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No tax cuts. No construction work. No special session.
Zebra mussels confirmed in Otter Tail Lake
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
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Joan Gertrude Wagner
William 'Bill' Bretz
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
What are the rules regarding collector plates?
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
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
June 24, 2015
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
June 2, 2015
Man charged for wielding bat, knife
Eric Joseph Small, 35, of 512 W.
June 2, 2015 - 12:10am
May 29, 2015
Widow of Fargo beating victim 'living in a nightmare'
It was a sweet moment: a mother watching her two kids splash in a puddle outside their Fargo home on Wednesday, like it was just any other day. "Cheap...
May 29, 2015 - 8:26am
May 15, 2015
Neighbor shoots, kills family dog
Roger Rosengren, 64, of Garfield is being charged with one felony count of animal cruelty, which resulted in the death of a pet or companion...
May 15, 2015 - 9:05am
Two men found dead of apparent gunshot wounds in Cass County
WALKER - The Cass County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of two people at a residence in Onigum, near Walker. The sheriff's office received a call at 7:18 p.m. Tuesday for medical assistance at a residence on the 8700 block of Midway Drive Northwest in Onigum,...
May 15, 2015 - 8:58am
May 2, 2015
Three arrested for allegedly selling meth at Wadena motel
Three people were arrested, including a Wadena motel manager, early Wednesday, April 22 for selling and distributing methamphetamine out of the...
May 2, 2015 - 6:26am
April 23, 2015
Four arrested after meth found at Cass Lake home
Four people were arrested Tuesday after the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a Cass Lake residence. John Henry Wilke, 64, Terri Lynn Frazer, 53, and Ida Elizabeth Beaulieu, 29, were arrested on drug-related charges,...
April 23, 2015 - 9:38am
April 22, 2015
WDC teacher charged with sexually assaulting student
A Wadena-Deer Creek social studies teacher is charged with molesting a student at his Henning home last week after paying her to clean cabins. Brian Kenneth Maki, 58, of Henning, was charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct - position of authority - Tuesday, April 21...
April 22, 2015 - 2:16pm
April 11, 2015
Wadena police report several vehicle thefts
The Wadena Police Department is reminding people to remove all valuables from motor vehicles parked outside after receiving several theft reports last week. Residents are also reminded to lock their vehicles. Overnight Tuesday, March 31, the police department received several theft...
April 11, 2015 - 12:08am
April 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes man charged with escaping custody
Sean Patrick Menard, 28, of 321 Shorewood Circle, Detroit Lakes, has been charged with felony escape from custody in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on Dec. 1, 2014, he was arrested and charged with second- and third-degree burglary in Becker County. He...
April 8, 2015 - 11:35am
April 3, 2015
Moorhead man sentenced in baseball bat beating
A Moorhead man convicted of trying to beat his girlfriend to death with a baseball bat was sentenced Thursday to more than 17 years in prison in what judges, prosecutors and police say is the worst domestic violence case they’ve ever seen that didn’t end up as a murder. Members...
April 3, 2015 - 10:32am
March 29, 2015
Wadena woman charged with assaulting officer
A Wadena woman is charged with assaulting an officer, a felony, after an altercation Wednesday, March 18. Wadena police officers were called to a local bar in the early morning hours of March 18 to assist with a possible medical situation, according to a police department news...
March 29, 2015 - 12:08am
March 28, 2015
Six arrested in Staples drug bust Friday
Six people were arrested early Friday after officials executed four search warrants simultaneously in the city of Staples. It was in connection with an ongoing joint investigation on a methamphetamine distribution organization operating out of the city. The investigation was...
March 28, 2015 - 8:15am