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Enbridge confident in pipeline project after Dakota Access decision
American Legion hosts annual Christmas Party
Wrestlers expect stellar season
No. 5-ranked Prowlers defeat Panthers
Howard scores 20 as Braves open season with 61-52 win
Panthers hold off Pillager in season opener
Perham holds off late rally by Park Rapids
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Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
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SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
PRDBA announces photo contest winners
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Local anglers benefit from citizen-agency workgroups
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
Forum editorial: 75 years ago-Day of Infamy
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Area schools delayed due to weather
Wadena County deputies to get 60 percent raise
Part-time deputies of the Wadena County Sheriff's Department will be getting a raise to $17.15 an hour as of Jan. 1, said Sheriff Mike Carr. The raise means an approximate 60 percent jump in pay for the deputies, and Carr said it's long overdue. "It should probably have been one...
December 8, 2012 - 10:19am
September 24, 2012
East Otter Tail, Wadena tornado footage arrives at Omnitheatre
IMAX footage of the East Otter Tail County and Wadena tornadoes will have its Minnesota premiere when "Tornado Alley" opens at the Science Museum of Minnesota's Omnitheater in St. Paul on Friday. "Tornado Alley" opened in other IMAX theatres, mostly science museums, in March 2011....
September 24, 2012 - 7:56am
September 14, 2012
Wadena awarded DEED grant for wellness center
The Wadena Regional Wellness Center project was awarded $4.2 million from the DEED Capital Projects Grant Program, making Gov. Mark Dayton's final choices Thursday. "We are extremely ecstatic," Mayor Wayne Wolden said. The award amount was short of the $4.625 million asked for,...
September 14, 2012 - 7:49am
April 3, 2012
County finally receives big tornado clean-up payment
During their four-hour meeting on March 27, Wadena County Commissioners learned that the state and federal governments had finally sent about $776,000 in FEMA and DHS funds to the county to reimburse cleanup expenses from the June 17, 2010 tornado. Despite the fact that 21 months...
April 3, 2012 - 7:34am
March 20, 2012
Wadena seeks aid as tornado forces out residents, businesses
Wadena is losing residents and businesses, city leaders told a Minnesota Senate committee Monday night in seeking state aid to rebuild facilities lost in a 2010 tornado. "We have been planning for 21 months," Mayor Wayne Wolden told members of the Senate committee that recommends...
March 20, 2012 - 7:19am
February 14, 2012
Wadena ER patient charged with making up story for drugs
A man in the emergency room of a Wadena hospital claimed he had been assaulted by two Hispanic men and one black man. Police said he made up the story to get prescription drugs. Scott Michael Lowers, 36, was charged with attempt to commit a fifth-degree controlled substance crime...
February 14, 2012 - 6:57am
February 13, 2012
Nunchuk confrontation leads Wadena police to pot
What started with a call to police that a man was waving around a pair of nunchuks and a knife ended with an arrest for drugs. According to court documents, police were called Feb. 2 after an unknown man started making threats and waving around a martial arts weapon known as a nunchuk...
February 13, 2012 - 7:57am
January 23, 2012
Former Wadena County social worker jailed again
A former Wadena County social worker awaiting trial on six sex crime charges had another run-in with the law over New Year's. According to police reports, Todd Michael Anderson, 29, of Verndale, is suspected of driving a red pickup truck in Wadena and running into a light pole, then...
January 23, 2012 - 7:45am
January 12, 2012
Wadena couple enjoys being Minnesota millionaires
Mike and Lea Snyder of rural Wadena are new Minnesota Millionaires after Mike purchased two tickets for the big prize. Wearing "Winner" sweatshirts...
January 12, 2012 - 8:19am
January 5, 2012
Wadena SWCD hosting tree open house to replace those lost in 2010 tornado
The Wadena SWCD is going to be hosting their annual Tree Open House on Thursday, January 19th from noon-6p.m. at the SWCD offices located at 4 Alfred St NE in Wadena. At this Open House, those who lost trees to the 2010 Tornados can come in to sign up for their free trees that will...
January 5, 2012 - 1:07pm
January 4, 2012
$5,000 worth of copper stolen from site of new Wadena-Deer Creek High School
Wadena, Minn. (WDAY TV) - Copper thieves have struck again in the area. They stole about 5,000 dollars worth from the site of the new Wadena-Deer-Creek High School. Officials say about 360 feet of copper pipes, along with one-hundred copper fittings and power tools, were taken from...
January 4, 2012 - 4:49pm
January 3, 2012
Million dollar ticket sold in Wadena County
Someone who bought a lottery ticket in Wadena County is starting the new year $1 million richer. The Minnesota State Lottery said of the two $1 million Raffle ticket prizes, one was sold in Wadena County and the other in Steele County. Check those tickets: the winning numbers each...
January 3, 2012 - 12:35pm
December 26, 2011
Level 3 sex offender coming to Wadena
A level three sex offender -- a designation given to those most likely to reoffend -- is moving into Wadena. Wadena Police Chief Bruce Uselman said Thursday that a community notification meeting will be held Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 5 p.m. In the city of Wadena administrative building,...
December 26, 2011 - 9:16am
September 19, 2011
Highway 10 resurfacing near Wadena begins today
Motorists traveling on U.S. Highway 10 will encounter lane closures, pilot cars and flaggers directing traffic from just east of Oink Joint Road to the Wadena/Otter Tail county line beginning Monday, Sept. 19, as crews resurface the road and make pedestrian ramp improvements. Anderson...
September 19, 2011 - 7:30am
September 12, 2011
Community center: a new possibility for Wadena
The Wadena community center organization may be moving forward with a change of plans. John Paulson, chairman of the community center board,...
September 12, 2011 - 7:50am