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Wadena City Council: Final tax levy 1.38 percent lower than 2018
Schmidt, Warren are ExCEL award nominees
Wadena County Commission: County levy increase shrinking, but not final
Menahga man convicted in child-sex sting
Wadena Police Crime Report- Dec. 12
Wolverines snap skid against Bertha-Hewitt
Blue Devils blast Morris Area/Benson Area
Third period tallies help Wadena-DC against Northern Lakes
Third period burst helps Lake of the Woods over Wadena-DC
Late surge for Wolverines falls short against NYM
Mae Marie (Godfrey) Crocker
Austin David Bacon
Tri-County Health Care raises funds for patients, local causes
Union Creek Organic moves to new location
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
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
Veteran Services: Entitlement restoral on a VA home loan
Ask a Trooper: Is it my fault if the road is slippery?
Other Opinion: Why I invest locally
Series message: David can beat Goliath
Veteran Services: Free flu shots for VA enrolled vets
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
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
Mary Katherine Uselman
Boone Lee Wegscheid
Bryson Shy Drake
Boone Lee Wegscheid
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October 8, 2018
2 injured in crash at County roads 23 and 4
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a two-vehicle crash at 5:06 p.m., Friday, Oct. 5, at the intersection of County Road 23 and County Road 4. Upon arrival, law enforcement learned Kimberly Edin, 58, of Staples, failed to yield the right of way while driving east on County...
October 8, 2018 - 4:27pm
Community rallies around family of mom, kids killed in crash
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A family is struggling to come to grips with a tragic crash in Thief River Falls that claimed the lives of a young...
October 8, 2018 - 7:29am
October 6, 2018
Bicyclist killed in crash with pickup in Wadena
A 39-year-old Detroit Lakes man was killed when crossing Hwy 10 Thursday night in Wadena on his bicycle. The bicyclist, Daniel John Cermack, was traveling north on Second Street and crossed over Hwy 10 against a red light, striking a 2009 Chevy Silverado broadside that was traveling...
October 6, 2018 - 12:55pm
October 4, 2018
UPDATE: 1 dead after crash between pickup and semi-truck - man identified
A man was killed when his pickup struck a semi-tractor trailer on the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 3 at the intersection of County Roads 9 and 23 north of Blue Grass. The man was identified as Timothy Bisted, 69, of Cascade, Mont. The crash occurred at about 9:55 a.m., according to...
October 4, 2018 - 3:06pm
1 man dead after crash between pickup and semi-truck
A man was killed when his pickup struck a semi-tractor trailer on the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 3 at the intersection of County Roads 9 and 23 north of Blue Grass. The crash occurred at about 9:55 a.m., according to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, who responded to the scene after...
October 4, 2018 - 8:51am
August 7, 2018
Medical emergency led driver off road south of Wadena
A report of a rollover brought a large response from area emergency personnel Monday at about 4:45 p.m. The incident occured south of Wadena...
August 7, 2018 - 3:02pm
July 30, 2018
Wadena driver seriously injured after fleeing scene, crashing car
A Wadena man was seriously hurt Friday after his vehicle crashed during a high-speed chase with police. Derek Henry Dilly, 37, of Wadena was taken to a St. Cloud hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Friday evening, law enforcement officers...
July 30, 2018 - 9:44am
July 26, 2018
Hwy 71 rear-end crash brings injuries
A truck rear ended another truck Saturday resulting in multiple injuries on Hwy 71 north of Wadena near 200th Street. A 2018 Dodge Ram pickup driven by Justin P. Morgan of Oviedo Fla., slowed to make a turn into a driveway and was rear-ended by a 1998 Dodge Ram driven by Andrew J....
July 26, 2018 - 9:09am
July 19, 2018
Truck driver found guilty in crash that killed Vining, Minn., teen
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—The semi truck driver who struck and killed a 16-year-old Vining boy a little over a year ago was found guilty Thursday,...
July 19, 2018 - 6:24pm
July 3, 2018
Sheriff's office seeks driver that crashed into utility pole in Verndale
Just after 6 a.m., Sunday, July 1, the Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a call of a car that crashed into a utility pole in the city of Verndale. The female driver fled the scene prior to the deputy arriving and after a search of the area, she was not located, according to...
July 3, 2018 - 9:48am
June 7, 2018
80-year-old injured after striking guard rail with car
An 80-year-old man was injured after striking a guard rail with his SUV Wednesday in Wadena County. Michael Oliver Kniss of Alexandria was driving a 2017 Chevy Equinox north on Highway 71 near First Street NW in Sebeka when his vehicle crossed over the southbound lane and struck the...
June 7, 2018 - 4:12pm
March 12, 2018
Eight injured when school van, semi crash in western Minn.
HOLLOWAY, Minn. – The Swift County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a crash with multiple injuries on Monday, March 12, about 4...
March 12, 2018 - 11:56pm
January 4, 2018
Minn. woman airlifted for treatment after crashing into semi in Wadena County
WADENA COUNTY, Minn. — A Verndale, Minn., woman was airlifted to an area hospital Thursday, Jan. 4, after crashing into a semi. The Minnesota...
January 4, 2018 - 10:52pm
October 11, 2017
ATV rider dies after collision with pickup in central Minnesota
HOFFMAN, Minn. — A 70-year-old Hoffman man died Tuesday, Oct. 10, after the ATV he was driving collided with a pickup on County Road 25...
October 11, 2017 - 12:25pm
July 19, 2017
Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
Charges have now been filed against the semi truck driver that police say crossed the centerline of Highway 210, striking and and killing a 16-year-old Vining boy in April. Jason Vadner, 35, of Wheaton, is charged with criminal vehicular homicide/operate motor vehicle in grossly negligent...
July 19, 2017 - 9:25pm