Skip to main content
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
Woman dies in train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday night
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Little Pine lake home windows shot out
Vergas area man falls victim to jail scam pitch
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Grief must be experienced and processed
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
December 15, 2014
One person killed, another injured in head-on crash near Wadena
One person was killed and another seriously injured when the car they were in crossed over a center line and struck a semi head-on near Wadena early Saturday morning. Twenty-two-year-old Tyler Langer of Wadena was driving an Oldsmobile Alero northbound when it crossed over the...
December 15, 2014 - 9:55am
Fatal accident near Wadena
WADENA, Minn. -- One man was killed and another seriously injured when the car they were in crossed over the center line and struck a semi head-on near here early Saturday morning. Gabriel Kemp, 23, of Bluffton was killed. He was the passenger in car driven by 22-year-old...
December 15, 2014 - 9:39am
December 2, 2014
VIDEO: Train derails near Bluffton
BLUFFTON, Minn. – Emergency responders are on the scene of a train derailment near Bluffton, law enforcement officials said Monday. Otter...
December 2, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 26, 2014
WDC rallies around student, coach diagnosed with cancer
Wadena-Deer Creek students are making a difference in a fellow student's life. The WDC Student Council is organizing several fundraisers...
November 26, 2014 - 10:47am
November 13, 2014
14-year-old male victim of gunshot wound in Wadena
Wadena, MN (WDAY TV) – A 14-year-old juvenile male was the victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Thursday morning in northeast Otter...
November 13, 2014 - 12:24pm
October 23, 2014
Toddler found safe after extensive search south of Wadena
A missing two-year-old girl was found unharmed Wednesday afternoon, ending an extensive search of a heavily wooded area six miles south of...
October 23, 2014 - 11:22am
September 22, 2014
Guilty verdict in salmonella case; Tainted peanut butter led to the deaths of Perham woman, eight others
Three former peanut company officials have been found guilty in connection with a salmonella outbreak that killed nine people in 2008 and 2009,...
September 22, 2014 - 3:54pm
August 11, 2014
Trappers education course Aug. 19-23
WADENA — The Minnesota Trappers Association is holding a Trappers Education Course that will be held at Dewey’s Taxidermy located at 63539 340th Street in Wadena on Aug. 19 and 20 (Classroom) from 6-9 p.m and also on Aug. 23 (Field Day) from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Anyone born after...
August 11, 2014 - 9:34am
August 4, 2014
Foreign workers ease KLN labor shortage
PERHAM, Minn. -- Despite intense recruiting efforts through advertisements and at job fairs, KLN Family Brands just can’t find enough workers...
August 4, 2014 - 10:23am
July 16, 2014
UPDATED: High water levels continue to be a concern
Gov. Mark Dayton and his public safety commissioner made stops in Wadena and Ottertail last week as part of a tour of storm damage in central...
July 16, 2014 - 4:08pm
May 14, 2014
Jackets sweep Wolverines, eye conference crown
PERHAM — The Yellowjackets pulled into a first place tie with Park Rapids at 9-1 in the Mid-State Conference with a sweep of Wadena-Deer Creek...
May 14, 2014 - 8:50am
February 15, 2014
Update: Victims of fire near Wadena identified; blaze ruled accidental
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 to the Wadena...
February 15, 2014 - 10:28am
February 7, 2014
Open house at new John Deere dealership in Wadena
Midwest Machinery Company recently acquired the John Deere dealership just west of Wadena on Highway 10, as well as in Little Falls, Baxter and...
February 7, 2014 - 10:32am
January 20, 2014
NDA baseball camps March 15 in Wadena
WADENA — Current professional hitting coach Caleb Curry, of Northern Diamonds Academy (NDA), is running a baseball camp in Wadena on Saturday, March 15. Players in grades 3-5 will be in came from from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Cost is $25. Grades 6-8 will particpate from Noon - 2:30...
January 20, 2014 - 12:45pm
January 9, 2014
Blue Line Bids fundraising event Feb. 1
The Wadena Hockey Association will be holding its 15th Annual Blue Line Bids fundraising event Saturday, Feb. 1 beginning with a social hour at 6 p.m. The silent and live auctions and raffle events will commence at 7 p.m. with the drawing for the $10,000 grand prize at 10 p.m....
January 9, 2014 - 5:36pm