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Living history: Primary needed in WDC School Board election
Wadena County wanted - July 21 edition
Goeden graduates from U of M College of Pharmacy
Wadena County youth attends 4-H Shooting Sports Championships
Police Scanner - July 21 edition
Speer hired as GM, publisher of Northland Outdoors
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Michael Charles Brakefield
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
What does the Bible say about racism?
Pauly makes Dean's List at Bemidji State University
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
What are the rules regarding cyclists?
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
February 27, 2016
Lake Shore mayor announces candidacy for House Dist. 9A
Lake Shore Mayor John Poston has announced his candidacy for the Minnesota House District 9A seat. Poston is seeking the Republican nomination...
February 27, 2016 - 12:10am
Outgoing CLC president announces bid for 9A seat
Retiring Central Lakes College President Larry Lundblad on Tuesday announced plans to run for the Minnesota House of Representatives. In an email...
February 27, 2016 - 12:10am
February 26, 2016
Republicans, DFLers to hold caucuses Tuesday in Wadena County
At several locations in the area, Republicans and DFLers in Wadena County will gather Tuesday at 7 p.m. for the 2016 precinct caucuses, where they will discuss party platforms and elect delegates to county conventions. Precinct caucuses are meetings run by Minnesota's political parties....
February 26, 2016 - 12:10am
February 25, 2016
Man arrested for assaulting, threatening woman with blowtorch
PERHAM, Minn. -- A 25-year-old Perham man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting and also threatening a woman with various weapons and a blowtorch on Saturday, according to his case file. David Wilson Powell reportedly got into an argument with...
February 25, 2016 - 7:56am
February 21, 2016
DNR rejects environmental review for irrigation wells
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decided Friday not to carry out an environmental review of two permits affecting about 195 acres...
February 21, 2016 - 12:10am
February 20, 2016
Local caucuses are Tuesday, March 1
Secretary of State Steve Simon announced the availability of the state's official Precinct Caucus Finder for Minnesota's 2016 Precinct Caucuses on Tuesday, March 1. The finder displays caucus locations provided by the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party and Republican Party of Minnesota....
February 20, 2016 - 12:08am
February 13, 2016
Two hurt in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Two young men were injured in a head-on collision Sunday on Highway 78 at Rush Lake in Otter Tail County. Zackary J. Willprecht, 20, of Breckenridge was seriously injured in the crash. Dillon B. Spanswick, 24, of Ottertail suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the...
February 13, 2016 - 12:08am
February 12, 2016
Long-awaited brewery to celebrates opening
After months of construction and social media excitement, Disgruntled Brewing is set to open its craft brewery and public taproom in Perham....
February 12, 2016 - 12:10am
February 11, 2016
Fargo officer shot, expected to die
A Fargo officer shot Wednesday night during a standoff in north Fargo is expected to die, and the suspected shooter is also dead, Police Chief...
February 11, 2016 - 10:21am
February 10, 2016
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
The Minnesota Supreme Court rejected an appeal of the woman convicted in the death of 4-year-old Eric Dean three years ago. Wednesday's ruling says Amanda Lea Peltier's trial was fair and her life sentence, with the possibility of supervised release after 30 years, will stand. The...
February 10, 2016 - 11:28am
February 6, 2016
Thumper Pond will rebuild popular water park
Thumper Pond representatives recently announced plans to rebuild the resort's popular water park following the roof collapse last April. Brad...
February 6, 2016 - 12:08am
February 2, 2016
Alexandria man admits guilt in money laundering scheme
A 46-year-old Alexandria man pleaded guilty to a felony charge that he conspired with two other men to launder more than $2 million dollars, which they believed to be proceeds of a penny stock fraud scheme. The money was, in fact, provided to the defendants by an undercover law enforcement...
February 2, 2016 - 12:08am
January 31, 2016
Man arrested for drugs following Highway 34 head-on crash near Osage
A Fargo man who police say had meth crystals in his nose during a head-on crash east of Osage last week is facing several charges. John Jason Johnson, 45, is facing a felony fifth-degree drug possession charge, as well as two gross misdemeanor charges for DWI and for criminal vehicular...
January 31, 2016 - 12:10am
No charges filed in 2014 death of Detroit Lakes woman in Menahga
A new report suggests no criminal charges will be filed in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman found dead back in 2014. According to an update...
January 31, 2016 - 12:10am
January 23, 2016
Local residents will meet to fight proposed pension cuts Saturday
Retired and active members of the Teamsters union are organizing to fight back against efforts to cut their Central States Pension Fund pension benefits by half or more. Local retirees have planned a meeting for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 at Hub 71 cafe in Sebeka. It's one of dozens...
January 23, 2016 - 12:10am