Kicker Fred Cox retired from professional football years ago but he shared some good stories with people last Saturday at the Wadena Airport's annual Fly-in. The all-time leading scorer in Minnesota Vikings football history arrived in his son's sporty biplane and departed the same way a couple hours later.
June 4 • A caller asked to speak to a deputy in regard to a neighbor who allegedly threw a dog off a deck and injured it. When the caller was contacted he said the dog was fine but said he had talked to his neighbor. He wanted the sheriff's office to be aware of the incident. • A complainant reported a Wadena residence with a fuel barrel on the sidewalk as a public nuisance. A police officer checked and found a fuel barrel, converted to a meat smoker, blocking the sidewalk.