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Arvig seeks area students for annual essay contest
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-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
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
January 22, 2019
Carr's Convenience in Verndale closes
Carr's Convenience Store, a gas station and convenience store in Verndale has closed. A sign seen on the business doors on Monday, Jan. 21, stated...
January 22, 2019 - 4:33pm
December 7, 2018
Compete with online shopping? If you can't beat 'em, join 'em
Some organizations in the Wadena community are hoping to lend a hand to retail businesses in their efforts to compete with online shopping. What...
December 7, 2018 - 8:12am
Series on shopping: Changing things up
West Central Initiative, an organization that works to strengthen the economy in nine west-central Minnesota counties, has turned its attention...
December 7, 2018 - 8:04am
December 3, 2018
Santa sighting at Neighborhood Christmas Party
The Neighborhood Christmas Party at Merickel Ace Hardware brought out crowds for snacks, cookie decorating, Christmas crafts, barbecue sampling,...
December 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
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
November 23, 2018
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 2, 2018
Tubandt leaving shoe biz: 58 years was long enough for boxing hall of famer
For 63 years, people in need of shoes have stopped at Lyle's Shoes in Wadena, and the new owners hope that tradition continues, under the same...
November 2, 2018 - 8:48am
February 6, 2018
47 retail stores closing as parent company struggles with debt, slumping sales
Bon-Ton Stores Inc., which operates stores carrying names including Herberger’s, Younkers, Boston Store and others, plans to close 47 locations...
February 6, 2018 - 8:50am