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Schools and students published June 29, 2017
Lost driver's license invalidated when state issues replacement
Pet of the week posted June 28, 2017
Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center finishes construction on new pavilion
Stingers Notebook: McCorkle's return and record chasing
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Local Roundup: Flaig stars in Willmar Legion victory
Stingers: Larks' Beyer flies higher
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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February 28, 2017
Grand jury indicts man for wife's murder
WADENA, Minn. — A grand jury has indicted a Wadena man in connection to his wife's murder nearly four months ago — on the same day...
February 28, 2017 - 11:01pm
Man indicted for wife's murder after release from jail on domestic assault charges
WADENA, Minn. — A grand jury has indicted a Wadena man in connection to his wife’s murder nearly four months ago — on the same day he had...
February 28, 2017 - 5:53pm
February 9, 2017
‘He has a guardian angel,’ relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
DEER CREEK, Minn. – A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another driver near...
February 9, 2017 - 7:35am
February 5, 2017
Three people, including child, involved in fatal head-on crash in western Minn.
DEER CREEK, Minn. — Three people, including a 2-year-old boy, were involved in a fatal head-on car crash Sunday afternoon near here in...
February 5, 2017 - 10:44pm
November 8, 2016
Victim, suspect identified in Wadena shooting
WADENA, Minn. — Authorities have identified a female victim and a suspect in a fatal shooting after a man led authorities on a chase through Wadena and Otter Tail Counties on Monday, Nov. 7. Around 2:30 p.m. Monday, the sheriff's office was called to the 300 block of Bryant...
November 8, 2016 - 4:57pm
September 13, 2016
Minnesotan injured after leading cops on 115-mph motorcycle chase
VERGAS — A 20-year-old Wadena man was injured Friday when he crashed a motorcycle while fleeing from state troopers. The Minnesota State Patrol...
September 13, 2016 - 8:56am
May 24, 2016
Man arrested after four pounds of meth delivered in package to Wadena home
WADENA -- A man is charged with felony drug possession after four pounds of meth with an estimated street value of $200,000 was discovered in a package being delivered to a Wadena home. Wadena County Sheriff Michael Carr received information from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...
May 24, 2016 - 9:59pm
April 18, 2016
One person killed, another seriously hurt in separate Minnesota train accidents
A young woman and dog were struck by an eastbound train and killed shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday in the western Minnesota community of Wadena,...
April 18, 2016 - 10:52am
August 26, 2015
Wadena farmer says estranged brother may have called in human remains report
WADENA — Accusations, rumors and mystery are surrounding a Wadena farm this week. This after investigators issued a search warrant looking for human remains. Unexpectedly Monday morning, Dan Hansen says his farm about two miles north of Wadena was swarming with investigators. His...
August 26, 2015 - 11:12pm
Human bone fragments found near Wadena
WADENA — Numerous human bone fragments have been found at a farm located about two miles north of Wadena, according to the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office. Large piles of black dirt were seen at the scene where authorities dug up the remains. The sheriff’s office had executed...
August 26, 2015 - 6:27am
December 2, 2014
BNSF expects to restore service stalled by Wadena derailment by Thursday
WADENA — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railways is expected to have both tracks open by Thursday, while at least partial service resumed Tuesday,...
December 2, 2014 - 11:16pm
December 1, 2014
Eighteen cars derail near Wadena
WADENA — About 18 cars derailed at 6:23 a.m. Monday four miles northwest of Wadena according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Ten...
December 1, 2014 - 11:07pm
Eighteen cars derail on BNSF Railway tracks northwest of Bluffton
WADENA, Minn. -- About 18 cars derailed at 6:23 a.m. Monday four miles northwest of Wadena according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Of...
December 1, 2014 - 12:12pm
April 22, 2014
Wadena girl killed Monday in ATV rollover
WADENA, Minn. -- A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from head injuries suffered in an ATV rollover. Christine Kaye Alberts was driving...
April 22, 2014 - 1:44pm
February 15, 2014
Two adults die in camper fire near Wadena
By Bryce Haugen Forum News Service WADENA, Minn. -- Two adults died in a fire early Friday morning in Wadena Township. The blaze, a few miles south of Wadena between the city and the Todd County line, was reported to authorities shortly before 4 a.m., said...
February 15, 2014 - 10:04am