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8 hours 11 min ago
Wadena County Department Heads Kyra Ladd, left, Deana Malone, Soledad Henriksen and Curt Kreklau were on hand June 11 when the Board of Commissioners discussed a policy for handling a raise of salary request made by Auditor/Treasurer Judy Taves on behalf of a member of her staff. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Commissioners tussle with employee raise request
8 hours 25 min ago
A helping hand: Wadena electrical workers lend assistance to DL after storm
11 hours 40 min ago
Weekly crime report - July 20 edition
11 hours 40 min ago
Police Scanner - July 20 edition
July 21, 2017 - 7:24pm
Entertainment briefs - July 20 edition
July 21, 2017 - 5:33pm
While conventional in appearance the Lion Electric bus is powered entirely by electricity. The bus made a stop at Todd-Wadena Electric in Wadena July 11 where those interested in the technology could catch a ride and check out the next generation machine. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Running all on electricity
July 21, 2017 - 5:23pm
Those attending the Class of 1947 Reunion Monday at the Uptown Cafe in Wadena were, from row, from left, Wanda (Gallagher) Maroney, Lois (Gustafson) Johnson, Carol (Thompson) Baker, Olga (Goedel) Schwartz and Verle Blaha. Back row, from left, Marilyn (Bernauer) Morstad, Evelyn (Kuefler) Soderberg, Maggie (Langer) Wallgren, Eunice (Erickson) Dague, Verlys (Johnson) Dilley, Gladys (Brunko) Finck, Dorothy (Pierson) Perrine and Joanne (Halliwell) Walz. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
The long, winding road back home
July 21, 2017 - 4:40pm
Jake Dykhoff is greeted at home plate after scoring the winning run in Wadena-Deer Creek's 1-0 extra inning victory over Holdingford. Submitted photo.
Phillips' RBI single in the 12th lifts W-DC
July 20, 2017 - 6:34pm
From left, Flash, Comet and Roxy are at the center of new controvery on the old kennel ordinance. Courtesy photo.
Thousands sign petition for Wadena woman to keep her three dogs
July 20, 2017 - 8:09am
Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
July 19, 2017 - 9:25pm
Correction
July 19, 2017 - 9:45am
Correction
July 18, 2017 - 1:34pm
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
July 17, 2017 - 7:02pm
Wadena Deer Creek FCCLAers, Caitlin Savage. Franchesca Bakken, and Paige Barthel earned the opportunity to compete in STAR Events at the national level. Submitted photo.
WDC students participate in National FCCLA Leadership Conference
July 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

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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," ...

View our June 2017 edition of Rural Living - CLICK HERE!

Wadena County Fair 2017

View the 124th Annual Wadena County Fair - CLICK ...

Wadena-Deer Creek Class of 2017

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View the Wadena Classy Canary online! - CLICK HERE!

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