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Overnight fire destroys rural Wadena home
Who is the Boss?
Living history: Baxter escapee discovered here
Wadena PJ offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
WDC students make fourth quarter honor roll
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
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
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Entertainment briefs - June 8 edition
Author, Colin Mustful to speak at Wadena County Museum June 15
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Your letters - June 8 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
March 1, 2013
Woman hurt in forklift accident
The Perham Police Department responded to an incident at Barrel O' Fun last week after a report that a woman had been hurt in a forklift accident. Around 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 19, 52-year-old Karen Christiansen suffered unspecified injuries when a pallet full of boxes she was pulling...
March 1, 2013 - 9:05am
February 27, 2013
Head-on crash kills teen near Fertile
FERTILE, Minn. - A head-on collision on state Highway 32 killed a teenage boy from Fertile on Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol said. By: Forum News Service, INFORUM A head-on collision on state Highway 32 killed a teenage boy from Fertile on Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol...
February 27, 2013 - 9:12am
February 26, 2013
Douglas County library director dies in fatal crash near Glenwood
Karen Simmons, 62, of Glenwood, the director of the Douglas County Library, died in a two-vehicle crash near Glenwood on Monday morning. The two-vehicle, broadside crash happened on Highway 29 and Pope County Road 28 north of Glenwood at about 7:45 a.m., according to the State Patrol. Simmons...
February 26, 2013 - 9:15am
Friends, family remember Ottertail pilot lost in crash
Friends and family of Adam Menze, the Ottertail pilot who died in a plane crash last week, remember him as an "amazing" family man who was full...
February 26, 2013 - 9:07am
February 25, 2013
UPDATE: Wife of Ottertail man killed in plane crash says he left behind six kids
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. - A rural Parkers Prairie man heard what sounded like a crop-dusting plane with engine trouble about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a loud crash. When Gayle Snook went out to investigate, he discovered the wreckage of a plane in some trees about 90 yards...
February 25, 2013 - 9:10am
February 21, 2013
One dead in plane crash near Parkers Prairie
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. - One person is dead after a small plane crashed in a rural area near here Wednesday evening. Spokesman Tony Molinaro, of the Federal Aviation Administration Great Lakes Region, which is based in Chicago, said the plane went down about five miles north of Parkers...
February 21, 2013 - 9:01am
February 20, 2013
Minnetonka couple killed in interstate crash on their way to a funeral
FARGO - A Monday gathering to celebrate the life of a late artist became the unexpected scene of more tragic news. Wayne Gudmundson, a friend...
February 20, 2013 - 8:57am
February 19, 2013
VIDEO: Driver escapes injury in Highway 10 rollover near Glyndon
GLYNDON, Minn. - The driver of an SUV escaped injury after he lost control of the vehicle on Highway 10 west of Glyndon and it rolled. Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow said the man was wearing his seat belt and was not hurt. Grabow said the man was driving too fast for conditions...
February 19, 2013 - 4:42pm
Two dead in I-94 crash near Barnesville as blowing snow wreaks havoc on roads
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a four-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near here that has killed at least...
February 19, 2013 - 9:11am
February 18, 2013
Sled dog team for Bemidji lawmaker collides with truck
One dog was killed and two others injured early Sunday when a Northland musher's sled dog team collided with a truck at a road crossing while competing in a race in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The musher, Frank Moe of Hovland, was not injured in the crash that took place during the...
February 18, 2013 - 9:24am
February 14, 2013
No injuries in Thursday collision
A white Dodge Caravan sustained heavy front-end damage after colliding with another vehicle at the intersection of Second Street Northeast and...
February 14, 2013 - 5:20pm
Man dies when car hits train
COTTON, Minn. -- A man was killed in northeast Minnesota Wednesday morning when his SUV hit a stopped train west of Cotton. Adam John Sharp, 28, was on his way to work about 45 miles northwest of Duluth in St. Louis County, when he drove into the train in the dense fog. A BNSF train...
February 14, 2013 - 9:21am
February 12, 2013
Train collides with semi-trailer in downtown Perham
A westbound train smashed into an empty semi trailer in Perham on Monday afternoon. There were no injuries, but the stopped train blocked passage...
February 12, 2013 - 1:24pm
Driver seriously hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10
HAWLEY, Minn. - The driver of an SUV was seriously injured in a rollover accident reported at 6:24 a.m. today on Highway 10 near the Hawley Municipal Airport. The Minnesota State Patrol briefly shut down eastbound Highway 10 so that Lifeflight helicopter could land and airlift the...
February 12, 2013 - 9:00am
February 5, 2013
Minnesota State Patrol cruiser damaged by deer in 'hit-and-run'
MENTOR, Minn. - A Minnesota State Patrol squad car was damaged Monday morning when it was struck by a deer near Mentor in northwest Minnesota. Trooper Rick Olson was southbound on Polk County 12 at 7:03 a.m., when a deer darted out of the ditch and struck his police cruiser in the...
February 5, 2013 - 9:11am