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Sheriff's office reports high number of calls about unsecured livestock wandering onto roads
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
Big meth bust lands Detroit Lakes man in prison for nearly 13 years
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 20 edition
Living History: Schmitt heads to state tourney
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
Margaret L. Garr
NJPA presents check to support regional veterans projects
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Holweger graduates from basic training
Birth announcements - Oct. 20 edition
Sea Salt Caramel Apples
Changing terminology can make accepting end-of-life decisions easier
Clergy View: Thankful for the fingerprints of God
Your letters - Oct. 20 edition
New VA health care form removes barriers
Help needed for veterans in crisis
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
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
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
June 11, 2016
Police Scanner - June 9 edition
May 26 • The Wadena Sheriff's Department was treated to two different tales regarding the welfare of a dog living on County Road 9. The complainant alleged the dog was always tied up and had no shelter other than a barrel that was turned upside down. A deputy made contact with the...
June 11, 2016 - 12:10am
June 6, 2016
Police Scanner - June 2 edition
May 19 • Law enforcement was alerted after the caller smelled alcohol on the breath of a man who was giving his mother a ride to Wadena. • Two female prisoners were transported from the Wadena jail to Hubbard County for housing because the local facility was overfull. May 20...
June 6, 2016 - 12:08am
May 29, 2016
Police Scanner - May 26 Edition
May 13 • A resident on 133rd Avenue alleged someone wearing road construction-type clothing and a white mask punched him when he opened the door. The person then fled in an SUV. • A homeowner's sister alleged her brother's medications had been stolen by his roommate. The roommate...
May 29, 2016 - 12:10am
May 22, 2016
Police scanner - May 19 Edition
May 5 • A six-year-old Sebeka boy with an orange cast on his arm was reported missing. He was later located under a downstairs bed. • Kids were reported to be playing on the Wadena County fairgrounds. They were asked not to play on dirt piles to prevent someone getting hurt. •...
May 22, 2016 - 12:08am
May 15, 2016
Police Scanner - May 12 Edition
April 28 • A woman on her way to Tri-County Health Care pulled her black Cadillac SRX over to the side of the highway five miles south of Wadena and requested medical assistance. She was transported the rest of the way by ambulance.
May 15, 2016 - 8:15am
May 8, 2016
Police Scanner - May 5 Edition
April 21 • A glass jar full of nails was broken at the end of the complainant's driveway. The complainant, who planned to check their security cameras, told a deputy they believed it was done intentionally. • A property watch check by a deputy revealed a light on inside a house...
May 8, 2016 - 8:15am
May 2, 2016
Police Scanner - April 28 edition
April 14 • Police responded to a report of a man slumped over in his car. The man said he had eaten too much and was taking a nap. • A domestic disturbance in a room at the Eastwood Inn resulted in a woman being arrested on a Sherburne County warrant. • A semi went into a...
May 2, 2016 - 12:10am
April 24, 2016
Police Scanner - April 21 Edition
April 7 • A 40-year-old mentally-handicapped male with a history of seizures was reported missing. He was located on Highway 10 west of Wadena and given a ride back to his guardian. • Police discovered a man with a warrant out for his arrest was given a ride to Alexandria where...
April 24, 2016 - 12:10am
April 15, 2016
Police Scanner - April 14 Edition
March 31 • Wadena County deputies assisted the Menahga Police Department in removing a disruptive male from the VFW Club. He was later arrested, along with an adult female, on warrants. April 1 • A Staples caller complained his neighbor was using a chainsaw without a muffler attachment....
April 15, 2016 - 8:15am
April 9, 2016
Police Scanner-April 7 Edition
March 24 • An intoxicated woman, who was soon to be separated, admitted to burning three of her husband's shirts. The husband agreed to leave the residence until they could talk to one another in a civil manner. • Law enforcement received information from a man that his wife,...
April 9, 2016 - 8:15am
April 1, 2016
Police Scanner-March 31 Edition
March 17 • The Wadena County Sheriff's Office was asked to check on a dog at an address on 211th Avenue that was tied up inside a shed. A deputy found multiple cats outside and a dog that was tied. He was also able to hear smaller dogs inside the residence and saw both cats and...
April 1, 2016 - 8:15am