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 […]
BY CHARLENE WIRTZ Fishing Lake First Nation held their annual Culture Days and Traditional Mini Powwow over the ﬁrst week in September, with the powwow on Sept. 7. A pipe ceremony was held in the morning, led by FLFN elders, and the importance of tobacco as a sacred gift was emphasized. The day featured traditional […]
BY ANDY LABDON Two days of events kicked off with the pancake breakfast at the Legion Hall followed by the annual parade starting at 10 am sharp led by two sharply dressed Mounties. A procession of antique tractors a combine, horses and ﬂ oats followed behind and buzzing around the parade like bees were the […]