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November 13, 2018
Marriage licenses: Nov. 5 - Nov. 9
November 13, 2018 - 7:55am
November 12, 2018
FCCLA members attending the November Summit Leadership Training included Caleb Cully (from left), Elliot Doyle, Angela LeComte, Emma Mehl, Morgan Grangruth, Madyson Beversluis and Mikayla Varela.
Submitted photo
WDC FCCLA leaders attend the MN FCCLA November Summit
November 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
Lou Harne, Wadena, caught an unusual sight on camera recently. Out her front yard, perched a bald eagle just on the other side of an American flag. The sighting was all the more special just days before Veterans Day.
Photo submitted by Lou Harne
Your photos: National Emblem
November 12, 2018 - 5:15pm
Wadena County sits in a sea of red in this map showing how are precincts voted for the Minnesota Governor race. Despite support for the GOP candidate Jeff Johnson in this area, Tim Walz won the spot with 53.84 percent of the vote in the state.
Image courtesy Minnesota Secretary of State
Wadena area 2018 election results
November 12, 2018 - 2:46pm
Prairie Centre's Kylee Hopp finds the back of the net during the Blue Devils' season-opening victory over Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato. Submitted photo
Prairie Centre opens with a split against L/DC and Luverne
November 12, 2018 - 2:23pm
New Long Prairie Sanitation trash receptacles recently arrived in Wadena and are prepared to be delivered.
Michael Denny/Pioneer Journal
Long Prairie Sanitation buys out City Dray in Wadena
November 12, 2018 - 12:04pm
The Lower Twin Lakes public riparian access  saw improvements in preparation for the ice fishing season recently.
Submitted photo
Ice fishing access improvements on Twin Lakes
November 12, 2018 - 11:12am
Low-income Minnesotans encouraged to apply for Energy Assistance Program
November 12, 2018 - 8:48am
LeRoy Kresien sits in his home in Wadena, recalling his time of service in World War II. Kresien was recently honored with a Quilt of Valor from local quilters.
Photo by Dana Cantleberry, WDC Schools
"Thank God I could serve"
November 12, 2018 - 7:23am
November 11, 2018
Property transfers: Oct. 22-Nov. 2 edition
November 11, 2018 - 8:48am
November 10, 2018
Faith Column: Your eternal reservation
November 10, 2018 - 5:15pm
Scarlet (Emma Bushinger), Inspector Wright (Teagan Roberts) and Richard (Michael Schmidt) are not impressed with Tom (Ben Keppers). 
Photo by Beth Hawkins, WDC Schools
WDC drama performing "Murder Mystery at the Murder Mystery" Nov. 15-17
November 10, 2018 - 12:04pm
November 9, 2018
"No one is above the law" protesters lined up in front of the Wadena County Courthouse Thursday evening. Protesters included Diane Leaders (left) Pam Hoy, Mike Hoy, Joe Majors and Denise Ferguson.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
'No one is above the law' protest outside of Wadena County Courthouse remains peaceful
November 9, 2018 - 12:18pm
Wadena Crime Report - Nov. 5 edition
November 9, 2018 - 12:06pm
Staff Sergeant Daryl Dunbar
Veterans Day: SSG Dunbar to be the keynote speaker at WDC program
November 9, 2018 - 11:26am