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November 10, 2008
Woman stabbed ex in front of kids
WADENA - A Wadena County jury deliberated less than three hours before returning three guilty verdicts against Christy Lynn Schilling of Little Falls for the stabbing of her ex-husband. The three charges were first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous...
November 10, 2008 - 11:00am
October 23, 2008
Man allegedly exposed himself
A rural Motley man posing as a newspaper reporter allegedly exposed himself to four Verndale students during the Pirates' Homecoming football game Oct. 10. Verndale Police Chief Jeff Jares said the man exposed himself to junior high students. Verndale High School Principal Paul Brownlow...
October 23, 2008 - 2:00pm
Three arrested in burglary
WADENA - Wadena County Sheriff Mike Carr reported this week that three suspects are in custody and a fourth is being sought in connection with an armed robbery and burglary that occurred at a rural residence in North Germany Township during the early morning hours of Thursday, Oct....
October 23, 2008 - 1:05pm
October 11, 2008
Tractor-irrigator low-speed collision
WADENA - Murray Jacobson of Wadena was using his tractor to work in his garden last week, and decided to take a break for dinner. When he came back, he was shocked by what he saw. Jacobson, who lives on Wadena County Road 100, returned to find a center-pivot irrigator on top of his...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
DNR strict on weed-removal permits
WADENA - When John Johnson got a ticket this summer for improper placement of his lakeshore weed-control device, he contacted Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials to complain. Johnson, who has a residence on Pelican Lake in Otter Tail County, said he was fined $235...
September 22, 2008 - 11:05am
September 17, 2008
Video store held up at gunpoint
WADENA - An armed robber held up video rental store Little Hollywood in Wadena Sunday night, according to the Wadena Police Department. A teenage clerk told officers a suspect walked into the store at 13 Aldrich Ave. SE, brandishing a handgun and demanding the clerk open the till....
September 17, 2008 - 10:35am
September 3, 2008
Fire sparks romance: victims engaged
A fire Tuesday afternoon ignited both a back porch blaze and the next stage in the romance of a Wadena couple. Jeniann Morlock and William Mondry, both 19, escaped an apartment fire above Borealis Bookstore in downtown Wadena and got engaged within a matter of minutes. The couple...
September 3, 2008 - 12:02am
August 22, 2008
Police tase suspect four times
WADENA - A Wadena man was tased four times after allegedly being combative with officers and kicking out the rear window of a squad car. Marty Melvin Johann, 33, was arrested for a probation violation for allegedly drinking alcohol, and fought with officers who were attempting to...
August 22, 2008 - 11:10am
August 21, 2008
Demo derby cars a "nuisance"?
A Wadena man is concerned about being added to the public nuisance list year after year for having demolition derby vehicles that are parked and worked on at his business and at his residential property. Keith VanOrsdel, owner of 10 Star Auto on U.S. Highway 10, attended the Aug....
August 21, 2008 - 9:03am
MnDOT may expand Highway 10
Congressman Jim Oberstar met with Wadena officials and MnDOT representatives last week to discuss possible federal funding for U.S.
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 12, 2008
Undercover worker exposes animal abuse
WADENA - Armed with a cell phone and recorder, and secretly wired to tape his boss's instructions, Jason Smith was prepared to capture evidence against the Minnesota woman he was investigating for animal abuse. What he claims he found - specific incidents of abuse, neglect and inappropriate...
August 12, 2008 - 2:35pm