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Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
Police Scanner - July 20 edition
Running all on electricity
The long, winding road back home
Fatal crash near Menahga
Wadena-DC knocked off by Paynesville
Phillips' RBI single in the 12th lifts W-DC
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Wadena-DC Babe Ruth advances to District Tournament
Delores "Dee" Lugert
David Paulson Agency in Wadena joins North Risk Partners
Tri-County Health Care inWadena earns ACR accreditation
TCHC Foundation awards Marquardt-Prindle Scholarship
Centennial Realty under new ownership
Entertainment briefs - July 20 edition
Entertainment briefs - July 13 edition
Events happening at Sebeka Community Education
Friends of the Library golf fundraiser set for Aug. 18
'Art in Your Park' for kids returns to New York Mills
Birth announcements - July 13 edition
Cranberry Chicken Avocado Bowls
Column: Finding faith in non-material places
VBS begins July 17 at Zion Free Lutheran, Bethany Free Lutheran
Freedom from porn: Part II
Your letters - July 13 edition
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Ten tips to lose weight
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
Your letters - July 6 edition
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
April 28, 2017
"Living on the Edge" Lake stewardship workshop offered May 6
The Otter Tail County Coalition of Lake Associations (OTC COLA) and the East and West Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs)...
April 28, 2017 - 4:40pm
April 27, 2017
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
The death of a 3-year-old Park Rapids girl last week is under investigation. Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes did not release the name of the child or any other information related to the death. County Attorney Jonathan Frieden said he could only confirm that a 3-year-old child...
April 27, 2017 - 12:07pm
April 25, 2017
Four injured in Aldrich collision
The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office received a call at approximately 8:25 a.m. Tuesday of a two-vehicle crash with injuries on Highway 10 in...
April 25, 2017 - 4:27pm
April 19, 2017
The small town of Henning has celebrated the life of 16-year-old Jacob Quam, a sophomore killed in a car crash last week, in many different ways....
April 19, 2017 - 8:45am
April 15, 2017
Crime briefs - April 13 edition
Foster mom of drowned toddler sentenced to 60 days The foster mother of a toddler who drowned last June will spend 60 days in jail for child neglect. Amanda White, 33, of Bemidji, lived with and was engaged to the Bemidji man convicted of second-degree manslaughter in the death of...
April 15, 2017 - 10:18am
April 9, 2017
Sweet new facility highlights syrup-making at Maplewood Park
It takes 40 gallons of sap from the sugar maple tree to make a single gallon of pure maple syrup, a process that's labor intensive and entirely...
April 9, 2017 - 12:52pm
April 5, 2017
Missing Brainerd man’s cause of death is undetermined
BRAINERD, Minn. -- The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office has listed the provisional manner and cause of death of a Brainerd man missing since the fall of 2014 as undetermined, Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston stated Tuesday in an email. The body of Mark Weizant was found...
April 5, 2017 - 7:59am
March 31, 2017
Regional briefs - March 30 edition
Chimney fire reported in Red Eye township
March 31, 2017 - 2:00pm
Jail time, probation ordered for man who fired handgun at 3 people
An 18-year-old Sebeka must serve seven years on probation and about 10 months in jail after shooting a handgun at three people in Perham last summer. Taylor Ray Allen Luster was sentenced Thursday, March 30, in Otter Tail District Court for the Aug. 5 shooting.
March 31, 2017 - 12:10pm
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