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Wadena County Auditor/Treasurer: Candidates share plans
6 hours 30 min ago
October 20, 2018
WDC School Board: Get to know your 8 school board candidates
October 20, 2018 - 8:48am
October 19, 2018
Listen Now: Collin Peterson debates Dave Hughes
October 19, 2018 - 11:28am
October 17, 2018
An irrigation system waters potatoes east of Verndale near Highway 10. Wadena County has had requests from residents requesting the county to become active in irrigation permitting, a process the county does not wish to enter into at this time.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Pineland protection: Land-use dispute pulls Wadena County into possible lawsuit
October 17, 2018 - 8:48am
October 16, 2018
A backhoe digs basements Thursday, Oct. 11, in what is a current housing development in southwest Wadena.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena City Council: Tax sale could be boon to Wadena's economy
October 16, 2018 - 2:56pm
Fourth-grader Jenna Yglesias, who serves on the school patrol, watches over other students as they cross the street after the end of another day at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School. The crossing area will change dramatically when the school district moves ahead with a planned vacation of that portion of Dayton Ave.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
City approves closing portion of Dayton Avenue
October 16, 2018 - 8:48am
October 5, 2018
DNR announces 16 parcels for fall 2018 land sale
October 5, 2018 - 11:26am
October 3, 2018
National test of wireless emergency alert system scheduled for today
October 3, 2018 - 9:10am
October 1, 2018
Mental Health Crisis: Not just a battle for beds
October 1, 2018 - 1:03pm
September 29, 2018
Wadena County Commission: Board looks to cut 4.2 percent increase in levy further
September 29, 2018 - 11:01am
September 24, 2018
Wadena County Commission: Elected vs. appointed conversations continue
September 24, 2018 - 5:49pm
September 20, 2018
Cars pass by the Wadena entrance sign on Hwy 29 in Wadena near the county line.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena City Council: Preliminary 2019 tax levy approved
September 20, 2018 - 9:57am
There's little questioning that a section of Colfax Ave. next to the WDC Elementary School is closed for parking during school hours. New signs being installed soon should also help make that message clear.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
You can't park there: New signage, more enforcement puts teeth into school no parking zone
September 20, 2018 - 8:17am
September 12, 2018
Tense talks in IT department decision
September 12, 2018 - 3:57pm
A map showing the Wadena-Deer Creek School District's preferred reconstruction of a street and playground at the elementary school was presented to the Wadena CIty Council Tuesday night.
Image courtesy City of Wadena
Plan to vacate Dayton Ave. met with opposition
September 12, 2018 - 2:13pm