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Wayne Dykhoff of M State-Wadena's electrical lineworker program prepared 70 first and second-year technical college students for what they will be facing Monday morning on the first day of the class. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
M State campus in Wadena filling up again
12 hours 30 min ago
Randy Atchley and Jessica Irwin ride into the Wadena Elks Club parking lot after completing the Kruzin 4 Kidz motorcyle ride to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
On a mission for wishin'
12 hours 35 min ago
August 22, 2017
David Horsager. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County native David Horsager inducted into the 2017 CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame
August 22, 2017 - 5:56pm
Living history: Fire destroys barn, 1140 hay bales
August 22, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 21, 2017
Amber Block read a statement Tuesday evening at the August meeting of Wadena City Council. Block, who owns three dogs, was in violation until recently of Wadena's kennel ordinance which prevents city residents without a kennel license to own more than two dogs. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Wadena dog ordinance not changing, despite pleas at city council
August 21, 2017 - 8:10pm
Minnesota commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle
August 21, 2017 - 6:53pm
Police scanner - Aug. 17 edition
August 21, 2017 - 6:01pm
River McQuiston used a pair of special glasses to observe the solar eclipse at 12:55 p.m. Monday in front of Joey's PC's, a business owned by his father in downtown Wadena. The McQuistons also constructed two cardboard box viewers. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Checking out the eclipse
August 21, 2017 - 1:32pm
Boy dies, girl injured after rollover accident
August 21, 2017 - 9:30am
August 20, 2017
County to part with old office equipment, city rummage sale to be held
August 20, 2017 - 12:07pm
England Prairie Days coming Aug. 25-27
August 20, 2017 - 8:15am
August 19, 2017
Ray Buettner of Wadena helps a customer at his stand during the Wadena Farmer's Market last Friday afternoon.
Local farmers markets accepting EBT, SNAP cards
August 19, 2017 - 11:55am
August 18, 2017
The Wadena Pioneer Journal has roots that go back to 1877, and although a lot has changed over the years, the goal is still the same: to cover Wadena-area news and its people. (file photo)
The history of news in Wadena
August 18, 2017 - 7:04pm
News briefs - Aug. 17 edition
August 18, 2017 - 6:57pm
Wadena County wanted - Aug. 17 edition
August 18, 2017 - 4:15pm