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UPDATE: Individual found deceased in Menahga home fire is identified
WDC FCCLA members visit the Minnesota State Capitol
$1.9 million solution moving forward for drainage at fairgrounds
3 people dead, officer shot in Nevis
Wadena County Court Report - Jan. 23 - Feb. 10
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
Wolverines take home finale
Wolverines open postseason with Barnesville
Margaret Catherine Henry
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
As good as 'Pure Gold': Pure Gold Nutrition owner seeing high volume of health-driven customers
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
Your Letters: Make E15 a reality
Veteran Services: Free urns for veterans
Ask a Trooper: If I'm stopped at an intersection, do I still pull over?
Your Letters: You helped children in poverty
Your Letters: Stand up for the innocent
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
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Humphrey performs Sept. 23 at Cultural Center The Cultural Center in New York Mills kicks off its fall concert series with musician Annie Humphrey plus special guests, The Long Hairz Collective, on Saturday, Sept. 23. Humphrey opened the tour for her new album release, The Beast and...
September 16, 2017 - 9:10am
Pageant Brings together Local Children, Regional Artists, and Two Communities
The Kalevala Puppet Pageant, with two weeks of workshops for kids, is wrapping up this week. Workshops in puppet-building, stilting, and puppetry continue through Friday, Aug. 18, culminating in two performances in New York Mills and Perham. The show, entitled Väinämöinen and the...
August 16, 2017 - 9:06am
August 4, 2017
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 3 edition
Through A Child's Eyes exhibit Opens Aug. 2 An original exhibit, Through A Child's Eyes, opens in the gallery at the Cultural Center in New York Mills on Wednesday, Aug. 2. The exhibition presents the work of two regional artists, Alice Blessing of Bemidji, MN and Renee Danz of Fargo,...
August 4, 2017 - 6:17pm
July 9, 2017
'Art in Your Park' for kids returns to New York Mills
Another summer is in full swing, parents are wishing for school and the Cultural Center in New York Mills offers a free summer program for children looking for something to do. Art In Your Park has been a successful community public art opportunity for the several summers and this...
July 9, 2017 - 8:15am
May 19, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
Jaakola presents on Ojibwe-Anishinaabe culture May 25 Join Lyz Jaakola at the Wadena City Library on Thursday, May 25 at 6 p.m. Jaakola will be providing a program on the importance of music and its value in the Ojibwe-Anishinaabe culture. She will be performing a variety of traditional...
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 10, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Scheer to speak about apples at Wadena County Museum May 18 The next Minnesota Voices program will be held May 18 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. This month's guest is Kent Scheer, local grower and owner of Green Island. Scheer has recently produced a booklet called...
May 10, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 9, 2017
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announced the four finalists from the essay contest portion of the 25th annual Great American Think-Off. These four individuals each win $500 and a trip to New York Mills in June for the debate.
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 3, 2017
Center hosts annual garden party fundraiser and auction
Every year the Cultural Center in New York Mills hosts a springtime Garden Party to raise funds for year-round programming. This year the festivities fall on Friday, May 5 - Cinco de Mayo - from 6-8 p.m. At the event, attendees can expect a variety of fun fundraising activities. All...
May 3, 2017 - 8:43am
March 16, 2017
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is honoring the work of women in arts and advocacy with a gallery exhibit, Women Are the World. This show presents work by Nebraska artist, Jennifer Bockerman; Minnesota artist, Jennifer Chilstrom; Mexican artist, Susana del Rosario; Northern...
March 16, 2017 - 9:53am
March 10, 2017
Entertainment briefs - March 9 edition
Great American Think-Off essay deadline April 1 The 2017 Great American Think-Off question is "Has the 2016 election changed our perception of truth?" and armchair philosophers from across the nation are invited to pick a side and defend it in a 750-word essay, which must be submitted...
March 10, 2017 - 4:45pm
February 18, 2017
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Center hosts self-care session set for Feb. 25 The Cultural Center offers a Mini Retreat led by Tamara Moore on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 9 a.m....
February 18, 2017 - 8:15am
December 17, 2016
Mini concerts build the Longest Night Music Festival
In celebration of the Winter Solstice, the Cultural Center in New York Mills, presents its annual Longest Night Musical Festival at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21. Featuring music by several local and regional musicians, the festival promises to appeal to a wide array of music-lovers....
December 17, 2016 - 12:10am
November 27, 2016
'Book as Art'
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announces its new gallery show, "Book as Art," which is open now, and seeks old books from the public to...
November 27, 2016 - 12:10am
November 16, 2016
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 17 edition
Center offers concert and free workshop Nov. 17 Surrounded by the "Book as Art" gallery exhibit at the Cultural Center, poet Brian Laidlaw offers a free songwriting workshop followed by a ticketed concert on Thursday, Nov. 17. Opening his public workshop to writers of all ages and...
November 16, 2016 - 9:12am
November 5, 2016
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 3 edition
Free events at An Open Book set for November The following are the upcoming free events at An Open Book. All events take place in the Community Room on the Lower Level of Jefferson Square unless otherwise noted. • Nov. 2, 4 p.m., Magic The Gathering Casual Play • Nov. 5, all day,...
November 5, 2016 - 12:10am