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A 'peace' of Africa
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Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
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Man of 1,000 voices
Lorraine Elizabeth Windels
Jerrold "Jerry" Joseph McDonald
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Roger W. Gottenborg
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
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All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
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Grondahl says goodbye
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Wething celebrates 88 years
Pine to Palm
November 18, 2014
Funeral set for New York Mills student killed in accidental shooting
A 14-year-old Bluffton boy who was accidentally shot in the head while playing a game with a .38 caliber revolver at his home 5 miles north of Bluffton has died from his injuries. Levi Roggenkamp was transported first to Tri-County Health Care in Wadena, then flown by helicopter...
November 18, 2014 - 3:21pm
October 23, 2014
Toddler found safe after extensive search south of Wadena
A missing two-year-old girl was found unharmed Wednesday afternoon, ending an extensive search of a heavily wooded area six miles south of Wadena. The...
October 23, 2014 - 9:29am
September 16, 2014
Sharing the dream: 400-square-foot treehouse near Wadena becomes hot spot for vacation rentals
Not many adults get the chance to relive the endless possibility of childhood. Peggy and Will Line channeled their inner 12-year-olds –...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
September 16, 2014 - 3:00pm
September 5, 2014
Surging Wolverines down Lakers 3-1
DETROIT LAKES — After a strong start, the Laker volleyball team dropped their third match in a row to the surging Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines...
September 5, 2014 - 12:29pm
September 4, 2014
Whiskey Creek Film Festival set Sept. 12-18
The 9th annual Whiskey Creek Festival will be held at the Cozy Theatre in Wadena from Friday, Sept. 12 through Thursday, Sept. 18. The Whiskey Creek Film Festival Association produces the Festival each year. The Festival came about nine years ago when Wadena resident Jamie Robertson...
September 4, 2014 - 8:30am
June 25, 2014
Wadena man accused of sexually abusing three children in St. Louis County
DULUTH — A Wadena man is accused of sexually abusing three preteen children over a period of several years while he was living in St. Louis County. Shane Anthony Spicer, 41, made his initial appearance in State District Court in Duluth last week to face four counts of first-degree...
June 25, 2014 - 7:46am
Rural Sebeka man who shot at truck pleads guilty to attempted murder
WADENA, Minn. -- A man who confessed to emptying a rifle clip at a pickup truck with three occupants pleaded guilty Wednesday to a reduced charge...
April 25, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 22, 2014
Wadena girl dies in ATV rollover accident
WADENA, Minn. – A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from severe head trauma suffered in an ATV rollover just south of town. Christine...
April 22, 2014 - 1:07pm
April 17, 2014
Cantus coming to Wadena April 23
The Greater Wadena Arts League presents Cantus, the Twin Cities group acclaimed as “the premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States”...
April 17, 2014 - 3:00pm
April 2, 2014
Wadena man charged with drug possession
A Wadena man has been charged in Becker County District Court with one felony count of fifth degree drug possession. Matthew Allen Kehn, 22, of 61264 County Highway 50, Wadena, was the driver of a vehicle that was stopped in connection with another incident at a Detroit Lakes residence,...
April 2, 2014 - 10:00am
February 18, 2014
Carbon monoxide poisoning kills two rural Wadena residents
A young couple died from carbon monoxide poisoning south of Wadena early Friday morning before a fire consumed the camper they were staying in. The victims were 21-year-olds Anne Carlson and Daniel Suhl. The couple’s dog and two cats also perished. The fire was reported just...
February 18, 2014 - 2:56pm
February 15, 2014
Victims of fire near Wadena identified; blaze ruled accidental
WADENA, Minn. -- Authorities have released the names of two people who died early Friday in a fire south of Wadena. Daniel Suhl and Anne Carlson, both 21 and recently from Wadena, died when the camper trailer they were staying in caught fire and they were unable to escape, according...
February 15, 2014 - 10:20am
September 8, 2013
Whiskey Creek Film Festival is Sept. 13-19
For the eighth year, the Whiskey Creek Film Festival returns to the Cozy Theater in Wadena this Friday, Sept. 13 through Thursday, Sept. 19. With cool September days and nights, it’s time to enjoy indoor activities, like relaxing in a comfortable theater seat with a bag of hot,...
September 8, 2013 - 6:00am
July 11, 2013
Vehicle crashes in downtown Wadena while allegedly fleeing police
Authorities responded to a one vehicle-crash during the noon hour Wednesday in downtown Wadena near the intersection of Aldrich Avenue and Highway...
July 11, 2013 - 1:54pm
July 6, 2013
Charges likely in rollover
Following a single-vehicle rollover crash June 25 west of Highway 71 in which authorities said alcohol and speed were contributing factors, Todd County Sheriff Pete Mikkelson said that local and state authorities are currently attempting to determine who the driver of the vehicle...
July 6, 2013 - 2:08pm