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Living history: Excerpts from past Pioneer Journal editions
Little to no 'recoil': Local gun shops see no change in business after mass shootings
High school drama...sort of: Wadena students put comical twist on timeless tale
Empty Stocking in Wadena needs help to fill its holiday needs
WDC senior Casey Volkmann commits to play volleyball at Winona State
Bethlehem Academy edges Wadena-DC for third place
Welcome home ceremony for Wolverines
Defending state champions stop Wadena-DC in the semifinals
VB: Wolverines to square off with defending state champion
Martin Bruce Hicks
William "Bill" Murphy Jr.
Bruce Alan Christensen
Daniel Papillon new leader of TOPS
New physician assistant joins TCHC Henning Clinic
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Like 'pure gold': Nutrition business opens on Jefferson
Laying out the welcome mat
Center hosts Zeitgeist quartet concert
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Pageant Brings together Local Children, Regional Artists, and Two Communities
'Art in Your Park' for kids returns to New York Mills
'Caleigh' to open Music in the Park series
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
Wi-Fi scam beware free connection offer
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
VA Selects Providers for Dental Insurance Program
Your letters - Nov. 2 edition
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
More hunting opportunities coming with spring turkey hunting season
Zander James Rushmeyer
Bryce Allen Roller
April 16, 2012
SonRise holding fundraiser
SonRise Christian School invites you to a sloppy joe fundraiser at the SonRise Christian School, 35305 585th Ave, Bluffton, Minn. 56518 (U.S. Highway 10 W between Bluffton and New York Mills) on Friday, April 20 from 5-7 p.m. Free will donation.
April 16, 2012 - 10:47am
April 2, 2012
The following student has been named to the president's list for the 2011 fall semester at Minnesota State Community and Technical College: Sara Reurink of Bluffton. To earn this scholastic achievement, a student must complete 12 or more credits for the semester with a grade point...
April 2, 2012 - 9:56am
February 26, 2012
Bluffton Lions holding pancake breakfast
Pancakes, French toast, sausage, juice and coffee will be served Sunday, March 4, at the Bluffton Community Center, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A free will offering will be taken. Proceeds go toward community and Lions projects.
February 26, 2012 - 3:52pm
January 22, 2012
Community Education offers array of upcoming classes in coming weeks
Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton Community Education is offering a variety of classes in the next few weeks. Here's a rundown of those classes: Beginning German Whether you are brushing up on your German, or want to learn, this 8-week beginning German class will cover a basic conversational...
January 22, 2012 - 12:55pm
55 Alive course coming to Bluffton
If you are 55 years old or soon to be 55, organizers are offering the 8 hour AARP 55 Alive Defensive Driving Class on Feb. 4 starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m. at the Bluffton Community Center. The cost of the classes are $12 to AARP members and $14 to non-members. Please...
January 22, 2012 - 12:47pm
December 26, 2011
Local students attend National Catholic Youth Conference
On Nov. 16-20, 22 people from St. Ann's in Wadena and St. John the Baptist in Bluffton attended the National Catholic Youth Conference. The...
December 26, 2011 - 12:44pm
December 19, 2011
Your Letters: The GOP makes a virtue of ignorance
The Republican presidential contest in America looks like a "freak show," says the German paper "Der Spiegel." The candidates vie with one another to spew the most outrageous hard-right positions, denying evolution, while endorsing torture and joking about electrocuting illegal immigrants....
December 19, 2011 - 1:52pm
December 12, 2011
Your letters: A heartbreaking scene, but a heroic response
The Bluffton Fire Dept and Rescue held their annual Turkey Bingo Fundraiser last Friday evening at the Bluffton Community Center. A large crowd attended as did my wife Jeanne and I, along with several other members of our family. Over the years we've seen fire trucks and members...
December 12, 2011 - 2:56pm
December 10, 2011
19-year-old killed in crash near Bluffton
A 19-year-old woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash near Bluffton on Friday, Dec. 2. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office identified the...
December 10, 2011 - 3:01pm
November 13, 2011
Wadena deer hunter injured in fall
David Folkestad, 53, of Wadena, was hunting from a stand in Section 32 of Bluffton Township at 4 p.m. Saturday when the wooden floor gave way and he fell eight feet to the ground. Folkestad was treated for back injuries at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena and airlifted to Hennepin County...
November 13, 2011 - 11:48am
November 5, 2011
LEO Club volunteers at District Governor dinner
The Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton LEO Club volunteered to help serve a special meal for the 5M9 District Governor and his wife at a recent Bluffton...
November 5, 2011 - 8:52pm
June 19, 2011
June 19, 2011 - 7:37pm
May 7, 2011
One hurt in crash near Wadena
A Staples man was injured in a three-vehicle accident Friday near Wadena. Nicholas S. Dille, 21, of Staples suffered minor injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. He was eastbound on Highway 10 in a 2004 Chevy Silverado pickup truck, and failed to notice a 1999 Dodge...
May 7, 2011 - 7:21pm
March 13, 2011
Lions Auction coming in Bluffton
The Bluffton Lions Club 28th Annual Lions Consignment and Donation Auction will be held Sunday, April 17, starting at 10:30 a.m. at Bluffton...
March 13, 2011 - 6:06pm
November 21, 2010
38-year-old man dies in hunting accident near Bluffton
A Coon Rapids, Minn.
November 21, 2010 - 1:51pm