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Truckers Against Trafficking receives public awareness award
Two generations share life experiences
WDC recognizes staff during National Autism Awareness Month
E-cig use in youth triples since 2014
Three arrested for allegedly selling meth at Wadena motel
Panthers keep Wolverines out of win column
WDC girls tie for sixth at Bemidji Invite
Raiders pummel Panthers in 12-1 victory
Stokes claims two firsts for Raiders
Kern paces WDC boys' squad with 89
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
Damlo steps into transit director position
Friendly Rider drivers win safety awards
Utecht shares stories of football, memory loss
Business briefs - April 9 edition
Actors find 'A Little Piece of Heaven'
Beautiful Wadena: Part 1
Winnie and me: Regale toad known throughout community
Community dinners continue April 28
Entertainment briefs - April 23 edition
Heltemes recognized for outstanding cookie sales
Watermelon, Arugula, Feta and Mint Salad
Seventh graders read Earth Day booklets to elementary students
Fourth-graders present 'Living Wax Museum'
WDC band students participate in Northwest Region Band Festival
Does the Minnesota State Patrol use dogs within its agency?
President signs VFW federal charter into law
Why are trucks with loud mufflers ticketed when motorcycles are not?
VA benefits spending varies by state
Is your cell phone spying on you?
Farmers hoping for rain
State record fish caught in Otter Tail County
July 9, 2012
West Fargo family tried to bail out as hit-and-run boater sped toward them on Big Cormorant
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- "What is that boat doing?
July 9, 2012 - 11:22am
June 30, 2012
Drunk driver had invalid license
A Wadena man facing second degree DWI charges after causing a near head-on collision June 23 was also driving after his license was cancelled, according to court documents. At approximately 11:13 p.m., police witnessed a vehicle traveling westbound on highway 10 swerve over the...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
Crash outside Public Health building
Two people were transported by Tri-County Hospital ambulances following an apparent rear-end crash on the intersection of Dayton Ave. and 1st St. SE between a black pickup truck and a gray van at about 5:10 p.m. June 25. The driver and passenger of the pickup, an elderly man and...
June 25, 2012 - 5:44pm
Drunk driver hits tree in Menahga
Three charges are pending against a Menahga man who hit a tree while intoxicated. On June 14 around midnight, an officer received a call from dispatch about a collision of a vehicle with a tree in Menahga, court records said. The caller said she heard the loud crash of a vehicle...
June 25, 2012 - 5:24am
Firefighters douse rural shed
Gary Cushman is well known in the Sebeka and Nimrod area, but he joked that many people didn't know where he lived until Sebeka and Wadena County...
June 25, 2012 - 5:15am
June 19, 2012
Menahga man convicted in DWI related rollover
A Menahga man was convicted with three gross misdemeanors after a one vehicle rollover on May 31. Court records state that at approximately 1:55 p.m., Wadena county sheriffs responded to a rollover near the intersection of County Road 23 and Stocking Lake Road. A pickup was sitting...
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
Verndale man facing two felony counts after vehicle hits electrical pole
William Gene Skarka of Verndale faces two counts, one felony charge of first degree damage to property, and one misdemeanor DWI after hitting an electrical pole on April 29. According to court records, at approximately 12:19 a.m., Wadena County Sheriff's office was informed by Menahga...
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
May 22, 2012
Thank You: Family and friends of Vincent Sellnow
Thank you to the Todd County Sheriff's Department and to the Verndale Fire Dept./Search and Rescue, along with many other volunteers who helped in the search of Vincent Sellnow. It is gratefully appreciated and truly amazing how many came to show their support. Words can't describe...
May 22, 2012 - 1:53pm
May 19, 2012
Fire scorches Nimrod area again
Authorities do not know what caused a wildfire that burned 93 acres northeast of Nimrod Monday. The blaze, called the Orton Fire by the DNR,...
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
A home with Homecrest
A Wadena woman who lost part of her arm while on the job this week is staying positive, and hopes she will soon be reunited with her co-workers....
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 16, 2012
Any lessons in Cole Gustafson's tragic farm accident?
I have had several inquiries about what may have caused the accident that led to the death of Cole Gustafson, North Dakota State University's...
May 16, 2012 - 2:36pm
May 14, 2012
Missing Brainerd man had strong bonds with family, friends in Verndale area
The body of a 28-year-old former Sebeka area resident was found after a search and rescue operation May 8. Vincent Sellnow was visiting his...
May 14, 2012 - 10:37am
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April 28, 2012
Propane tank unearthed
An explosive disaster was averted in a southwest Wadena neighborhood Tuesday when an underground filled propane tank was hit on the Dick and Sue Wirta property. Dick Wirta said they were putting in new water and sewer lines when the decades-old and still full propane tank was touched...
April 28, 2012 - 3:38pm