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March 4, 2013
Tracking the noise; Train horns in Wadena aren't fading away anytime soon
March 4, 2013 - 9:53am
February 20, 2013
3 arrested for stealing $19K in supplies from local business
February 20, 2013 - 11:50am
Wadena man faces felony domestic charge after violating no drink order
June 20, 2012 - 9:43am
May 11, 2012
Photo provided by Tri-County Health Care

Fair Oaks Lodge is a 75-bed rehabilitation and long-term care facility in northern Wadena. On Tuesday, facility ownership was transferred to Health Dimensions Group of Minneapolis.

Read the article: Fair Oaks Lodge and Fair Oaks Apartments under new ownership and management.
Fair Oaks Lodge and Fair Oaks Apartments under new ownership and management
May 11, 2012 - 9:03am
March 20, 2012
Anna Kleen tells a Minnesota Senate committee Monday night that people with injuries like she suffered in a car wreck when she was 16 would benefit from a heated therapy pool in a proposed community center. Her mother, Kathy Kleen, watches. Pioneer Photo/Don Davis
Read the article: Wadena seeks aid to rebuild facilities lost in tornado
Wadena seeks aid as tornado forces out residents, businesses
March 20, 2012 - 11:46am
September 19, 2011
Allowing underage parties now against the law in Wadena
September 19, 2011 - 9:47am
September 12, 2011
14-year-old hurt at rodeo in Nimrod
September 12, 2011 - 1:21pm
Wadena community center: a new possibility
September 12, 2011 - 1:20pm
August 22, 2011
Photo by Lester Hughes-Seamans

Dr. Jim Krause and his wife, Laura, celebrated 40 years after he survived an accident on Otter Tail Lake. Krause, a Wadena native currently on the faculty of Medical University of South Carolina, received the 2011 Medtronic National Courage Award. He is a spinal cord injury researcher, who is himself living with a C4-5 spinal cord injury.
Wadena native picked for Courage Award
August 22, 2011 - 1:26pm
Passenger seriously hurt in three-vehicle crash near Wadena
August 22, 2011 - 10:33am
Verndale man charged with assault, stopping 911 call
August 22, 2011 - 10:30am
Wadena man faces interference charge
August 22, 2011 - 10:29am
August 17, 2011
Whiskey Creek Film Festival to be held in Wadena Sept. 9-15
August 17, 2011 - 3:00pm
August 12, 2011
Four injured in collision involving tanker truck outside Wadena
August 12, 2011 - 3:06pm
August 1, 2011
Detroit Lakes home health nurse charged with sex offense with client in Wadena
August 1, 2011 - 11:57am