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July 31, 2018
New DWI law goes into effect Aug. 1
July 31, 2018 - 9:48am
July 27, 2018
Captain Mike Woolman of the Lincoln Police Department and Kasey Moyer, executive director of the Mental Health Association presented on the partnership they formed to help mental health victims find recovery in the Lincoln, Neb., area. Their presentation Friday in Wadena brought out mental health professionals, county and city officials and law enforcement.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
A success story: Local officials see how peer respite can work
July 27, 2018 - 10:06am
July 26, 2018
Union Creek flows through a culvert Monday headed for Whisky Creek on the edge of Sunnybrook Park in Wadena.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena County Commission: Clarification needed on drainage near fairgrounds
July 26, 2018 - 10:08am
July 20, 2018
Dawn Olson of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety looks at a new driver's license design that will be available beginning next month. Several types of licenses will be available, including a vertical one for drivers younger than 21. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota revises driver's licenses to be more secure
July 20, 2018 - 11:07am
July 18, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Johnson-Pawlenty race gets testy
July 18, 2018 - 9:10am
July 13, 2018
District court orders Sebeka dairy farm and owners to stop distributing adulterated meat in interstate commerce
July 13, 2018 - 11:15am
Wadena County Commission: Discussion needs to continue on Hwy 10 project
July 13, 2018 - 9:30am
June 29, 2018
An Open Book will remain open on a limited basis, but is entering closing stages. The owner said at this point if you see the "Open Today" sign it's open for business. The business will either sell out or return remaining inventory but has several "Book Ends" events scheduled through December.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
An Open Book is closing
June 29, 2018 - 3:24pm
June 28, 2018
An illustration of what the splash pad may look like was created for the city in planning for the aquatic structure.
Illustration by Vortex International
Splash pad still need funds to move forward
June 28, 2018 - 8:43am
June 20, 2018
Wadena County IT department may undergo restructure
June 20, 2018 - 9:52am
June 15, 2018
Pro-Wadena passion comes out over waiver for brewery
June 15, 2018 - 12:18pm
Five in contest for Wadena County auditor/treasurer job
June 15, 2018 - 9:06am
June 12, 2018
Sheriff's office 'not looking to set speed records' accepts grant to buy new boat motor
June 12, 2018 - 12:37pm
June 5, 2018
Visitors to Sunnybrook Park in Wadena will soon have access to a handicap accessible dock positioned behind the Veterans Memorial Park.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Handicap accessible dock installed at Veterans Memorial Park
June 5, 2018 - 8:41am
May 26, 2018
Carr seeks 4th term as Wadena County Sheriff
May 26, 2018 - 10:56am