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Five injured when vehicle hits ambulance in western Minnesota
WDC students make 2nd quarter honor roll
Natural gas will now be offered in Deer Creek, Parkers Prairie
Abomination Tattoo Studio opens in downtown Wadena
Wing River Township residents enjoy long lifespan
Saturday Scorecard 2/18
Friday Scorecard 2/17
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
WDC skaters to face No. 2 Alexandria in Section 6A quarterfinals
Thursday Scorecard 2/16
Gladys (Schmidt) Sagehorn
Carold Verner Anderson
Karvonen Funeral Home crematory addition is complete
Brunswick NYM employees rewarded for efforts
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
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie to perform in Park Rapids
Elmer's Summer Melodrama Actor Auditions Set for Feb. 18
Author Candace Simar to be featured at Book Ends Saturday
Computer workshop set for Feb. 25 at Wadena library
Clergy View: Jesus is alive and listening
Birth announcements - Feb. 9 edition
Area students graduate from NDSU
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Raspberry Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast
Eligibility for VA Disability and SSDI
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
COMMENTARY: An early start for a strong Farm Bill
Letters - Feb. 9 edition
Is there a requirement to remove the snow/ice prior to traveling with the trailer?
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
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
January 5, 2017
Smooth Skating: Ice rinks busy over holiday break
Wadena's ice skating rinks were busy over the Christmas holiday as families enjoyed a few days of warmer weather before below zero temperatures...
January 5, 2017 - 3:27pm
December 30, 2016
Advice for thin ice
Due to widely variable weather conditions across much of the state, ice is deteriorating rapidly and creating potentially dangerous conditions...
December 30, 2016 - 12:08am
December 18, 2016
DNR issues ice warning for aerated lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources warns ice anglers, snowmobilers, skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts to use caution when going onto any lake covered or partially covered with ice, especially those that feature aeration systems. "Open water areas created by aeration...
December 18, 2016 - 12:10am
November 28, 2016
DNR suspects hunter saw bobcats, not mountain lions
Turns out they might have been "just" bobcats. What were at first believed to be two cougars, or mountain lions, fighting after one tried to...
November 28, 2016 - 12:08am
November 20, 2016
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Two likely cougars, or mountain lions, have been spotted in northern Minnesota—fighting. The exceedingly rare event—wildlife officials...
November 20, 2016 - 12:10am
November 13, 2016
Hunter found dead in the woods in central Minn.
A 41-year-old man was found Monday, Nov. 7, deceased in the woods after suffering an apparent gunshot wound in central Minnesota. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen reported deputies were called at 5:04 p.m. to a possible hunting accident on property near the intersection of Hawthorne...
November 13, 2016 - 12:08am
October 7, 2016
Fall leaves reaching peak color now
With this area of the state "balmy" for this time of the year, and not too dry, Otter Tail County residents could see a pretty nice fall color...
October 7, 2016 - 12:08am
August 1, 2016
DNR to stock muskies in Gull chain near Brainerd
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Monday announced it was moving forward with stocking muskellunge in several lakes but withdrawing...
August 1, 2016 - 12:08am
July 7, 2016
Some duck species up, Canada goose numbers down in state
Population counts are up for several species of ducks that breed in Minnesota, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of...
July 7, 2016 - 3:24pm
May 19, 2016
Bear attacks Sebeka woman on her deck
A 59-year-old Sebeka woman is recovering after being attacked by a bear on the deck of her home northeast of Sebeka in Wadena County. The bear was likely after bird feeders near the home. The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office received a report of the attack at 10:16 p.m. on Friday...
May 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2016
Green Island, a nature reserve on the north side of Wadena, offers something known as forest therapy.
May 9, 2016 - 12:08am
October 12, 2015
Wadena County 4-H shooting sport team competes at Alexandria
The Wadena County 4-H Shooting Sports Team competed in the 2015 State 4-H Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational Sept. 11-13 at the Alexandria Shooting Park. Over 800 4-Hers from all over the state participate in the annual event competing in archery, muzzleloader, shotgun,...
October 12, 2015 - 12:08am
July 11, 2015
Ruffed grouse counts similar to a year ago
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were unchanged this year compared to last year, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Natural Resources. This follows a significant increase of 34 percent from 2013 to 2014, said Charlotte Roy, DNR grouse project leader....
July 11, 2015 - 12:10am
April 4, 2015
Bear spotted north of Wadena
A pesky bear has been reported by several homeowners on the northern edge of Wadena. Erik Thorson, Park Rapids area wildlife supervisor, said people have been calling local law enforcement and conservation officers about a bear on the north edge of Wadena. "This year we had...
April 4, 2015 - 12:10am
January 30, 2015
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Anthony Welch of St. Paul thought he had the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Fishing Extravaganza grand prize fish in the bag. He literally did have it in a plastic bag within the first five minutes of the contest, which started at noon Saturday on Gull Lake's Hole-in-the-Day Bay. The...
January 30, 2015 - 8:15am