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Weekly crime report - Sept. 22 edition
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 22 edition
Living History: City loses out on solar energy plant
Six-foot long boa constrictor found wandering along Grand Forks road
Police Scanner - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Slow Cooker Russian Chicken
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
September 4, 2016
Driver's medical issue lands vehicle in pond near Perham
A crash in Perham Monday morning, Aug. 22., sent a driver to the hospital after the vehicle ended up in a pond. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report: The crash happened just after 9:30 a.m. when the driver, Donald Loh, 85, of Regent, N.D., was eastbound on Highway 10 and attempted...
September 4, 2016 - 12:08am
September 3, 2016
Jackpine Writers celebrate 25th anniversary of Talking Stick
In September, regional writers group, Jackpine Writers Bloc, will publish the 25th edition of their annual anthology The Talking Stick. The group...
September 3, 2016 - 8:15am
September 2, 2016
Wadena County 4-Her named Minnesota Poultry Princess
Molly Lindgren has been named the next Minnesota Poultry Princess. The 16-year-old from Staples has been involved in 4-H for several years and...
September 2, 2016 - 12:08am
A walk back through time
The England Prairie Pioneer Grounds was busy over the weekend for the annual show days, the third week in August each year. The England Prairie...
September 2, 2016 - 12:08am
August 29, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Otter Tail Lake
A swimmer found a single zebra mussel in the huge Otter Tail Lake in west-central Minnesota, but a search of 3,000 other objects in the lake...
August 29, 2016 - 12:08am
August 28, 2016
Missing Staples man located over weekend
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office and Staples Police Department located a missing Staples man after asking for the public's assistance in locating him. Richard Boatman, 50, of Staples, was reported missing Saturday after last being seen sometime in the evening on Thursday, Aug.18....
August 28, 2016 - 12:08am
August 27, 2016
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Suicide has immensely affected rural communities and has left an enormous impact on many families. The Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness and Prevention...
August 27, 2016 - 12:10am
August 25, 2016
Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing Watkins' 5-year-old
A Saturday Amber Alert for a missing five-year-old Watkins girl turned into a homicide investigation within hours, after tips led investigators...
August 25, 2016 - 12:10am
August 20, 2016
Man pulling two-wheel cart roams the country for no particular cause
A mysterious man pulling a two-wheel cart walking along Highway 34 outside Park Rapids drew curious looks Monday morning. Marc Charleboise methodically...
August 20, 2016 - 12:10am
August 14, 2016
Names released in officer-involved shooting in Alexandria
Names have been released following the shooting of a 31-year-old man during an undercover operation by Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension...
August 14, 2016 - 12:08am
Two juveniles injured in ATV crash near Bluegrass
Two juveniles were injured in a crash Aug. 3 two to three miles east of Bluegrass. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a call about the crash at about 6:40 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3. The juveniles were riding a single ATV and traveling in the westbound lane of 220th Street...
August 14, 2016 - 12:08am
August 13, 2016
DL man hurt in collision near Deer Creek
A Detroit Lakes man was one of two people injured in a broadside collision north of Deer Creek in Otter Tail County on Friday. James T. Larson, 33, of Detroit Lakes suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena, according to the State Patrol....
August 13, 2016 - 12:10am
Strong winds cause damage in parts of county
Straight line winds of at least 70 mph caused damage throughout parts of Wadena County early Thursday morning. The city of Menahga, Huntersville...
August 13, 2016 - 12:08am
August 8, 2016
Benson appointed to fill Seventh Judicial District vacancy
Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Sharon G. Benson as District Court Judge in Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District. Benson is...
August 8, 2016 - 12:10am
August 7, 2016
Park Rapids woman airlifted after collision on Highway 87
An 18-year-old Park Rapids woman sustained serious injuries following a collision Friday at the intersection of State Highway 87 and County Road 11 southeast of Park Rapids. According to the State Patrol report, Riley M. Kimball was driving a 2000 Corolla southbound on County Road...
August 7, 2016 - 12:10am