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Zombies on the loose in Black's Grove Park
Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Technology Mobile creates excitement at WDC
Living history: Sheriff hunts insane farmer
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Wolverines thrash Cardinals for first win
Wolverines show improvement in postseason loss
Wolverines roll at home against Sebeka
Marian L. Johnston (Goedel)
Sharon L. Vareberg
Robert G. Swanson
Two providers join Verndale Clinic
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Tri-County Health Care CEO descend for diabetes
Rural broadband becoming reality for central Minnesota residents thanks to nearly $10M in public and private investments
Living in the golden years
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Library to host computer class Nov. 18
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 5 edition
Pippa White's one-woman show set for Oct. 6
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
A wake-up call about drunk driving
Your letters - Sept. 28 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
Sophia Marie Sipe
Owen Elijah Baity
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
September 30, 2017
Wadena County commissioners visit county parks
Wadena County Commissioners, Park Board members and staff attended a tour of County Parks on Sept. 20. Several parks were visited to view improvements...
September 30, 2017 - 10:18am
September 29, 2017
News briefs - Sept. 28 edition
Wadena County Public Health holds flu clinics The Wadena County Public Health office will hold flu immunization clinics the following dates: • Sept. 29, 2 — 4 p.m. at the Wadena County Public Health office. • Oct. 5, 2 - 3 p.m. at the Wadena Senior Center
September 29, 2017 - 7:32pm
Wadena Lions Club
"You can't get very far until you start doing something for somebody else" - Melvin Jones, Founder of Lions Club International If you've ever...
September 29, 2017 - 6:02pm
Working without an auditor/treasurer
The current absence of a county auditor/treasurer and deputy auditor/treasurer were keenly felt at Tuesday's meeting of the Wadena County Board....
September 29, 2017 - 3:32pm
All for one, one for all
Showing their Wolverine spirit in an effort to leave no little Wolverine behind during homecoming festivities, nine Wadena businesses joined...
September 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 27, 2017
Goodbye, Women's Day Out. Hello, Live Pink!
Women of all ages are invited to don their pink apparel and attend Tri-County Health Care's revamped Women's Day Out event, now Live Pink, on Monday, Oct. 9, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School in Wadena. The event is free and open to all women.
September 27, 2017 - 9:06am
September 26, 2017
A bench suited for a princess
Jil Fiemeyer can feel her daughter's presence every time she sees kids playing near one of the Buddy Benches at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary....
September 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 25, 2017
Living history: Thieves attack area businesses
20 years ago Excerpts from the Sept. 18, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Thieves attack area businesses Multiple burglaries are keeping area police and sheriff's departments busy. It all started thursday. Wadena Feed Supply and the Ag and Pet Center were entered Sept. 11 by a thief or thieves...
September 25, 2017 - 5:24pm
September 24, 2017
Wadena VFW taking nominations for Teacher of the Year
The local Veterans of Foreign Wars post is looking for nominations for their Teacher of the Year contest. Nominations must be submitted to the local VFW post by Oct. 31. Judging is held Nov. 1-15. Based on the nominees submitted, local posts will recognize one outstanding teacher...
September 24, 2017 - 11:33am
Weekly crime report - Sept. 21 edition
Sept. 12 • Dale Eugene Miller, 67, of Wadena, was stopped and arrested for 3rd degree DWI. Miller was transported to the Wadena County Jail. Sept. 13 • Justin Daniel Seiser, 27, of Wadena, was stopped and issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia. Sept. 14 • Derek...
September 24, 2017 - 9:26am
September 23, 2017
One vegetable one community wrapping up first year
One Vegetable, One Community is finishing its first year in Wadena. The program hit the ground running this past spring and summer. Over 350...
September 23, 2017 - 12:07pm
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 21 edition
Kyle Michael Barta, 31, Fargo, N.D., warrant: theft. Danika Joy Canning-Williams, 24, Wadena, warrant: probation violation. Brandon Lee Dziubak,...
September 23, 2017 - 11:30am
Police Scanner - Sept. 21 Edition
Sept. 9 • A woman asked the police to remove her boyfriend from their apartment because she was afraid of him. She was informed that since his name was on the lease he could not be forced to leave. • Concern for a man who was outside screaming, hollering and swearing on Second...
September 23, 2017 - 10:18am
Fourth-grader asks council for change in ordinance
No formal action was taken - but a lot of smiles were passed - when a well-dressed young lady addressed the Wadena City Council and its city...
September 23, 2017 - 8:15am
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook-Off
The need to create the best bowl of chili is allegedly centuries old, according to the International Chili Association (yes, there is such a thing), and even though the debate over the origins of chili lies somewhere down in the southern regions of the United States, that doesn't...
September 23, 2017 - 8:15am