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Wadena Board hears new architect's view of Courthouse remodeling
police scanner March 13
Level III sex offender moves to Menahga
Wadena board still divided over where to put coordinator
Fire breaks out at ethanol plant
Archery scores March 13
Vikings chopping but so far chips are small
Archery scores 3/6
Bowling scores 3/6
Minnesota Vikings: 'Preview center' offers look at new stadium
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Irma Allen to play piano with WDC Band at March 10
'Mr. Peabody and Sherman' fun family film
Five Wings announces $43,000 available for artists
Conclusion to Titanic of the Great Lakes Sinks
Library events in March
Your Letters March 6
Horizons: Businesses succeed through creative adaptation
Spring sports are quickly approaching
Women at greater risk for alcohol related problems
Get help to find the right health plan
Birth announcements March 6
Bruer, May graduate from Bemidji State
Area students earn honors at several colleges, universities
Spring Pasta Salad
Birth announcements Feb. 27
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 cause of the blaze is still under investigation. Amanda and Whitman Briard purchased the business when they were just teenagers. Ten years...
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 the home, but one had left before the fire broke out. A second person was helped from the home by firefighters, but did not suffer injuries...
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 and fire personnel were called out at approximately 6:15 p.m. The fire started in a plow truck, although the cause is not known, according...
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 Wadena components facility experienced a small roof fire in their maintenance building Friday, April 10," said company spokesperson Carolyn...
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