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West Fargo woman injured in Otter Tail County crash
What you should know about the Zika Virus
Several city, school seats up for election
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
White receives national volunteer recognition award
Wadena Babe Ruth team headed for 13-15 state tournament
Blazers top Angels with ninth inning surge
WDC Babe Ruth club will meet DGF or Litchfield in state opener
Speer hired as GM, publisher of Northland Outdoors
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
William "Cookie" Helmbrecht
Luella Mae Trites
Michael Charles Brakefield
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Entertainment briefs - July 28 edition
The Abiders to perform Friday at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Old School to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Church briefs - July 21 edition
Birth announcements - July 21 edition
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
It's time to get serious about a special session
Your letters - July 21 edition
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
April 13, 2012
Brandon Michael Snyder, 26, Verndale, charges of third degree burglary, fifth degree conspiracy to drugs, were dismissed. Michael Ray Andreoff, 23, Menahga, theft-take/use/transfer movable property without consent, dismissed. James Frederick Walter, 47, Campbell, driver must carry...
April 13, 2012 - 11:12am
April 9, 2012
Robert Lee Weston, 23, Perham, domestic assault, 90 days jail with 87 days stayed for two years and credit for time served of three days, 2 years probation, community service, fees $1,465 with $700 stayed for two years. A charge of interference with a 911 call was dismissed at sentencing. Donald...
April 9, 2012 - 11:52am
Zachary Walter Smith, 19, Sebeka, charges of fifth-degree assault, fourth-degree damage to property and disorderly conduct were dismissed. Bryan Lee Taylor, 26, Miltona, charges of DUI, DWI and driving after suspension were all dismissed. Tracy Lynn Riedel, 32, Menahga, charge of...
April 9, 2012 - 11:52am
April 2, 2012
Reproductive health services offered
Family Health offers confidential, affordable and nonjudgmental reproductive health services to both men and women. Services include: complete physical exams including screening for breast, cervical and ovarian cancer, pap smear and pelvic exam, sexually transmitted infection testing,...
April 2, 2012 - 9:56am
March 23, 2012
Death Notice: Elisha Lincoln
Elisha A. Lincoln, 31, of Menahga, passed away suddenly Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 17, at Assembly of God Church in Menahga. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Friday, March 16 at Cardini-Pearson...
March 23, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 3, 2012
'To Save A Life' being shown in Menahga
"To Save A Life" will be showing at the Menahga A/G Church, one mile north of Menahga, at 7 p.m. on March 23. Tacos in a bag will be served after the movie. Youth 13-18 are welcome. Call (218) 564-4807 (church) or (320) 630-3756 (Marcy's cell you may text).
March 3, 2012 - 3:16pm
Wadena County Wanted
Andrew Tyler Beck, 27, Hewitt, warrant: issue worthless check. Randy Russell Eastling, 47, Sebeka, warrant: contempt of court. Daniel...
March 3, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 25, 2012
Library service hours reduced in Wadena County
Effective March 4, Wadena County residents will have reduced access to public library services at the Wadena City Library and the mobile library....
February 25, 2012 - 3:28pm
February 11, 2012
Menahga man sentenced for possessing child pornography
On Monday in federal court in Fergus Falls, a 46-year-old man from Menahga was sentenced for possessing more than 300 images of child pornography. United States District Court Judge John R. Tunheim sentenced Brent Michael Freeman to 36 months in prison on one count of possession of...
February 11, 2012 - 12:43pm
February 5, 2012
Stacaia Marie Murdock, 36, Brainerd, uninsured vehicle, 90 days jail stayed for one year, one year probation, fees $1,465 with $700 stayed for one year. Charges of proof of insurance and seat belt required were dismissed at sentencing. Stephanie Ann Discher, 30, Eagle Bend, school...
February 5, 2012 - 1:11pm
February 4, 2012
Birth: Jan. 27
Jan. 27 -- Kate and Jeff Pinoniemi of Menahga, girl, Brita Lynn Pinoniemi, 7 pounds, 15 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in...
February 4, 2012 - 12:34pm
January 28, 2012
Wadena County Wanted
Michael Martin Flaherty, 45, Loretto, Minn., warrant: controlled substance crime. Daniel Curtis Green, 57, Menahga, warrant: conservation...
January 28, 2012 - 11:50am
Eric Ervin Makela, 31, Menahga, DWI -- refusal to submit to chemical test and open bottle law, 365 days jail with 335 days stayed for six years, six years probation, 26 days electronic home monitoring, fees $1,920. Charges of DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed...
January 28, 2012 - 11:46am
January 21, 2012
Charges filed for assault, damage
A 22-year-old Wadena County man was charged with third-degree damage to property and fifth-degree assault for allegedly pulling a man from his vehicle and hitting him, and later punching and shattering the vehicle's window. Jared Ray Halonen faces a Feb. 6 hearing on the charges...
January 21, 2012 - 11:48am
January 13, 2012
Death Notice: Kyle Kenyon
Kyle Alex Kenyon, 16, of Menahga, died Jan. 8, 2012. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. at the Menahga Laestadian Lutheran Church in Menahga. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the church. Internment services will be held at the Woodland...
January 13, 2012 - 1:29pm