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Academic evolution: Verndale Public School earns level 2 certification in Marzano High Reliability Schools
$4 million project to start at close of school year
High fives and handshakes abound at WDC 2019 graduation
Hwy 10 roadwork: Delays begin June 3
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Wadena-DC blanks Perham in regular season finale
Big innings help Perham eliminate Wadena-DC
Wolverines take fourth at True Team Championships
Wadena-DC improves to 18-1 with extra inning win
Wadena-DC clinches Park Region Conference title
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gwenellyn "Gwen" Zeise
New business: Bryniarski Tattoo opens in Wadena
USDA reopens continuous CRP signup
General surgeon joins Tri-County Health Care team
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Madhatters presents Marjorie Prime next 2 weekends
Famous April Fools' Day pranks
Peltoniemi Brothers to perform March 16
Author to discuss "The Story of the Girl in Building C" at BookEnds March 9
Scandinavian musicians share craft of violin building
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: 3 steps to access VA community care
Your Letters: Unfit for office
Your Letters: Enjoying the new store location
Fetal alcohol syndrome is 100% preventable
Ask a Trooper: Secure your pet passengers
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Cold water: It might not mean slow fishing for opener
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
Hayes Jett Renner
Celebration of Life for Mary Pierce
Charles Herbert Carlson
March 25, 2019
Hope Center open, welcoming those in need
The Hope Center hosted a grand opening Friday afternoon, eager to show off just what this place has to offer the area. The Hope Center is a peer-run...
March 25, 2019 - 2:08pm
March 21, 2019
Wadena County Board: Human Services group backs supervisors
Showing their support of the Wadena County Human Services supervisors, a group of Human Services staff filled seating within the county board...
March 21, 2019 - 9:04am
March 5, 2019
'It's complicated': Wadena County board seeks to prioritize a long list of concerns before them
Wadena County Commissioners sought to prioritize ongoing issues in the county government Thursday, Feb. 28, and they agreed the top priority is ... improving the working relationship between the county attorney's office and Human Services. Particularly how the two work together in...
March 5, 2019 - 1:51pm
January 3, 2019
County climate: Staff, commission look to resolve strife between and within Wadena County departments
In 2016, an internal look at operations within Wadena County identified strengths and numerous weaknesses within departments as well as between...
January 3, 2019 - 2:43pm
November 28, 2018
Locals suggest cut taxes or cut up county
Two Wadena County residents spoke before Wadena County commissioners Monday night with a plea to cut back taxes any way possible. The plea came...
November 28, 2018 - 12:04pm
November 27, 2018
Wadena County Human Services: Child care crisis lessening under award winning partnership
While some may still struggle to find child care that works for their busy schedules, the availability of such a service is growing in areas...
November 27, 2018 - 8:48am
October 1, 2018
Mental Health Crisis: Not just a battle for beds
The number of state inpatient hospital beds available to those suffering from acute mental illness has dropped from some 10,000 beds in the 1950s to 194 in Minnesota in 2016, according to Wadena County Human Services Supervisor Mike Willie, who shared the numbers from a report titled,...
October 1, 2018 - 1:03pm
August 11, 2018
Wadena County Commission: Policy approved concerning 24-hour response to child protection
Wadena County Human Services provides 24-hour response to emergency child protection situations. County policy and procedures now reflects the changes following approval from the Wadena County commissioners at their July 31 meeting.
August 11, 2018 - 8:58am
June 20, 2018
Wadena County IT department may undergo restructure
The Wadena County IT department may go through a restructuring process soon on the heels of a resignation in the department. IT Director Curt Kreklau Jr. updated the board about the resignation of IT Network Support Project Lead Jeramie Jones that occurred in the department on June...
June 20, 2018 - 9:52am
April 12, 2018
Robertson asks county board to explore more options for mentally ill
"Justice for all" are the last three words spoken in the pledge of allegiance to the Stars and Stripes. Judge Sally Ireland Robertson spoke those words twice last week at a meeting of the Wadena County Board of Commissioners. The first time in unison with others as the meeting began....
April 12, 2018 - 8:32am
December 15, 2017
Kids who offend: Juveniles from Wadena County continue to be sent to Moorhead facility
When youths in Wadena County are arrested and need to be placed in a secure place, one option is sometimes used when nothing else will do. The...
December 15, 2017 - 10:59am