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Property Transfers for week of Feb. 2
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St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
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Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
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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 13, 2018
United Way predicts budget shortfall without more help
The United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties is asking for help to meet their annual campaign goal. After an initial review the organization is predicting a budget shortfall of $88,000, according to a press release. The gap comes at a time when more people than ever are asking...
December 13, 2018 - 8:48am
October 1, 2018
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties welcomes new board member
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties is excited to announce the addition of new board member, JoAnn Thompson. Thompson is Ottertail Power...
October 1, 2018 - 10:19am
September 24, 2018
United Way asks you to "Give Where You Live"
Hunger, poverty, childhood education and care, mental health and more are the issues that affect our community everyday. The United Way of Otter...
September 24, 2018 - 9:14am
May 21, 2018
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
"To improve lives by uniting the caring powers in our community" is the mission statement of United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties and during the early months of 2018, the caring powers of these communities have been working hard on funding partner programs. United Way received...
May 21, 2018 - 9:57am
May 12, 2018
Stamp Out Hunger campaign takes place May 12
On May 12, the rural and city letter carriers in Otter Tail County will deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes. They will also collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers participating in the 26th annual NALC National Food...
May 12, 2018 - 9:51am
April 9, 2018
Little Black Dress Black Tie affair on tap April 19
Women's Leadership Council's Little Black Dress Black Tie Affair is to be held Thursday, April 19 at Bigwood Event Center in Fergus Falls. This year's honoree is John Helland. Helland is a retired Fergus Falls educator whose lifelong commitment to literacy has enriched lives, young...
April 9, 2018 - 9:06am
February 24, 2018
United Way announces new board leadership
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties welcomed four board members to the organization. Jason Hastings is a resident of Fergus Falls and...
February 24, 2018 - 2:55pm
Friends of Friends benefit nets $84,553 for Wadena, Ottertail Counties
The tenth annual Friends-of-Friends Fighting Hunger event was a grand success. Held at Thumper Pond, nearly 170 guests joined together to support...
February 24, 2018 - 8:39am
News briefs - July 20 edition
Mobile food drop donations accepted Aug. 1 A Project Community Connect event, including a Mobile Food Drop will be held for families and people in need at the Wadena Armory on Tuesday, Aug. 1. Brought to you by United Way, North Country Food Bank and sponsored by Pemberton Law, this...
July 24, 2017 - 5:38pm
April 11, 2017
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties is pleased to welcome five board members to the organization.
April 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 10, 2017
Wadena joins United Way of Otter Tail County
United Way is expanding its service area. Effective March 1, 2017, the local nonprofit organization will serve Otter Tail and Wadena Counties.
March 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 17, 2016
Friends of Friends Fighting Hunger benefit backpacks program
Tickets are now on sale for the 9th annual "Friends of Friends Fighting Hunger" charity event. This annual event will take place at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail, Saturday, Jan. 28. Doors open at 5 p.m. with a social hour followed by dinner, live music and both silent and live...
December 17, 2016 - 12:10am
October 7, 2016
Wadena Area United Way kicks off October fund drive
The Wadena Area United Way funding drive is underway and helps to disperse funds to several local agencies and programs. The theme for the United...
October 7, 2016 - 12:08am
November 16, 2015
Wadena Area United Way continues to collect contributions during campaign
The Wadena Area United Way funding drive is already two thirds of the way to its annual fundraising goal and is continuing to collect contributions...
November 16, 2015 - 12:08am
September 25, 2015
Wadena Area United Way to kick off October fund drive
The Wadena Area United Way funding drive will start in October to assist in collecting contributions for 12 local agencies and programs. The theme for the United Way is to "Live United." Local agencies and programs are in need of help to carry out their programs. United Way's...
September 25, 2015 - 12:10am