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Wadena County wanted - April 20 edition
1 hour 47 min ago
Birth announcements - April 20 edition
3 hours 28 min ago
New York Mills Police Department, Otter Tail County Sheriff Department, Minnesota State Patrol and New York Mills Fire Department personnel were on the scene Wednesday morning after a one-vehicle rollover in New York Mills. The accident claimed the life of a 50-year-old Deer Creek man. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Deer Creek man dies in rollover Wednesday morning
6 hours 45 min ago
April ice
9 hours 38 min ago
Mediterranean Pizza
April 25, 2017 - 4:40pm
A two-vehicle accident occurred early Tuesday morning on State Highway 10 in Aldrich. The Verndale Fire Department extricated an Gilbert Boyer, 85, of rural Wadena, by removing the driver's door. A female passenger in the car was also transported to Lakewood Health Systems in Staples. The other driver, Nicole Wendroth of Staples, and a passenger received minor injuries and were released. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Four injured in Aldrich collision
April 25, 2017 - 4:27pm
Black appointed as the new Director of the St. Cloud VA Health Care System
April 24, 2017 - 6:17pm
What are the 'best practices' for pedestrians?
April 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
Police Scanner - April 20 edition
April 23, 2017 - 1:11pm
Jay Patterson. Courtesy photo.
Wadena-Deer Creek School District to honor its 2017 Retirees
April 23, 2017 - 9:13am
Doyle earns high distinction in music theory exam
April 23, 2017 - 8:15am
Correction
April 23, 2017 - 7:16am
Friendly Rider has expanded their service with additional MnDOT funding. Courtesy photo.
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
April 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
April 22, 2017 - 11:18am
Jorgenson draws a crowd April 8
April 22, 2017 - 7:18am

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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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