Category: Animals

How many stick insects can you spot?

Stick insects are fascinating and unusual pets and are found in many varieties around the world. This little “herd” is kept right here in Wadena by Brendan Wirtz. Stick insects eat vegetation (this type...

You never know who will come calling

The Wadena News had an unusual visitor on Aug. 19 shortly after Lori Howe stopped in to alert us to a photo opportunity. A Canada goose was in Mike Pluhator’s back yard just down the...

Dolphin Kisses

Billy and Donna Longmuir of Quill Lake spent the last week in January at Aguas Azules,Varadero, a resort in Cuba. They enjoyed a buggy ride tour, a double-decker bus ride, market shopping, sailing, and a...

Elusive stray dog, pups come in from the cold

A stray dog that has been dodging concerned Wadena citizens was finally located and rescued, along with her four pups, last Wednesday evening. Mother and pups safe and warm after rescue from serious cold...