Menahga Police Department

  • Agency: Menahga Police Department
  • Address: 115 2nd St NE, Menahga, 56464 MN
  • Chief: (Chief of Police)

Menahga Police Department is located at 115 2nd St NE, Menahga, 56464 MN. The Menahga Police Department phone number is 218-564-4557.

Menahga Police Department News

INFORMATION ONLY The Menahga Police Department along with Menahga Fire Department, Wadena County Sheriff’s Office, Tri County Ambulance and students from the Menahga High School will be conducting a MOCK CRASH at 10 am on April 24. These agencies listed will be responding with lights and sirens activated. THIS IS ONLY A DRILL.

It snowed again! Well just enough annoy everybody. Roads may be slick in the morning! Please drive safe and enjoy your day!

Officer Wolf handing out stickers to this little buddy. He says he will put the stickers on his Gator at home.

The Menahga Police Department participated at the "Wellness in the Woods" Easter event held at the Sebeka School. Kids were excited to meet one of our Officers, receiving goody bags and stickers. The Officer even had fun getting his picture taken with the Easter bunny. The kids participated in an Easter egg hunt and the "Hopping into Health Easter Egg Race". Miscellaneous prizes were given to the kids who participated in these events.

Join us to welcome back our Menahga Lady Braves! HUGE congratulations for making the title as Section 5A Champions and first EVER state tournament appearance. We will be meeting them in Sebeka around 7:30 and escorting back to Menahga School. Meet at the Menahga School around 7:45 and let’s give our Lady Braves Basketball team a warm welcome home from state.

Congratulations! Menahga Girls Basketball Team on their win tonight. They are off to state basketball tournament next week.

Menahga school and buses will be 2 hours late on Tuesday, March 6. No morning preschool.

Investigation into Albin/Callahan shooting continues The Menahga Police Department and the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office have concluded their investigation into the shooting portion of the murder/suicide incident that was reported on Monday, November 13, 2017 in the city of Menahga. Menahga Police Chief Scott Koennicke stated that their investigation revealed a case composed of three parts: the conduct and events that led up to the shooting incident; the shooting itself; and other matters discovered through the course of the ensuing investigation. “It is a fluid process wherein all of the parts are intertwined, which has resulted in further investigation,” Koennicke said. The continuing investigation remains a joint effort between the Cass and Hubbard County Sheriff's Offices and the Sheriff’s Office of Douglas County, WI, and the MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. The Menahga Police Department and Wadena County Sheriff’s Office will assist in the investigation as needed and will release more information when appropriate.

**UPDATE: DOG WAS FOUND AND RETURNED TO HOME.** Dog ran away from home near Hwy 87 West/Cottonwood Ave this evening. If you have seen the dog please contact the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office 218-631-7600 Dogs name is Jack, about 14 years of age and is deaf but very friendly.

Be prepared for the winter weather we will be having on Sunday.

Remember City Hall is closed today.

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**UPDATE** Owner has been located.