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Verndale awarded $3.7M in funds for water improvements
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
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
Elizabeth Beatrice Hedlund
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
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
March 10, 2018
Jan Smith as Amelia Bloomers at Wadena County Museum March 15
In celebration of Women's History Month, the Wadena County Museum will present Jan Smith as Amelia Bloomer on Thursday, March 15 from noon to...
March 10, 2018 - 12:54pm
December 6, 2017
Photo Contest, Picturing the Good Life, has website up and running
"Picturing the Good Life" is the theme of a new photo contest that is accepting photographs and short videos of the Wadena area. This collection of images will be used for promoting our region to others. The link to the complete contest guidelines and a place where photos and videos...
December 6, 2017 - 5:56pm
October 21, 2017
'Picturing the Good Life'
Local shutterbugs have a chance to hone their skills while earning prize money and promoting the Wadena region through a new photo contest, "Picturing...
October 21, 2017 - 11:03am
October 20, 2017
Diggin' the history
Railroads and farming may be what most people think of when it comes to the economic history of the Wadena area, but before those industries...
October 20, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 16, 2017
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
June 30, 2017
Entertainment briefs - June 29 edition
Wadena County Historical Society receives grant to present "Voices From Ellis Island" The Five Wings Arts Council has awarded a grant to the Wadena County Historical Society to present Pippa White's one-woman play about Ellis Island on Oct. 6 at the Robertson Theatre in Wadena.
June 30, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 14, 2016
Downtown Wadena being evaluated for inclusion on National Register
Downtown Wadena is being evaluated to determine whether it could qualify for the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district....
October 14, 2016 - 12:08am
October 24, 2015
Historical society to apply for downtown study
Wadena's downtown commercial district could potentially be eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. Last year, Wadena...
October 24, 2015 - 12:10am
March 31, 2015
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
One of the oldest (in 1903) and most reliable real estate offices in Wadena is Murray's land office. It was established in 1885 by Mr. Asher Murray. Murray is the largest holder of real estate in this section of the state and by early evincing great faith the future of this country...
March 31, 2015 - 12:10am