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St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
6 hours 55 min ago
Police Scanner - Oct. 19 edition
7 hours 59 min ago
Wadena area residents are encouraged to submit photos for the, "Picturing the Good Life" photo contest that can earn them cash prizes and will run through April 2018. (Kim Brasel / Pioneer Journal).
'Picturing the Good Life'
October 21, 2017 - 11:03am
Dr. Ryan Anderson, right, presented John Edingr with a certificate commemorating 60 years as a member of the Lions Club. Courtesy photo.
Edinger recognized for 60 years in Lions Club
October 21, 2017 - 10:18am
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 19 edition
October 21, 2017 - 9:30am
Shakin' their tail feathers
October 21, 2017 - 8:15am
WDC school board approves audit, agreement with teachers
October 20, 2017 - 4:40pm
University of Minnesota Archaeology students participate in a field school program at the Joseph Réaume's Trading Post site in Wadena in 2012. (submitted photo).
Diggin' the history
October 20, 2017 - 4:40pm
News briefs - Oct. 19 edition
October 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
A pack of Wadena-DC runners featuring Hailey Peterson,McKenna Wangsness, Johanna Brunsberg and Emma Bushinger put the pressure on a runner from Pillager during the Park Region Conference Championships. Photo courtesy of Dana Cantleberry.
Wolverines finish third at Park Region Championships
October 18, 2017 - 1:09pm
Wadena-Deer Creek's Lucas Hinojos leads a pack of runners during the first lap of the Park Region Conference Championships. Photos courtesy of Dana Cantleberry.
Second place finish for Wolverines at Park Region Championships
October 18, 2017 - 1:02pm
Wadena-Deer Creek's Katlyn Heaton uses the jump serve to help Wadena-Deer Creek take control of its match with Menahga. Heather Bullock/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines finish perfect conference season
October 18, 2017 - 12:06pm
Members of the WDC Chapter include,  1st row, from left:  Maddie Beverluis and Bethany Collins. 2nd row, from left: Angela LeComte, Emma Mehl, Elliot Doyle, Caitlin Savage, Frannie Bakken, Maggie Carlson, Morgan Grangruth and Paige Barthel. 3rd row, from left:  Megan Hamelau, Jaxson Brown,Mari Pulver, Teira Roggenkamp, Madyx Shreves, Lola Pulver, Brenna Leeseberg and Zoie Anderson. Courtesy photo.
FCCLAers attend the Fall Area Conference at the U of M in Morris
October 17, 2017 - 5:24pm
White House drug policy office awards $125,000 to local coalition
October 17, 2017 - 3:32pm
Police Scanner - Oct. 12 edition
October 15, 2017 - 11:55am

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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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