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Verndale school bus rear-ended; No students seriously injured in accident
Property Transfers, marriages - March 26 edition
Two-year-old who fell through ice near Alexandria dies at hospital
Plane grazes car during emergency landing on Highway 10 west of Hawley
WDC students raise over $1,880 for Pennies for Patients
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Emergency service personnel recognized for dedication to their communities
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
April Fools' Day continues to bring laughter many years later
Mevissen appears at writers festival
Bill's 'war zone' in San Diego
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
DL women, foundation help serve Haitians in need
Key lime pie
Birth announcements - March 26 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
July 9, 2012
West Fargo family tried to bail out as hit-and-run boater sped toward them on Big Cormorant
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- "What is that boat doing?
July 9, 2012 - 11:22am
June 30, 2012
Drunk driver had invalid license
A Wadena man facing second degree DWI charges after causing a near head-on collision June 23 was also driving after his license was cancelled, according to court documents. At approximately 11:13 p.m., police witnessed a vehicle traveling westbound on highway 10 swerve over the...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
Crash outside Public Health building
Two people were transported by Tri-County Hospital ambulances following an apparent rear-end crash on the intersection of Dayton Ave. and 1st St. SE between a black pickup truck and a gray van at about 5:10 p.m. June 25. The driver and passenger of the pickup, an elderly man and...
June 25, 2012 - 5:44pm
Drunk driver hits tree in Menahga
Three charges are pending against a Menahga man who hit a tree while intoxicated. On June 14 around midnight, an officer received a call from dispatch about a collision of a vehicle with a tree in Menahga, court records said. The caller said she heard the loud crash of a vehicle...
June 25, 2012 - 5:24am
Firefighters douse rural shed
Gary Cushman is well known in the Sebeka and Nimrod area, but he joked that many people didn't know where he lived until Sebeka and Wadena County...
June 25, 2012 - 5:15am
June 19, 2012
Menahga man convicted in DWI related rollover
A Menahga man was convicted with three gross misdemeanors after a one vehicle rollover on May 31. Court records state that at approximately 1:55 p.m., Wadena county sheriffs responded to a rollover near the intersection of County Road 23 and Stocking Lake Road. A pickup was sitting...
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
Verndale man facing two felony counts after vehicle hits electrical pole
William Gene Skarka of Verndale faces two counts, one felony charge of first degree damage to property, and one misdemeanor DWI after hitting an electrical pole on April 29. According to court records, at approximately 12:19 a.m., Wadena County Sheriff's office was informed by Menahga...
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
May 22, 2012
Thank You: Family and friends of Vincent Sellnow
Thank you to the Todd County Sheriff's Department and to the Verndale Fire Dept./Search and Rescue, along with many other volunteers who helped in the search of Vincent Sellnow. It is gratefully appreciated and truly amazing how many came to show their support. Words can't describe...
May 22, 2012 - 1:53pm
May 19, 2012
Fire scorches Nimrod area again
Authorities do not know what caused a wildfire that burned 93 acres northeast of Nimrod Monday. The blaze, called the Orton Fire by the DNR,...
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
A home with Homecrest
A Wadena woman who lost part of her arm while on the job this week is staying positive, and hopes she will soon be reunited with her co-workers....
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 16, 2012
Any lessons in Cole Gustafson's tragic farm accident?
I have had several inquiries about what may have caused the accident that led to the death of Cole Gustafson, North Dakota State University's...
May 16, 2012 - 2:36pm
May 14, 2012
Missing Brainerd man had strong bonds with family, friends in Verndale area
The body of a 28-year-old former Sebeka area resident was found after a search and rescue operation May 8. Vincent Sellnow was visiting his...
May 14, 2012 - 10:37am
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April 28, 2012
Propane tank unearthed
An explosive disaster was averted in a southwest Wadena neighborhood Tuesday when an underground filled propane tank was hit on the Dick and Sue Wirta property. Dick Wirta said they were putting in new water and sewer lines when the decades-old and still full propane tank was touched...
April 28, 2012 - 3:38pm