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Running for safety
Police Scanner - May 18 edition
FFA hosts pie social
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
W-DC softball comes to a close
W-DC splits a doubleheader with OTC,Menahga
Wadena-Deer Creek shooters compete in first ever Mid-State Conference meet
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
Birth announcements - May 11 edition
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
Clergy View: Spring to-do lists
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
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
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
April 29, 2017
Sun Country names its planes after Minnesota lakes
Eagan-based Sun Country Airlines is naming each of its 22 planes after a Minnesota lake, with exterior detailing to match, and even emblazoning the planes' interiors with lake-themed posters fashioned by a Minnesota artist. It has chosen 25 lake names for its airliners, in all, with...
April 29, 2017 - 10:18am
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