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Amber Block read a statement Tuesday evening at the August meeting of Wadena City Council. Block, who owns three dogs, was in violation until recently of Wadena's kennel ordinance which prevents city residents without a kennel license to own more than two dogs. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Wadena dog ordinance not changing, despite pleas at city council
7 hours 35 min ago
Minnesota commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle
8 hours 52 min ago
Police scanner - Aug. 17 edition
9 hours 43 min ago
River McQuiston used a pair of special glasses to observe the solar eclipse at 12:55 p.m. Monday in front of Joey's PC's, a business owned by his father in downtown Wadena. The McQuistons also constructed two cardboard box viewers. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Checking out the eclipse
14 hours 13 min ago
Boy dies, girl injured after rollover accident
18 hours 15 min ago
Kingsley and her best friend, Bea Christianson, who happens to also be her next door neighbor, share a love of gardening. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
For Kingsley, gardening is not 'rocket science'
August 20, 2017 - 1:16pm
County to part with old office equipment, city rummage sale to be held
August 20, 2017 - 12:07pm
Broccoli Chicken Divan
August 20, 2017 - 10:18am
England Prairie Days coming Aug. 25-27
August 20, 2017 - 8:15am
Ray Buettner of Wadena helps a customer at his stand during the Wadena Farmer's Market last Friday afternoon.
Local farmers markets accepting EBT, SNAP cards
August 19, 2017 - 11:55am
Do not pay for VA benefits assistance
August 19, 2017 - 10:18am
What are some bus safety tips?
August 19, 2017 - 9:25am
The Wadena Pioneer Journal has roots that go back to 1877, and although a lot has changed over the years, the goal is still the same: to cover Wadena-area news and its people. (file photo)
The history of news in Wadena
August 18, 2017 - 7:04pm
News briefs - Aug. 17 edition
August 18, 2017 - 6:57pm
Wadena County wanted - Aug. 17 edition
August 18, 2017 - 4:15pm

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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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