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Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
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
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
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 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
January 4, 2017
Sebeka man convicted in shooting incident
An 18-year-old Sebeka man pleaded guilty in Otter Tail County District Court on Tuesday to shooting a handgun at three people in Perham on Aug. 5. Judge Sharon Benson convicted Taylor Ray Allen Luster of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Initially, Luster was charged...
January 4, 2017 - 3:03pm
October 23, 2016
Perham man assaulted during argument at Pine Lake resort
A 37-year-old Weslaco, Texas, man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting a man violently with a mason jar drinking glass. George Matthew Solis was arguing with man at Cabin No.3 at the Pine Beach Resort in Perham around 3 a.m. Sunday, according...
October 23, 2016 - 12:10am
September 26, 2016
Park Rapids woman accused of assaulting boyfriend with a gun
A Park Rapids woman was arrested Tuesday and faces three felony counts after her boyfriend accused her of assault and threatening to shoot him...
September 26, 2016 - 12:08am
July 22, 2016
Park Rapids man faces additional charges for calling victim from jail
A Park Rapids man who was arrested for allegedly assaulting a female and then chasing and swinging a sword and hatchet at a man who intervened, is now facing additional charges for calling that same woman 76 times from jail. Wayne Lee Patton, 49, faces five more felonies of violating...
July 22, 2016 - 12:10am
July 2, 2016
Park Rapids man wielding hatchet faces three felonies
A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing a man, who tried to intervene, around with...
July 2, 2016 - 12:08am
June 24, 2015
Area man sought in domestic assault, fleeing officer case
An area man, who has yet to be arrested, is being charged with fleeing an officer, domestic assault and more. At about 7:40 a.m. Tuesday, Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence several miles southeast...
June 24, 2015 - 10:19am
June 2, 2015
Man charged for wielding bat, knife
Eric Joseph Small, 35, of 512 W.
June 2, 2015 - 12:10am
May 29, 2015
Widow of Fargo beating victim 'living in a nightmare'
It was a sweet moment: a mother watching her two kids splash in a puddle outside their Fargo home on Wednesday, like it was just any other day. "Cheap...
May 29, 2015 - 8:26am
Wadena woman charged with assaulting officer
A Wadena woman is charged with assaulting an officer, a felony, after an altercation Wednesday, March 18. Wadena police officers were called to a local bar in the early morning hours of March 18 to assist with a possible medical situation, according to a police department news...
March 29, 2015 - 12:08am
March 19, 2015
Ogema man arrested after domestic assault complaint involving gun
A heavily-armed Ogema man was arrested Wednesday after a domestic assault complaint that allegedly involved a gun. Ryan Degroat, 28, was arrested about noon after the alleged victim had left the residence and notified police. Police responded in force because of...
March 19, 2015 - 11:12am
March 18, 2009
Wadena woman faces felony assault charge
A Wadena woman faces a felony domestic assault charge after an altercation with her ex-boyfriend on March 9. According to Wadena County District Court records, Sarah Ann Warner, 25, was charged March 12 with felony domestic assault, and an omnibus hearing has been set for March 31....
March 18, 2009 - 4:07pm
19-year-old man charged with assault, strangulation
A Wadena man was set to make his first appearance this week in Wadena County District Court for allegedly strangling a woman after falsely believing that she threw a bowl at him, court records said. Wilfred Lawrence Hill II was charged March 3 for an incident Feb. 28 in Wadena. Police...
March 18, 2009 - 4:05pm