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State gains 4,400 jobs in June
2 hours 19 min ago
July 24, 2017
David Mertens has come to share the enjoyment his wife Sharon finds in working in their yard at 1521 13th Street SW. He tends the family garden and orchard while his wife maintains their flower beds. The couple team up for some of their larger yard projects. Both like seeing what they have accomplished. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Their own 'little kingdom'
16 hours 18 min ago
News briefs - July 20 edition
16 hours 21 min ago
A two-vehicle collision occurred at approximately 12:20 p.m. Monday on Highway 10 one mile northwest of Wadena. Three Tri-County Health Care ambulances responded along with the Wadena Sheriff's Department, the Wadena Police Department, the Minnesota State Patrol and the Wadena Fire Department. The vehicles involved were a black Chevrolet Suburban and a silver Ford Explorer. No report of injuries was immediately available. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Vehicles collide on Highway 10
20 hours 32 min ago
Perham man injured in motorcycle crash
21 hours 41 min ago
July 23, 2017
Wadena County wanted - July 20 edition
July 23, 2017 - 12:21pm
Council approves paint colors; approves 2016 audit
July 23, 2017 - 10:26am
July 22, 2017
Wadena County Department Heads Kyra Ladd, left, Deana Malone, Soledad Henriksen and Curt Kreklau were on hand June 11 when the Board of Commissioners discussed a policy for handling a raise of salary request made by Auditor/Treasurer Judy Taves on behalf of a member of her staff. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Commissioners tussle with employee raise request
July 22, 2017 - 1:32pm
Weekly crime report - July 20 edition
July 22, 2017 - 10:18am
A helping hand: Wadena electrical workers lend assistance to DL after storm
July 22, 2017 - 10:18am
July 21, 2017
One person is reportedly dead and another flown from the scene with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash Friday, July 21. Kevin Cederstrom / Forum News Service
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
July 21, 2017 - 9:48pm
Police Scanner - July 20 edition
July 21, 2017 - 7:24pm
While conventional in appearance the Lion Electric bus is powered entirely by electricity. The bus made a stop at Todd-Wadena Electric in Wadena July 11 where those interested in the technology could catch a ride and check out the next generation machine. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Running all on electricity
July 21, 2017 - 5:23pm
Those attending the Class of 1947 Reunion Monday at the Uptown Cafe in Wadena were, from row, from left, Wanda (Gallagher) Maroney, Lois (Gustafson) Johnson, Carol (Thompson) Baker, Olga (Goedel) Schwartz and Verle Blaha. Back row, from left, Marilyn (Bernauer) Morstad, Evelyn (Kuefler) Soderberg, Maggie (Langer) Wallgren, Eunice (Erickson) Dague, Verlys (Johnson) Dilley, Gladys (Brunko) Finck, Dorothy (Pierson) Perrine and Joanne (Halliwell) Walz. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
The long, winding road back home
July 21, 2017 - 4:40pm
Fatal crash near Menahga
July 21, 2017 - 1:19pm