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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Nielsen third in shot put for Gophers in outdoors opener
Barnesville rallies around football coach after stroke
Huskers sixth, Smith ninth, at Clover Cup
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
Eugene M. Roerick
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
March 7, 2018
Morneau Tri-County Health Care's keynote speaker
Justin Morneau, special assistant to baseball operations with the Minnesota Twins and former Twins first baseman, will be the keynote speaker...
March 7, 2018 - 2:24pm
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Country singer Jake Owen to take Shooting Star stage March 16 MAHNOMEN — Country singer Jake Owen, of "Barefoot Blue Jean Night" fame, will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel & Event Center on Friday, March 16, at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $40 and are on sale...
March 7, 2018 - 11:59am
February 4, 2018
Party at the polls: Counties get money for new equipment
Time to upgrade that aging election equipment: Counties including Becker, Otter Tail, Wadena and Hubbard are taking advantage of $7 million in...
February 4, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 23, 2017
Christmas Eve at the Lakes
December 23, 2017 - 11:00am
December 16, 2017
Wadena woman gets nearly 5 years for selling meth
A Wadena woman has been sentenced to prison for selling meth. Denise Ann Kline, 31, of rural Wadena was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 2, 2015, she sold 3.3 grams of meth...
December 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
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
September 16, 2012
Wadena awarded $4.2 million state bonding grant for wellness center
The Wadena Regional Wellness Center project was awarded $4.2 million from the DEED Capital Projects Grant Program, making Gov. Mark Dayton's final choices today (Thursday). "We are extremely ecstatic," Mayor Wayne Wolden said. The award amount was short of the $4.625 million asked...
September 16, 2012 - 5:01pm
September 5, 2012
Whiskey Creek Film Festival Sept. 14-20
The model established for the Whiskey Creek Film Festival seven years ago has proven to be a success: show the best available current release...
September 5, 2012 - 12:07pm
August 20, 2012
Wadena man faces malicious child punishment charge
A Wadena man faces a felony count of malicious punishment of a child as well as gross misdemeanor assault after a July 12 incident. Court documents said on July 16, Wadena County authorities and human service workers spoke with a woman regarding an assault on her child. She said...
August 20, 2012 - 8:50am
June 18, 2012
Wadena man faces domestic assault charge over cookie
On May 25 at approximately 1 a.m., officers were informed of a domestic disturbance at a Wadena residence. According to court records, a woman said she and William Charles Hajder, 45, were living together as roommates along with her three children. And when she tried to eat a cookie,...
June 18, 2012 - 9:44am