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WDC students canoe the Crow Wing River
Verndale bus garage project moving forward
Students learn about fur trade at history museum
5-year-old Henning girl returns home after farm accident
Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Veronen, Schneider lead Cardinal swimmers
Ross finishes in Top 50 at Milaca Mega meet
Weniger, Pirates lasso Mustangs 52-8
Pirates place eighth in Class A Showcase
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Real Men Sing Festival is Oct. 1
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Church briefs - Sept. 29 edition
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
September 26, 2016
Police Scanner - Sept. 22 edition
Sept. 8 • A laptop was found near the Marsh Landing with the name of a couple on it. The laptop appeared to be damaged. Sept. 9 • Bell Hill Recovery Center reported someone broke into a patient's room after he had been incarcerated. Nearly all of his property was gone. The center...
September 26, 2016 - 8:15am
September 19, 2016
Police Scanner - Sept. 15 edition
Sept. 1 • The owner of three benches told law enforcement he found them floating in the water. He had placed the benches on a raft at his river/lake property. He suspected canoers or floaters of the vandalism. Sept. 2 • A woman suspected a man with a ponytail stole mail from her...
September 19, 2016 - 8:15am
September 12, 2016
Police Scanner- Sept. 8 edition
Aug. 25 • A gray SUV with a handicap plate was observed swerving in traffic on U.S. Highway 10. A head was seen against the window of the vehicle. Law enforcement was unable to locate the vehicle. Aug. 26 • Onstar contacted the Wadena Sheriff's office about a vehicle pulled over...
September 12, 2016 - 12:10am
September 5, 2016
Police Scanner - Sept. 1 edition
Aug. 18 • A jail inmate was reported to be walking with a female arm in arm and smoking on Second Street in Wadena. The inmate was supposed to be going to treatment. The female was contacted by a deputy and said she walked with him to treatment. • A vehicle collided with a cow...
September 5, 2016 - 12:10am
August 26, 2016
Police Scanner - Aug. 25 edition
Aug. 10 • Two calls were received by dispatch between midnight and 1 a.m. of suspicious activity in Wadena. The first involved a skid steer being loaded or unloaded. The man loading the machine was the fiance of a woman who had rented it at 5 p.m. the previous evening. The second...
August 26, 2016 - 12:10am
August 21, 2016
Police scanner - Aug. 18 edition
Aug. 4 • The Wadena Sheriff's office received a complaint that a rural residence and its owner had allegedly been sprayed with a crop chemical. Aug. 5 • Intoxication allegedly led to a female harassing her ex and his significant other at a residence in Wadena. She was advised...
August 21, 2016 - 12:10am
August 13, 2016
Police Scanner - Aug. 11 edition
July 28 • A caller informed the police that a group of individuals was fighting in the Wadena Skate Park. Police investigated and discovered two kids wrestling. • A complainant alleged her son-in-law was in a Pontiac parked in front of her Wadena home. The complainant suspected...
August 13, 2016 - 8:15am
August 6, 2016
Police Scanner - Aug. 4 edition
July 21 • A deputy issued a citation to a driver for speeding on County Road 23. The driver, who thought he was traveling 60 miles an hour in a 55 mph zone was clocked at 82. The driver told the deputy he has recently bought the car and the cruise control was not working. He also...
August 6, 2016 - 12:10am
July 31, 2016
Police scanner - July 28 edition
July 14 • At 12:39 a.m. it was reported that a dark-colored SUV, parked behind the Sebeka Clinic, sped off toward Highway 71 when the occupants spotted the complainant's vehicle. Two loud bangs were heard near the clinic. • A man making a 911 call told the dispatcher, "they have...
July 31, 2016 - 12:10am
July 25, 2016
Police Scanner - July 21 edition
July 7 • Police received a complaint that a 16-year-old male left in a red Pontiac on Independence Day with an 18-year-old female saying he would be back by 10 p.m. that evening. The complainants suspected he might be in Cloquet. July 8 • A pair of used metal cutting shears valued...
July 25, 2016 - 12:10am
July 16, 2016
Police Scanner - July 14 edition
June 30 • Police received a complaint from a man who said he felt threatened by a store employee at a Wadena business. An officer spoke with both the complainant and the store employee. The complainant was allegedly using vulgar language and scaring customers and had been asked...
July 16, 2016 - 12:10am
July 8, 2016
Police Scanner - July 7 edition
June 22 • Suspicious pills were found inside a 12-pack of pop bought for a Sentenced to Serve (STS) worker. June 23 • Damage to property was reported on Nimrod Ave. A caller alleged the outside deck and a portion of the floor inside the house were damaged during the previous evening...
July 8, 2016 - 8:47am
July 5, 2016
Police Scanner - June 30 edition
June 16 • When an argument between two customers at the Nimrod Bar prompted the bartender to ask one to leave, he refused. The intoxicated man was given a ride home by a Wadena County deputy. • A complainant alleged a motorcycle passed his house on Highway 71 every morning between...
July 5, 2016 - 12:08am
June 25, 2016
Police Scanner - June 23 Edition
June 9 • A Huntersville Road resident reported the possible theft of a handgun. She had last seen the gun four days earlier. She heard someone in the house the night before it disappeared. • Law enforcement needed to reiterate the fact that Wadena County has no dog ordinance...
June 25, 2016 - 12:10am
June 19, 2016
Police Scanner - June 16 edition
June 2 • A caller who said he owned property south of Wadena reported there were people and vehicles at the residence and he did not know them. June 3 • A woman alerted police to the possibility a man driving a vehicle with a Minnesota license plate was stalking her. She provided...
June 19, 2016 - 12:10am