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Klukas joins Morris police force
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Kevin Wohlers Morris City Council Candidate
Kim Gullickson, Morris City Council Candidate
Tigers prepare for back-to-back section title runs
Owls eliminated by B-E Chargers in Section 4-9 man
Prep Volleyball: Updated postseason pairings
Prep Football: Semifinal pairings
UMM defeats CSS for first time since 2008 (with video)
David O. Johnson
Robert "Punk" DeGier
Gary Eugene Ritzschke
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
July 10, 2009
Falconer headlining this year's Conservation Expo
A falconer, more trap shooting and archery, and animals from the Minnesota Zoo are some of the main attractions for the upcoming 4th annual Conservation Expo Aug.
July 10, 2009 - 5:44am
June 29, 2009
Cattle barn king arrested for grand theft
The owner or co-owner of 15 cattle sale barns in Long Prairie, Motley, Fergus Falls, and other locations in three states was taken into custody in Fergus Falls June 23 and faces a class three felony theft charge in South Dakota. Joey J. Varner, 52, of Pierz, Minn., is accused of...
June 29, 2009 - 1:30pm
June 27, 2009
Geocaching: high-tech treasure hunts
Tromping down a dirt and pine needle path, Brady Decker, 7, consults a gadget on his search for a hidden treasure with his sister, Paige Decker,...
June 27, 2009 - 5:31am
June 22, 2009
Digging for the truth: U of M class to excavate at Old Wadena this summer
Stories of American Indian battles and fur trader exploits at the Little Round Hill in Old Wadena Park have helped formed the history of the...
June 22, 2009 - 9:58am
June 19, 2009
Plea deal reached in Wadena-Perham embezzlement case
A Wadena and Perham eye doctor was notified a plea deal was reached in the case of a former employee who allegedly took about $125,000. Tim Neitzke, owner of Neitzke Eye Clinic in Wadena and the umbrella company, Minnesota EyeCare Network, Inc., said last week he was notified by...
June 19, 2009 - 9:57am
June 13, 2009
Tasered man's family asks for discipline
A Browerville family filed papers and asked the Verndale City Council to take disciplinary action against Verndale Police Chief Jeff Jares after an incident at a Verndale bar that led to a young man getting tasered three times, one of those times allegedly in the groin. Mark and...
June 13, 2009 - 5:11am
June 12, 2009
Fists fly at card game
A Wadena man was charged with assault after a card game allegedly ended in violence. On April 28, about 9:28 p.m., police called to a domestic disturbance at an apartment on Bryant Avenue in Wadena, according to court records. An officer spoke to a man there who had a cut above his...
June 12, 2009 - 7:05am
June 9, 2009
Five murals added to the Alley Arts program
Five new murals have been mounted in Wadena this spring, thanks to the volunteer help of Chuck Richards, his grand sons Jake and Shawn and Tim...
June 9, 2009 - 5:36am
May 29, 2009
Residency requirement being rewritten at Wadena Fire Department
The city of Wadena is reviewing the rules of the Wadena Fire Department related to where a person must live in order to serve as a firefighter. It's no longer location, location, location. It's attendance, attendance, attendance. The issue arose when two firefighters went to fight...
May 29, 2009 - 5:37am
May 22, 2009
Longshot on dark horse pays off
If you are looking for a long shot winner in a horse race you would be smart to talk to Barb Scheiding first. John Scheiding was all set to...
May 22, 2009 - 9:51am
May 9, 2009
Missing Wadena woman found safe after search
Using cellular phone triangulation, authorities in Minnesota and Wisconsin were able to locate a missing Wadena woman Sunday night after being reported missing since Thursday, April 30. Shirley Chromey, 72, was found safe after becoming lost in Wisconsin on her way to visit her sister...
May 9, 2009 - 4:41am
April 23, 2009
Sensing a 'mole,' three women frisk victim, are charged with sex crimes
Three women were charged with criminal sexual conduct charges in Wadena County District Court after allegedly fondling a woman outside a bar, saying they suspected her of "wearing a wire." According to court documents, the adult victim went to the Sebeka Liquor store around 9 p.m....
April 23, 2009 - 8:48am
April 14, 2009
Huge motorcycle ride coming to Wadena; bike on display
An enormous motorcycle ride to benefit the Ronald McDonald House will make a stop in Wadena this summer, and the Harley Davidson the group has...
April 14, 2009 - 4:07am
April 4, 2009
50 area residences, businesses struck by flooding
Wadena County declared a flood emergency last Thursday due to significant flooding along the Crow Wing River and other areas of the county. The flood has affected about 50 residences and businesses, Scott McKellep, director of Emergency Management, estimated. McKellep reported on...
April 4, 2009 - 5:46am
March 18, 2009
Can Minnesota trees help control climate change?
Kent Scheer got his first check last summer for the red and white pines he planted on his land. The Wadena landowner didn't cut them. He didn't even sell the trees. Scheer simply agreed to leave them standing so they can soak up carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Scheer became...
March 18, 2009 - 5:52am