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Woman dies in head-on collision near Wadena
With pilot out of options, plane grazes county car during emergency landing on Hwy 10 near Hawley
Two-year-old who fell through ice dies at hospital
Minnesota plane crash victims remembered
Missing U of M student presumed dead after video shows her entering river
Panthers open track season by placing 14th at Paul Bunyan Classic at BSU
New boys track coach has to replace talent, state experience
Girls track team expecting to make a run at defending section title
Pike qualifies for national wrestling tournament
Menahga girls basketball team took roller-coaster ride to 10-16 record
MARY AUDREY FREEMAN
DONNA MAE JOHNSON
CHARLES "CHUCK" LONG
CHARLES "CHARLIE" HASBARGEN
HERSHEL L. KOENIG
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
When muse meets her artist:Manet’s favorite model inspires Maureen Gibbon’s new novel
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
July 15, 2010
Lisbon cleans up after severe thunderstorm forces evacuation of nursing home, damages property
LISBON, N.D. - When residents of a nursing home here had a tornado drill just days ago, little did they know they'd be putting what they learned...
July 15, 2010 - 6:19am
July 13, 2010
Resetting Wadena's headstones after the tornado
July 13, 2010 - 5:54am
July 7, 2010
Tori the tornado dog finds a home in Minnesota
Tori the tornado dog has a new home. The day an article appeared in the Herald about Tori, an abandoned chocolate lab found after the June 17...
July 7, 2010 - 7:01am
July 4, 2010
In Wadena, displaced residents are rebuilding home
July 4, 2010 - 10:18am
June 19, 2010
Mentor tornado victim saved daughter
MENTOR -- Wes Michaels sacrificed his own life to save his daughter, Heidi, from the tornado that destroyed the Cenex gas station/convenience store late Thursday afternoon. Heidi Michaels, 25, who teaches at Climax Public School, was helping out at the store to give her father a...
June 19, 2010 - 1:57pm
Hubbard County gearing up for relief efforts in Wadena
The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office-Emergency Management provides the following information on the relief effort for the Wadena Tornado. Wadena County Emergency Management requests that starting Monday June 21st volunteers wishing to provide their time in the clean up efforts arrive...
news / local
June 19, 2010 - 1:49pm
Superintendent: Classes will open in the fall at WDCHS
There will be classes for Wadena-Deer Creek High School students this fall, but they probably won't be in the current high school. Ravaged by a tornado with pieces of the community center still lying on top of it, the building is unlikely to be ready for students this fall.
June 19, 2010 - 1:20pm
Volunteer list being made, but don't show up yet
The city of Wadena is taking names and creating a volunteer list to help with cleanup, but don't show up just yet. Those interested in volunteering for cleanup on the northwest side of the city can call Wadena City Offices at (218) 631-7707 (then press 0 for an operator). City officials...
June 19, 2010 - 1:18pm
Mn/DOT, MSP asks motorists to avoid Wadena area through the weekend
Minnesota Department of Transportation and Minnesota State Patrol officials are asking all non-resident motorists to avoid the Wadena area at all costs through Monday, June 21. Congested traffic on U.S. Highway 10 and local roads is severely interfering with recovery efforts. U.S....
June 19, 2010 - 1:17pm
Governor signs executive order
Governor Tim Pawlenty today signed Executive Order 10-09 providing for assistance in response to recent tornadoes and severe thunderstorms. On June 17th, 2010, heavy rain, tornadoes and strong winds moved across widespread areas of Minnesota. Extreme weather has caused significant...
June 19, 2010 - 1:16pm
Wadena-Deer Creek High School 'pretty much destroyed'
Safety continued to be the top priority here Friday as cleanup began in the aftermath of Thursday's tornadoes. Meanwhile, the principal said Wadena-Deer Creek High School is "pretty much destroyed." Officials restricted access to the southwest section of the city, the hardest hit...
June 19, 2010 - 1:13pm
June 18, 2010
Friday afternoon tornado relief update
Here are some developments today in the Wadena tornado relief effort: A meeting will be held today at 3 p.m. at St. Ann's Parish Center, open to all citizens who want to hear about the effort. It's a chance to get an update and ask questions. All are welcome. The governor...
June 18, 2010 - 2:21pm
Mentor tornado kills one at Cenex station
A twister tore through this small town by U.S. Highway 2 and rural areas to the south Thursday afternoon, killing one person and leaving damaged...
June 18, 2010 - 7:00am
June 17, 2010
Wadena devastated by 'tornado'
It was supposed to be a celebratory day in Wadena. Instead, a tornado tore large sections of the city down. The storm disrupted the city's parade today, and came through town as hundreds of visitors arrive for an all-school reunion. At 5:10 p.m., a storm caused "extreme damage"...
news / region
June 17, 2010 - 10:55pm
June 6, 2009
One year later: Residents rebuild after tornado swept through area
One year ago today, the skies over Hubbard County were roiling, blacker than a pocket and ominous looking. They unleashed an EF-2 tornado over...
news / local
June 6, 2009 - 1:00pm