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Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Three-year-old girl accidentally shot with .22 rifle
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
Investigators find rifle was hidden from view
DL man must pay $55K restitution after bilking elderly woman
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
Frazee alums place at Grinaker Cobber Open
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
Linda S. Severson
Virginia May Fisher
Judith Darlene Kocurek
Irene Rose Byer
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
December 4, 2012
Sebeka man caught in standoff
A rural Sebeka man is in custody after taking part in an hour-long standoff with law enforcement Nov. 26, according to a report from the Wadena...
December 4, 2012 - 9:36am
October 3, 2012
Sebeka man in critical condition
A 20-year-old Sebeka man is in critical condition after his pickup truck went into the ditch and rolled on Highway 71 early Sunday morning. Nathan D. Schumaker was driving a 1998 Ford F150 northbound on Highway 71 north of Sebeka when the truck hit a mailbox, went into the east...
October 3, 2012 - 11:11am
November 21, 2011
Sebeka man gets one year jail for forced sex on a four-year-old
A 22-year-old man from Sebeka was sentenced to one year in local jail, and given a suspended prison term of 90 months, for forcing sex with a 4-year-old boy. Edward Allen Stout also must register as a predatory offender, supply a DNA sample, have no access to the internet without...
November 21, 2011 - 9:05am
August 15, 2011
Sebeka teen dies in ATV accident
On Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 1:35 p.m.Wadena County Sheriff's Deputies were called to section 20 of Red Eye Township for an all terrain vehicle...
August 15, 2011 - 8:51am
June 20, 2011
Woman charged with drug crime for allegedly impersonating nurse
A woman accused of impersonating a nurse in order to get prescription drugs was charged in Wadena County District Court with a fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, Mary Alice Stiles, 45, called a Wadena pharmacy and asked if she could get a refill...
June 20, 2011 - 8:55am
May 3, 2011
Authorities find horses dead near Sebeka
About a dozen horses were found alive by the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, but a few more were found dead on the property, apparently from not being fed. Wadena County Chief Deputy Bill Cross said the sheriff's office acted on a tip that the horses were in need of shelter and ...
May 3, 2011 - 9:28am
Newborn dies from apparent medical issue near Sebeka
A newborn baby apparently died of a medical problem near Sebeka Tuesday night. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office responded around 9:23 p.m. to a report that a baby who was born Sept. 22 who was vomiting and having trouble breathing. Sebeka Rescue and Wadena Ambulance responded...
October 3, 2010 - 11:41am
January 30, 2010
Former Sebeka councilman looking at another felony
SEBEKA -- A former Sebeka city councilman is in trouble with the law again. Randy Lee Pickar, 54, now of Marshall, Minn., was charged Jan....
January 30, 2010 - 4:08pm
December 29, 2009
Former Sebeka church youth group leader takes plea deal on sex crime
SEBEKA -- A former youth group leader at a Sebeka church approved a plea deal that would have him plead guilty to one count of criminal sexual conduct in Wadena County District Court, and serve a half a year in jail and another half a year on house arrest. Jeffrey William Frodermann,...
December 29, 2009 - 9:11am
November 27, 2009
Sebeka man tased, charged with three crimes
WADENA -- According to a court complaint, David Arnold Severson, 41, allegedly threatened to beat up a man in a wheelchair and also choked a 15-year-old boy between 1 a.m. and 5:10 a.m. on Nov. 10, when sheriff's deputies were called. When the officers arrived at the Sebeka residence,...
November 27, 2009 - 8:58am
November 21, 2009
Former Sebeka church youth group leader takes plea deal for sex crime
WADENA -- A former youth group leader at a Sebeka church approved a plea deal that would have him plead guilty to one count of criminal sexual conduct in Wadena County District Court, and serve a half a year in jail and another half a year on house arrest. Jeffrey William Frodermann,...
November 21, 2009 - 1:14pm
November 2, 2009
Sebeka woman charged for retrieving forfeited items from a storage unit
WADENA -- A Sebeka woman was charged with third-degree burglary for entering a storage unit she had been locked out of to retrieve some of her items. According to Wadena County District Court records, Janet Darlene Burgau, 49, had fallen behind on her rent payments on the storage...
November 2, 2009 - 7:08am
October 16, 2009
Flu outbreaks reported in Wadena County schools
PARK RAPIDS -- Wadena-Deer Creek and Sebeka schools are reporting a flu outbreak, while Menahga and Park Rapids are reporting expected day-to-day...
October 16, 2009 - 2:09pm
July 9, 2009
Former Sebeka councilman sentenced for kidnapping
WADENA - A former Sebeka city councilman was sentenced to 90 days in jail and received a stayed sentence of nearly three years in prison for...
July 9, 2009 - 8:58am
May 22, 2009
Fire destroys Sebeka home
SEBEKA - Fire destroyed a home in Rockwood Township in Wadena County Monday, according to the Wadena County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff's...
May 22, 2009 - 8:38am