a story involving Yogi Berra, the well-known catcher for the New York Yankees, and Hank Aaron, who at that time was the chief power hitter for the Milwaukee Braves. The teams were playing in the World Series, and as usual Yogi was keeping up his ceaseless chatter, intended...
August 19, 2018 - 8:56am
August 15, 2018
St. John Lutheran Church holding VBS Aug. 19-23
St. John Lutheran Church in Wadena will host its annual Vacation Bible School titled, "Splash Canyon" Aug. 19-23 for ages 3 to 12 years old. A light meal will be served at 5:30 p.m. with activities from 6 - 8 p.m. Each evening will begin with a "Wild River" opening, followed by storytelling,...
August 15, 2018 - 9:06am
August 7, 2018
First Minnesota measles case of 2018 confirmed in Hennepin County child
ST. PAUL — Health officials have confirmed the first Minnesota case of measles in 2018 in a Hennepin County child. A 5-year-old who traveled...
August 7, 2018 - 2:13pm
July 16, 2018
Prayerfully, church plans a fresh start
The members of Joyful Spirit United Methodist Church certainly hope to be rejoicing together as a church body for many more years to come. These...
July 16, 2018 - 8:43am
July 12, 2018
Epicenter Church: New church taking root in downtown Wadena
A new church has formed in Wadena and has quickly grown as the lead pastor seeks a permanent place of worship. Robert Segovia started his first...
July 12, 2018 - 10:02am
June 30, 2018
Home alone, but at what age? Minnesota largely leaves it up to parents
MOORHEAD, Minn. — It's a popular time of year for kids to be home alone, but how long can Minnesota children be unattended? The state's...
June 30, 2018 - 2:29pm
June 28, 2018
Porta to preach July 1
Preacher Chuck Porta of Eden Prairie will be the guest speaker at The Old Country Church this Sunday, July 1 at the 10 a.m. service. Porta's in-depth messages are the true spiritual meat for believers. The church is located on County Road 6, a mile and a half east of the Leaf River...
June 28, 2018 - 9:06am
June 23, 2018
Jesus in the Chaos
How do we stay sane when the storms are raging, life is messy and scary and there are so many things demanding our attention? For some of us, it's those trials of life. Financial trials, physical ailments or illness, emotional and relational challenges. For some of us it's just busyness...
June 23, 2018 - 9:30am
June 17, 2018
LWML meeting set for June 18-20
The Lutheran Women's Missionary League of the Minnesota North District will be gathering June 18-20 in Bemidji to hold its 28th Biennial District Convention. The LWML is the official women's auxiliary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Registration begins at 11 a.m. Monday,...
June 17, 2018 - 9:06am
May 16, 2018
Minn. food blogger earns her spot on Food Network
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—Blogger and food writer Molly Yeh will be starring in food show premiering next month. The Food Network announced...
May 16, 2018 - 5:16pm
May 3, 2018
National Youth Gathering Fundraiser set for May 6
Support local youth who are going to the ELCA National Youth Gathering in Houston this summer by joining us at our Mexican-inspired meal. Free will offerings will be accepted. Food will be served from noon - 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 6 at Immanuel Lutheran Church.
May 3, 2018 - 8:51am
April 12, 2018
'Case For Christ' film showing April 15
On April 15, the movie "Case For Christ," the Lee Strobel story, will be shown at Wadena Alliance Church. The church is located at 1428 Jefferson Street S in Wadena. A dinner of sloppy joes will be served at 5 p.m., with the film showing after. This outreach event is a fundraiser...
April 12, 2018 - 9:57am
April 5, 2018
Porta to preach April 8
Preacher Chuck Porta of Eden Prairie will be the guest speaker this Sunday, April 8, at the Old Country Church in Leaf River Township. Visitors, especially those who desire a spiritual shot in the arm, are invited to attend. The service begins at 10 a.m. The church is located on Wadena...
April 5, 2018 - 9:06am
March 26, 2018
Logic led me to Christ
When I was a teen, I went through a journey of exploring spiritual thought. I wanted to make sure I was trusting in the right belief system. I appreciated the Christian upbringing of my parents, but I wanted to make sure I was investing my life in something I could know was correct,...
March 26, 2018 - 12:48pm