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Wadena-Deer Creek's Kyla Ness starts the 2018 softball season off with a single. It was one of nine hits for the Wolverines as they opened the new season with a 15-0 mercy rule victory over Staples-Motley. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines blast Staples-Motley in opener
8 hours 13 min ago
Colby Schertler threw snow with a John Deere snowblower Wednesday afternoon on the varsity baseball field. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
April 19, 2018 - 11:16am
Kathleen Novak will be the guest speaker at the Book Ends event April 14. Courtesy photo.
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
April 18, 2018 - 9:30am
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
April 18, 2018 - 9:06am
Denim Day held April 25
April 16, 2018 - 12:48pm
A firre driven by a northwest wind quickly consumed TJ's Detailing on Ash Ave. in Wadena Monday morning. Wadena and Verndale firefighters responded to the scene. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal play button
Crews fight blaze at TJ's Detail in Wadena
April 16, 2018 - 10:53am
Shane Motchenbacher was named to the All-Minnesota Academic Team. Courtesy photo.
Motschenbacher among M State students named to All-Minnesota academic team
April 16, 2018 - 8:06am
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
April 15, 2018 - 12:11pm
A representative from Zoll shows members of Sebeka Fire and Rescue how to use the ResQPUMP, which is one of the components of the ResQCPR System. ResQCPR is an FDA-approved CPR device that can improve the likelihood of survival after cardiac arrest. Courtesy photo.
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
April 15, 2018 - 10:04am
Tom Schulz
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
April 14, 2018 - 1:52pm
Police Scanner - April 12 Edition
April 14, 2018 - 10:06am
Rural broadband to continue expanding in Wadena, Otter Tail, Todd counties
April 14, 2018 - 10:01am
Zackery Lawrence. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County wanted - April 12 edition
April 13, 2018 - 9:57am
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
April 13, 2018 - 8:43am
Area professionals say it's a seller's market and homes for sale don't stick around for long. This one is Wadena is set to be sold in May and moved.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Record home sales, rising prices a highlight of sales study
April 12, 2018 - 9:57am

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Otter Tail Lake neighbors Caryn Klosterman  and Tami Sirek flank Brooklyn Sirek under the big tent at the Otter Tail County of Ice celebration Saturday afternoon. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal

Many an idea is hatched in a fish house in the middle of a cold Minnesota winter.

Otter Tail County's Erik Osberg of had an idea some years back that ...

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