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School taxes to drop $156,000 in 2019
Check out career options at MState's Wadena program showcase
No clown costumes allowed at WDC Schools
Woman transported to hospital after rollover crash on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
The Reverend Lloyd C. Kallevig
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
Regina M. Klimek
Patricia "Pat" Freeman
Julia "Judy" Curtis
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Fear Factory Haunted House offers thrills, chills
Birth announcements - Oct. 13 edition
Church briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Menahga author pens devotional 'On the Side of Truth'
Birth announcements - Oct. 6 edition
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
Do you need a pilot car for farm equipment?
Baby's love of Tupperware keeps dad on the run
Wadena County Veterans Services hosts flu shot clinic for local veterans
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
September 15, 2016
Sharing the wealth
Green Island was open to garden enthusiasts Saturday for a regional plant and produce swap. The park is located on the north side of Wadena and...
September 15, 2016 - 12:08am
September 14, 2016
Property transfers, marriages - Sept. 8 edition
TRANSFERS James C. Arndt and Patricia A. Schoeberl-Arndt, h&w, hereby conveys to Sharon M. Rollins, Lot 2 and the E 5' of Lot 3 of Block 2 in Slover and Anderson's Addition to Sebeka. Sharon M. Rollins, single person, hereby conveys to Sebeka Investment Groups, LLC, Lot 2 and the...
September 14, 2016 - 12:10am
September 13, 2016
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 8 edition
Wayne Lee Patton, 49, Menahga, warrant: contempt of court. Kelly Marie Johnson, 30, Bertha, warrant: theft by swindle. Shane Edward McComas, 45, Park Rapids, warrant: traffic violation. Dustin Allen Olson, 32, Menahga, warrant: contempt of court.
September 13, 2016 - 12:10am
Living History: Fire destroys Reemts' home near Deer Creek Monday
20 years ago Excerpts from the Sept. 5, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Get it on paper The Wadena City Council got a good lesson in why a purchase order system would be good for the city to institute.
September 13, 2016 - 12:08am
September 12, 2016
Weekly crime report - Sept. 8 edition
Aug. 30 • Wadena officers were called to a disturbance on the 1000th block of 1st St. SE, Wadena. After concluding their investigation, officers arrested, David Leroy Henrichs, 60, of Wadena. Henrichs was booked into the Wadena County Jail on charges of disorderly conduct and violating...
September 12, 2016 - 8:15am
Police Scanner- Sept. 8 edition
Aug. 25 • A gray SUV with a handicap plate was observed swerving in traffic on U.S. Highway 10. A head was seen against the window of the vehicle. Law enforcement was unable to locate the vehicle. Aug. 26 • Onstar contacted the Wadena Sheriff's office about a vehicle pulled over...
September 12, 2016 - 12:10am
September 11, 2016
Courts - Sept. 8 edition
Speeding Shane Michael Doan, 20, Burnsville, 77/60, fees $150. Kraig Everett Finwall, 39, Inver Grove Heights, 65/60, fees $130. Darcine Marie Kotlarz, 50, St. Paul, 50/30, fees $230. Steven James Kuriatnyk, 65, Park Rapids, 65/55, fees $130. Dawn Marie Ludlow, 50, Verndale, 65/55,...
September 11, 2016 - 8:15am
September 10, 2016
News briefs - Sept. 8 edition
Reading volunteers needed at WDC Elementary Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary is looking for volunteers to listen to young readers individually. This is an important aspect of their reading program which helps students improve their reading fluency. If you are interested and able to commit...
September 10, 2016 - 12:10am
Wadena police receiving scam complaints
Scam alert. The Wadena Police Department has been receiving complaints about a scam involving messages left stating a federal warrant has been issued for the person's arrest. Here is a transcript of the message:
September 10, 2016 - 12:08am
Scheduled power outage required after truck hit cables in SE Wadena
A scheduled power outage Aug. 30 caused confusion among some residents of Humphrey Manor in Wadena. The power outage in southeast Wadena was from 4:30 to about 7 p.m., said Wadena Electric and Water Superintendent David Evans. "There weren't any concerns with big equipment failures...
September 10, 2016 - 12:08am
September 7, 2016
Property Transfers, marriages - Sept. 1 edition
TRANSFERS Ryan Makela and Katherine Makela, married to one another, hereby conveys to Andrew Krey, the N1/2 of Lot 5 Powers Second Addition to Menahga. C2 Investments hereby conveys to Morris Benson and Cindy Benson, the N 45' of Lot 1 of Block 15 in the First Addition to the Townsite...
September 7, 2016 - 8:15am
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 1 edition
Layne Christopher Condiff, 21, Park Rapids, warrant: DWI. Maxine Helen Nicol, 69, Mahnomen, warrant: contempt of court. Byron Asiniabinooji Brown,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:10am
September 6, 2016
Living History: Wadena CAP search for Army pilot
20 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 29, 1996 Pioneer Journal • SWAT team dispatched to Sebeka The Wadena County Special Weapons And Tactical team was dispatched Saturday afternoon after a 41-year-old man barricaded himself in his estranged wife's home. Randy Pickar, Sebeka, entered...
September 6, 2016 - 12:10am
September 5, 2016
Courts - Sept. 1 edition
Speeding Mark Alan Aardahl, 27, New Brighton, 55/45, fees $130. Aaron Gregory Abbott, 38, Columbia Heights, 95/60, fees $150. Byron James Beedle, Jr., 40, Verndale, 65/55, fees $130. Robert Francis Berhardt, 25, Boca Raton, Fla., 70/60, fees $130. Melissa Louann Holtti, 36, Wadena,...
September 5, 2016 - 8:15am
Police Scanner - Sept. 1 edition
Aug. 18 • A jail inmate was reported to be walking with a female arm in arm and smoking on Second Street in Wadena. The inmate was supposed to be going to treatment. The female was contacted by a deputy and said she walked with him to treatment. • A vehicle collided with a cow...
September 5, 2016 - 12:10am