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St. Marie Murder trial: Closing arguments, jury deliberation begins Friday
9 hours 13 min ago
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 18 edition
17 hours 57 min ago
St. Marie murder trial: Science behind investigation comes to light
January 17, 2018 - 9:10pm
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
Wadena-Deer Creek's Madison Packer drives to the basket and takes a shot in the first half against Sebeka. Jason Groth/Pioneer Journal
Sebeka's balance leads them to conference win over WDC
January 17, 2018 - 6:06pm
Wolverines complete season sweep of Breckenridge/Wahpeton
January 17, 2018 - 4:43pm
Six VA family benefits you should be aware of
January 17, 2018 - 12:48pm
Gary Davis
Wadena native and business man dies: Gary Davis had a big hand in growing Russ Davis Wholesale
January 15, 2018 - 6:06pm
Mitchell Lee Peterson. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County wanted - Jan. 11 edition
January 15, 2018 - 1:04pm
Hopp's hat-trick lifts Prairie Centre over Luverne
January 15, 2018 - 9:58am
Police Scanner - Jan. 11 Edition
January 15, 2018 - 9:30am
Area students make honors list at Central Lakes College
January 14, 2018 - 8:12am
Presenting the two checks are: Kip Browne, Jeff Browne and Ryan Browne of Wadena State Bank.  Cash donation was accepted by MaryAnn Hagen, Director of the Wadena Area Food Shelf. Courtesy photo.
Wadena State Bank and customers make donation to food shelf
January 13, 2018 - 1:09pm
Prairie Centre's Kylee Hopp skates with the puck through the neutral zone as Detroit Lakes defender Annie Campbell tries to protect the blue line. Heather Bullock/Pioneer Journal.
Blue Devils keep conference title hopes alive with win
January 12, 2018 - 12:47pm
Artist's conception of the Wadena Utilities Shop when it is finished. The actual colors of the building will be different shades of gray. Graphic provided by Hammer's Construction
New Wadena Utilities shop coming along, despite Old Man Winter
January 12, 2018 - 10:25am

Inside Wadena PJ

Trumpeter swans fly over a corn field north of Perham Monday afternoon.
Michael Johnson/Perham Focus

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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