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Two-vehicle crash leads to life threatening injuries
Minn. lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct at St. Paul apartment
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Keeping kids safe in Wadena, Vernadale schools
Budget busters: Wadena saw nearly three feet of snow in March, city dips deep into snow removal budget
Wadena-DC relay team qualifies for Hamline Elite Meet
Wolverines run away with Frostbite Invitational
Wolverines tee off in Detroit Lakes
Wadena-DC softball splits with Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale
Wolverines open with road victory
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Jeanette Irene Guyton
TCHC introduces foot care clinics
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
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
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Veterans: VA Compensation/Care for Project 112/SHAD
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
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
Jerry and Irene Baron
March 28, 2018
Bounce on over to an Easter egg hunt near you
Communities have prepared for weeks for Easter egg hunts that are soon to take place in our area. And if kiddos come out as planned, all those...
March 28, 2018 - 8:57am
June 15, 2017
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
It was an old fashioned pitcher’s duel between the Bluffton Braves and the Perham Pirates at Krueger Field on June 14. It was the Braves Austin...
June 15, 2017 - 1:43pm
March 8, 2017
Letters to the editor - March 2
Thanks for supporting Lions Poster Contest I would like to thank our Wadena business places for putting our Lions Poster Contest posters in their windows. This is the first year we have tried this. These students had some great messages to pass to the people in our Wadena community....
March 8, 2017 - 10:18am
December 17, 2016
Riepe releases second book in 'Raw Deals' series
When Bob Riepe first decided to embark on a book series based on real people from Otter Tail County's early days, he thought it would be about...
December 17, 2016 - 12:08am
August 18, 2016
Bluffton Hometown Days kicks off Thursday night
The fourth annual Bluffton Hometown Days celebration is Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Aug. 18-20. Festivities kick off Thursday night with the...
August 18, 2016 - 12:10am
Miss and Little Miss Bluffton royalty announced
The Miss and Little Miss Bluffton pageant kicks off the fourth annual Bluffton Hometown Days festival. The pageant is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug....
August 18, 2016 - 12:08am
March 26, 2016
Perham man uses dowsing to discover unmarked graves in Bluffton
A Perham man is asking the Bluffton City Council to consider a theory he has that unmarked graves are located in the city park. Bob Riepe, of...
March 26, 2016 - 12:10am
October 16, 2014
Shot fired at Bluffton home
An 83-year-old Bluffton woman was awakened just after midnight on Saturday morning after someone shot at her home. Agnes Geiser told the Otter...
October 16, 2014 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Science Museum Wadena Days set for Nov. 16-18
The Science Museum of Minnesota invites residents of Otter Tail and Wadena counties, areas hard-hit by the biggest tornado outbreak in Minnesota's history in June 2010, to see the new "Tornado Alley" Omnitheater film for free during Wadena Days on Nov. 16-18, according to a press...
October 30, 2012 - 2:54pm
October 22, 2012
Two drivers injured between New York Mills and Bluffton
Two drivers were injured in an accident between New York Mills and Bluffton on Saturday, according to a report by the Minnesota State Patrol. A 1990 Chevrolet pickup driven by Reed G. Barthel, 17, of New York Mills, was southbound on 570th Ave. and failed to yield the right of way,...
October 22, 2012 - 4:03pm
September 8, 2012
Former social worker sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
Former social worker Todd Michael Anderson, 29, of Bluffton, was sentenced for charges of criminal sexual conduct involving two young men he has counseled, according to court sentencing records. Allegations of furnishing alcohol and drugs to minors as well as performing sexual favors...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Birth: Aug. 11
Aug. 11 - Shonna and Chuck Melchior, Bluffton, boy, Gavin Eugene Melchior, 6 pounds, 13 ounces and 19 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
David Keith Goeller of Bluffton to Alexia Lynn Christianson of Verndale. Jason Frederick Kuechle of Staples to Dominique Marie Frisco of Staples. Brandon William Bohne of New York Mills to Cali Marie Peterson of Verndale.
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Birth: June 27
Maria and Jeremy Chandler, Bluffton, girl, Etta Faye Chandler, 8 pounds, 5 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Etta,...
July 16, 2012 - 3:59am
July 10, 2012
Bluffton has new fire truck
Bluffton Fire and Rescue has a brand new truck after winning a FEMA grant. Fire Chief Ken Theisen said the new tanker truck has a 350 horsepower...
July 10, 2012 - 12:47pm