Skip to main content
June Jubilee events are set
Wadena has opportunity to widen bicycle trail
Courts - May 28 edition
Class of 2015: WDC graduates earn diplomas
Volunteers proudly decorate cemetery with flags
Wolverines bow to Panthers, Raiders
Lakers bump Wolverines in Section 6AA play
Kern challenges for conference honors at Cragun's
Rondestvedt, Ross lead Wolverines at Detroit Lakes
Six Wolverines claim sub-section championships
Lawrence Joseph "LJ" Oberg, III
Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Visits
M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
England Prairie grounds a step back in time
Summer outdoor concerts offered in Menahga
Beautiful Wadena: Part 2
Entertainment briefs - May 21 edition
They're back, pitches!
Birth announcements - May 21 edition
Broccoli Stuffed Shells
Purity's perception: Seeing God
Area students graduate from UW-Milwaukee
Your letters - May 21 edition
Memorial Day time to honor troopers killed in WWII
VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
July 10, 2012
Bluffton has new fire truck
Bluffton Fire and Rescue has a brand new truck after winning a FEMA grant. Fire Chief Ken Theisen said the new tanker truck has a 350 horsepower...
July 10, 2012 - 12:47pm
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
May 8, 2012
May 8, 2012 - 2:12pm
May 8, 2012 - 1:49pm