Weather Forecast



July 15, 2016
Henry Johnson and Natalie Johnson played in water that flooded the M State parking lot in Wadena Tuesday morning after the storm.
Heavy rain, storms blanket Wadena, central Minnesota
July 15, 2016 - 12:08am
June 6, 2015
Recent rains have caused major flooding along the Leaf River north of Wadena.
Spring flooding: Leaf river tops its banks
June 6, 2015 - 12:10am
May 23, 2015
Water levels were high along the Leaf River after several days of rain in a row. Wadena County was in a flood warning area over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
Heavy rain leads to wash outs; Area still listed as severe drought
May 23, 2015 - 12:08am
Rainfall Totals For Monday and Monday Night
July 23, 2014 - 2:48pm
September 11, 2013
The site for rain garden, not yet installed
Wadena Board accompanies architects, engineers, and contractors on Fairgrounds tour
September 11, 2013 - 3:42pm
January 21, 2011
Minnesota's Otter Tail County braces for flooding
January 21, 2011 - 3:45pm
April 8, 2009
Officials: County flood response needs some work
April 8, 2009 - 12:48pm
March 31, 2009
Wadena County State Aid Highway 30 near Staples washed out and buckled because of flood waters. The highway was closed and is impassible until the county can make repairs.
CSAH 30 washed out by flood, impassable
March 31, 2009 - 3:19pm
March 30, 2009
Wadena County flooding under control
March 30, 2009 - 2:24pm
March 28, 2009
M State students reach out to Red River Valley
March 28, 2009 - 10:17am
'Grateful beyond words' for WDC's help
March 28, 2009 - 10:09am
March 26, 2009
The Leaf River has flooded and nearly overtaken the west lane of U.S. Highway 71 just north of Wadena. The floodwater has a frozen crust with below freezing temperatures Thursday.
Wadena County declares emergency; 48,000 sandbags on the way
March 26, 2009 - 1:20pm
There were 36 student volunteers from Wadena-Deer Creek school who went to Fargo Tuesday to sandbag before the flood.
WDC students return from sandbagging in Fargo
March 26, 2009 - 10:36am
Emergency Wadena County flooding meeting called for Thursday
March 26, 2009 - 10:22am
March 23, 2009
Wadena county roads closed due to flooding; warning in effect
March 23, 2009 - 12:02pm