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Academic evolution: Verndale Public School earns level 2 certification in Marzano High Reliability Schools
$4 million project to start at close of school year
High fives and handshakes abound at WDC 2019 graduation
Hwy 10 roadwork: Delays begin June 3
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Wadena-DC blanks Perham in regular season finale
Big innings help Perham eliminate Wadena-DC
Wolverines take fourth at True Team Championships
Wadena-DC improves to 18-1 with extra inning win
Wadena-DC clinches Park Region Conference title
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gwenellyn "Gwen" Zeise
New business: Bryniarski Tattoo opens in Wadena
USDA reopens continuous CRP signup
General surgeon joins Tri-County Health Care team
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Madhatters presents Marjorie Prime next 2 weekends
Famous April Fools' Day pranks
Peltoniemi Brothers to perform March 16
Author to discuss "The Story of the Girl in Building C" at BookEnds March 9
Scandinavian musicians share craft of violin building
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
Veteran Services: 3 steps to access VA community care
Your Letters: Unfit for office
Your Letters: Enjoying the new store location
Fetal alcohol syndrome is 100% preventable
Ask a Trooper: Secure your pet passengers
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Cold water: It might not mean slow fishing for opener
DNR crews working hard to have boat ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
Cold, high water could play into walleye success at Minnesota Fishing Opener
Hayes Jett Renner
Celebration of Life for Mary Pierce
Charles Herbert Carlson
May 21, 2019
1 vehicle rollover injures Staples man
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a one vehicle rollover that occurred at 7:29 p.m., Monday, May 20, on 251st Ave in Thomastown Township. Upon arrival, Wadena County deputies found 31-year-old, North Allen Wiebesick of rural Staples had traveled south on...
May 21, 2019 - 2:22pm
May 9, 2019
2 vehicle crash on Twin Lakes Road
On Saturday, May 4, at 3:54 p.m., Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of a minor crash on Twin Lakes Road near the public access. The incident was a two vehicle crash with minor injuries. A vehicle driven by Bradley Kent Goehrig (70), of Menahga, with a 14 year old...
May 9, 2019 - 11:36am
April 8, 2019
Car rear-ended by semi near Verndale
A crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Monday on Hwy 10, when a semi-tractor trailer rear-ended a car west of Verndale. The crash occurred at 151st...
April 8, 2019 - 5:41pm
March 26, 2019
2-vehicle crash results in injury near Menahga
Emergency responders were called to a two-vehicle crash at 1:02 p.m., Saturday, March 23 at the intersection of County Road 23 and 370th Street in Shell River Township, just east of Menahga. Emergency personnel arrived to find Leslie Mattson, 80, Menahga, failed to stop for a stop...
March 26, 2019 - 5:31pm
March 6, 2019
Drunk driver crashes into Amish buggy
An Amish buggy with five occupants was struck by a drunk driver north of Bluffton, according to the Fergus Falls Daily Journal. Travis Rappatt, 38, New York Mills, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and criminal vehicular operation, after rear-ending the buggy with his car....
March 6, 2019 - 3:30pm
UPDATE: Crews respond to rollover crash near Aldrich
ALDRICH—Emergency responders tended to the scene of a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Hwy 10 in Aldrich. One truck could be seen in the...
March 6, 2019 - 10:16am
March 4, 2019
Motley woman seriously hurt in crash near DL on Sunday
A Motley woman suffered serious, life-threatening injuries in a one-car rollover Sunday morning south of Detroit Lakes on Highway 10. Kristin Renee Carlson, 47, of Motley was taken to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the State Patrol. She was driving a 2004 Chevy Malibu eastbound...
March 4, 2019 - 9:47am
February 11, 2019
2 injured in rollover crash near New York Mills
A driver lost control of his pickup Monday afternoon before heading into a ditch and rolling near New York Mills. A Dodge Ram driven by 92-year-old Roland H. Larson, Wadena, was headed east out of New York Mills on Hwy 10 when it left the roadway into the south ditch and rolled, coming...
February 11, 2019 - 9:47pm
February 9, 2019
2 injured in crash at Hwy 29 and 75 intersection
Two were injured in a collision at the intersection of Hwy 29 and County Road 75 Saturday when a truck slid into the icy roadway striking another...
February 9, 2019 - 4:22pm
January 29, 2019
UPDATE: Semi collides with pickup at Hwy 10/75 intersection
A pickup truck and semi-tractor trailer collided at the intersection of Hwy 10 and County Road 75, west of Wadena just before noon Tuesday. The...
January 29, 2019 - 3:49pm
3-vehicle crash leaves 2 injured Monday on Hwy 71
Two men were injured following a three-vehicle crash Monday on Hwy 71 north of Wadena.
January 29, 2019 - 9:20am
January 7, 2019
Turkeys tossed when semi overturns near Hewitt
HEWITT—A freezing rain coated the region with a slick surface Monday morning as one truck hauling live turkeys slid from the roadway into...
January 7, 2019 - 3:40pm
December 29, 2018
1 injured in 5 vehicle crash in Wadena Saturday
One woman was injured when five-vehicles crashed outside of Wadena Saturday just before noon. Janice A. Roers, 70, Wadena, was traveling east on Highway 10 exiting Wadena in a 2008 Pontiac Vibe. She stopped to make a left turn into the Terry Motel when she was struck from behind by...
December 29, 2018 - 9:39pm
December 23, 2018
Train versus car crash near Perham: One adult and two children life-flighted
One adult female and two female children were life-flighted out of Perham Health following a train versus car crash near Perham.
December 23, 2018 - 3:50pm
December 17, 2018
Area crashes: Menahga, Bertha crashes reported over weekend
A two-vehicle crash in Menahga sent two people to an area hospital Saturday, according to a Minnesota State patrol report. A 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer driven by Tate L. Usher, 16, of Park Rapids was traveling north just before noon, Saturday, Dec. 15 on Hwy 71 in Menahga. Usher stopped...
December 17, 2018 - 9:05pm