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The swampy area that was searched was next to the channel between lakes Darling and Cowdry along the Central Lakes Trail.(Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
5 hours 8 min ago
Wadena-Deer Creek shooting coach Chelsa Golberg talked to some of her clay target gunners at the Knob Hill Range on the first day of the 2017 high school season. Clay target shooting is extremely popular with WDC students. This year's team has close to 50 members. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
WDC clay target shooters have found strong support
8 hours 53 min ago
Jonathan Pantages pretended to be embarrassed as his date, Ellie Miron, showed off her guns. Heather Bullock/Wadena Pioneer Journal.
'A Night in New York' brought to WDC Prom Saturday night
9 hours 13 min ago
Minnesota sees 'alarming' rise in STDs, drug-related infections
10 hours 3 min ago
Randy Jahnke of Employment Resource Center Inc. in Wadena explained his technique to members of Central Minnesota CEO after delivering a pitch to Edward Jones Financial Advisor Cory Oehlke. Juniors and seniors from the communities of Wadena, Deer Creek, Verndale, Staples and Motley made up the Creating Entrepreneural Opportunities (CEO) group that assembled in Oelhke's office for the practical application of Jahnke's work. (Photo by Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal)
Showing them a way to stay
10 hours 11 min ago
News briefs - April 27 edition
10 hours 34 min ago
Sun Country names its planes after Minnesota lakes
12 hours 11 min ago
South Country Health Alliance projects $10 million loss
12 hours 11 min ago
'Fathering the Fatherless' by Todd Johnson. Courtesy photo.
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
14 hours 14 min ago
Correction
April 28, 2017 - 5:18pm
Another view of the native buffer showing blue vervain and black-eyed susans. Courtesy photo.
"Living on the Edge" Lake stewardship workshop offered May 6
April 28, 2017 - 4:40pm
A tractor and digger worked up a field in Otter Tail County in preparation for the spring planting season. Area farmers are coming off a year that saw strong yields but disappointing crop prices. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Not 'diggin' the outlook
April 28, 2017 - 4:40pm
Veteran journalist Quam named editor of Pioneer Journal
April 28, 2017 - 4:17pm
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 50-year-old John Manselle, Deer Creek man. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
April 27, 2017 - 12:49pm
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
April 27, 2017 - 12:07pm

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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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