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Police Blotter - May 10 - 16
$4 million project to start at close of school year
Wadena Crime Report
Wadena County recognizes May as Foster Care Appreciation Month
Hwy 10: Demo work nears completion
Wadena-DC blanks Perham in regular season finale
Big innings help Perham eliminate Wadena-DC
Wolverines take fourth at True Team Championships
Wadena-DC improves to 18-1 with extra inning win
Wadena-DC clinches Park Region Conference title
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gwenellyn "Gwen" Zeise
USDA reopens continuous CRP signup
General surgeon joins Tri-County Health Care team
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Wadena State Bank ranked as optimal bank in 2018
Madhatters presents Marjorie Prime next 2 weekends
Famous April Fools' Day pranks
Peltoniemi Brothers to perform March 16
Author to discuss "The Story of the Girl in Building C" at BookEnds March 9
Scandinavian musicians share craft of violin building
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
Your Letters: Unfit for office
Your Letters: Enjoying the new store location
Fetal alcohol syndrome is 100% preventable
Ask a Trooper: Secure your pet passengers
Other Opinion: Providing hope for Minnesotans with mental health issues
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Cold water: It might not mean slow fishing for opener
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
Hayes Jett Renner
Celebration of Life for Mary Pierce
Charles Herbert Carlson
government - politics
April 9, 2019
Otter Tail County seeks your input in long range planning
The public's input is needed to inform the Long-Range Strategic Plan for Otter Tail County. An online survey is available for the community to provide input to shape the planning process. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete and is available at: ottertailcountymn.us/LRSP...
April 9, 2019 - 4:12pm
Wadena gets nearly $700,000 for new industrial park
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has announced $1.69 million in infrastructure grants for projects in Greater Minnesota. The funding awarded from DEED's Greater Minnesota Business Development Public Infrastructure Grant Program was approved for the cities...
April 9, 2019 - 9:34am
April 4, 2019
Orange cone alert: MnDOT announces 221 construction projects coming this summer
ST. PAUL -- Buckle up, Minnesota. Construction season is on the way. The state Department of Transportation on Thursday, April 4, unveiled its...
April 4, 2019 - 11:58am
April 2, 2019
Wadena County Commission: Board shows support of hospital's USDA funds application
Tri-County Health Care recently requested support from area government agencies in their effort to apply for financial assistance from the U.S....
April 2, 2019 - 5:15pm
2020 Election: Secretary of State hears Wadena County election needs
Is it too early to be prepared for the 2020 elections, now just 20 months away? According to, Secretary of State Steve Simon, it may be getting...
April 2, 2019 - 9:47am
March 29, 2019
20-week abortion ban bill advances in Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL — A proposal to ban abortion 20 weeks after fertilization took another step forward in the Minnesota Legislature on Friday, March...
March 29, 2019 - 2:35pm
March 26, 2019
Wadena County Commission: Another 24,000 sandbags coming for flood prep
Wadena County Commissioners approved a 60 disaster declaration on March 19, due to impending flood water damage expected in the area. Along with...
March 26, 2019 - 11:39am
March 25, 2019
Wadena County Commission: Pearson recognized, paralegal job on hold
County staff and commissioners took a moment to recognize Wadena County Human Services employee Jordana Pearson during the regular county board...
March 25, 2019 - 6:38pm
March 21, 2019
Wadena County Board: Human Services group backs supervisors
Showing their support of the Wadena County Human Services supervisors, a group of Human Services staff filled seating within the county board...
March 21, 2019 - 9:04am
March 19, 2019
Wadena City Council: Work on business park to begin in summer
With businesses ready to move in, construction is set to begin on Wadena's Business Park after over 10 years of waiting. Council members approved...
March 19, 2019 - 6:02pm
Potential buyer eyes the Wadena County Fairgrounds
Who wants to buy it and what they want to do with it is not being revealed yet, but the possibility of the Wadena County Fairgrounds being sold...
March 19, 2019 - 4:03pm
March 15, 2019
MN Capitol Notebook: Recreational pot bill goes down, gun control and abortion measures force impasse
ST. PAUL -- Hopes for legalizing recreational marijuana in Minnesota came to a halt in a state Senate panel. Chasms emerged as gun control and...
March 15, 2019 - 12:28pm
North Country Food Bank requests one-time $25,000 donation
Surplus food from industry and farming in our region is often destined for the North Country Food Bank in Crookston. That food then spreads through...
March 15, 2019 - 8:48am
March 14, 2019
20-week abortion ban passes Minnesota Senate panel after emotional testimony
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota Senate panel on Thursday, March 14, voted to outlaw abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, paving the way for the proposal...
March 14, 2019 - 6:45pm
March 12, 2019
Wadena County police, sheriff staff reaffirm vote of no confidence in Human Services management
Almost exactly two years after a vote of no confidence in Wadena County Human Services management, police and sheriff staff of the county filled...
March 12, 2019 - 4:47pm