Skip to main content
History Live! under way at Runestone Museum
Alexandria man suspected of supplying heroin in Fergus Falls overdose case
Vandals smash sinks at Alexandria park
Level three sex offender moving to Brandon
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, June 23
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
SUPing off the beaten path
A chance to ride
Bursting onto the scene: Alex eighth-grader finishes off impressive trap season with big final shoot
Legion baseball: Alex sweeps at Perham
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
#ProsperityHabit brings color to art exhibit
The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Anthony Miltich and Friends kick off celebration
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
Reducing some rough fish
Inez Trueman (Gandrud)
Sandra R. Hinderschied
Ruth Augusta Wenner
Duwayne Allen Averill
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
COMMENTARY: Safe at Home can help victims of domestic violence
LETTER: Can constitutional government survive?
COMMENTARY: What it takes to be an effective citizen
LETTER: Let’s be Douglas County nice
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 27, 2016
Friday's Weak Tornado
Friday afternoon, shortly after 2:30 pm, a developing thunderstorm just southeast of Moorhead produced a funnel cloud. The thunderstorm was not...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 25, 2016
Possible tornado reported near Villard w/video
A report of a possible tornado is being reported by weather spotters in the Villard area shortly after 3 p.m. According to reports on the police scanner, weather watchers were reporting debris, shingles flying off of houses and other property damage in the Lake Amelia area south of...
May 25, 2016 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2015
STORM UPDATE: Storm leaves some damage to clean up (w/video)
Many residents in Douglas County will spend some of the day cleaning up after last night's thunderstorm. The storm that rumbled through the...
July 13, 2015 - 11:42am
April 29, 2015
This is Severe Weather Awareness Week for North Dakota. Here is a little perspective about tornadoes. Statistics compiled by the National Weather...
April 29, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 19, 2014
September 19th Severe Weather
On the evening of Friday September 19, a few storms moved in from southern Manitoba, and one quickly became severe. A Tornado Warning was issued...
September 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
March 9, 2013
New tornado app brings American Red Cross safety information to mobile devices
The American Red Cross launched its official Tornado App this week, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in, visit or have loved ones in tornado-prone areas, such as Minnesota. This free app--available in English or Spanish--gives iPhone, iPad and...
March 9, 2013 - 11:03am
April 19, 2012
Are you prepared for severe weather?
With a tornado already reported in the state this year, Minnesotans are again reminded about the dangers of spring and summer storms. Severe Weather Awareness week in Minnesota, which kicked off April 16, is a good time for families, schools and businesses to learn about weather...
April 19, 2012 - 6:15am
May 21, 2011
Commerce leaders urge summer storm preparedness
With storm and tornado season in full swing, the Minnesota Department of Commerce urges consumers to take stock of their insurance coverage and belongings before disaster strikes. Wind storms and tornados can hit with little notice, destroying property and robbing consumers of...
May 21, 2011 - 10:40am
May 5, 2011
Sen. Klobuchar to return to Wadena to view rebuilding
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will be in Wadena on Friday to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for a new Wadena-Deer Creek High School to replace the one that was destroyed by a tornado that ripped through the community last summer. The new Wadena-Deer Creek High School...
News / region
May 5, 2011 - 7:57am
March 11, 2011
Benefit to help tornado victims
A benefit pancake and sausage feed to help the victims of the tornadoes that hit Otter Tail and Wadena counties in 2010 is set for Sunday, April 3 at the Parkers Prairie Event Center from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will also be a silent auction. Proceeds will be distributed to...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 16, 2011
Already a Wadena tornado survivor, first baby is born at TCHC
News / region
January 16, 2011 - 5:08pm
January 2, 2011
Wadena considers whether to demolish grandstand
Sheldon Monson of the Wadena County Ag Society asked the Wadena City Council for an extension before demolition of the fairgrounds grandstand which was damaged by the June 17 tornado. On the Dec.
News / region
January 2, 2011 - 11:50am
November 25, 2010
A chilly bike ride for a good cause
Two guys on a mission for good rolled through Alexandria Monday on a 1947 Monark bicycle. They took turns riding the antique bike, which they...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
November 13, 2010
Department of Labor provides $1.2 million grant to assist storm recovery efforts in Minnesota
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a $1,160,391 National Emergency Grant award to assist clean-up and recovery efforts following three days of severe storms and flooding that struck Minnesota this past September. "The recent storms and flooding inflicted...
November 13, 2010 - 12:12pm
October 29, 2010
Committee forms to help Wadena area residents recover from tornado
A Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery Committee was recently formed to address the unmet needs of individuals and families in Otter Tail and Wadena counties. Its mission statement is: "With a spirit of transparency, accountability and collaboration, to strengthen those in need of...
News / region
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am