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Horsager, Hofer pave way for 2018 county budget
News briefs - Sept. 21 edition
WDC crowns 2017 Homecoming King and Queen
Home fire contained in rural Bluffton
Temporary street parking ban in place for Friday
WCA/Ashby Knights wear down Wolverines
Wolverines rally to defeat Verndale
Wolverines downed by Long Prairie-Grey Eagle
Strong showing for Wolverines in Bagley
Wadena-DC drops two at triangular
Robert John Ramstorf
Living in the golden years
TCHC Foundation donates AED funds to police department
M State's Simon honored with Veterans' Voices award
Henning Clinic ranked one of top 15 performers in state
Offering up her '.02Cents'
Halbrooks featured at next legacy event
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Author Charles Baxter comes to Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Faith briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Korean Beef Bowl
Faith briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Your letters - Sept. 14 edition
10 overlooked VA disabilities
Minimum wage hike argument doesn't add up
What is a state patrol blood relay?
Your letters - Sept. 7 edition
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
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
Sarah Lynn Cusey
Oryhan Mythyas Kotchen
Athena Jo Collom
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
September 13, 2017
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 7 edition
Troy Adam Bast, 46, Verndale, warrant: contempt of court. Jeffrey Ryan Bock, 36, New York Mills, warrant: DWI. Scott Allen Boller, 35, Wadena,...
September 13, 2017 - 9:18am
September 9, 2017
20 years agoExcerpts from the Sept. 4, 1997 Pioneer Journal Hand recovered in river
September 9, 2017 - 11:00am
News briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Maternal and child health clinic offered at Wadena County Public HealthWadena County Public Health offers family and child health services, including WIC, child health screenings, dental varnish, lead screenings, prenatal and family home visiting. For information and to schedule...
September 9, 2017 - 9:57am
September 8, 2017
Ruby's Pantry giving away free chips
Ruby's Pantry has an abundance of chips. They will be giving away free bags of chips Wednesday, Sept. 13 from 4-6 p.m. at the main entrance of the M State-Wadena parking lot. They will give away chips until they run out. Bring your own bags, boxes or baskets to carry your bags of...
September 8, 2017 - 8:09am
September 6, 2017
Wadena City Council to hold closed meeting Oct. 3
NOTICE OF CLOSED CITY COUNCIL MEETING Date – Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 Time – 5 p.m. Location – City Administrative Center Conference Room Purpose – Review and discuss wage study prepared by Flaherty & Hood (CGMC) Discuss upcoming Full-Time City Employee...
September 6, 2017 - 8:45am
Missing Alexandria teenager found safe in Grant County
Jasmine Block, the 15-year-old Alexandria girl who disappeared nearly a month ago from her home, was found Tuesday in rural Grant County. “We found Jasmine and she is safe. I will not be answering any messages or calls,” Jasmine’s mother, Sarah Block posted on Facebook on Tuesday....
September 6, 2017 - 7:48am
September 4, 2017
Living history: Family sues county for wrongful death
15 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 29, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Family sues county for wrongful death A wrongful death lawsuit seeking $50,000 has been filed against Wadena County and a Wadena County Sheriff's Department deputy. Patricia Cooney and the heirs of her late husband,...
September 4, 2017 - 6:25pm
Weekly crime report - Aug. 31 edition
Aug. 21 • Gavin Ray Smith, 18, of Motley, was stopped and issued a citation for speeding. • Joseph Michael Stricherz, 27, of Fergus Falls, was stopped and issued a citation for driving after revocation and no proof of insurance. Aug. 22 • Joshua Ryan Stevens, 25, of Deer Creek,...
September 4, 2017 - 5:27pm
Wadena County wanted - Aug. 31 edition
Zachariah Mitchell Grotberg, 35, Jamestown, N.D., warrant: controlled substance crime. Jeremy Edward Freitag, 37, Staples, warrant: traffic violation....
September 4, 2017 - 3:32pm
September 2, 2017
Committee going after more funds to enhance Veterans Park
Dave Ludovissie is taking the same approach to the Veterans Park in Wadena that Thomas Jefferson once took toward his famous home "Monticello."...
September 2, 2017 - 7:39pm
Enduro racing on tap Sept. 10 and into 2018
The Wadena County Ag Society has shifted gears and is moving ahead with an expanded Enduro car racing schedule. After entertaining an offer to...
September 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 1, 2017
News briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Free educational seminar discusses hospice and when it's time to call Because of advances in medicine, each of us, as well as our families and friends, may face many decisions about the dying process. As hard as it might be to face this idea, you might take time to consider how your...
September 1, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 31, 2017
Counterfeit bills spent at Wadena businesses
The Wadena Police Department is looking into multiple reports of counterfeit currency being passed in Wadena Aug. 25. Two African-American males,...
August 31, 2017 - 4:03pm
August 29, 2017
TCHC offers support groups in September
Grief support group set for Sept. 5 Tri-County Health Care will host its monthly Grief Support Group on Tuesday, Sept. 5, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. The group's purpose is to offer understanding, suggestions for coping,...
August 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
August 28, 2017
Weekly crime report - Aug. 24 edition
Aug. 14 • Aaron Nicholas Brook Hadley, 20, of Wadena, was arrested for violating the terms of his probation. Hadley was transported to the Wadena County Jail. • Edward Allen Stout, 28, of Wadena, was arrested for violating the terms of his probation. Stout was transported to the...
August 28, 2017 - 3:00pm