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Living history: Sheriff hunts insane farmer
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 12 edition
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
Second body recovered from plane that struck power lines and crashed in Mississippi
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Wolverines thrash Cardinals for first win
Wolverines show improvement in postseason loss
Wolverines roll at home against Sebeka
Marian L Johnston (Goedel)
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
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
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?
A wake-up call about drunk driving
Your letters - Sept. 28 edition
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
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
November 25, 2015
Your letters - Nov. 19 edition
Wadena won the nativity issue Wadena won on the Christmas nativity issue. We won because it will absolutely continue to be displayed, simply not on city owned property. We won because a good number of people were able to passionately demonstrate or speak their opinion on...
November 25, 2015 - 8:15am
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