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WDC School Board: Final levy reaches over $2 million
Area crashes: Menahga, Bertha crashes reported over weekend
2 Level 3 offenders back in jail after a month in Wadena
Wadena City Council: Final tax levy 1.38 percent lower than 2018
Schmidt, Warren are ExCEL award nominees
Wolverines snap skid against Bertha-Hewitt
Blue Devils blast Morris Area/Benson Area
Third period tallies help Wadena-DC against Northern Lakes
Third period burst helps Lake of the Woods over Wadena-DC
Late surge for Wolverines falls short against NYM
Tri-County Health Care raises funds for patients, local causes
Union Creek Organic moves to new location
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Ganyo
Radiothon To End Child Abuse raises $12,777 in Wadena
Compete with online shopping? If you can't beat 'em, join 'em
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
Book Ends: Mike Lein brings northwoods humor to Wadena
Vintage Songs and Dances of Immigrant America: Ken Burns' pianist Jacqueline Schwab in concert
42nd Street Jazz Band to perform at Wadena Depot Sept. 29
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
Veteran Services: Entitlement restoral on a VA home loan
Ask a Trooper: Is it my fault if the road is slippery?
Other Opinion: Why I invest locally
Series message: David can beat Goliath
Veteran Services: Free flu shots for VA enrolled vets
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
After the Hunt: Area hunters find success during deer season
Christenson has top buck in Verndale Lions contest
Mary Katherine Uselman
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Wellness in the Woods
April 6, 2018
Supporting their comrades off the battlefield: Military Family Night fundraiser coming to Wadena April 9
It's hard to believe or understand how someone could find peace traveling the world dismantling bombs for the U.S. armed forces. But that was...
April 6, 2018 - 8:25am
November 11, 2017
News briefs - Nov. 9 edition
VFW Veterans Day events slated for Nov. 13 The VFW will partner with Wadena-Deer Creek for the Veterans Day program Monday, Nov. 13. The program will begin at 9:30 a.m. at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School. Later that evening, dinner will be served at the VFW for the veterans and...
November 11, 2017 - 10:18am
August 15, 2017
Wadena mental health advocate receives award
Jode Freyholtz London, Executive Director of Wellness In The Woods, has been awarded the 2017 Rural Health Hero award by the Minnesota Department...
August 15, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 28, 2017
Wellness in the Woods heading down a new trail
Jode Freyholtz-London and her Wellness in the Woods organization recently came into a windfall that should propel them into a new reality. The $100,000 planning grant from the state of Minnesota will enable the four-year-old group to move toward the acquisition of a peer respite in...
July 28, 2017 - 7:11pm
February 10, 2017
Contemplating loss: Acts of Solace Project develops suicide awareness through stories
True stories and monologues from people in the region are highlighted in the Acts of Solace Project. The premiere of the performance was Saturday,...
February 10, 2017 - 4:32pm
January 13, 2017
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
The Acts of Solace Project seeks performers for a public reading Feb. 4 at Cyber Cafe in Wadena. The peer-run mental health nonprofit Wellness in the Woods is partnering with community-based theatre artist Haley Honeman to develop a performance aimed at fostering awareness about suicide...
January 13, 2017 - 1:10pm
September 16, 2016
Suicide is still the unspoken pain
Suicide has been described as the language of pain, the core of darkness and the pit of hopelessness by those who have attempted or been tempted by the thought of ending any of those descriptive emotions. By those who have not felt the horror of this seemingly endless suffering, I...
September 16, 2016 - 12:08am
June 19, 2016
What is psychosis and why are we afraid?
Imagine for a brief moment being in a room where there is a radio playing, a young person pinging a video game with audio, a TV on in the same room and outside the window a car radio with heavy bass. If you have been in that situation, you may have a very small introduction to what...
June 19, 2016 - 12:08am
May 29, 2016
Anxiety is more than just a ride at the carnival
Editor's note: This article is part of an ongoing series about different aspects of mental health and educational opportunities in the Wadena area. Jode Freyholtz-London is executive director of Wellness in the Woods, an organization with a mission to be a voice of individuals with...
May 29, 2016 - 12:10am
May 13, 2015
'Brain on Art' event to feature variety of artistic sessions
Wellness in the Woods is hosting "This is Your Brain on Art," a healing through the arts event at Saturday, May 9 at the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center in Wadena. The event will include fun for the family, along with learning. Since the original idea of the May 9 event,...
May 13, 2015 - 12:10am
March 30, 2015
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
Wellness in the Woods is hosting "This is Your Brain on Art," a healing through the arts event at Saturday, May 9 at the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center in Wadena. This event will feature a presentation, "Drama with Brad Livingston - Veteran's story of Post-Traumatic Stress...
March 30, 2015 - 12:10am
October 2, 2014
News briefs - Oct. 2 edition
Burger Bash for Homecoming Oct. 3 Central Minnesota Credit Union will hold a Burger Bash before the Wolverine Homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 3 next to the football field from 5 to 7 p.m. All proceeds from the sale of burgers will be donated to support WDC activities. Enjoy a...
October 2, 2014 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
news briefs - Sept. 4 edition
Field Demo Day set for Sept. 17 The East Otter tail SWCD and NRCS office will be holding a field demonstration day on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at Tim and Sue Volkmann's farm. The farm is located at 58891 County Road 76, north of Bluffton, approximately one mile west of Hwy. 19 and ...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am