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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
16 hours 30 min ago
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
17 hours 12 min ago
Wadena County wanted - April 20 edition
April 26, 2017 - 4:40pm
Birth announcements - April 20 edition
April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
April ice
April 26, 2017 - 8:50am
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
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
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
April 22, 2017 - 11:18am
Jorgenson draws a crowd April 8
April 22, 2017 - 7:18am
Wadena-Deer Creek Principal Louis Rutten made an ENVoY Gem presentation to WDC Kindergarten Teacher Angie Moats Monday evening at the April meeting of the WDC school board. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
District 2155 could see 2-2 general fund formula
April 21, 2017 - 6:26pm
County Attorney Kyra Ladd, center, points out the private witness lounge to, from left, Ryan Odden, Highway Department, County Treasurer/Auditor Judy Taves, County Board Chair Dave Hillukka, Commissioner Chuck Horsager and Commissioner Jim Hofer. Heather Bullock/Wadena Pioneer journal.
Commissioners tour annex construction site
April 21, 2017 - 2:00pm

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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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