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Weekly crime report - Jan. 19 edition
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
Change called for in Wadena County departments
WDC's one-act play to give performance, Jan. 26
City looking to purchase property in anticipation of future SW road projects
Saturday Scorecard 1/20
Bowling scores - Jan. 19 edition
Thursday Scorecard 1/19
Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
Martha "Marty" J. Kohlmeyer
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
January 12, 2017
Wadena State Bank acquires First National Bank
Wadena State Bank is acquiring First National Bank in Wadena, the companies announced this week. Wadena State Bank and First National Bank in...
January 12, 2017 - 12:25pm
January 5, 2017
Buyer needed for An Open Book
Wadena's only bookstore could close unless a buyer is found in the next few months. Gillette Kempf, owner of An Open Book, said her family is moving to the east coast because her husband accepted a new job. "September was the 10-year anniversary of the bookstore," she said. "I'm sure...
January 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
KLN, Shearer's in Perham open on-site primary care clinic for employees
Workers at KLN Family Brands and Shearer's Snacks no longer need to call in sick to get that cough checked out. A new on-site primary care clinic...
January 5, 2017 - 10:21am
December 3, 2016
Made in the USA
Homecrest Outdoor Living continues to be a major industry and employer in Wadena and is growing again after restructuring in the early 2000s....
December 3, 2016 - 12:08am
November 2, 2016
Local businesses honored for using kindergarten readiness best practices
A select group of local pre-kindergarten early education programs are the newest local programs to earn their Parent Aware Ratings, which lets area parents know that they are using kindergarten readiness best practices to help local children.
November 2, 2016 - 8:15am
August 27, 2016
Miller named Pioneer Journal publisher
The Wadena Pioneer Journal welcomed new publisher Jason Miller to its team last week. Miller has years of experience working for Forum Communications...
August 27, 2016 - 12:08am
May 16, 2016
AgweekTV: Bringing up bison
Raising bison, as you can imagine, can be a challenging job. But for one North Dakota rancher, it's a lot of fun. we caught up with Randy Lacher...
May 16, 2016 - 10:16am
September 19, 2015
Sweet Pickins opens on north Jefferson
Amber Brunell has turned her hobby into a business venture. Sweet Pickins, featuring home decor and custom pieces, opened this at 204 Jefferson...
September 19, 2015 - 12:10am
September 13, 2015
BeBloomin technology coming to Wadena
Learn more about a new business collaboration starting in Wadena centered around connectivity. BeBloomin brings an integrated set of personal, community and health services and technologies to home and mobile devices to continuously enhance the quality of life of seniors, aging...
September 13, 2015 - 12:08am
September 12, 2015
Lyle's Shoe Store celebrates 60 years in business
Lyle's Shoe Store hits another milestone this fall as it celebrates 60 years in business in downtown Wadena. Bob Tubandt has been at the shoe...
September 12, 2015 - 12:08am
September 11, 2015
Funeral home hopes to open in NE Wadena
Greg and Susan Karvonen have applied for a Conditional Use Permit to operate a funeral home with cremation services in Wadena. The funeral...
September 11, 2015 - 12:08am
August 31, 2015
Tuffy's Pet Foods officially opens new state-of-the-art facility
Tuffy's Pet Foods Inc. officially opened its new, state-of-the-art $70 million manufacturing facility in Perham last week. Due to rain, the...
August 31, 2015 - 12:10am
June 27, 2015
Midwest Machinery named top 150 workplace in state
Midwest Machinery Company has been named one of the top 150 workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. The Top Workplaces special section was published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 14. Produced by the same team that compiles the 24-year-old Star Tribune 100 report...
June 27, 2015 - 12:10am
March 14, 2015
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
Reuter Family Dentistry announces the grand opening of a new state of the art dental facility at 80 Juniper Ave., near the entrance to Walmart...
March 14, 2015 - 8:15am
March 8, 2015
An Open Book named winner of American Small Business Championship
Wadena business An Open Book has been chosen as a winner of The American Small Business Championship hosted by SCORE, which mentors to America's small businesses. It was made possible by the support of Sam's Club. The Championship awarded the title to 102 small businesses from...
March 8, 2015 - 12:10am