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From left, Owner Yobani Melchor, will handle the day-to-day management and cooking at the Mexican eatery, Los Jalapenos Taqueria, opening in early November in the former Pizza Ranch location. Working with Yobani will be Angel Balcarcel. Pat Strand, owner, will work behind the scenes doing the paperwork. Debbie Irmen/Forum News Service
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
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Report of suspicious person leads to Park Rapids school lockdown
3 hours 28 min ago
LEO Club hosts waffle feed Sunday at WDC school
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WDC School Board candidate guide
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Long-time Wadena-Deer Creek instructor and coach Craig Klawitter was remembered last Wednesday night at a football game between WDC and Otter Tail Central iin Wadena. Pink t-shirts were sold to raise money for the Randy Shaver Tackle Cancer Fund. The school raised $1,100. Photo by Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Klawitter remembered by school, community
14 hours 55 min ago
Sheriff's office reports high number of calls about unsecured livestock wandering onto roads
October 26, 2016 - 2:12pm
Woman transported to hospital after rollover crash on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County
14 hours 55 min ago
A pair of Otter Tail Central cross country runners found themselves flanked by Wadena-Deer Creek's Noah Ross, left, Lucas Hinojos and Bereket Loer Tuesday during the Park Region Conference meet at Whitetail Run. The three WDC runners claimed the top three places to help the Wolverines win their first cross country conference title since 1993. Photo by Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
WDC boys dominate Park Region Conference meet
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WDC's Monster Run is Saturday morning at the Middle/High School. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. File photo
Fun and spooky celebrations abound for Halloween
14 hours 53 min ago
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in Otter Tail County rollover
14 hours 53 min ago
Pirates end regular season unbeaten
October 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Katlyn Heaton (9), Casey Volkmann (10) and Kyle Ness (8) celebrated a point in Tuesday's Park Region Conference victory over Bertha-Hewitt on the Wadena-Deer Creek court. The Wolverines swept the Bears in three games to claim the Park Region Conference championship. Photo by Heather Bullock/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines win PRC volleyball crown
6 hours 48 min ago
Grand Rapids Police Chief Scott Johnson tells repoters on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, that a Minnesota council he will help lead will look into how law enforcement officers and community members can better trust each other. Gov. Mark Dayhton is in the background.(Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN police shootings prompt Dayton to launch council to improve law enforcement-community relations
October 19, 2016 - 9:57am
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
October 21, 2016 - 8:15am
Bulldogs defeat Wolverines 52-8
October 20, 2016 - 9:01am

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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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