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Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
What are the road rules for skaters and rollerbladers?
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
April 24, 2017
Parkers Prairie spoils W-DC home opener
Parkers Prairie spoiled the 2017 Wadena-Deer Creek baseball home opener by putting up crooked numbers in four of the seven innings on its way...
April 24, 2017 - 2:49pm
June 15, 2015
Parkers Prairie receives $1 million donation for pool
With the help of an individual who took a keen interest in Parkers Prairie, the goal of having a new aquatic center will be a reality. Lloyd...
June 15, 2015 - 12:08am
July 16, 2012
Birth: June 28
Tammy and Gayle Snook, Parkers Prairie, girl, Kaia Lynn Snook, 6 pounds, 12 ounces and 19.5 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Kaia...
July 16, 2012 - 3:59am
June 30, 2012
Wayne Keith Norris, 57, Parkers Prairie, no seat belt, fees $115. Michael Dean Lustila, 52, Menahga, third degree DWI with refusal to submit to chemical test, driving after cancellation of drivers' license and third degree damage to property, local confinement (concurrent sentence...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Parkers Prairie man killed in crash
A Parkers Prairie man is dead and another was seriously injured in a crash around 2:30 a.m. Sunday near Henning. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported Justin Hemmerlin, 24, was killed in the crash. He was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Robin Turchin, 23. The one-vehicle...
May 14, 2011 - 7:54pm
March 27, 2011
Benefit for tornado recovery slated April 3 in Parkers Prairie Event Center
Eight months after devastating tornadoes hit areas of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties, the recovery continues. As of March 16, the Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery committee has raised $389,972, of which $332,525 has been distributed ($147,125 in Otter Tail County and $185,400...
March 27, 2011 - 1:52pm
September 16, 2010
Woman dies in crash near Parkers Prairie
A 77-year-old Parkers Prairie woman died after a head-on crash just south of Parkers Prairie Wednesday morning. Lucille Vogt was driving north...
September 16, 2010 - 4:36pm
Browerville 18-year-old critically injured in head-on crash near Parkers Prairie
An 18-year-old Browerville woman is in critical condition after a head-on crash just south of Parkers Prairie this morning. Kayla Carry was driving a 1998 Cavalier south on Highway 29 at about 8:30 a.m. when she crossed the centerline and collided with a 2003 Ford Taurus driven by...
September 16, 2010 - 10:19am
July 23, 2010
Prairie to Woods Whitetails holding banquet in Parkers
The Prairie to Woods Whitetails, a Quality Deer Management Association Branch, will be holding its third annual fundraiser banquet Saturday, Aug. 21, at the Parkers Prairie Event Center. Games and Social events start at 5 p.m. with the dinner followed at 7 p.m. There will be raffle...
July 23, 2010 - 2:20pm
April 8, 2010
Parkers Lions prepare for annual smelt fry
The Parkers Prairie Lions will hold their 47th annual smelt fry from 2-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 17, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 18. The event will be held at a new location this year: the new Prairie Event Center on Highway 235. The meal will include smelt, french...
April 8, 2010 - 9:47pm
March 30, 2010
Parkers Prairie man injured in rollover Sunday
A 19-year-old Parkers Prairie man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover in Leaf Valley Township Sunday. At about 6 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report about the crash near the intersection of County Roads 63 and 35, about 12 miles north of Alexandria. An...
March 30, 2010 - 1:25pm
March 19, 2010
Spring expo is next Saturday
Prairie to Woods Whitetails will present its annual spring expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 27 at the Parkers Prairie Event Center. There is free admission. Free food plot seed/mineral is available, as are seminars and exhibits. Food and beverages will be available...
March 19, 2010 - 12:07pm
January 7, 2010
Births: Dec. 28
Dec. 28 -- Erin and Scott Boesl of Parkers Prairie, boy, Nolan Richard Boesl, 8 pounds, 21 inches long, Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. He is...
January 7, 2010 - 5:50pm
September 18, 2009
Feel the heat
The Firefighters' Rodeo wasn't all fun and games this year. Area firefighters felt some serious heat during a training exercise where they confronted...
September 18, 2009 - 1:33pm
May 13, 2009
Johnson's jack all the Pirates needed
Alicia Johnson hit her second round-tripper in two days Friday as Verndale topped Parkers Prairie 4-1 in a Park Region Conference showdown. Johnson...
May 13, 2009 - 1:44pm