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Police scanner - July 28 edition
Weekly crime report - July 28 edition
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin Aug. 1 in Minnesota
Authorities identify Fargo girl hit by boat on Otter Tail County lake
18-year-old Ottertail man charged with criminal sexual conduct
Green was quite a shock
Zebra mussels confirmed in Otter Tail's East Spirit Lake
Wadena Babe Ruth team headed for 13-15 state tournament
Blazers top Angels with ninth inning surge
WDC Babe Ruth club will meet DGF or Litchfield in state opener
William "Cookie" Helmbrecht
Luella Mae Trites
Michael Charles Brakefield
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - July 28 edition
The Abiders to perform Friday at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Old School to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Church briefs - July 21 edition
Birth announcements - July 21 edition
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
It's time to get serious about a special session
Your letters - July 21 edition
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
July 21, 2016
'Dangerous' heat wave to cover region
A dangerous heat wave is stopping in for a visit. People from North Dakota to Louisiana this week will experience temperatures that feel like they are well in 100s, with heat watches and warnings common in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and points south.
July 21, 2016 - 12:08am
July 15, 2016
Heavy rain, storms blanket Wadena, central Minnesota
Storms continued across the region Monday night following a weekend of hail, strong winds and lots of rain. The National Weather Service issued...
July 15, 2016 - 12:08am
June 24, 2016
Powerful storms blow through Wadena area
Severe thunderstorms roared through central Minnesota Sunday night, starting in Wadena County and rushing through the Brainerd lakes area. Wadena...
June 24, 2016 - 12:08am
June 16, 2016
StormTRACKER Thursday Afternoon Webcast
June 16, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 6, 2016
Chasing storms a passion for Wadena man
Matt Koscielski has been interested in weather since he was a child. That interest led him to storm chasing, which has become a huge part of...
May 6, 2016 - 12:10am
March 23, 2016
Signs of spring appear as March predicted to be warmer than normal
Temperatures rose to the 60s over the weekend as people ventured outdoors to bask in the early spring weather. After 12 straight months of above-normal...
March 23, 2016 - 12:08am
February 1, 2016
It's official: 2015 warmest on record
The warmest year on Earth since records have been kept ended with the warmest month above average since records have been kept, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported last week. The agency confirmed its earlier expectation that 2015 was the warmest year since...
February 1, 2016 - 12:10am
January 14, 2016
Snow blowing through Thursday evening
January 14, 2016 - 3:58pm
January 7, 2016
Mild weather means cost savings for city, county
A relatively mild winter so far has resulted in savings for the city and county on plowing costs but with three months more of winter department heads warn that weather can be unpredictable. Wadena County Highway Engineer Ryan Odden said that right now, the county is probably three...
January 7, 2016 - 10:34am
December 20, 2015
The calm before the icy, cold storm
As snow falls and temperatures drop, weather warnings come across TV screens and radios, warning residents to hunker down when a big storm rolls...
December 20, 2015 - 12:10am
December 5, 2015
Wadena residents cleaning up after first snowfall
The first significant snowfall of the season hit the Wadena area Monday afternoon and overnight, bringing between two and seven inches of snow. Additional...
December 5, 2015 - 8:15am
September 16, 2015
El Nino promises warmer winter for region
Minnesota appears headed toward a balmier-than-normal winter thanks to an El Nino warming of the Pacific Ocean that scientists say may be the...
September 16, 2015 - 12:10am
July 25, 2015
'Nothing that can't be replaced'
Allen Trosen was doing his afternoon chores when he got the news July 12: Nasty weather that included high winds was rolling into parts of central...
July 25, 2015 - 12:10am
July 24, 2015
DNR offers advice for dealing with storm damaged trees
Cleanup following a windstorm can be an overwhelming task for homeowners. Knowing which trees to save and which to remove can impact safety and the survival of remaining trees, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Forest health specialist Brian Schwingle...
July 24, 2015 - 12:10am
Wadena County sustains more than $325,000 in damages
Wadena County Emergency Manager Luke Manderschied reported $336,600 in preliminary damages to the state Thursday. Manderschied said most of...
July 24, 2015 - 12:10am