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Pictured: front, from left: Katelyn Reinke, Abby Hovius, Brynn Hathaway, Kylie Besett and Blake Butler; back, from left: Elias Nelson, Bryce Hopp, Ettore Pinnella, Addison Ames, Logan Seelhammer and Arbrianna Polan. Louis Rutten/WDC Schools.
WDC students rewarded for positive behavior
7 hours 25 min ago
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
10 hours 16 min ago
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. Courtesy photo.
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
10 hours 22 min ago
Lunde Auto Sales of Wadena has opened its second car dealership in Motley. Courtesy photo.
Lunde Auto Sales opens store in Motley
January 20, 2018 - 12:08pm
The Wadena County Humane Society has a new home. File photo.
Living history - Jan. 18 edition
January 20, 2018 - 8:58am
Tri-County Health Care staff (left to right) Stephanie Larson, hospital informatics nurse; Lois Miller, RN, organ/tissue donation program lead; and Kim Aagard, CFO, accept a certificate from Barb Nelson-Agnew, hospital liaison for LifeSource, that recognizes Tri-County at the platinum level for its work in promoting organ donation. Courtesy photo.
TCHC recognized nationally for promoting organ donation
January 20, 2018 - 10:00am
Commissioner John Tuma of the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission asks questions of opponents of a replacement northern Minnesota oil pipelne during a Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, meeting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Enbridge says delaying Line 3 oil pipeline not a serious issue
January 20, 2018 - 9:59am
St. Marie murder trial: Science behind investigation comes to light
January 17, 2018 - 9:10pm
This was the scene on Green Lake in east-central Minnesota where two fishermen went through the ice on Friday night. Photo courtesy of Linda K Fostervold Eisenreich
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
January 20, 2018 - 9:24am
A decision to close the Cyber Cafe in downtown Wadena, was made by the Cyber Cafe board last Thursday according to Manager Doug Wolff. The 18-year-old business will close at the end of January. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Cyber Cafe closing in downtown Wadena
January 18, 2018 - 6:37pm
Darcy Fink posed for a picture with her family during a summer outing. Fink died Tuesday at her home in Wadena. The 37-year-old mother ran a daycare in her home and was known for her loving and caring heart. Submitted photo
'She never quit fighting': Wadena mother of five passes away of colon cancer
January 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
Jeff Hoemberg, left, Brandon Pearson and Nick Grabe received service awards at the Jan. 9 meeting of the Wadena City Council. Hoemberg has been with the Wadena Fire Department for 20 years. Sgt. Pearson is a 10-year veteran of the Wadena Police Department. Grabe was honored for 10 years of service on the fire department. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Concerns raised about another building project in Wadena
January 18, 2018 - 12:10pm
Dalton Alan Schultz. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County wanted - Jan. 18 edition
January 19, 2018 - 1:52pm
News briefs - Jan. 18 edition
January 19, 2018 - 11:06am
Wadena-Deer Creek's Bereket Loer eyes up a 3-pointer as Sebeka's James Clark defends. Loer hit five 3-pointers in the game, while the Wolverines hit 16 as a team in the win. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines set new record for 3-pointers in home win
January 17, 2018 - 6:31pm

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Trumpeter swans fly over a corn field north of Perham Monday afternoon.
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Prior to the turn of the 20th century it was tradition for many to enjoy the Christmas season by going for a bird shoot called a "Side Hunt." Shooters would ...

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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