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Newly released security video shows exact moment bomb goes off inside Minn. mosque
Benefit for Fink set for Oct. 21
Monuments added to Deer Creek Veterans Memorial Park
It's down to the voters
Hay bales catch fire on semi traveling on Interstate 94
Wolverines open postseason with Staples-Motley
Wolverines make it two straight with 31-14 romp
Wolverines finish third at Park Region Championships
Second place finish for Wolverines at Park Region Championships
Wolverines finish perfect conference season
Marian L. Johnston (Goedel)
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Ida Minerva Hoefs
Two providers join Verndale Clinic
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Tri-County Health Care CEO descend for diabetes
Rural broadband becoming reality for central Minnesota residents thanks to nearly $10M in public and private investments
Living in the golden years
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Library to host computer class Nov. 18
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 5 edition
Pippa White's one-woman show set for Oct. 6
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Pension advance loans are schemes
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
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
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Hayden James Lynk
June 9, 2017
Police Scanner- June 8 Edition
May 26 • A caller reported a red Chevy Cavalier was touching her white Lexus in front of the Wadena Post Office. She suspected the Cavalier had a damaged license plate. • After an apartment manager advised a tenant to find another place to live following some property damage....
June 9, 2017 - 5:12pm
June 3, 2017
May 18 • A caller feared for his daughter after she called him and alleged she had been struck. Wadena County and City of Wadena officers responded to the domestic and found it had been a verbal dispute only. May 19 • A caller asked police assistance in removing bee boxes from...
June 3, 2017 - 11:16am
May 29, 2017
Police Scanner-May 25 Edition
May 11 • A man came to the lobby of the Wadena Police Department and said he had a verbal fight with his girlfriend. He said he wanted to tell his side of the story. The girlfriend said the man had punched his own hand in front of her face. • A caller reported seeing an individual...
May 29, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 22, 2017
Police Scanner - May 18 edition
May 4 • A man was observed on the road one mile south of Oylen moving very slowly. He refused help. He was later seen walking toward Oylen. May 6 • Suspicions were aroused when the sheriff's office received the report of a white Ford truck, pulling a trailer, stopped at a residence...
May 22, 2017 - 3:32pm
May 14, 2017
Police Scanner - May 11 edition
April 27 • A man appeared in court in an intoxicated condition. • After a woman's husband said he was going to hang himself he went into their detached garage. The caller asked a deputy to check the garage. The man was okay when located. April 28
May 14, 2017 - 10:18am
May 7, 2017
Police Scanner - may 4 edition
April 20 • A brand-new mountain bike was found in some grass across the street from the Pizza Hut in Wadena. A street crew was asked to pick up the bike and bring it to the police garage. April 21 • The Wadena Police Department received a complaint from a Wadena man that someone...
May 7, 2017 - 1:15pm
April 30, 2017
Police Scanner-April 27 Edition
April 13 • A Wadena deputy assisted the Cass County Sheriff's office with establishing a perimeter to deal with a burglary in progress. The suspect was not located but there was evidence the suspect was still in the area. April 14 • The mother of a girl who was dating a man told...
April 30, 2017 - 12:48pm
April 23, 2017
Police Scanner - April 20 edition
April 6 • A caller's concern for his brother's welfare uncovered the fact his phone had been dead the previous evening. • A missing 2 ½-year-old girl turned up in her own home. April 7 • A welfare check was requested on a woman who did not show up for work. The woman's car...
April 23, 2017 - 1:11pm
April 15, 2017
Police Scanner - April 13 edition
March 30 • The Wadena Sheriff's office received a complaint of someone cutting trees on their property without permission. The complainant was told the Wadena County Highway Department was clearing the right-of-way. March 31 • A dispute over the ownership of a car was ruled a...
April 15, 2017 - 12:56pm
April 10, 2017
Police Scanner - April 2 Edition
March 23 • A search was carried out for a missing man at Bell Hill Recovery Center. The man was found in the company of a woman on the Bell Hill grounds. It was suspected the man had a warrant out for his arrest from Hennepin County. The man had voluntarily committed himself four...
April 10, 2017 - 5:03pm
April 4, 2017
Police Scanner-March 30 Edition
March 16 • A man who had been a patient at Tri-County Health Care and the St. Cloud Hospital suspected someone stole his wallet when an online drug purchase turned up. The Sheriff's Office contacted TCHC and St. Cloud but neither hospital reported finding the missing wallet. The...
April 4, 2017 - 3:49pm
March 20, 2017
Police Scanner - March 16 Edition
March 2 • A deputy stopped a vehicle in Wadena to conduct a welfare check of the driver who had made suicidal comments. The driver said he was fine and gave the deputy an account of some personal issues. • A female took a vehicle for a test drive and returned it to the sales...
March 20, 2017 - 4:01pm
March 13, 2017
Police Scanner-March 9 Edition
Feb. 24 A complainant alleged she was being threatened in text messages and phone calls by her two granddaughters. The Wadena Police Department investigated a report there were several people smoking and passing something around on the 100 block of Dayton Avenue SW at 12:23 a.m....
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 6, 2017
Police Scanner - March 2
Feb. 16 A complainant alleged a person on Facebook threatened to begin posting videos of him on pedophile sites. After he began getting notifications he was being tagged on Facebook he went into the website and blocked the person. Feb. 18 A caller reported his adult daughter had run...
March 6, 2017 - 3:29pm
February 27, 2017
Police Scanner-Feb. 23 Edition
Feb. 10 Wadena Dispatch received odd statements from a man involving a helicopter and people arriving. The man asked to see the sheriff. He seemed interested in seeing what the sheriff's office would do. He also made an utterance about a squad car and keys. The police were notified...
February 27, 2017 - 3:00pm