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Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
What are the road rules for skaters and rollerbladers?
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
March 19, 2017
Humbly listen to God and one another
This past week in worship at Park United Methodist Church we encountered some of the words from Paul to the early church in Rome. Specifically we looked at Romans 10:12-17 and as I prepared for the sermon and, since I gave that message, the words of Romans 10:14 have been turning...
March 19, 2017 - 10:18am
March 15, 2017
Birth announcements - March 9 edition
Arya Harper Arya Loraine Harper, girl, was born Feb. 28 to Krista Conklin and Richard Harper of Wadena. She weighed 6 lbs., 7 oz. and was 19 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Kailey Witt at Perham Health in Perham. Grandparents are Tracey Roberts of New York Mills, Brian Rehm...
March 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 14, 2017
Beer Braised Irish Stew
It's almost St. Patrick's Day and you don't have to be Irish to celebrate. Why not try this recipe for Beer Braised Irish Stew? It is savory and a nice alternative to corned beef. It pairs well with your favorite pint. Enjoy! Beer Braised Irish Stew Makes eight servings • 1 Tbsp....
March 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 13, 2017
Snyder attends FFA Day at the Capitol
Wadena-Deer Creek FFA member Jezebel Snyder recently attended FFA Day at the Minnesota State Capitol, along with members of the Staples-Motley...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 12, 2017
Area students make dean's list at University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
The following students have been named to the 2016 fall semester Dean's List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities: Menahga Elizabeth Anderson Staples Paige Melse Wadena Paige Hartman Madeleine Hinojos To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded...
March 12, 2017 - 11:04am
March 11, 2017
Faith briefs - March 9 edition
Old Country Church screening 'I'm Not Ashamed' March 11 The Old Country Church will screen "I'm Not Ashamed," the film about Rachel Joy Scott, Columbine High School Student. Scott grew up knowing the love of god but wasn't always ready to receive it. At times her faith was strong,...
March 11, 2017 - 12:04pm
March 10, 2017
Lohmiller makes honor roll at WDC
Lila Lohmiller was mistakenly omitted from the Wadena-Deer Creek 2nd Quarter honor roll list. The Pioneer Journal regrets the error.
March 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 8, 2017
Birth announcements - March 2 edition
Isabella Moothart Isabella Rayne Moothart, girl, was born on Feb. 17 to Miranda and Dylan Moothart of Wadena. She weighed 6 lbs., 11 oz. and...
March 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 7, 2017
Roasted Garlic Cauliflower
Another one of my favorite recipes that is low in sodium but full of flavor is this one for Roasted Garlic Cauliflower. It is very healthy and is the perfect accompaniment for chicken and roasted potatoes. Enjoy! Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Makes six servings • 2 Tbsp. minced garlic...
March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 1, 2017
Birth announcements - Feb. 23 edition
Arabella Haug Arabella Mae Haug was born on Feb. 14, 2017 to Tracy Haug-Stinar and Mark Haug of Wadena. She weighed 8 lbs. 3 oz. and was 19 inches...
March 1, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 28, 2017
Whelan graduates from Rochester Community & Technical College
Shelly Whelan of Wadena recently graduated from Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) at the end of Fall Semester 2016. Whelan received CERT for Healthcare Informatics High Honors. The College's Commencement Ceremony will be held on May 11 in the Regional Sports Center....
February 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 27, 2017
Huhta makes Dean's list at Michigan Technical University
Erica Huhta, Wadena, was named to the Dean's List for the 2016 fall semester at Michigan Tech. More than 1,600 students were named to the Dean's List this fall. To be included, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
February 27, 2017 - 4:25pm
Moenkedick makes dean's list at MSU-Mankato
Sarah Moenkedick, Verndale, made the dean's list at Minnesota State University-Mankato for the fall 2016 semester. To qualify for the dean's list, students must earn a 3.5 to 3.99 average and be enrolled for at least 12 credit hours for the semester.
February 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 26, 2017
Three things remain
Stanley Hauerwas is one of my favorite Christian theologians. In one of his books he says that he doesn't believe that we should just accept people for the way they are. He went on to quote Mark Twain who once said, "About the worst advice you can give anyone is to be themselves."...
February 26, 2017 - 11:42am
Jacobson graduates from the U of M Crookston
Sam Jacobson, New York Mills, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Systems Management and a minor in Agricultural Business from the University of Minnesota-Crookston. He completed his degree requirements during fall semester 2016.
February 26, 2017 - 12:08am