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Wadena students to graduate from MSUM Dec. 20
WDC 1st quarter honor roll released
USDA NRCS announces EQIP application cutoff date
CRASH UPDATE: Man identified in fatal vehicle crash north of Aldrich
University Centers opening in Wadena, Fergus Falls
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod
Flyers shut down Wolverines
There is more to the falling numbers of Minnesota high school officials than crowd noise
Wolverines downed by New York Mills in season-opening duel
Verndale stifles Wadena-DC
Gaylor C. "Eric" Erickson
Darrell Dean Boots
Reino Wilburt Paananen
Austin David Bacon
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Ganyo
Radiothon To End Child Abuse raises $12,777 in Wadena
Compete with online shopping? If you can't beat 'em, join 'em
Series on shopping: Changing things up
Property Transfers: Week of Nov. 26-30
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
Book Ends: Mike Lein brings northwoods humor to Wadena
Vintage Songs and Dances of Immigrant America: Ken Burns' pianist Jacqueline Schwab in concert
42nd Street Jazz Band to perform at Wadena Depot Sept. 29
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Other Opinion: Why I invest locally
Series message: David can beat Goliath
Veteran Services: Free flu shots for VA enrolled vets
Ask a Trooper: Animals on the road
Your Letters: Grandparent program could use you
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
After the Hunt: Area hunters find success during deer season
Christenson has top buck in Verndale Lions contest
Boone Lee Wegscheid
Kaylah Marie Lynch
Troy Vernon Kaeter
crime and courts
December 4, 2018
Wadena Crime Report- Nov. 29-Dec. 2
Wednesday, Nov. 29 Tyler James Hoefs-Gesme (19) of Wadena was stopped and issued a citation for driving after revocation. Saturday, Dec. 1 • Eloisa Rubi Plancarte (22) of New Prague, was issued a citation for disorderly conduct. • Thomas Patrick Mount-Magnuson (18) of Staples,...
December 4, 2018 - 8:48am
November 30, 2018
Police Blotter - Nov. 16 - Nov. 21
Wadena Police Nov. 17 • Female caller believes someone broke into her storage unit and changed the locks. Female contacted owner of storage facility and scheduled an appointment to enter the unit. Female requested an officer be present during appointment. • Caller requested to...
November 30, 2018 - 8:48am
November 26, 2018
Wadena Crime Report - Nov. 13-25
Tuesday, Nov. 13 • Kobe Eugene Marcell (18) of Wadena, was issued a citation for theft. • Eugene Edward Morthberg II (38) of Kandiyohi was issued a citation for violating an order for protection. • Cameron Ray Green (22) of Wadena, was stopped and arrested for DWI. Green was...
November 26, 2018 - 11:26am
November 24, 2018
Property Transfers: Nov. 19-21
Cecelia L. Heltemes, a single person, hereby conveys to Jaden Scott Erkenbrack and Sarah Erkenbrack, as jt ten, S 33.3' of Lot 8 of Block 2 and the N 56.7' of Lot 7 of Block 2, in Highland Addition to the Village of Wadena. Richard B. Eckenrode and Bernice M. Eckenrode, h&w, hereby...
November 24, 2018 - 5:15pm
November 16, 2018
Police Blotter - Nov. 8 - Nov. 15
Wadena Police Nov. 9 Report of a young boy knocking on caller's door and asked how she was today. She then watched the boy cross the street and talk with another older person and they were pointing at her house, "and it was just odd." It appeared the child was not in danger. Officer...
November 16, 2018 - 3:46pm
Property Transfers: Nov. 5-9
Romeo N. Goche, single man, hereby conveys to Jeremiah J. Kern, NE1/4 of Section 24, Twp. 135, Rg. 34, EXCEPT (1) E1/2 NE1/4 NE1/4 thereof, and EXCEPT (2) N1/2 NE1/4 SE1/4 NE1/4 thereof; and containing 135 acres, more or less. Daniel L. Lehmkuhl and Maryln A. Lehmkuhl, h&w, hereby...
November 16, 2018 - 1:14pm
November 9, 2018
Wadena Crime Report - Nov. 5 edition
Tuesday, Oct. 23 William Glenn Plummer (58) of Verndale, was arrested for, 5th degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, obstructing legal process and possession of drug paraphernalia. Plummer was transported to the Wadena County Jail....
November 9, 2018 - 12:06pm
November 7, 2018
Wadena Police Blotter - Nov. 5 edition
Oct. 26 Caller reported daughter was getting text messages from an older male. Witness called reporting a black Charger hit a white SUV then the cart corral in the Walmart parking lot and left headed south on Jefferson Street. Citation was to be mailed to the driver for hit and...
November 7, 2018 - 9:58am
October 23, 2018
Property Transfers - Oct. 15 - Oct. 19
Donnie C. McIntosh and Constance J. McIntosh, married to one another, hereby conveys to Paul J. Ragole and Rose A. Ragole, as jt ten, Lots 6 and 7 of Block 1 in Twin Lakes Beach. Michael K. Sorenson and Debra K. Sorenson, married to each other, hereby conveys to Taylor A. Lynch, Lots...
October 23, 2018 - 10:09am
Wadena Crime Report - Oct. 15-22
Monday, Oct. 15 Carter Keith Goins (19) of Wadena, was arrested for a warrant out of Wilkin County. Goins was transported to the Wadena County Jail. Tuesday, Oct. 16 Dustin Anthony Cestnik (36) of Motley, was arrested for a warrant out of Wadena County. Cestnik was transported to...
October 23, 2018 - 7:23am
October 19, 2018
Police Blotter - Oct. 5-11
Wadena Police Oct. 5 • Anonymous caller heard three gunshots coming from down the block towards Mason Brothers. Officer discovered Karvonen Funeral Home was conducting a funeral, which had a 21-gun salute for a veteran. • A caller on First Street SW Wadena filled up her vehicle...
October 19, 2018 - 8:48am
October 17, 2018
Level 3 sex offender moving back to Wadena Nov. 1
The Wadena County Sheriff's Department and the Wadena Police Department are announcing a community notification for a level 3 sex offender moving...
October 17, 2018 - 5:15pm
October 16, 2018
Wadena Crime Report - Oct. 15 edition
Oct. 2 Steven Douglas Flowers (62) of Wadena, was arrested for disorderly conduct. Flowers was transported to the Wadena County Jail. Elizabeth Ann Marie Shaw (28) of Wadena, was arrested for violating the terms of her probation. Shaw was transported to the Wadena County Jail. Joshua...
October 16, 2018 - 7:23am
October 15, 2018
Pursuit leads to arrest, drug charges for Verndale man
A driver led deputies on a high-speed pursuit last Thursday and was eventually arrested, according to a news release.
October 15, 2018 - 9:24am
October 12, 2018
Police Blotter - Oct. 4 edition
Wadena Police Sept. 28 • Officer responded to two-vehicle crash at 7:42 a.m. at County Road 1 and Hwy 71. • Officer responded to a van on fire at 10:24 a.m. at Hwy 10 and Firehouse. • An individual found a large amount of cash outside the Dollar Tree. Officer met with complainant...
October 12, 2018 - 9:31am