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Osberg to work on rural employment issues in Otter Tail County
Ross and Snyder selected as nominees for ExCEL Award
Speed limit to increase on Highway 29 west of Wadena
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Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Wolverines post 65-57 PRC win over Trojans
Three Central Minnesota boxers triumph
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Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
Minding Our Elders: Restructuring life after caregiving ends
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
October 16, 2011
Fire knocks out power, destroys garage
A fire destroyed a garage and caused a power outage in Deer Creek Wednesday evening, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, along with Deer Creek Fire and Rescue, responded to a home at 208 N Hwy 106 around 8:30 p.m. to find...
October 16, 2011 - 3:36pm
October 2, 2011
October 2, 2011 - 11:10pm
Silverado burns, boat saved
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a vehicle fire approximately two miles south of Sebeka on Sunday, Sept. 25 around 9:10 a.m. Upon the deputy's arrival, the vehicle was nearly totally engulfed. Sebeka Fire Department responded and the highway was closed down for a short...
October 2, 2011 - 11:08pm
May 8, 2011
Fire doused in 800 block of 5th Street SW
Wadena firefighters contained a fire at about 11 a.m. Friday, April 29 at an apartment at 823 5th St. SW in Wadena. Fire Chief Dean Uselman...
May 8, 2011 - 2:45pm
March 6, 2011
Fire in Blueberry Township drives occupants out
A house fire in Blueberry Township on Thursday, Feb. 24 led to two people being treated for smoke inhalation. Around 5:30 p.m., the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, Menahga Fire Department and first responders, Menahga Police Department, Minnesota DNR and Tri-County Ambulance responded...
March 6, 2011 - 5:21pm
January 30, 2011
Leaping for life
A Sebeka-area family had to leap to safety from the second floor of their home to avoid being consumed by flames that had consumed their home. Around 9:16 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22, a house fire was reported to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office.
January 30, 2011 - 1:03pm
Renneberg Hardwoods of Menahga damaged in fire
At 01:27 a.m. on July 16, the Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a report of a structure fire at Renneberg Hardwoods in the dimensions building. When law enforcement and fire officials arrived they found the roof of the building on fire. The fire was quickly extinguished by...
July 30, 2010 - 10:27pm
July 23, 2010
Fire destroys Mills Locker Plant
A fire that began Sunday and stretched into Monday has destroyed the Mills Locker Plant in New York Mills. The building is a total loss. The...
July 23, 2010 - 2:30pm
May 26, 2010
Everyone OK after New York Mills house burns
No one was hurt in a house fire in New York Mills Wednesday morning, according to Fire Chief Reed Jacobson. Jacobson said two people were in...
May 26, 2010 - 8:25am
March 25, 2010
Fire in Wadena
Black smoke pours from inside the Minnesota Department of Transportation Truck Station on Industrial Drive in Wadena Thursday evening. Law enforcement...
March 25, 2010 - 7:11pm
April 15, 2009
Fire quickly extinguished at TimberRoots shop
A fire at TimberRoots on U.S. Highway 71 North in Wadena at 11 a.m. Friday was quickly extinguished by the Wadena Fire Department. "ProBuild's...
April 15, 2009 - 1:31pm
April 1, 2009
Another Verndale barn burns across from R&J Sales
A two-year-old, Vintage-style barn belonging to Ken and Val Schmitz was destroyed by fire March 24 in Verndale. Two horses were rescued but...
April 1, 2009 - 5:51pm
February 9, 2009
3-year-old dies in fire near Long Prairie
A 3-year-old boy died in a house fire Sunday on Highway 27 east of Long Prairie. The Todd County Sheriff's Office identified the child as Lucas James Ewertsen. The fire was reported around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 7. The Long Prairie Fire Department, TCSO deputies and Long Prairie...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
Mother and daughter escape fire south of Wadena
A woman was taken to the hospital for burns to her hands and feet, but her daughter was unharmed, after both escaped a mobile home fire Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff Mike Carr said Thursday that the Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded Wednesday 4:33 p.m. to a mobile home structure...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am