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Woman sentenced for ramming pickup, fleeing police officer
'Change in 24' raises funds for patients battling cancer
Charge dismissed against teen who left fake bomb in Peoples Park
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addictions
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Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
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
May 29, 2013
Dance lessons with a twist for Wadena couple
PERHAM — “Whenever we hear a song on the radio now, we think, ‘Is that a two-step or a waltz or what?’ ” joked Sam Foust last week...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
May 29, 2013 - 8:56am
May 23, 2013
No standard haven from tornadoes at area schools
FARGO – After a tornado unleashed its power on Wadena (Minn.) High School on June 17, 2010, the school was so heavily damaged it had to be...
May 23, 2013 - 9:54am
April 9, 2013
Area poet Sonja Kosler to speak Sunday in Wadena
The Greater Wadena Arts League is celebrating National Poetry Month by presenting a program of poetry, featuring Sonja Kosler, at Wadena Memorial Auditorium on Sunday, April 14 at 2 p.m. Sonja Kosler is a retired broadcast and print journalist who lives surrounded by natural beauty...
April 9, 2013 - 3:07pm
February 19, 2013
3 arrested for stealing $19K in supplies from local business
Local authorities arrested three men Thursday after the suspects tried to get away with more than $19,000 worth of wiring and tools from a local business. At around 1:24 a.m., the Wadena Police Department responded to a report of unknown individuals in the Minnesota Valley Irrigation...
February 19, 2013 - 12:57pm
February 6, 2013
Wadena shooting victim recovering slowly
Last October, Angie Templin was shot in her home by her ex-boyfriend. The bullet he fired passed through her hand, entering her pelvis. He...
February 6, 2013 - 11:43am
December 17, 2012
School says photo investigation over; WDC Board to give statement Monday
A school investigation into the events surrounding the alleged appearance of a nude photo on health teacher Tom VanErp's school-issued iPad has...
December 17, 2012 - 2:45pm
November 27, 2012
Driver flees crash scene, hits squad car
A Little Falls man was arrested Friday after leaving the scene of an accident and colliding with a Staples squad car, according to a report from the Todd County Sheriff's Department. Todd County deputies and a Staples Police officer responded at approximately 6:29 to the scene Friday,...
November 27, 2012 - 8:57am
October 10, 2012
Sex, crime and betrayal: Former Wadena woman pens memoir about ex-husband's sex scandal
Monica Lee decided to write her account of her ex-husband's sex scandal for one reason and publish it for another. "I didn't even really 'decide'...
October 10, 2012 - 9:35am
September 24, 2012
East Otter Tail, Wadena tornado footage arrives at Omnitheatre
IMAX footage of the East Otter Tail County and Wadena tornadoes will have its Minnesota premiere when "Tornado Alley" opens at the Science Museum of Minnesota's Omnitheater in St. Paul on Friday. "Tornado Alley" opened in other IMAX theatres, mostly science museums, in March 2011....
September 24, 2012 - 12:26am