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Boy scout to spruce up city entrance signs
Ottertail woman injured in crash on County Highway 52
News briefs - July 21 edition
Weekly crime report - July 21 edition
City of Wadena receives 2015 audit report
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Post 171 ends season with 15-4 record
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
Michael Charles Brakefield
Michael "Mike" Brakefield
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Menten, Nye & Max to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Goodbody's Gold' takes stage at Elmer's
Pauly makes Dean's List at Bemidji State University
Births - July 14 edition
Hinojos makes dean's list at UM-Twin Cities
Berger makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
What are the rules regarding cyclists?
Court rules that VA has been shortchanging veterans since 2009
Violent minority are sucking us in
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
October 25, 2015
Level III sex offender moving to southeast Wadena
The Wadena Police Department is notifying the public of a Level III sex offender who is moving in the city of Wadena. Timothy George Bungert,...
October 25, 2015 - 12:10am
October 24, 2015
Wadena woman fatally shot at Minneapolis bus stop
A 28-year-old Wadena woman died from multiple gunshot wounds Tuesday, Oct. 13. The shooting occurred shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday at the corner of East Lake Street and Park Avenue, according to the Minneapolis Police Department. The victim, identified as Jessica Denise St.
October 24, 2015 - 12:10am
October 2, 2015
Four arrested for alleged meth crimes
Four people were arrested last Friday at a Wadena residence after a search warrant was issued for alleged methamphetamine sales and use. The...
October 2, 2015 - 12:10am
September 20, 2015
Marcell recounts events on day of shooting near Perham
With a notarized eviction notice on his front door, Mike Marcell Jr. walked the 20 yards to his landlord's home to say he needed more time to...
September 20, 2015 - 12:08am
September 15, 2015
Landlord in custody after shooting tenant east of Perham
A dispute between a landlord and his tenant got out of hand Friday morning when one person was shot, Otter Tail County Sheriff Brian Schluetter...
September 15, 2015 - 12:10am
September 4, 2015
Two arrested for alleged meth distribution
Two people were arrested Thursday afternoon after an investigation into the sale and distribution of methamphetamine in the city of Wadena. The...
September 4, 2015 - 12:59pm
August 24, 2015
Minnesota crime report shows decrease in serious crimes
More than half of victims in human trafficking in Minnesota last year were minors, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety wrote in its annual crime statistics report released recently. This is the first year that human trafficking data was included in the annual report. It...
August 24, 2015 - 12:08am
August 17, 2015
Suspect who fled from police caught after hiding out in deer stand
A two-day manhunt finally turned up a Park Rapids man considered dangerous and possibly armed in northern Wadena County. Hubbard County's...
August 17, 2015 - 8:15am
August 5, 2015
Montana woman in area for WE Fest admits to starting pub on fire
A Montana woman in town for WE Fest ended up in the Becker County Jail on arson charges before even making it to the festival. Sandra Koel,...
August 5, 2015 - 4:02pm
Trooper charged with going 94 in 55 zone
The trooper who has been the Minnesota State Patrol's face in western Minnesota faces charges of driving 94 miles per hour in a 55 zone. Sgt. Jesse Grabow has served as public information officer, but his duties will be handled by other troopers during an internal investigation...
July 5, 2015 - 12:10am
July 4, 2015
Arvig receives reports of online scam
Arvig has been receiving reports of a potential online scam claiming to be market research conducted by Arvig.
July 4, 2015 - 12:10am
June 24, 2015
Arvig receives reports of online scam
Arvig has been receiving reports of a potential online scam claiming to be market research conducted by Arvig. Customers have reported that they...
June 24, 2015 - 4:19pm
Area man sought in domestic assault, fleeing officer case
An area man, who has yet to be arrested, is being charged with fleeing an officer, domestic assault and more. At about 7:40 a.m. Tuesday, Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence several miles southeast...
June 24, 2015 - 10:19am
June 15, 2015
Wadena woman charged with felony theft
Cassandra Sue Steward, 44, of Wadena, is charged with theft - issuance of non-sufficient fund checks, a felony. The Wadena Police Department received reports that more than 51 checks ranging from $12 to $496 were allegedly written by Steward at many different stores and many different...
June 15, 2015 - 12:10am
June 9, 2015
Menahga man charged with tax crimes
The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced that the Otter Tail County Attorney's Office recently charged Richard Rapatt, of Menahga, with eight tax-related felonies. Rapatt is charged with four counts of failing to file returns and four counts of failing to pay taxes. According...
June 9, 2015 - 12:08am