The water main break at 5th Street NE and Kennedy Ave. in Wadena has promoted crews to alert the public that the water will be shut off starting at 7 a.m., Thursday morning, Feb. 28. The entire northeast area of town from Hearn Ave. and north will be affected. Repairs are expected to to last […]
The dip in temperature seems to have struck a nerve with the power lines. Twice in 24 hours, power outages have affected the Foam Lake area, now it includes Fishing Lake as well in the most recent alert. Please check on those who may be vulnerable to a power outage, especially in this extended period […]
Next week on Oct 24 the 2271 Pipestone Royal Canadian Army Cadets will be taking part in their fourth annual Bottle Drive in Wadena in a bid to raise funds for their activities. Cadets will be knocking on doors throughout Wadena from 4 pm to. If you would like to arrange for a pick up […]
RCMP and emergency response crews are currently at the scene of a train-semi accident just west of Elfros, Sask. on Hwy. 16. The twisted wreckage of the semi is currently being removed from the scene. There are currently no reports of the injuries at this time.
Former Wadena Barry Bowman, of Bowman Productions in Victoria, B.C., stays connected by reading the Wadena News By Alison Squires As the sun sets on National Newspaper Week, a campaign designed bring awareness to the urgency of maintaining a healthy ‘news’-paper industry, we draw your attention to a couple of points, in our […]