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Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Make-A-Wish recipients thankful for Kruzin 4 Kidz support
First time educational summit brings 23 districts together
Miller named Pioneer Journal publisher
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
Wolverines have veteran talent in tennis ranks
Senior baseball state tournament coming to area
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
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
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Madhatters to perform 'Twelve Angry Men' this weekend
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
It's here: The coming workforce squeeze
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
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
January 14, 2016
Snow blowing through Thursday evening
January 14, 2016 - 3:58pm
January 10, 2016
2016 Great American Think-Off topic announced
This year's topic for the Great American Think-Off debate is "Income Inequality Threatens Democracy." With a national election right around the corner, all armchair philosophers are invited to share their thoughts and compete for prize money and the opportunity to be named America's...
January 10, 2016 - 12:10am
December 26, 2015
Community Reinvestment Grants: A year in review
A year ago, South Country Health Alliance (SCHA) awarded nearly $3 million to 17 organizations through its Community Reinvestment Grant program to support initiatives focused on improving the health of SCHA members and addressing community social determinants of health. Two initiatives...
December 26, 2015 - 8:15am
December 21, 2015
Landlord who shot at tenant pleads guilty
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 63-year-old former Perham trailer park landlord pleaded guilty Thursday in Otter Tail County District Court to an attempted murder charge for shooting a tenant in September. Gerald Duane Skolte pleaded guilty to second-degree intent to commit murder to Otter...
December 21, 2015 - 8:08am
December 14, 2015
Radiothon raises more than $18,000 for child abuse prevention
The 11th annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse last week raised $18,270 giving KWAD-AM and KKWS-FM an 11 year total of $245,420. KWAD-AM and KKWS-FM was set up at SuperOne Foods in Wadena for broadcasting Thursday and Friday. Proceeds of the Radiothon To End Child Abuse support...
December 14, 2015 - 8:15am
December 12, 2015
Wadena woman reports crash with cow in Otter Tail County
A Wadena woman hit a cow with her vehicle in Otter Tail County Friday, Dec. 4 but was not injured, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's office. The crash was reported just after 7 p.m. Friday on County Highway 44 east of County Highway 19 in Otter Tail County. The sheriff's...
December 12, 2015 - 8:15am
Thumper Pond plans for replacing water park being reviewed
Debris is gone from this spring's collapse of the roof over the water park and spa at Thumper Pond in Ottertail near the shores of Ottertail...
December 12, 2015 - 12:08am
December 6, 2015
Huotori wins MSA scholarship
Sheriff Michael Carr announced Nov. 25 that Derek Huotori, Sebeka, was one of nine recipients of the Minnesota Sheriff's Association scholarship....
December 6, 2015 - 8:15am