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Weekly crime report - Jan. 19 edition
4 hours 47 min ago
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
5 hours 35 min ago
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
5 hours 58 min ago
Change called for in Wadena County departments
7 hours 3 min ago
Students in the one-act cast not only act, but they also help create the sets for the stage. Here, Emma Mehl prepares to paint an old wooden chair. Photo by Dana Pavek/WDC Schools
WDC's one-act play to give performance, Jan. 26
8 hours 3 min ago
The Wadena City Council approved purchasing a property on Jefferson Street South for $10,000 contingent upon the owner preparing the legal documentation necessary to sell the building and land. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
City looking to purchase property in anticipation of future SW road projects
11 hours 44 min ago
Police Scanner - Jan. 19 edition
13 hours 48 min ago
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
21 hours 55 min ago
Osberg to work on rural employment issues in Otter Tail County
January 20, 2017 - 2:37pm
Wadena-Deer Creek juniors Noah Ross and Jezebel Snyder are the 2017 nominees for the ExCEL award. Dana Pavek/WDC Schools.
Ross and Snyder selected as nominees for ExCEL Award
January 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
The 2017 Menahga Family Fishing Derby will be held at the Spirit Lake public access this Saturday, Jan. 21. (file photo)
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
January 20, 2017 - 2:51pm
Speed limit to increase on Highway 29 west of Wadena
January 20, 2017 - 9:43am
Mason Brothers truck drivers John Beringer (47 years), Rick Eckenrode (nearly 20 years) and Glen Nesland (17 years) retired last week. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
It's been a long road: Three truck drivers retire from Mason Brothers
January 13, 2017 - 9:59am
The specialized sleds used in the outlaw category at the Minnesota State Ice Drag Championships routinely reach speeds in excess of 150 mph. Submitted photo
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
January 20, 2017 - 5:22am
President Donald Trump takes the oath of office from U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts with his wife Melania, and children Barron, Donald, Ivanka and Tiffany at his side during inauguration ceremonies at the Capitol in Washington, Friday. REUTERS/Carlos Barria play button
It's now President Trump, vowing 'America First' in nationalist speech
January 20, 2017 - 4:58pm

Inside Wadena PJ

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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