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Verdict: Jury finds St. Marie guilty on all counts

Dalton Alan Schultz. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County wanted - Jan. 18 edition
15 hours 23 min ago
10th annual Friends of Friends Fighting Hunger event benefiting weekend feeding backpack programs and community food shelves
17 hours 19 min ago
News briefs - Jan. 18 edition
18 hours 9 min ago
St. Marie Murder trial: Closing arguments, jury deliberation begins Friday
23 hours 16 min ago
Jeff Hoemberg, left, Brandon Pearson and Nick Grabe received service awards at the Jan. 9 meeting of the Wadena City Council. Hoemberg has been with the Wadena Fire Department for 20 years. Sgt. Pearson is a 10-year veteran of the Wadena Police Department. Grabe was honored for 10 years of service on the fire department. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Concerns raised about another building project in Wadena
January 18, 2018 - 12:10pm
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 18 edition
January 18, 2018 - 9:57am
St. Marie murder trial: Science behind investigation comes to light
January 17, 2018 - 9:10pm
Wadena-Deer Creek's Bereket Loer eyes up a 3-pointer as Sebeka's James Clark defends. Loer hit five 3-pointers in the game, while the Wolverines hit 16 as a team in the win. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines set new record for 3-pointers in home win
January 17, 2018 - 6:31pm
Wadena-Deer Creek's Madison Packer drives to the basket and takes a shot in the first half against Sebeka. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal
Sebeka's balance leads them to conference win over WDC
January 17, 2018 - 6:06pm
Wolverines complete season sweep of Breckenridge/Wahpeton
January 17, 2018 - 4:43pm
Gary Davis
Wadena native and business man dies: Gary Davis had a big hand in growing Russ Davis Wholesale
January 15, 2018 - 6:06pm
Hopp's hat-trick lifts Prairie Centre over Luverne
January 15, 2018 - 9:58am
Prairie Centre's Kylee Hopp skates with the puck through the neutral zone as Detroit Lakes defender Annie Campbell tries to protect the blue line. Heather Bullock/Pioneer Journal.
Blue Devils keep conference title hopes alive with win
January 12, 2018 - 12:47pm
Artist's conception of the Wadena Utilities Shop when it is finished. The actual colors of the building will be different shades of gray. Graphic provided by Hammer's Construction
New Wadena Utilities shop coming along, despite Old Man Winter
January 12, 2018 - 10:25am
Kylen Eggert, Blake Maruna and Ashlyn Rach stand at the milk cooler outside the serving line at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School last week. The serving line would be changing as part of the renovations coming to the school this summer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
W-DC school building project to be completed in two phases
January 11, 2018 - 11:31am

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Trumpeter swans fly over a corn field north of Perham Monday afternoon.
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Prior to the turn of the 20th century it was tradition for many to enjoy the Christmas season by going for a bird shoot called a "Side Hunt." Shooters would ...

Lylah Radach, 7, and Rhea Radach, 4, pose with the family’s kitten and chickens. The stray kitten showed up at their home in mid-November, took a liking to the chickens, and now lives in the coop. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)

A stray kitten has found a home in an unlikely place — a Garfield family's chicken coop.

Micah and Allyson Radach say the kitten, not more than a few months ...

The Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete and came in under budget. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal

A Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete.

The project, which included an expansion to the northeast side of the building allowed for more storage. The project cost just over ...

Joan Hess, of Verndale, received a flu shot this week from Tri-County Health Care Primary Care Nursing Manager Diane George earlier this week. Hess said she gets a flu shot every year and thinks it helps prevent sickness. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal.

It's the season for sneezin' and health officials are recommending people get a flu shot sooner than later.

"By far, the best prevention against the flu is getting the vaccine," ...

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