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Seven Wadena businesses in way of Hwy. 10 reconstruction
Asbestos abatement, color committee, part of elementary remodel work
Weekly crime report - April 19 edition
Wadena County wanted - April 19 edition
Two injured in motorcycle accident near Menahga
Whitetail Run gearing up for 2018 season
Wolverines blast Staples-Motley in opener
Wadena-DC boys win third straight indoor meet, girls finish sixth at Foley
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Jeanette Irene Guyton
Charlotte L. Robbins
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
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
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Veterans: VA Compensation/Care for Project 112/SHAD
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
June 24, 2015
Top area dairy farms honored for superior cow care
In honor of June Dairy Month, Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson released the annual list of top Minnesota dairy herds with low somatic cell counts (SCC). Somatic cell count is a key indicator of milk quality — a lower SCC count is better for cheese production...
June 24, 2015 - 12:10am
May 31, 2015
Study estimates bird flu costs in Minnesota $310 million
The University of Minnesota Extension Service says the bird flu outbreaks since March 4 have cost the state's turkey and poultry industries nearly $310 million. The U of M used a computer model to determine that for every $1 million in direct potential sales revenue lost to bird...
May 31, 2015 - 12:10am
May 11, 2015
Potato grower's move into forest land raises water, wildlife concerns
Sunbathing outside her house near Menahga on a mild Tuesday, Judy Maaninga reclined with her back to a thin row of jack pines. Just beyond that,...
May 11, 2015 - 12:08am
May 16, 2014
Local farmers looking for a break from Mother Nature
Time is running out in another frustrating spring for area farmers. “It’s almost a repeat of last year,” Leaf River Ag Manager Scott Dau said. “It’s getting frustrating for them and for anyone connected with agriculture.” Dau estimated Tuesday that around 40 percent...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
March 17-23 is MN Ag Week
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed March 17-23 as Minnesota Agriculture Week. The designation is an effort to raise awareness of the positive and important contributions agriculture makes to Minnesota’s economy and its people. Minnesota agriculture generated $18.5 billion in cash receipts...
March 15, 2013 - 1:04pm
February 20, 2013
12 cows die in rural Hawley barn fire
HAWLEY, Minn. - Firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures as they battled a barn fire that killed 12 cows this morning in rural Hawley. The Hawley, Hitterdal and Ulen volunteer fire departments responded to the blaze, which was reported about 3:30 a.m. at 11149 210th St. N. Crews...
February 20, 2013 - 9:53am
February 16, 2013
Cattle numbers down in Wadena area
Last summer's drought made headlines around the state. What people may not realize, however, is that as farms struggle to deal with lack of water,...
February 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers implement way to give ag interests a voice
January 30, 2013 - 10:04am
August 22, 2012
Photo of the Day: Potatoes for the picking
Ray Buettner makes the most out of Wednesday afternoon in his garden. Potatoes are ripe for the picking during these last weeks of August. Journal...
August 22, 2012 - 2:16pm
August 18, 2012
Wadena, Saskatchewan celebrates 75th anniversary
5 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 16, 2007 Pioneer Journal Drought loans available for area farmers Farmers in 56 Minnesota counties,...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 28, 2012
Award recognizes farm families that stay strong in the area
The Wadena and Todd County Farm Families of the Year were named by the University of Minnesota July 17. The Mertens extended family of rural...
July 28, 2012 - 8:44am
July 21, 2012
Farmers hope for more rain, less heat
Leaf River Ag General Manager Scott Dau believes area farmers have been "pretty blessed" when he looks at the troubles farmers in other parts...
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
Show and Go Dairy Show to feature drawing
There is $500 worth of feed available to dairy exhibitors who visit an upcoming Show and Go Dairy Show, a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal said. The number of animals exhibited increases one's chance of winning a drawing for feed. The drawing for the $500 worth of feed...
June 25, 2012 - 5:24am
June 5, 2012
Beautiful ND, a cemetery of "the healer" peonies in bloom; a sheaf of wheat
It's a beautiful time of year in eastern North Dakota, yes? I just got back to town after two weeks in the United Kingdom, including a look-in...
June 5, 2012 - 1:05pm
June 1, 2012
County road closures followed flood warning
The Wadena area sustained heavy rainfalls during Memorial weekend, prompting a flood warning from the National Weather Service (NWS) and three road closures Sunday. A preliminary local storm report by the NWS - Grand Forks indicated that a trained spotter measured 5.75 inches of...
June 1, 2012 - 6:00am