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Weekly police report - Feb. 22 edition
Police scanner - Feb. 22 edition
Waiting for the bus
Crowds all aboard with Depot fundraising
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Wolverines drop regular season finale on the road
Wadena-DC downed in quarterfinals
WDC falls to Verndale, Sebeka
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Richard Maurice ("Maury") Pluth
James "Jimmy" Willis Chandler, Jr.
Arlo Ray Kneeland
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
United Way announces new board leadership
Cold weather: The job must go on
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
A piece of original art: Madhatters cast set to perform “The Piece’
Good Morning Bedlam performs in concert at NYM Cultural Center
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Ask A Trooper: Is driving with loud music illegal?
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Letter: Wadena man gets anonymous letter in the mail
Veterans: Death confirmation and separation pay procedures updated
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Ived Raymond Bruns
Samuel Richard Carlson II
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
February 20, 2017
Pedestrian killed by oil train identified as Detroit Lakes woman
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A 56-year-old Detroit Lakes woman has been identified as the person who died Saturday, Feb. 18, after a train struck...
February 20, 2017 - 12:21pm
February 13, 2017
Mahnomen man injured when car leaves icy road
A Mahnomen man was injured early Monday, Feb. 13, when the car he was driving left the road and rolled.According to a report released by the...
February 13, 2017 - 1:07pm
February 12, 2017
Dreams of helping others dashed as two NDSU students die in icy Interstate 94 crash
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Carson Dennis Roney had plans to practice medicine in his hometown, and his friend, Danie Leigh Thomssen, wanted to be an...
February 12, 2017 - 9:12pm
February 7, 2017
'He has a guardian angel,' relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another driver between Wadena and Deer Creek....
February 7, 2017 - 7:26am
February 6, 2017
The danger zones: Last year's accidents along Highway 10 reveal
What do Beyoncé and the stretch of Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee have in common? They're both dangerously curvy. The stretch of highway...
February 6, 2017 - 4:25pm
UPDATE: State Patrol identifies drivers in fatal Deer Creek crash
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a deadly crash on Highway 29. It happened just after 3 p.m. Sunday about 2 miles east of Deer Creek, at mile marker 118. Troopers say a 31-year-old Wadena woman driving a 1999 Olds Alero was trying to pass another vehicle when she...
February 6, 2017 - 10:02am
January 23, 2017
One person injured in semi, SUV crash on Highway 10 in Bluffton
One person was injured in a crash involving a semi and a sports utility vehicle with attached trailer. The State Patrol said the crash happened...
January 23, 2017 - 1:16pm
January 19, 2017
Three Minn. students in critical condition after being struck at bus stop
OTSEGO, Minn. -- Three students were injured when a pickup driver passed through a school bus stop sign Thursday morning, Jan. 19, and struck...
January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
Woman hurt in car-semi crash in Deer Creek
A Henning woman was hurt in an accident involving a semi-truck just after noon on Thursday. Jenna Rae Zerr, age 20, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Lumina on Highway 50 in Deer Creek, the Minnesota State Patrol reports, when she attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Highway 29, turning...
January 19, 2017 - 9:12am
January 11, 2017
Verndale 18-year-old hurt in crash
An 18-year-old from Verndale was hurt in a two-car crash on Highway 10 yesterday. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report, Kaitlynn Marie Swank suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the accident. The report states that Swank was driving a 2011 Chevy Impala westbound down...
January 11, 2017 - 2:32pm
Victim in Highway 210 fatal crash identified
A two-vehicle crash Tuesday night on Highway 210, west of Brainerd in Sylvan Township, claimed the life of an 18-year-old Baxter male. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the male as Devin Shawn Alexander.
January 11, 2017 - 2:23pm
January 10, 2017
Blowing snow, icy roads create hazardous driving conditions
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in parts of Central Minnesota due to blowing snow, icy roads and limited visibility:While roads remain open, motorists should delay travel if possible, and expect to encounter lane and road closures where crashes...
January 10, 2017 - 1:10pm
Three injured in Highway 10 rollover near New York Mills
Three people were hurt when a car slid off an icy Highway 10 near New York Mills early Monday morning. According to the State Patrol: Matthew Brian Mollohan, 42, of Henning was driving a 2005 Ford Expedition, which had just turned westbound on Highway 10 from Otter Tail County Road...
January 10, 2017 - 1:06pm
January 9, 2017
Pickup-semi collision injures woman near Motley
A woman was injured Saturday after the vehicle she was driving was struck broadside by a semitrailer. The Minnesota State Patrol reported the crash occurred at 2:37 p.m. Saturday, at the intersection of Highway 10 and 385th Street south of Motley. Alicia Marie Goltz, 20, of Motley,...
January 9, 2017 - 11:08am
January 6, 2017
Troopers warn icy conditions causing crashes
The Minnesota State Patrol issued a warning Friday morning, Jan. 6—slow down, icy conditions are causing crashes. State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow...
January 6, 2017 - 12:08pm