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State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
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What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
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Proof isn't always in the pudding, it's in the Christian heart
22 hours 49 min ago
Registration for community events open
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Blast Off!
May 21, 2017 - 9:32am
Dancing to a 1950s tune, from left, are third-graders Shakira Vick, Arynn Lorentz and Anna Fiemeyer. Dana Pavek/WDC Schools.
Rockin' the '50s
May 21, 2017 - 8:15am
WDC Elementary principal Rutten dodges water balloons
May 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
Kern Electronics and Lasers, located in the Wadena Industrial Park, received more assistance from the Wadena City Council at their May 9 meeting in clearing the way for the building of a 21,000-foot addition to their facility at 1501 Industrial Drive. In April, the council approved a $250,000 loan for the project. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Wadena City Council pitching in again to help BDBA Properties
May 20, 2017 - 11:26am
Budget picture brightens for WDC school board
May 20, 2017 - 9:28am
Twin Cities PBS seeks personal Vietnam War stories for a digital Story Wall
May 20, 2017 - 9:25am
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
Jaxon White and his mom, Stacy, enjoy their muffins during "Muffins with Mom" in Alyssa Morlock's classroom. Dana Pavek, WDC Schools.
Muffins with Mom
May 19, 2017 - 4:40pm
News briefs - May 18 edition
May 19, 2017 - 3:32pm
In a separate project for the city this week, a Tri-City Paving crew put their backs to it Monday morning as blacktop was applied on Bryant Avenue in front of the U.S. Post Office in downtown Wadena. The work was being done as part of the Southeast Wadena Construction Project. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Paving the way
May 19, 2017 - 3:32pm
Kent Scheer to speak about apples at Wadena County Museum May 18
May 18, 2017 - 8:11am

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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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