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The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
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
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
June 13, 2016
Murder charges against Fergus Falls man accused of killing father
The son of a Fergus Falls man has been charged with killing his father. Dustin Defiel, 28, is charged with second-degree murder of his father, Ricardo Defiel. The Fergus Falls Police Department reports they were dispatched to the home at the 1900 block of Main Street for a shooting...
June 13, 2016 - 12:08am
Knife fight breaks out in downtown Frazee Thursday
Just before 1:30 p.m. Thursday law enforcement officers from multiple agencies responded to a knife fight in an alley behind the Hostel Hornet in Frazee. According to police, one person was stabbed in the altercation. "We were told there were knives involved, and several officers...
June 13, 2016 - 12:08am
June 5, 2016
Truck driver being charged in Callaway train derailment
The propane truck driver who authorities say caused the train crash and derailment in Callaway north of Detroit Lakes two months ago is being charged in the incident. According to the complaint filed in Becker County District Court, Biya Abdella Buta, 31, of Mandan, N.D., is being...
June 5, 2016 - 12:08am
June 4, 2016
Kulp files for House District 8B seat
Gail Kulp officially entered the race for the Minnesota House of Representatives in District 8B, which includes House District 8B includes Bluffton, Deer Creek, Henning, New York Mills and several other eastern Otter Tail County townships, along with areas of eastern Douglas County....
June 4, 2016 - 12:10am
May 30, 2016
Gas pump explodes at Detroit Lakes Cenex
A gas pump explosion at the Detroit Lakes Cenex had emergency crews scrambling early Monday evening. Just before 5 p.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire...
May 30, 2016 - 12:08am
May 22, 2016
Level 3 predatory offender moved to Sebeka
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office and the Sebeka Police Department are announcing a community notification for a Level 3 predatory offender...
May 22, 2016 - 12:10am
Vehicle/grass fire reported in Thomastown Township
A grass fire started after a vehicle overheated in Section 32 of Thomastown Township in Wadena County. The fire was reported at about 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 8, according to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. Emergency personnel arrived and discovered a passenger car was being driven...
May 22, 2016 - 12:10am
May 19, 2016
Battle Lake man shot in the chest outside Battle Lake bar
A Battle Lake man is in critical condition after getting shot in the chest outside a bar. His alleged shooter is in Otter Tail County Jail for...
May 19, 2016 - 8:15am
May 16, 2016
Dozens of bales burn on farm east of Menahga
A fire on a farm east of Menahga destroyed two semi-tractor trailers with dozens of round bales early Friday evening. The Wadena County Sheriff's...
May 16, 2016 - 12:10am
May 14, 2016
Wadena man charged with attempted murder in police chase pleads guilty to lesser charges
A Wadena man pleaded guilty Friday to assault and fleeing officers after a police chase that ended with him crashing head-on into a deputy's...
May 14, 2016 - 12:10am
May 13, 2016
Large wildfire ignites Lyons State Forest
A wildfire ignited in Lyons State Forest in Wadena County May 4, with firefighters responding by ground and air to tame the fire. Forestry crews...
May 13, 2016 - 12:10am
April 24, 2016
Highway 71 between Wadena County Line and Bertha part of 2016 construction season
Road construction season is starting early in Minnesota this year and, no different than in recent years, without the funds needed to meet all of the needs. The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced 246 state road and bridge projects for the 2016 construction season at...
April 24, 2016 - 8:15am
April 22, 2016
Teen arrested after stabbing in Henning
A teenager was arrested and a man was taken to a hospital after a stabbing in Henning early Monday morning. According to law enforcement, a 24-year-old man was taken to Tri-County Health Care around 1:30 a.m. Monday with a stab wound to the stomach, which was believed to be non-life...
April 22, 2016 - 12:10am
April 21, 2016
False shooting scare at New York Mills School on tragic anniversary
A scary morning for some parents and students in New York Mills today as a post to a swap-and-shop Facebook page said someone is threatening...
April 21, 2016 - 10:35am
April 20, 2016
Black bear has city adventure in Detroit Lakes
A young black bear caused quite a stir in Detroit Lakes Tuesday morning when a dog treed it in a residential neighborhood, and conservation officers...
April 20, 2016 - 8:19pm