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 Wadena Library welcomed unexpected guests last week when Dwayne and Irma Barkman from Warman Sask., dropped in on their tour of 50 libraries. “Every fifth wedding anniversary we try to do something different,” chimed Dwayne and Irma. “We came up with the idea on our 40th and decided to canoe 40 different […]
Out today this week’s edition of the Wadena News featuring- Acts of Kindness, Singing for repairs, Council news, Lifestyles, Business, and Sports.
By Andy Labdon Once a month students from Wadena Elementary School head over to Weneeda Park Lodge to spend time with residents. “Students connect with a particular resident and visit once a month,” said teacher Lindsey Harvey, who initiated the event. The students involve themselves with the seniors in activities auch as playing games and […]