Jeff Hage

Jeff Hage was the managing editor of The Daily Journal for more than three years, ending in 2011. He is originally from Burnsville, Minn. and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a degree in Journalism. He has worked as the editor of The Madisonian in Winterset, Iowa, managing editor of 17-paper Press Citizen newspapers in Des Moines, Ia., associated editor of The Mille Lacs County Times in Milaca, Minn. a reporter for the daily Chippewa Herald in Chippewa Falls, Wis. and the Glenwood City Tribune in Glenwood city, Wis. He has three sons: Christopher, Jason and Joshua.

Stolen property leads to Elbow Lake bust

A stolen computer purchased by drug agents led to a large drug bust Friday in Elbow Lake. John Jacobs, 36, Hoffman, and Petina Sheri Kenoyer, ... Read more

Courts turn to innovation

Many of you out there might think the local court system runs slow. And why wouldn’t you?Otter Tail Country District Judge Mark Hansen says he ... Read more

Assault charges filed in beer mug beating

Kristopher Roen just wanted a little space to make a pool shot. Instead, he took multiple shots to the head with a beer mug on ... Read more

Texting at fault in vehicular homicide case

Kayla Carry sent or received 15 text messages in the minutes prior to a Sept. 15 head-on collision that resulted in the death of 77-year-old ... Read more