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Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
Proof isn't always in the pudding, it's in the Christian heart
Rockin' the '50s
W-DC softball comes to a close
W-DC splits a doubleheader with OTC,Menahga
Wadena-Deer Creek shooters compete in first ever Mid-State Conference meet
Wadena-DC girls golfers compete at Staples
Fastpitch playoff brackets have been announced
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Jane June Edmond
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
M State ranked No. five by LearnHowToBecome.org
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
Birth announcements - May 11 edition
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
Clergy View: Spring to-do lists
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
Your letters - May 4 edition
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
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
November 18, 2015
Your letters - Nov. 12 edition
Don't let a few opinions dictate Nativity decision This is concerning the article in the Oct. 28 Pioneer Journal regarding whether or not we should keep the nativity scene on public land. We are grateful to live in a community where we can still celebrate the true meaning of Christmas...
November 18, 2015 - 8:15am
November 11, 2015
Your letters - Nov. 5 edition
Leave nativity scene in park I am writing in response to the article in the paper about the city council. I am not a resident of Wadena but my husband and I support the local businesses whenever we can. I grew up in the area and remember as a child coming into town during the Christmas...
November 11, 2015 - 8:15am
November 4, 2015
Your letters - Oct. 29 edition
Honor and help all veterans Veterans Day is fast approaching and it is time again to reflect on the sacrifices made by those in the military - past and present - to keep our country free. In addition to honoring all area veterans with the annual Veterans Day supper served from...
November 4, 2015 - 12:08am
October 20, 2015
Your letters - Oct. 15 edition
Iran nuclear agreement a strong deal Our Representative Rick Nolan wrote on his web site "The Iran nuclear agreement gives peace and diplomacy a chance. The opposite may be an option we can ill-afford — another war in the Middle East costing us trillions of dollars in treasury...
October 20, 2015 - 8:15am
October 7, 2015
Your Letters - Oct. 1 edition
City street and park department doing a good job What a nice job the street and park department has been doing with trees all around town being trimmed, several spots of streets repaired, the parks mowed and flowers looking good. I noticed the recent striping at intersections and...
October 7, 2015 - 12:08am
September 30, 2015
Your letters - Sept. 24 edition
Wadena in danger of becoming a ghost town Star Tribune writer, James Lileks, says in his recent article "Skip the interstate for a look at Mainstreet, Anytown, USA. Next stop: Wadena. On the way in you know you're dealing with a town of some size and swagger: a 1940s-style sign...
September 30, 2015 - 8:15am
September 23, 2015
Your letters - Sept. 17 edition
Pioneer Journal a community paper again Anyone perusing the Pioneer Journal this summer has a good idea about many of the great cultural resources in our area.
September 23, 2015 - 12:10am
September 9, 2015
Your letters - Sept. 3 edition
Sebeka's free preschool program a blessing I personally want to thank the Sebeka school for having the amazing free preschool program they have. After two years of having our daughter in a private preschool this is a true blessing to our family. We were paying $80 a month and she...
September 9, 2015 - 12:10am
September 2, 2015
Your letters - Aug. 27 edition
Save trees in SE Wadena Why do seven people get to decide such a big issue as requiring the whole town to put in sidewalks, which are totally unwanted and unaffordable? Grass looks much better and doesn't deteriorate. Who wants sidewalks under their windows? If you don't...
September 2, 2015 - 12:08am
August 26, 2015
Your letters - Aug. 20 edition
Concerned about debt, overpopulation, pollution I have had the honor to read the Wadena Pioneer Journal. I am a veteran who appreciates articles on veterans. Do we elect leaders who promise to give the most free handouts? Our federal deficit is approaching $19,000,000,000,000...
August 26, 2015 - 12:10am
August 18, 2015
Your letters - Aug. 13 edition
A party within a party Do you think Hillary will have as much difficulty with emails as her husband Bill had trouble with females? They have introduced a party within a Party. Victor Kern, Sr., Wadena Wadena cemetery condition is shameful In late July I returned to...
August 18, 2015 - 12:08am
August 12, 2015
Your letters - Aug. 6 edition
When is a fetus a child? How can abortionists claim a fetus is not a little child until they propose to sell their parts? Then they speak of their heart, liver, lungs, arms and legs and how much the parts are worth. I believe my God is the "author of life" who breathed life...
August 12, 2015 - 8:15am
August 4, 2015
Your Letters - July 30 edition
Trees being destroyed in southeast project Why do we need to save trees? Because trees create clean air by removing pollutant particulates from the air. Because trees create clean water by providing natural filtration. They also reduce run-off. Because trees slow down climate change...
August 4, 2015 - 12:08am
Your letters - July 30 edition
Social Security Administration celebrating 80 years Social Security has provided critical financial help to people of all ages for the last 80 years, and despite our age, we're far from retiring. As the Social Security program celebrates its historic birthday this August, we're...
August 4, 2015 - 12:08am
July 27, 2015
Your letters - July 23 edition
America on a downward path America seems to be on a downward path. The insane left seems to have won. Economically; the country is going bankrupt and spending money it doesn't have at lightning speed. Morally, our country has allowed Hollywood to continue to push their rot and...
July 27, 2015 - 12:10am