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First Winter storm slams Wadena
Property transfers and marriages
Wadena Board discusses issues, tables others, at special meeting
Bowling scores 12/12
Toedter named Most Valuable Runner at Hamline
Pirates hand Braves 73-53 cage setback
Pirates rally for first season cage win
Donna Mae (Brossoit) Conzemius
Four Christmas collaboration concerts to debut in December
Foto Find 12/5
At the Library in December
Pigeon Egg Head's Mistake
When the Good Roads Came to Wadena
Deer Hunting 2013 part 2
Deer Hunting 2013
Firearms deer harvest down eight percent from 2012
Quick actions rescue three waterfowl hunters
Nature flips a switch
Marketing company defrauding veterans
Holiday happenings at WDC Schools
How Does WDC Decide When to Cancel or Delay School?
Empty Stocking Fund Talent Program
Smokin' White Hot Chocolate
Creamy Apple Pie
Thai Red Curry
March 8, 2013
Dining out on a dime
By Jessica Keddy, Special to the Pioneer Journal Since we have five children, we were scaling back on the number of meals that we eat out. But I figured out how to do it without going bankrupt. Surprisingly, there are a limited number of dining establishments that welcome our clan....
March 8, 2013 - 12:27pm
Ask a Trooper: Where it’s dangerous to open car doors
By Jesse Grabow, Minnesota State Patrol Question: When I am driving in some towns, I have had to slam on my brakes many times to avoid hitting someone’s car door, which they have opened up right in front of me. I thought there was a law against this. If there is, would you please...
March 8, 2013 - 12:26pm
Another look at forgiveness factors
By Jake Heppner, Southbrook Baptist Church Forgiveness is truly a divine characteristic – without God’s help, total forgiveness seems like an impossible task because the hurts and wrongs from others seems to grow roots deep within our hearts and thoughts. Joseph continues to...
March 8, 2013 - 12:25pm
Students recognized for posters
By Dana Pavek, Wadena-Deer Creek Schools Todd-Wadena Healthy Connections invited fifth- and sixth-grade students in Todd and Wadena Counties to participate in their 12th annual poster contest, for which students were encouraged to design a catchy and colorful poster that illustrated...
March 8, 2013 - 12:24pm
Photo of the Day: Friday fun
March 8, 2013 - 9:23am
March 27, 2012
The Day Musicland Died
I've been thinking a lot lately about the music of my youth and the huge role it plays in my memories. It makes me smile everytime I hear one of these songs on the radio. Most of the music we bought at Musicland in the mall in Bismarck. I loved that place. Racks and racks of records...
March 27, 2012 - 1:27pm
February 12, 2010
Local FFAers attend Winter Rally
Members of the Wadena-Deer Creek FFA Chapter attended the Region II FFA Winter Rally held at Central Lakes College, Brainerd. FFA members from...
education / life
February 12, 2010 - 10:06am
January 15, 2010
WDC FFA attends Ag Activities Day
Seven Wadena-Deer Creek FFA members attended Ag Activities Day at the University of Minnesota, Crookston. The FFA Chapter had teams competing...
education / life
January 15, 2010 - 10:38am
January 8, 2010
Dairy princess candidates sought
It's that time of year again where we are looking for girls to represent the hard- working farmers as Wadena County Dairy Princesses and ambassadors. Contestants for Senior Dairy Princess must be between 18-24 years old with a strong knowledge of the dairy industry and leadership...
news / life
January 8, 2010 - 11:45am
November 20, 2009
Barns, cattle lost in fire near Verndale
A Wing River Township farm was severely damaged by fire on Thursday night, Nov. 12, according to Deputy Bryan Savaloja of the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. The fire was reported just after 11:30 p.m. Thursday and the Verndale Fire Department was paged to respond. The Schoon Farms...
news / life
November 20, 2009 - 10:51am
Henning man dies in tractor accident
A 78-year-old man from Henning died as a result of a tractor accident Monday. The victim was Donald Gaustad of 52356 County Highway 134, according to a release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Gaustad was found deceased underneath an old tractor by family members, the...
news / life
November 20, 2009 - 10:49am
November 13, 2009
Schoon Farms fire consumes several barns
A Wing River Township farm was severely damaged by fire on Thursday night, according to Deputy Bryan Savaloja of the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. The fire was reported just after 11:30 p.m. Thursday and the Verndale Fire Department was paged to respond. The Schoon Farms are about...
news / life
November 13, 2009 - 10:31pm
August 26, 2009
England Prairie Pioneer Days
news / events / life
August 26, 2009 - 12:56pm
Pruning vines promotes ripening
If your melons, pumpkins, or tomatoes that have set on enough fruit to supply your needs for the year, it is OK to prune off the ends of the vine. Pruning the ends of vines in these plants is a great way to encourage them to ripen their fruit and quit growing. The energy in the vine...
August 26, 2009 - 12:45pm
August 6, 2009
Sebeka's Farmers Market
August 6, 2009 - 9:32am