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U.S. legislators announce safety improvements at Wadena airport
Cruel words - and rocks - thrown at local legislative candidates
Missing Staples man located over weekend
Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Finck wins 14th club championship at Whitetail Run
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan Gertrude Wagner
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
March 15, 2016
Multiple vehicle injury crash reported on Highway 10 near Aldrich
Foggy conditions might have contributed to an early morning crash near Aldrich Monday. Three people were hurt in a four-vehicle crash in Aldrich about 5:45 a.m. Monday. Aldrich is located between Wadena and Staples. According to the State Patrol, a 2002 Buick LeSabre was driving north...
March 15, 2016 - 12:02pm
December 6, 2015
Bike, van collide: offering medical assistance
December 6, 2015 - 12:10am
October 5, 2014
Crash injures Verndale officer, Wadena woman
A marked Verndale squad car responding to an incident with emergency lights was t-boned in an intersection Friday evening. At about 5:45 p.m.,...
October 5, 2014 - 12:00am
May 11, 2014
Horse killed, driver injured in weekend collision
A driver suffered minor injuries after striking and killing a horse in rural Wadena County early Saturday morning. Forty-six-year-old Matthew Collins of St. Paul was traveling northbound on County Road 23 in Wing River Township when the Chevrolet S-10 pickup he was driving collided...
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 25, 2014
Two-vehicle crash in Wadena
March 25, 2014 - 3:59pm
July 26, 2013
Woman who allegedly led police on chase down Jefferson gets 5 felonies
Jacqueline Lamorris Kent of Wadena has racked up 5 felony charges and two misdemeanor charges for an incident on July 10 in which she allegedly fled police after being pulled over and led them on a high-speed chase down Jefferson Street during midday traffic before crashing the car...
July 26, 2013 - 10:58am
Fatal crash in Staples Township
Mark Jordan Michel, 23, rural Browerville is dead as a result of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle rollover crash early Tuesday morning in Staples Township, according to a release from the Todd County Sheriff’s Office. Michel was a passenger in a 2005 Chevrolet pickup driven by...
July 26, 2013 - 10:46am
July 12, 2013
Vehicle crashes in downtown Wadena while allegedly fleeing police
UPDATE: On Wednesday, July 10, the Wadena Police Department was notified by the Long Prairie Police a 32-year old Wadena woman, Jacqueline...
July 12, 2013 - 10:52am
June 28, 2013
Three seriously injured in crash
Three Wadena residents were seriously injured in a rollover car crash Tuesday night in Todd County. According to a press release from the Todd County Sheriff’s Office, Travis Petro, Adam Johnson and Lisa Rudrud, all of Wadena, were in a 1998 Pontiac Bonneville that was on 470th...
June 28, 2013 - 11:22am
August 27, 2012
Wadena couple injured in crash near Brainerd
Six people were injured, one critically, in a three-car crash near Brainerd on Sunday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Toyota Corolla driven by Gregory Skoog, 65, of rural Brainerd was stopped northbound on Minnesota Highway 25 shortly before 1 p.m., waiting...
August 27, 2012 - 10:38am
August 2, 2012
UPDATED: Frazee man seriously injured after Highway 71 crash into tree
A Frazee man was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon when he apparently fell asleep at the wheel, crossed the opposing lane of traffic and...
August 2, 2012 - 9:41am
August 22, 2011
Car ripped in half in accident near Wadena, Minn.
A vehicle was ripped in half and a man was left in critical condition by a three-vehicle crash north of Wadena Sunday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, seven people were involved in the crash around 6 p.m. on U.S. Highway 71, about two miles north of Wadena. A 1992...
August 22, 2011 - 10:19am
September 28, 2010
5-year-old hit getting off bus
A 5-year-old girl was kept in a hospital overnight for observation after she was hit getting off the school bus in Verndale Monday night. According to the Verndale Police Department, a Wadena-Deer Creek school bus was dropping the girl off on Brown Street at 3:53 p.m. when she was...
September 28, 2010 - 8:52am
March 13, 2009
Raymond, Minn., man killed in crash; funeral in Wadena Saturday
A Raymond, Minn., man was killed in a one-vehicle crash in Todd County, and men from Verndale and Atwater, Minn., were injured in the accident. The Todd County Sheriff's Department said Scott Allen Denny, 48, formerly of Verndale, died when he was ejected in a one-vehicle rollover...
March 13, 2009 - 1:00pm
January 22, 2009
Hitterdal man dead; second driver critically injured in Wednesday crash
One person has died and another is in critical condition following a head-on collision east of Park Rapids Wednesday afternoon. Both victims were air-lifted to Innovis Hospital in Fargo, where Robert L. McGrath, 49, Minneapolis, was listed in critical condition Thursday morning. Dale...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am