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Heavy rain leads to wash outs; Area still listed as severe drought
County approves funding part of SE Wadena project
Wadena County wanted - May 21 edition
WDC Class of 2015 recalls high school years
Bad day in the rain: Accident on Highway 10
WDC boys place third, girls finish fifth in Mid-State
Ross places fifth in Brainerd Invitational
Twins' break from big league baseball may finally be over
Late surge gives Raiders 14-2 win over Wolverines
Bulldogs hang Wolverines with 5-4 setback
Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Visits
M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
England Prairie grounds a step back in time
Entertainment briefs - May 21 edition
They're back, pitches!
WDC students enjoy free open swim at 'The Mas'
Entertainment briefs - May 14 edition
Birth announcements - May 14 edition
Local students graduate from Minnesota State University, Mankato
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Hospice volunteers gather to celebrate life
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
VA accelerates deployment of nationwide opioid therapy tool
Take a second to learn about strokes
Your letters - May 7 edition
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
June 28, 2013
String of daytime burglaries hits Wadena
A series of daytime residential burglaries over the past month in Wadena and the surrounding area has netted thousands of dollars in cash and valuables, authorities said Tuesday as they pursued several leads in the cases. Sergeant Naomi Plautz of the Wadena Police Department said...
news / local
June 28, 2013 - 10:30am
April 5, 2013
Drug raid leads to arrest
Search of a Motley home March 25 lead to the arrest of Donnel Mary Kist, 46, for probable cause possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and restricted individual possessing a firearm. Agents of the Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force along with members...
news / local
April 5, 2013 - 10:59am
March 25 A man received a call from the mother of his daughter and reported an altercation took place between his daughter and her step-father. The man alleged the girl was thrown out on the floor four times but was not injured. The daughter was ultimately kicked out of the house....
news / local
April 5, 2013 - 10:14am
March 25, 2013
One arrested in drug store break-in
One man was arrested Monday morning after allegedly breaking into a Clarissa drug store. The Todd County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an intrusion alarm at Clarissa Drug at around 6:09 a.m., according to a press release from the Sheriff’s Office. The release also said the...
March 25, 2013 - 12:20pm
March 21, 2013
Wadena County Wanted
Alan Wayne Habedank, 36, Pelican Rapids, warrant: contempt of court. Christopher Allen Hendrickson, 25, Hewitt, warrant: third-degree burglary. Cody James McBeth, 20, Menahga, first-degree burglary. Angela Christine Burnside-Stewart, 31, Ponsford, Minn., warrant: theft.
March 21, 2013 - 6:03pm
Timothy Jacob Neiminen, 34, Wadena, DWI, local confinement (90 days, stayed 89 days for two years. Credit for time served: one day), adult probation (two years), fees $565. Nathanial Louis Spector, 22, Arden Hills, Minn., third-degree assault, local confinement (60 days, credit for...
March 21, 2013 - 6:00pm
March 12 • Wadena authorities were notified of a trailer and boat that were stripped and abandoned. • A woman reported receiving numerous text messages and threats from a man she has been acquainted with for four years. The complainant said she deleted 30 text messages from...
March 21, 2013 - 5:58pm
March 15, 2013
Richville man sentenced for meth
Glenn Scott Kassahn, 46, of Richville, was sentenced March 4 in Otter Tail County District Court following drug charges. He was sentenced to 60 days in the county jail and ordered to pay fines of $1,160. In October 2011, agents of the West Central Drug Task Force stopped Kassahn in...
March 15, 2013 - 1:15pm
Sebeka man sentenced for meth
Brandon James Hansen, 27, who last year was found with methamphetamine at Little Pine Lake near Perham, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court earlier this month. The Sebeka resident will serve 180 days in the county jail, with two days credited for time already served....
March 15, 2013 - 1:11pm
March 8, 2013
Jarrett Damon Sanderson, 38, Sebeka, vehicle registration, fees $120. Jaclyn Renee Clawson, 32, Deer Creek, proof of insurance, fees $290. Amanda Marie Lang, 22, Wadena, driving after revocation, proof of insurance, fees $490. Travis Doug Zuidema, 33, Danube, Minn., driving after...
March 8, 2013 - 11:59am
Louis Michael Iacona Jr., 57, Glencoe, Minn., 55/45, fees $130. Mark John Koivisto, 23, Cokato, Minn., 50/40, fees $130.
March 8, 2013 - 11:59am
March 7, 2013
26 charges in Perham horse neglect case
Bruce and Allison Breun of Frazee appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Monday to face 26 separate charges related to the abuse and neglect of 11 horses rescued from a farm north of Perham in November. The two individuals will each be assigned to court-appointed attorneys...
March 7, 2013 - 3:28pm