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Doyle is Post 171 selection for Boys State
CHAMP Youth lead Kick Butts Day campaign
News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
The boundaries of Moses' Law
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Can police make traffic stops in unmarked vehicles?
No phone call in the vehicle is worth the pain
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
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
February 25, 2017
Delays, new forms and more: Get ready for 2017 tax season
MOORHEAD, Minn. — There are always proposals to reform the tax code, and that's especially the case after the 2016 presidential election....
February 25, 2017 - 2:29pm
February 18, 2017
Abomination Tattoo Studio opens in downtown Wadena
A familiar face has returned to Wadena and is once again offering custom tattoo work. Frank Orsello has opened Abomination Tattoo Studio at 14...
February 18, 2017 - 11:34am
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