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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Charlotte L. Robbins
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
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
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
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
September 12, 2013
Knife-wielding Wadena man charged with domestic assault
A Wadena man is in jail following an incident where Wadena Police Department officers told him at gunpoint to put down a knife he was holding, a WPD press release said Wednesday. Just before 6 p.m. Monday, WPD officers responded to a domestic disturbance on Cedar Drive, the release...
September 12, 2013 - 1:12pm
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