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'Among the best': Gallant nominated for Teacher of the Year
Police Blotter - Jan. 10 - 17
MSCTC fall 2018 graduates announced
Local students named to MSU Moorhead Dean's List
Buyer's market: Commissioners slice values of tax-forfeited properties
Wadena-DC dance review postponed
Wolverines fall at home to Crookston
Loer's big night helps Wadena-DC over Verndale
Willmar skates past Prairie Centre
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Karen Yvonne White
Leonard R. Lowers Jr.
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Pizza to pastries: Leeseberg's Sweet Treats Bakery edges toward grand opening
Carr's Convenience in Verndale closes
Community health survey needs your help
Irrigation Clinic planned Jan. 24 in Wadena
Wadena State Bank donates to Food Shelf
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
Book Ends: Mike Lein brings northwoods humor to Wadena
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: Showing appreciation to Minnesotans in the military
Ask a Trooper: Who can pull me out of the ditch?
Ask a Trooper: Who cleans up after a crash?
Veteran Services: Changes for special survivor indemnity allowance
Ask a Trooper: When must vehicle lights be illuminated?
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
In memory of James Bounds
Hadley Jo Tabery
Briggs William Meyer
Kieren Reino Fraki
traffic and construction
January 18, 2019
Building homes in the frigid cold
Construction is well underway on a new set of townhomes in the southwestern part of town. Roach Development started construction last September...
January 18, 2019 - 11:39am
January 16, 2019
Sealing the deal: Freshwater Education's new building is nearly enclosed
Driving into Wadena on Hwy 71 is an opportunity to peer out the window and enjoy the scenic beauty of a small town coated with ice and snow....
January 16, 2019 - 1:52pm
December 11, 2018
Boring start: MnDOT looks into planned Jefferson Street work
MnDOT crews dug into Jefferson Street (Hwy 71) in Wadena Wednesday in an effort to get some early information about a planned project for 2023....
December 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 25, 2018
Region Five invites Todd and Wadena County residents to talk about transportation
STAPLES — Region Five Development Commission (R5DC) invites Todd and Wadena county residents to attend a public meeting to discuss transportation. The event is being held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4 at Timbers Event Center in Staples with a free dinner provided.
November 25, 2018 - 11:26am
November 16, 2018
CSAH 4 work to wait until spring
Folks traveling the dusty and bumpy County State Aid Highway 4 in Wadena will continue to do so through spring as work on that project has ceased...
November 16, 2018 - 4:23pm
October 22, 2018
Wadena's new utility building a showroom for efficiency
An open house for the new Wadena utility building on County Road 4 allowed staff to show off the buildings efficiencies and allow the community...
October 22, 2018 - 2:18pm
September 12, 2018
Power restored to Verndale
Minnesota Power experienced a power outage in the city of Verndale starting at about 1 p.m. Wednesday, affecting about 338 customers as well...
September 12, 2018 - 8:49pm
Power outage in Verndale expected through 8 p.m.
Minnesota Power experienced a power outage in the city of Verndale starting at about 1 p.m. Wednesday, affecting about 338 residents as well...
September 12, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 10, 2018
Hwy 10 project hits a speed bump
The Highway 10 reconstruction project in Wadena is still scheduled to begin in 2019, however someone's got their foot on the brake. The project was scheduled to begin reconstruction in 2018, then 2019, and now it could be 2020 before construction comes to completion. Rumors were abounding...
August 10, 2018 - 12:01pm
July 20, 2018
Verndale awarded $600,000 grant for new water tower
A centerpiece in Verndale since 1948, the current water tower is a step closer to retirement after the city was awarded a $600,000 Minnesota...
July 20, 2018 - 12:09pm
July 17, 2018
A dream is coming true: Crews break ground on $6 million Freshwater Education building in Wadena
A new Freshwater Education District (FED) building is going up on the edge of Wadena, designed to serve more students in ways staff couldn’t...
July 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
June 28, 2018
Highway 106 detour near New York Mills and Deer Creek begins July 5
Motorists on Highway 106 near New York Mills and Deer Creek will encounter a detour between Deer Creek and Highway 10 beginning Thursday, July 5, as a 7-mile construction project begins. The detour follows Highway 29, Otter Tail County Road 75 and Highway 10. Local access will be...
June 28, 2018 - 10:44am
June 22, 2018
Park Foundation behind BN Park improvements
Take in the historic Depot, enjoy the shade of a tall tree or watch the trains roar by while walking the new pathways in Wadena's Burlington...
June 22, 2018 - 8:55am
May 23, 2018
Road preservation project on Highway 29 between Wadena and Hwy 210 has begun
Motorists can expect lane closures and delays on Highway 29 between Wadena and Highway 210 this week, as crews complete a preventative maintenance...
May 23, 2018 - 9:16am
April 24, 2018
Seven Wadena businesses in way of Hwy. 10 reconstruction
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has identified seven structures that it is in the process of acquiring in order to make way for the...
April 24, 2018 - 3:33pm