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News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Courts - Sept. 22 edition
Man accused of threatening women with arrow, hammer, saw
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
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
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
Quincer graduates from UND
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
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Your letters - Sept. 8 edition
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
September 5, 2016
Two people hurt in ATV crash near Huntersville
Two people were injured in an ATV rollover near Huntersville Outpost in Wadena County Aug. 20. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a call just before noon Aug. 20 about the accident. An ATV being operated in the campground was involved in a rollover accident. Bystanders on...
September 5, 2016 - 12:08am
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