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October 22, 2018
The new utility building in Wadena includes a 160 foot by 80 foot shop area with garage doors on either end. The entire building is lit by LED lights and is warmed by in-floor heat.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena's new utility building a showroom for efficiency
October 22, 2018 - 2:18pm
September 12, 2018
Minnesota Power staff troubleshoot the transformers at the substation to the north of Hwy 10 in Verndale Wednesday afternoon. Power went out around 1 p.m. and was expected to be back on after 5 p.m.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Power restored to Verndale
September 12, 2018 - 8:49pm
Minnesota Power staff troubleshoot the transformers at the substation to the north of Hwy 10 in Verndale Wednesday afternoon. Power went out around 1 p.m. and was expected to be back on after 5 p.m.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Power outage in Verndale expected through 8 p.m.
September 12, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 10, 2018
Hwy 10 project hits a speed bump
August 10, 2018 - 12:01pm
July 20, 2018
Verndale's water tower has been standing since 1948 and could be in its final year of service following funding coming to the city for its replacement.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Verndale awarded $600,000 grant for new water tower
July 20, 2018 - 12:09pm
July 17, 2018
Crews from Anderson Brothers Construction were on scene Monday busily leveling the ground for the construction of a new Freshwater Education District building set on the southern edge of the Wadena Industrial Park. Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal.
A dream is coming true: Crews break ground on $6 million Freshwater Education building in Wadena
July 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
June 28, 2018
Highway 106 detour near New York Mills and Deer Creek begins July 5
June 28, 2018 - 10:44am
June 22, 2018
A crew from Pyramid Construction levels out fresh concrete into a circular path at Burlington Northern Park Wednesday afternoon. The walkways are part of a project the parks department is able to do through a grant from the J. Harold Peterson Wadena Parks Foundation.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Park Foundation behind BN Park improvements
June 22, 2018 - 8:55am
May 23, 2018
Road crews assembled along Hwy 29 in Wadena Tuesday morning.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Road preservation project on Highway 29 between Wadena and Hwy 210 has begun
May 23, 2018 - 9:16am
April 24, 2018
Ferrellgas along Hwy. 10 in Wadena is one of several businesses planned to be removed to make way for the reconstructed Hwy. 10.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Seven Wadena businesses in way of Hwy. 10 reconstruction
April 24, 2018 - 3:33pm
April 14, 2018
Rural broadband to continue expanding in Wadena, Otter Tail, Todd counties
April 14, 2018 - 10:01am
April 12, 2018
Area professionals say it's a seller's market and homes for sale don't stick around for long. This one is Wadena is set to be sold in May and moved.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Record home sales, rising prices a highlight of sales study
April 12, 2018 - 9:57am
January 11, 2018
Kylen Eggert, Blake Maruna and Ashlyn Rach stand at the milk cooler outside the serving line at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School last week. The serving line would be changing as part of the renovations coming to the school this summer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
W-DC school building project to be completed in two phases
January 11, 2018 - 11:31am
December 13, 2017
A 325,000 pound boiler was slowly moved through downtown Wadena Dec. 8. The boiler was on its way to Duluth.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
325,000 pound boiler creeps through Wadena's downtown
December 13, 2017 - 9:51am
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