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Pioneer Journal is Wadena County's Oldest Business Institution --EMDASH-- Part Two

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Lina Belar, Wadena County Historical Society

In the course of its long life the Pioneer Journal has absorbed no less than four other newspaper which have from time to time been published in the Wadena area. The first was the Wadena Tribune, established in 1885 by Ed. H Love, who founded the Perham Enterprise. Mr. Love took as a partner, A.C. Archer of Crookston, but he soon bought out Mr. Archer and then took in a man named Grigg for a short time.


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