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Wadena County wanted - Dec. 1 edition
Weather changing some after school WDC activities
Wadena County senior companions recognized for service
Police Scanner-Dec. 1 Edition
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Pirates geared up for strong basketball season
Crunch time here for the Vikings
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
Carol A. White
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
June 5, 2016
Truck driver being charged in Callaway train derailment
The propane truck driver who authorities say caused the train crash and derailment in Callaway north of Detroit Lakes two months ago is being charged in the incident. According to the complaint filed in Becker County District Court, Biya Abdella Buta, 31, of Mandan, N.D., is being...
June 5, 2016 - 12:08am
May 28, 2016
Wadena man faces charges for more sex crimes
A man facing a felony charge for attempting to solicit a child in January was charged again this week with sex-related texting crimes. David...
May 28, 2016 - 12:08am
May 21, 2016
Four pounds of meth recovered in drug bust
A man is charged with felony drug possession after four pounds of meth was discovered in a package being delivered to a Wadena home. The Wadena...
May 21, 2016 - 12:08am
May 14, 2016
Man charged in Wadena with illegal firearm possession
A man has been charged in Wadena County with illegally possessing a firearm and possession of a controlled substance. The Wadena County Sheriff's...
May 14, 2016 - 12:10am
Wadena man charged with attempted murder in police chase pleads guilty to lesser charges
A Wadena man pleaded guilty Friday to assault and fleeing officers after a police chase that ended with him crashing head-on into a deputy's...
May 14, 2016 - 12:10am
April 22, 2016
Teen arrested after stabbing in Henning
A teenager was arrested and a man was taken to a hospital after a stabbing in Henning early Monday morning. According to law enforcement, a 24-year-old man was taken to Tri-County Health Care around 1:30 a.m. Monday with a stab wound to the stomach, which was believed to be non-life...
April 22, 2016 - 12:10am
March 27, 2016
Rural Staples man arrested for alleged drug sales
A rural Staples man was arrested for alleged drug sales after a search warrant was issued March 15.
March 27, 2016 - 12:10am
March 13, 2016
Fence posts burned near Deer Creek
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported three fence posts were deliberately burned as part of a property line dispute near Deer Creek Feb. 24. The posts that were burned were found in the right of way on a township road, Sheriff Lt. Barry Fitzgibbons reported. One property...
March 13, 2016 - 12:10am
February 28, 2016
Verndale woman faces felony gun charge
A criminal complaint was signed by the Wadena Police Department and issued by the Wadena County Attorney's Office to charge Mary Alice Stiles, 49, of Verndale with being a felon in possession of a firearm and two misdemeanor charges of driving after revocation and having no proof...
February 28, 2016 - 12:10am
February 11, 2016
Fargo officer shot, expected to die
A Fargo officer shot Wednesday night during a standoff in north Fargo is expected to die, and the suspected shooter is also dead, Police Chief...
February 11, 2016 - 10:21am
February 2, 2016
Alexandria man admits guilt in money laundering scheme
A 46-year-old Alexandria man pleaded guilty to a felony charge that he conspired with two other men to launder more than $2 million dollars, which they believed to be proceeds of a penny stock fraud scheme. The money was, in fact, provided to the defendants by an undercover law enforcement...
February 2, 2016 - 12:08am
January 15, 2016
Police foil Wadena man's attempt to solicit young girl
A 44-year-old Wadena man who thought he would spend New Year's Eve having sex with a 13-year-old Jenkins girl now faces a felony for soliciting...
January 15, 2016 - 12:10am
January 14, 2016
UPDATE: Charges pending in theft from local benefit in Wadena
Update: The Wadena Police Department would like to thank all of those who helped identify the suspect in the theft from the benefit this past weekend at the Elks Club. Charges are pending in this case and details will be made available at a later date. Previous story: The Wadena Police...
January 14, 2016 - 10:35am
December 25, 2015
Wadena man charged with five felonies connected to vandalism incident
A 41-year-old Wadena man has been charged with five felonies relating to a Nov. 4 vehicle vandalism incident, reported the Wadena Police Department....
December 25, 2015 - 12:10am
December 18, 2015
County attorneys criticize plan to slash prison terms for serious drug offenders
County prosecutors are coming out against a proposal to reduce guideline sentences for serious drug crimes, but criminal defense lawyers say the changes are needed. I truly believe our communities (especially in greater Minnesota) will be impacted by this legislative effort by...
December 18, 2015 - 12:08am