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Police Blotter - May 10 - 16
$4 million project to start at close of school year
Wadena Crime Report
Wadena County recognizes May as Foster Care Appreciation Month
Hwy 10: Demo work nears completion
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
USDA reopens continuous CRP signup
General surgeon joins Tri-County Health Care team
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Wadena State Bank ranked as optimal bank in 2018
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
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
Other Opinion: Providing hope for Minnesotans with mental health issues
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 17, 2019
Dog rescued in Menahga house fire Wednesday
A dog was rescued from a house fire Wednesday in Menahga. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a report of a house fire at 9:10 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, at 17 Elm Ave. NE in Menahga. The renter of the residence arrived home to find the home filled with smoke, according to a...
May 17, 2019 - 2:54pm
UPDATE: Park Rapids man killed in rollover crash ID'd
The driver of a car that was found crashed and on fire May 12 in northern Wadena County has been identified as 45-year-old Troy Lee Bruce, of Park Rapids. The vehicle driven by Bruce, a 1995 Mitsubishi 3000 GT, was found upside down in a ditch on fire in section 3 of Shell River Township...
May 17, 2019 - 1:18pm
April 23, 2019
Cornfield fire doused Tuesday afternoon near Verndale
Crews from the Verndale Fire Department and the Wadena Fire Department were working to knock down a grass fire just before noon on Tuesday, just...
April 23, 2019 - 2:35pm
April 18, 2019
Grand Forks woman attended Palm Sunday Mass at Notre Dame Cathedral just before the fire
GRAND FORKS — Gina Allen proudly displays the palms from a once in a lifetime service. They will also serve as another reminder. "The weekend...
April 18, 2019 - 7:05am
April 12, 2019
Building lost to fire Friday morning in Staples
The Staples Fire Department fought a structure fire early Friday morning that destroyed a building. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office, along with the Staples Police Department, responded to a
April 12, 2019 - 10:10pm
April 9, 2019
15-year-old recalls running into burning building
Ian Hardy wasn't thinking about what the flames would do to him as he ran into a neighbor's apartment last week in southeast Wadena. Saving other...
April 9, 2019 - 4:52pm
March 12, 2019
Semi catches fire near downtown
Wadena firefighters responded to a semi truck fire on Tuesday, March 12. The semi truck was stopped in the southbound lane on Jefferson Street...
March 12, 2019 - 6:15pm
March 7, 2019
Seeing through the smoke: Fire Department trains with new infrared camera
Traversing a smoke laden home is no easy task. When firefighters enter a building they have to navigate through a maze of structural debris while...
March 7, 2019 - 11:26am
March 4, 2019
Sunday's fire destroys home north of Verndale
Verndale Fire Department and several other departments responded to a residential fire north of Verndale Sunday morning. Crews arrived on scene...
March 4, 2019 - 4:05pm
February 15, 2019
UPDATE: Individual found deceased in Menahga home fire is identified
MENAHGA—Emergency first responders located a deceased individual in a burning building Wednesday night in Menahga. That victim has been...
February 15, 2019 - 3:32pm
February 7, 2019
Skid steer catches fire near Sebeka
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call shortly after 3 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6, for a skid steer on fire, northeast of Sebeka. The skid steer was parked inside a barn and a fire ignited when the machine was started. The property owners were able to extinguish the...
February 7, 2019 - 11:52am
January 16, 2019
Fire department responds to casket on fire
A report of a casket on fire drew quick response from the Sebeka Fire Department Wednesday night. A call came in to the Wadena County Sheriff's...
January 16, 2019 - 8:16pm
January 3, 2019
UPDATE: No foul play suspected in Blueberry Pines Golf Course fire
MENAHGA—Eleven fire departments used about 300,000 gallons of water in an attempt to douse a fire that completely destroyed the Blueberry...
January 3, 2019 - 4:43pm
Blueberry Pines Golf Course lodge lost to fire
A call went out to all area fire departments Wednesday afternoon after a report that the Blueberry Pines Golf Course lodge was fully engulfed...
January 3, 2019 - 8:40am
December 31, 2018
A look back at 2018
Take a look around the Wadena area today compared to a year ago. Notice anything different? It's easy to forget, but 2018 was loaded with demolition...
December 31, 2018 - 5:15pm