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Three children killed in mobile home fire in Carrington
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Delays, new forms and more: Get ready for 2017 tax season
Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
Saturday Scorecard 2/25
Friday Scorecard 2/24
Thursday Scorecard 2/23
Tuesday Scorecard 2/21
Pirates push PRC record to 11-1
Alfred E. Breid
Marjorie L. Johnson
Karvonen Funeral Home crematory addition is complete
Brunswick NYM employees rewarded for efforts
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Chinese storyteller and pipa maestro performing in NYM
Wadena County Historical Society announces spring programs, starting with Living History Day Saturday
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie to perform in Park Rapids
Elmer's Summer Melodrama Actor Auditions Set for Feb. 18
Three things remain
Jacobson graduates from the U of M Crookston
Craig sisters make dean's list at University of St. Thomas
Huotari receives honors at Vermilion Community College
Birth announcements - Feb. 16 edition
How to report unsafe drivers?
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Tax burden for Minnesota retired veterans
Letter: Don't disparage hard-working, productive Americans
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
February 17, 2017
Prince and Princess party a royal hit
The 8th annual Prince and Princess Party Sunday afternoon was an opportunity for boys and girls enjoyed face painting, manicures, making crafts,...
February 17, 2017 - 12:56pm
Serve, see, encourage: Team SonRise provides mission support during Haiti trip
A team of seven people from Southbrook Baptist Church in Wadena and four from the 7:10 Foundation joined forces to assist Haitians during a mission...
February 17, 2017 - 12:52pm
February 16, 2017
With flu on the rise Tri-County Health Care limits patient visits effective immediately
Due to a recent uptick in the occurrence of the flu, Tri‐County Health Care is restricting hospital visitors to immediate family over the age of 18 and only if visitors are free from flu symptoms. Effective immediately, Tri‐County Health Care officials are restricting visitors...
February 16, 2017 - 6:13pm
Bertha-Hewitt School closing Friday, Monday due to high number of influenza cases
Bertha-Hewitt School Principal Darren Glynn announced Thursday afternoon that the school will be closed Friday, Feb. 17 and Monday, Feb. 20 due to increased influenza symptoms and illnesses among students.
February 16, 2017 - 2:06pm
February 14, 2017
Living History: Tin cans will be salvaged in Wadena
20 years ago Excerpts from the Feb. 6, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Johnson found guilty of murder A Wadena man was convicted Thursday of strangling his wife to death and hiding her body in an excavated portion of her Wadena home last July. Jerry Lewis "J.J." Johnson, 38, was convicted...
February 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 13, 2017
Wadena County wanted - Feb. 9 edition
Jared Olaf Boe, 38, Deer Creek, warrant: traffic violation. Samuel Richard Carlson, 23, Menahga, warrant: traffic violation. David Jason Clairmont,...
February 13, 2017 - 4:17pm
Wadena food shelf accepts donation from GP Anderson
As the 2016 Christmas season has concluded, GP Anderson, creator of the "Christmas in Wadena" animated light show, gathered up food and monetary...
February 13, 2017 - 10:18am
February 11, 2017
Wadena County annex roof could require bigger fix
Board commissioners received some unwelcome news at their meeting Jan. 31.
February 11, 2017 - 8:15am
News briefs - Feb. 9 edition
Human remains found at scene of fire near Cloquet Human remains were found Friday in the ruins of a home that burned the previous night along Minnesota Highway 33 north of Cloquet. It was the second fire fatality in the area on Thursday; one person died in a fire earlier in the day...
February 11, 2017 - 8:15am
February 10, 2017
Police Scanner-Feb. 9 Edition
Jan. 27 Deputies were requested to handle some unruly students. The situation was calm when the deputies arrived. A caller reported strange tire tracks and footprints near the garages which had not been there the night before. He requested that a deputy "swing by." A disorderly...
February 10, 2017 - 5:06pm
Contemplating loss: Acts of Solace Project develops suicide awareness through stories
True stories and monologues from people in the region are highlighted in the Acts of Solace Project. The premiere of the performance was Saturday,...
February 10, 2017 - 4:32pm
Nearly 500 attend Festival of Health
The 27th annual February Festival of Health event was well attended by people of all ages at M-State, Wadena campus on Saturday, Feb. 4.
February 10, 2017 - 6:32am
February 8, 2017
Living history: Keep hands off red flags on fire hydrants
20 years ago Excerpts from the Jan. 30, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Lead plagues Wadena family What would you do? That is what Jay Steward is asking. Steward moved his family to Wadena in May of 1995. He was looking for a safer environment for his wife and children. But along with the...
February 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Wadena County wanted - Feb. 2 edition
Zachary Arthur Billman, 27, Wadena, warrant: probation violation. Jared Olaf Boe, 38, Deer Creek, warrant: traffic violation. Erik Alexander...
February 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 7, 2017
'He has a guardian angel,' relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another driver between Wadena and Deer Creek....
February 7, 2017 - 7:26am