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Benefit for Fink set for Oct. 21
Monuments added to Deer Creek Veterans Memorial Park
It's down to the voters
Hay bales catch fire on semi traveling on Interstate 94
FCCLAers attend the Fall Area Conference at the U of M in Morris
Wolverines finish third at Park Region Championships
Second place finish for Wolverines at Park Region Championships
Wolverines finish perfect conference season
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Marian L. Johnston (Goedel)
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Ida Minerva Hoefs
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
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Pension advance loans are schemes
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?
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
September 15, 2017
News briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Upcoming flu clinics set for Oct. 4 Otter Tail County will be conducting Annual Flu Immunization Clinics for 2017. The flu clinics will be held Oct. 4 at the following locations: Deer Creek: 3 to 3:30 p.m. Bluffton: 4 to 4:30 p.m. Area gardening expo set for Sept. 16
September 15, 2017 - 4:40pm
Always on the run with issues
When Tom Landwehr arrived in Wadena last Wednesday to speak to county commissioners after stops in northwestern cities like Crookston and Thief...
September 15, 2017 - 4:40pm
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