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New M State programs target business needs
Buddy Bench designed to help students advocate for themselves
Hee-haw! Donkey basketball makes for fun evening at WDC School
Wadena opens Christmas season with Nativity lighting
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Wolves overcome Wolverines 4-2
Ross, Wolverines topple Thunder 76-60
Tigers stop Blue Devils 3-0
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
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
Betsy Nelson to discuss 'Tasting Minnesota' at second Book Ends event
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
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
March 1, 2014
Family survives Wadena house fire
A single father and his two teenage children escaped a fire that destroyed their home along Highway 71 on the southern edge of Wadena Saturday...
March 1, 2014 - 7:59pm
February 14, 2014
Victims of fire near Wadena identified; blaze ruled accidental
WADENA, Minn. -- Authorities have released the names of two people who died early Friday in a fire south of Wadena. Daniel Suhl and Anne Carlson, both 21 and recently from Wadena, died when the camper trailer they were staying in caught fire and they were unable to escape,...
February 14, 2014 - 3:34pm
January 2, 2014
Menahga couple loses everything in New Year's Eve fire
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org A Menahga family is homeless after a New Year’s Eve fire burned their house to the ground. Diann and Ken Phillips watched Wednesday morning as flames continued to lick at the remains of the...
January 2, 2014 - 11:09am
February 20, 2013
12 cows die in rural Hawley barn fire
HAWLEY, Minn. - Firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures as they battled a barn fire that killed 12 cows this morning in rural Hawley. The Hawley, Hitterdal and Ulen volunteer fire departments responded to the blaze, which was reported about 3:30 a.m. at 11149 210th St. N. Crews...
February 20, 2013 - 9:53am
February 6, 2013
Wadena, Bluffton fire departments respond to fire
The Wadena and Bluffton fire departments responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire at 39923 County Highway 75 that Bluffton Fire Chief Ken Theisen...
February 6, 2013 - 5:44pm
January 26, 2013
Deer Creek, Wadena firefighters battle sawmill fire
The Deer Creek and Wadena Fire Departments fought a fire at John Henry Mast's sawmill three miles east of Deer Creek on Monday, in bitterly cold,...
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 12, 2013
Livestock building destroyed by fire
The complete loss of the Tri-County Livestock Auction Barn, one mile west of Motley, by fire Sunday night has not made life any easier for Manager...
January 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Fire crews respond to grass fires
PERHAM -- Firefighters and first responders were called to multiple grass fires east of Perham along County Highway 80 (Old Highway 10) near...
September 7, 2012 - 9:27am
July 23, 2012
Crews extinguish grass fire west of Ulen; no injuries reported
ULEN, Minn. - Gordon Fevig burned some trash in his yard Sunday afternoon and went back inside to escape the sweltering heat. No more than 15...
July 23, 2012 - 2:55pm
July 17, 2012
Barn near Perham destroyed in fire; all people, livestock okay
Otter Tail County sheriff's officials believe a late-night fire Saturday that destroyed a barn was accidental. According to the sheriff's department, authorities were dispatched at about 11:30 p.m.
July 17, 2012 - 1:14pm
July 10, 2012
Bluffton has new fire truck
Bluffton Fire and Rescue has a brand new truck after winning a FEMA grant. Fire Chief Ken Theisen said the new tanker truck has a 350 horsepower...
July 10, 2012 - 12:47pm
June 25, 2012
Firefighters douse rural shed
Gary Cushman is well known in the Sebeka and Nimrod area, but he joked that many people didn't know where he lived until Sebeka and Wadena County...
June 25, 2012 - 5:15am
May 19, 2012
Fire scorches Nimrod area again
Authorities do not know what caused a wildfire that burned 93 acres northeast of Nimrod Monday. The blaze, called the Orton Fire by the DNR,...
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 17, 2012
Arson suspect to husband: 'Don't look at me like that' -- Jury hears how case came together in Andvik trial
MOORHEAD - Four fires had already scorched the Matt and Tara Andvik farmstead near Barnesville when he called police on Oct. 17 to report that...
May 17, 2012 - 9:22am
May 14, 2012
Garage fire on Second Street
While they do not know why anyone would target their one-stall garage in southwest Wadena, Joe and Michelle Keith suspect a Wednesday evening...
May 14, 2012 - 10:37am