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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
November 17, 2017
WDC senior Casey Volkmann commits to play volleyball at Winona State
Wadena-Deer Creek senior Casey Volkmann signed a letter of intent this week to play volleyball for Winona State University next season. WDC head...
November 17, 2017 - 2:27pm
November 10, 2017
Minn. Public Radio from Brainerd off the air due to lightning damage
BRAINERD, Minn.—Fans of Minnesota Public Radio in Brainerd who have grown accustomed to listening to classical music and tuning in for...
November 10, 2017 - 7:09pm
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
October 11, 2017
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Book Ends, the monthly meet-the-author event in Wadena, is pleased to host Elisa Korenne as October guest author. Korenne emigrated from New...
October 11, 2017 - 6:34pm
A zombie apocalypse in Wadena?
If running against a clock isn't enough incentive to get you moving, how about seeing if you can out run the ghoulish undead, determined to turn...
October 11, 2017 - 8:42am
October 10, 2017
Presenting: Family flicks
The Cozy theater has seen its share of changes since opening in its current location back in 1914. Movies are no longer silent, every sound is...
October 10, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 6, 2017
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
It's easy to find bad reviews of things online, so Uptown Restaurant in Wadena must be doing something right when it not only gets good reviews,...
October 6, 2017 - 5:07pm
Wadena man arrested on warrant for child endangerment
Edward Jonathan Beaulieu Jr., 23, of Wadena, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fugitive from justice from another state. According to court records, on July 10 he was a passenger in a vehicle stopped by a Becker County deputy because the vehicle had no front...
October 6, 2017 - 9:37am
October 4, 2017
What do a city in western Kenya, with a semi-arid climate where the coldest months are April to November, with average temperatures in the 70s...
October 4, 2017 - 9:36am
September 29, 2017
All for one, one for all
Showing their Wolverine spirit in an effort to leave no little Wolverine behind during homecoming festivities, nine Wadena businesses joined...
September 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades—sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled...
September 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
August 25, 2017
She pinky swears
Most nine-year-olds ride their bikes for fun, swim in lakes and run around without a care in the world. But Brooke Goddard of Wadena put the...
August 25, 2017 - 6:38pm
German bistro now open in downtown Wadena
The Wadena community has a "treat" coming to it—Oma's Bread. In case you are wondering, "Oma" is the German word for "Grandma" and the...
August 25, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 24, 2017
Wadena-DC hosts annual Highway 10 Tennis Classic
The Wadena-Deer Creek tennis team played host to the annual Highway 10 Tennis Classic on Aug. 23, hosting some of the area’s top teams during...
August 24, 2017 - 4:00pm