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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
NCE/U-H takes down D-G-F on the road, 57-46
ULTRA snowmobile club membership meeting Jan. 25
Laker ski teams compete at Bemidji Pursuits
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Phoebe "Penny" Eleanor Avesia (Jensen) Barnick
Doris L. Mjolsness
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
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
April 23, 2012
Wadena woman faces three felony charges, including assault with a deadly weapon
A Wadena woman allegedly stabbed a man and herself and is facing three felony assault charges. According to court records, at approximately...
April 23, 2012 - 8:42am
February 6, 2012
Foggy crash on Highway 10 critically injures one
Two people from Sauk Centre, Minn. were injured in a crash Thursday night that temporarily shut down traffic on U.S. Highway 10 west of Wadena. A...
February 6, 2012 - 1:28pm
January 12, 2012
Mike and Lea Snyder of rural Wadena are new Minnesota Millionaires after Mike purchased two tickets for the big prize. Wearing "Winner" sweatshirts...
January 12, 2012 - 9:25am