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City looking to purchase property in anticipation of future SW road projects
Police Scanner - Jan. 19 edition
Real ID bill passes first test in Minnesota House, but access at issue
It's now President Trump, vowing 'America First' in nationalist speech
Osberg to work on rural employment issues in Otter Tail County
Saturday Scorecard 1/20
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
Thursday Scorecard 1/19
Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
Martha "Marty" J. Kohlmeyer
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
Minding Our Elders: Restructuring life after caregiving ends
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
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
October 24, 2014
Police Scanner - Oct. 23 edition
Oct. 8 • An attempt was made to gain entry into a rural residence. Photos of shoe prints and the suspect's vehicle tire tracks were taken. • A caller reported a lot of yelling and screaming outside a vehicle. When he asked if help was needed, the people left in their...
October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 10, 2014
Police Scanner - Oct. 9 edition
Sept. 25 • A welfare check was requested by a distraught mother who said her son was missing and there was a firearm on his bed. Sept. 26 • A woman received a call from someone using the name of her deceased husband. • A man in the process of getting...
October 10, 2014 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Police scanner - Sept. 4 edition
Aug. 21 • A complainant reported someone had visited his property during the night and left a light on in his shed. Nothing was missing but the complainant wanted the incident documented and wanted to let law enforcement know that people were out snooping around. •...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2014
Police scanner - Aug. 28 edition
Aug. 14 • A caller reported a verbal domestic in Sebeka with a lot of younger adults yelling and screaming. When two deputies arrived the matter was settled. The argument had been over moving day. Aug. 15 • Two adult females and one adult male with five dogs...
August 29, 2014 - 12:00am
August 23, 2014
Police scanner - Aug. 21 edition
Aug. 7 • A caller from North Dakota informed police of a domestic situation at his home in Wadena County and asked for their help. The caller's sons were fighting and his wife was trying to break up the fight. He said he did not know if there were any weapons involved....
August 23, 2014 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Police Scanner - Aug. 14 edition
July 30 • A Wadena business place requested an officer speak with a man with multi-colored hair. The man acted strangely and appeared to be afraid of something. They were informed the man was harmless and was not acting out of character. • A complainant alleged a mother...
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 11, 2014
Property transfers and marriages - Aug. 7 edition
Dana G. Rach and Miranda S. Rach, h&w, hereby conveys to Cassie M. Wegscheid, Lot 1, Block 1, Parkview Estates. Carl Edward Johnson and Nancy Anne Johnson, as co-Trustees of the Johnson Family u/a dated November 23, 2011, hereby conveys to Scott P. Hillstrom and...
August 11, 2014 - 12:00am
June 7, 2014
May 22 • A caller asked for a welfare check on a friend who texted her saying he was suicidal. A deputy located the man and found him sitting on the tailgate of his truck. He said he was not suicidal, he just wanted a quiet place to go and visit with her. The man was advised...
June 7, 2014 - 8:00am
June 5, 2014
New officer joins Wadena force
For the first time in nearly 10 months, the Wadena Police Department is fully staffed. Patrol Officer Nathan Warner joined the force May 11,...
June 5, 2014 - 7:54am
New York Mills murder/suicide investigation nears its end
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office released an investigative report Wednesday on the shooting that took place in rural New York Mills July 31, with witness names censored in the interest of their safety. Administrative Lieutenant Matthew McGuire of the OTCSO said Thursday that...
September 5, 2013 - 5:37pm
July 12, 2013
Sebeka police chief suspended after being cited for domestic assault
Chief of the Sebeka Police Department Eric Swenson has been suspended with pay by the city following his citation for domestic assault, which may violate Swenson’s probation for a prior misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct. Sebeka Deputy Mayor Lowell Stewart said Monday that...
July 12, 2013 - 9:45am
April 19, 2013
Headline: April 20 Police Scanner April 8 • An administrator at the Verndale school informed police a juvenile threatened to “shoot up the office staff” and said they wished to press charges against him. A deputy found the juvenile walking on 124th Street and took him to the...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Wadena County Wanted
Jeffrey Brent Dailey, 28, Wadena, warrant: second-degree DWI. Zachariah Howard Morlock, 35, Staples, warrant: failure to stop. Mykal James Myers, 42, Verndale, warrant: theft. Brady Lee Peterson, 23, Menahga, warrant: harassment order violation. Julie Ann Suhl, 50, Wadena, warrant:...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Jan. 7 A father alleged his 11-year-old son was kicked out of his mother's residence. The father picked up his son and brought him home. The man wanted to speak with a deputy about the situation. Jan. 9 Three occupants of a black two-door Saturn attempted to escape after...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Wadena Police Chief Bruce Uselman inspects the scene of an accident Wednesday afternoon in Wadena, while Tri-County Hospital ambulance personnel...
June 27, 2012 - 4:34pm