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Wadena County wanted - May 25 edition
Police Scanner-May 25 Edition
Bookmark contest winners announced
Living History: Two Bertha lads escape injury in auto mishap
News briefs - May 25 edition
BH-V advances with extra inning victory over Pequot Lakes
Wolverines open 6AA playoffs at home
W-DC girls golf seventh at Detroit Lakes Invitational
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Orange is the new blessing
Birth announcements - May 18 edition
Huhta graduates from Michigan Tech University
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Looking for a summer camp? Try School Patrol Camp
Military exchanges plan to offer online access to veterans by Nov. 11
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
March 27, 2017
Carlson elected Seventh Judicial District Chief Judge
The Honorable Jay D. Carlson has been elected to serve as chief judge of Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District by his fellow judges in the district. He will assume his duties on July 1, 2017, after current Chief Judge John H. Scherer completes his second two-year term in the role....
March 27, 2017 - 4:26pm
Minnkota Health Project receives $25,000 grant from Otto Bremer Trust
The Otto Bremer Trust has awarded $7,943,122 in grants as part of its most recent grantmaking cycle to invest in people, places and opportunities in the Upper Midwest. Wadena-based Minnkota Health is among the recipients. "We continue to respond to a diversity of programs and needs...
March 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 22, 2017
Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
ALEXANDRIA—A call that began as a stolen vehicle over the weekend ended with traffic at a standstill on Interstate 94 as numerous law enforcement...
March 22, 2017 - 10:46am
March 18, 2017
Swindle, credit card fraud cases lead to drug arrests in small north-central Minnesota town
An investigation into credit card fraud and embezzlement from a creamery association in the north-central Minnesota town of Osakis has led to...
March 18, 2017 - 11:56am
Crime briefs - March 16 edition
Alexandria man faces counterfeit money charges An Alexandria man was arrested in Benton County after a routine traffic stop and is facing charges of possessing counterfeit currency. According to the Benton County Sheriff's Office, James Earl Meyer, 53, attempted to use a counterfeit...
March 18, 2017 - 9:50am
March 17, 2017
Ottertail home destroyed by fire, owner in jail for arson
A rural Ottertail man has been charged with first-degree arson after setting his home on fire Saturday. The Minnesota State Fire Marshall and...
March 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 16, 2017
Woman rescued after passersby say she jumped from Brainerd bridge
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Rescuers were able to pull a woman from the water after she jumped from a downtown bridge over the Mississippi River Wednesday afternoon in Brainerd. A passerby reported she saw the woman climb over a fence on the south side of the Washington Street bridge and stopped...
March 16, 2017 - 8:17am
Judge rejects plea deal for woman who hit young boy with vehicle
SAUK CENTER, MINN. -- A judge has rejected a plea agreement in the case of a 42-year-old Sauk Centre woman accused of hitting a 23-month-old toddler with her car while driving drunk in Alexandria. Becky Lynn Laforge agreed to plead guilty to one of the three charges – criminal vehicular...
March 16, 2017 - 8:13am
March 10, 2017
Wadena joins United Way of Otter Tail County
United Way is expanding its service area. Effective March 1, 2017, the local nonprofit organization will serve Otter Tail and Wadena Counties.
March 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 6, 2017
Motorcyclist hits dog in Mahnomen County
Two people were taken to the hospital after they hit a dog with their motorcycle. It happened on Highway 200 in Clover Township around 2 Saturday...
March 6, 2017 - 10:08am
March 4, 2017
Defying the odds: Vergas woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Pregnancy, even of the "normal" variety, is no easy task. Forty weeks of mood swings, strange cravings and swollen feet being just a few of the...
March 4, 2017 - 11:19am
February 25, 2017
Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
The woman killed Saturday night in a pedestrian train accident has been identified by authorities as 56-year-old Lynn Alexander of Detroit Lakes. At around 9 p.m. Saturday, Detroit Lakes police and paramedics responded to a report of an accident involving a pedestrian at a crossing...
February 25, 2017 - 11:33am
February 23, 2017
Menahga teen sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
Anthony Dwayne Boldt Jr., 17, of Menahga, has been sentenced in Becker County Juvenile Court for felony first-degree and felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct, victim age 13-15 and 24 months or more younger than the perpetrator. Boldt appeared in court Jan. 23 before District...
February 23, 2017 - 12:44pm
February 22, 2017
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
A 31-year-old Alton, Texas, man was found guilty in Otter Tail District Court Thursday by a jury of committing sexual acts with a child and filming...
February 22, 2017 - 11:23am
February 21, 2017
After barrage of feedback, Osakis superintendent said photos not required to attend prom
The Osakis School District is now saying that an idea to have girls submit photos of themselves wearing their chosen prom dress in order to attend the April 22 event was "merely a suggestion," not an official action.
February 21, 2017 - 4:19pm