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Wadena County wanted - April 20 edition
Here's to hoping they're hardy...
Deer Creek man dies in rollover Wednesday morning
Protesters and counter-protesters face off over Crosby mayor
Wolverines stop Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale rally in seventh
Late rally falls short as B-H/V holds off Wolverines
Late runs lift Pillager past W-DC
Parkers Prairie spoils W-DC home opener
Wadena-Deer Creek track and field finishes busy week
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Harvey W. Henrikson
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
M State ranked No. five by LearnHowToBecome.org
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative annual meeting slated for April 20
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
Jorgenson draws a crowd April 8
'Fate of the Furious" reaches new heights in action
Hundreds attend Easter egg hunt in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - April 6 edition
Birth announcements - April 20 edition
Widows and orphans
Widows and orphans
Black appointed as the new Director of the St. Cloud VA Health Care System
What are the 'best practices' for pedestrians?
Your letters - April 13 edition
VA Presumptive AO Diseases Pending Decisions for 2017
What are the laws concerning open bottles?
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
March 22, 2017
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
The Wadena VFW Post #3922 honored Wadena-Deer Creek third-grade teacher Jeff Mehl and high school math teacher Holly Becker with its "Citizenship...
March 22, 2017 - 10:25am
Emergency Service Personnel Recognized for Dedication to their Communities
More than 90 EMS personnel from local fire, rescue and police departments attended Tri-County Health Care's 30th annual Emergency Medical Service...
March 22, 2017 - 8:05am
March 21, 2017
Living History: JCPenney sale license is extended
20 years ago Excerpts from the March 13, 1997 Pioneer Journal • JCPenney sale license is extended A "going out of business sale" means just that according to a Wadena City ordinance. Specific limits placed on the length of the sale and what can be sold help insure that other businesses...
March 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 20, 2017
Police Scanner - March 16 Edition
March 2 • A deputy stopped a vehicle in Wadena to conduct a welfare check of the driver who had made suicidal comments. The driver said he was fine and gave the deputy an account of some personal issues. • A female took a vehicle for a test drive and returned it to the sales...
March 20, 2017 - 4:01pm
March 18, 2017
Wadena County wanted - March 16 edition
Donovan Clyde Basswood, 54, Ponsford, warrant; traffic violation. Angela Rose Lorentz, 24, Wadena, warrant: traffic violation. Cherie Rae Sansburn,...
March 18, 2017 - 10:18am
Mental Health First Aid training is March 20
Mental Health First Aid will be offered for adults supporting youth from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 20 at the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center. The is a free 8-hour course that teaches how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental...
March 18, 2017 - 9:50am
Weekly crime report - March 16 edition
Feb. 27 • Wadena officials signed a complaint against Jeffrey Lee Kugel, 46, of Wadena. The complaint consists of 23 charges of stalking, violating of a domestic abuse no contact order and violating an order for protection. Kugel is set to make his first appearance at a later date....
March 18, 2017 - 8:15am
March 17, 2017
Feeding the hungry
Volunteers keep the Wadena Food Shelf running smoothly in order to help clients in need of food to fill the gap each month. "It's very rewarding,"...
March 17, 2017 - 4:48pm
Sign-up under way for WDC's 'Day of Caring'
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's ninth annual "Day of Caring" is slated for Wednesday, April 26 and WDC students are looking for individuals who...
March 17, 2017 - 3:56pm
Child protection cases on the rise
Mike Willie gave a dismal report to the Wadena County Commissioners March 7. Willie, social services supervisor for the children and family services unit of Wadena County Human Services, reported on the number of intake cases in foster care and the high caseload of foster care workers....
March 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 14, 2017
Living History: FEMA funds are OK'd for Wadena
20 years ago Excerpts from the March 6, 1997 Pioneer Journal • FEMA funds are OK'd for Wadena Staff from FEMA and DEM were in Wadena on Tuesday with some good news. The Federal Emergency Management Agency finally decided that Wadena County had enough snow this winter to earn disaster...
March 14, 2017 - 4:49pm
March 13, 2017
Wadena County wanted - March 9 edition
Shawnee Nichole Basswood, 29, Detroit Lakes, warrant: traffic violation. Lawrence Neil Haapala, 53, Menahga, warrant: misc. Public. Alysha Rochelle...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Police Scanner-March 9 Edition
Feb. 24 A complainant alleged she was being threatened in text messages and phone calls by her two granddaughters. The Wadena Police Department investigated a report there were several people smoking and passing something around on the 100 block of Dayton Avenue SW at 12:23 a.m....
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Ottertail home destroyed by fire, owner in jail for arson
A rural Ottertail home was lost to fire on Saturday and its owner is currently in jail for arson. The blaze was reported to the Otter Tail County...
March 13, 2017 - 2:11pm
March 12, 2017
For the second time in as many years Roxann Eischens and her family got an up close and personal look at a black bear and her cubs. Minnesota...
March 12, 2017 - 9:45am