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Unprecedented: Flood strikes Wadena area, residents seek relief
Woman killed in west-central Minnesota crash
City of Wadena to cover landfill fees for flood debris; volunteers head to town
State park visits trend upward in Minn., N.D.
Wadena SWCD names poster and essay winners
Post 171 hands BHV Legion two setbacks
Summer football camps coming up in Wadena
Finck aces No. 6 at Whitetail Run
Januszewski, Vertin post fastest times in Lake Chase
Fading Twins have to avoid July swoon
Melva Jean Baumgartner
Lyle Joseph McBride
Wadena Garden Club: Yard of the month
Olson wins RMH grand prize
Area students awarded TCHC Foundation scholarships
Red Cross bloodmobile a success
Artists receive awards in annual Regional Art Show at the Cultural Center in New York Mills
Zornes displays wooden masks and stone sculptures at the Cultural Center through July 31
Verndale Straw Hat and Sunbonnet Days slated for July 25-27
Entertainment briefs - July 10 edition
Lambert, Shelton at We Fest in 2015
Follow the flag
Birth announcements - July 10 edition
Local piano students earn top honors at state competition
Local students graduate from Bemidji State
U of M Crookston announces spring 2014 graduates
Area students make dean's list at Minnesota State, Mankato
Minnesota's biodiesel mandate: costly, risky and unfair
Ancient evidence of the Bible's reliability
Veterans, beware of pension advance products
Can cities purchase digital speed signs for their streets?
Make summer swimming safe
My new favorite way to fish
Breeding duck numbers down, wetland numbers up
Breeding duck numbers down, wetlands up in Minnesota
Ruffed grouse drumming counts up significantly in state
Trolling for troops
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October 1, 2010
Newborn dies from apparent medical issue
A newborn baby apparently died of a medical problem near Sebeka Tuesday night. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office responded around 9:23 p.m. to a report that a baby who was born Sept. 22 who was vomiting and having trouble breathing. Sebeka Rescue and Wadena Ambulance responded...
October 1, 2010 - 11:38am
February 18, 2010
Autopsy confirms Sebeka man's death was from hypothermia, exposure
Autopsy results released Thursday evening confirmed the death of a 39-year-old paraplegic man from sebeka was due to hypothermia brought on by exposure to freezing temperatures Tuesday morning. Sheriff Michael D. Carr said Thursday night that no foul play is suspected in the death...
February 18, 2010 - 7:10pm
February 17, 2010
Wheelchair-bound Sebeka man dies of exposure
A 39-year-old paraplegic man from Sebeka, Minn. died from exposure after a personal care attendant and garbage man found him lying in the snow. Wadena County Sheriff Michael D. Carr said Michael Lee Johnson was found outdoors at his residence by a personal care attendant and his...
February 17, 2010 - 3:45pm
May 26, 2009
Nimrod man dies in tractor accident
An 88-year-old man from Nimrod, Minn. was killed in a farm accident Sunday. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene at 12:41 p.m. Sunday, according to Sheriff Michael Carr. When the deputy reached the victim at the farm on Wadena County Road 14 north of Nimrod,...
May 26, 2009 - 1:49pm
May 13, 2009
Savoie, a quiet leader at Sebeka school, dies
Katrine Savoie's sudden passing Saturday at the age of 38 has shocked and saddened several area communities. The New York Mills graduate lived in Park Rapids, taught art at Sebeka and was married to Wadena-Deer Creek fourth grade teacher and head hockey coach Dan Savoie. Katrine's...
May 13, 2009 - 1:51pm
April 22, 2009
Victim dies when dirt caves in on him
April 22, 2009 - 4:35pm
Man burns stump, self when clothing ignites
April 22, 2009 - 4:35pm
Death Notice: Robert Nelson
April 22, 2009 - 2:28pm
Death Notice: Vernon Koskela
Vernon Reino Koskela, 85, of Menahga, passed away Monday, April 20, 2009, at the Green Pine Acres Nursing Home in Menahga. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Sebeka Apostolic Lutheran Church with the Rev. Art Skoog officiating. Interment will be...
April 22, 2009 - 2:11pm
April 15, 2009
Death Notice: Jackie Lambert
April 15, 2009 - 12:01pm
Death Notice: Thomas Uselman
April 15, 2009 - 12:00pm
Ophelia Katie Lehner, 88, of rural Nimrod, died Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Fair Oaks Lodge in Wadena. She was born to Francis (Frank) and Katie (Hills) Blanchard in Hope, N.D., on Aug. 18, 1920. As a child, she lived in Huntersville Township, Wadena County, and attended country...
April 15, 2009 - 11:59am
Eleanora L. Esteb
Eleanora L. Esteb, 96, of Bertha, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at the Lakewood Health Systems Care Center in Staples after being cared for in the Memory Care Unit for the last four years. She was born on April 16, 1912, at Woodside Township, Otter Tail County to...
April 15, 2009 - 11:58am
Lorraine Albina (Irsfeld) Stave, 78, of Verndale, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. She was born May 15, 1930, to Henry and Mary (Lamusga) Irsfeld in Browerville. She married Gerald "Jerry" Ivan Stave on Nov. 4, 1954, in Browerville. She was a...
April 15, 2009 - 11:56am
April 8, 2009
Mary Clorinda Aguilar, 63, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, March 31, 2009, at her home. She was born Oct. 30, 1945, in New Mexico, the daughter of Fidel and Rose (Zamora) Aguilar Sr. She was raised in La Junta, Colo., where she graduated from high school in 1964. She attended Hesston...
April 8, 2009 - 10:58am