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Police Scanner - April 20 edition
19 hours 23 min ago
Counties lift transportation to their top priority
20 hours 16 min ago
Ron Malone, back, and Dick Malone, right, hosted retired Minnesota Vikings head football coach and active sportsman Bud Grant on a turkey hunt April 13 west of Wadena. The 90-year-old Grant shot a 22.5 pound tom turkey with a 10.5 inch beard.  Mike Grant, who accompanied his father to the Wadena area, shot a 7.5 inch bearded turkey the same day. Photo provided
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
20 hours 43 min ago
News briefs - April 20 edition
22 hours 16 min ago
Jay Patterson. Courtesy photo.
Wadena-Deer Creek School District to honor its 2017 Retirees
23 hours 21 min ago
Doyle earns high distinction in music theory exam
April 23, 2017 - 8:15am
Correction
April 23, 2017 - 7:16am
Friendly Rider has expanded their service with additional MnDOT funding. Courtesy photo.
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
April 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
April 22, 2017 - 11:18am
Lee Westrum, Superintendent of WDC Schools. Courtesy photo.
WDC School Board looking for feedback on elementary facilities
April 22, 2017 - 10:18am
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
Wadena Mayor George Deise and Senator Amy Klobuchar listened to area leaders discuss the need for broadband services in greater Minnesota. Heather Bullock/Wadena Pioneer Journal.
Klobuchar meets with local businessmen, leaders to discuss broadband
April 21, 2017 - 5:36pm
City council approves loan for BDBA Properties
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
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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