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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
February 7, 2019
Winter Weather: Area closings announced today
Due to hazardous road conditions, some closures have been announced in the area. • Some Tri-County Health Care clinics are closing. So far, the Henning clinic will be closed all day today, and the Ottertail clinic will close at noon. • Wadena-Deer Creek Schools are closed today...
February 7, 2019 - 11:29am
December 26, 2018
City of Wadena is awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to city of Wadena by Government Finance Officers Association...
December 26, 2018 - 12:04pm
December 23, 2018
Update: Fire destroys two Perham businesses in early morning fire
Early Sunday morning fire erupted from Suds Tavern in downtown Perham. The start of Christmas vacation for many was interrupted by an inferno...
December 23, 2018 - 4:19pm
December 20, 2018
New economic project aims to help Wadena County businesses
Retaining and expanding existing businesses is a crucial part of economic development in any community. That's why all Wadena County cities got on board for a new initiative starting soon.
December 20, 2018 - 5:15pm
November 30, 2018
Fighting back: Local retailers step up their game as online shopping gives them a run for their money
Editor's note: There is an old saying in the newspaper industry of: "You give power to that on which you shine the light." We, at this newspaper,...
November 30, 2018 - 8:03am
Business in Wadena: Brick and mortar looks to do what online can't
Wadena's historic commercial district is being considered for listing on the National Register of Historic Places thanks to its nearly unchanged...
November 30, 2018 - 8:00am
November 23, 2018
Our goals with this Bricks and Clicks series
JCPenney. Herberger's. Target. They started dropping off like flies throughout the lakes area. But when Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes...
November 23, 2018 - 8:02am
The fight for your dollar
EDITOR'S NOTE: We are lucky to be living in communities where retail districts are still strong and vibrant; however, we cannot pretend that...
November 23, 2018 - 8:00am
November 6, 2018
Local father-son farmers get Water Quality Certified
Andy Dombeck and his father, Mike Dombeck, are both conservation farmers who want to protect the land and water for future generations. As one...
November 6, 2018 - 8:48am
April 17, 2018
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Abby Pettit and her family had been vacationing in Mexico and were getting ready to catch their weekend flight back to Minnesota when they got...
April 17, 2018 - 2:55pm
February 14, 2018
Sour taste: Duluth could tighten down on sales of flavored tobacco products
DULUTH — The Duluth City Council on Monday, Feb. 12, will decide whether to place new restrictions on where menthol cigarettes and other...
February 14, 2018 - 9:51am
October 16, 2017
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Shrimp, wine and hemp. Minnesota farmers are more likely to grow commodity crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, but some people aren't satisfied...
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
October 9, 2017
In national BBQ competition, Minn. family takes 7th in pork ribs, 29th overall
BENTONVILL, Ark. —The Dobosenski family took seventh in the pork ribs category in the Sam's Club National Pro BBQ Tour Saturday, Oct. 7, and...
October 9, 2017 - 1:21pm
July 2, 2017
Labor group urges support for Line 3 project
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The connection between petroleum and the economy, pipeline industry standards and employment opportunities were the themes...
July 2, 2017 - 9:45am
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am