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News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
County Commission approves support of assistance program
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
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
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
March 26, 2016
Police Scanner-March 24 edition
March 10 • The Sheriff's Office received a report of a female at the intersection of County Road 23 and 214th Street who did not know what was wrong with her. The female was arrested for fourth degree DWI. March 11 • The owner of a vehicle alleged someone had entered his vehicle...
March 26, 2016 - 8:15am
March 18, 2016
Police scanner - March 17 edition
March 4 • A man wished to speak to an officer about a vehicle that kept coming onto his property. He wanted to know why the driver kept coming and leaving. Police made contact with the suspect and left a message to call the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. • A man spotted a dog...
March 18, 2016 - 8:15am
March 13, 2016
Police Scanner - March 10 edition
Feb. 23 • A Lakewood Hospital security employee reported the smell of smoke and a red glow in the distance. He was advised by the Staples Police Department it was a controlled brush fire. • A burglary complaint was made by a woman who alleged many items were missing from her residence....
March 13, 2016 - 8:15am
March 6, 2016
Police Scanner - March 3 edition
Feb. 18 • A Wadena County resident told the Sheriff's Office that someone was digging and bulldozing trees on his property. He said he had been told the township had given their approval but alleged he had never been notified. Feb. 19 • Two dead dogs were taken to a vet in Staples....
March 6, 2016 - 8:15am
February 28, 2016
Police Scanner - Feb. 25 edition
Feb. 12 • A man was assaulted when he went to a party in Becker County northwest of Menahga. Photos were taken of his vehicle and marks on his neck. The Wadena Sheriff's Office was notified by Becker County law enforcement they would attempt to locate the suspect. • A man reported...
February 28, 2016 - 12:08am
February 21, 2016
Police Scanner - Feb. 18 edition
Feb. 5 • The Wadena County Sheriff's Department received a complaint about a bunch of pigs on his hunting land. He said some of the pigs were in trailers. • A caller from Menahga told police she suspected the driver of a gray Chevy Silverado pickup was not legally old enough to...
February 21, 2016 - 12:10am
February 14, 2016
Police Scanner - Feb. 11 edition
Jan. 28 • A caller expressed concern for the welfare of a prematurely-born child. He had allegedly been out of contact with the child's mother for five days. He believed the pair could be in Bluegrass. A deputy called the missing woman's grandmother who assured the deputy the mother...
February 14, 2016 - 12:10am
February 7, 2016
Police Scanner - Feb. 4 edition
Jan. 22 • A Wadena resident notified police twice that her adult son was coming to her house. When police performed a welfare check they found the suspect's car parked in front of the house. Officers were outside the house when the dispatcher called the complainant. She told the...
February 7, 2016 - 12:08am
January 31, 2016
Police Scanner - Jan. 28 edition
Jan. 15 • A caller asked for law enforcement assistance in locating her husband who was on a new medication which made him sleepy. She was unable to reach him because he had left his telephone at home. A Menahga police officer stopped the husband's vehicle with assistance from a...
January 31, 2016 - 12:08am
January 24, 2016
Police Scanner - Jan. 21 edition
Jan. 7 • A maroon-colored car parked on Sixth Street Southeast in Wadena and two men walked up to an apartment complex. They were then observed running into a different apartment just before a police car came by. The maroon car later left the area. Jan. 8 • A woman reported receiving...
January 24, 2016 - 12:08am