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January 27, 2017
With its recent donation to TCHC, the Local Chapter of Project Linus reached a milestone of over 2,500 blankets donated since its inception. From left are TCHC staff member Jenny Doll, Project Linus local Chapter Coordinator, Mary Brauch and other Tri-County staff members Sara Stone, Stephanie Larson and Matt Jensen. Submitted photo
Project Linus reaches milestone with blanket donation to Tri-County
January 27, 2017 - 1:58pm
October 9, 2016
Cyber Cafe's annual coat drive is underway. New or gently used coats can be dropped off at the cafe during the month of October. Pioneer Journal file photo
Cyber coat drive runs through October
October 9, 2016 - 12:08am
March 29, 2016
Reuter Family Dentistry provided free dental care to kids earlier this month as part of a statewide initiative.
Reuter Family Dentistry participated in 'Give Kids a Smile'
March 29, 2016 - 8:15am
April 11, 2015
Wadena farmer directs funds to Share-A-Home
April 11, 2015 - 12:10am
December 25, 2011
Youth project seeking donations
December 25, 2011 - 3:48pm
December 12, 2011
Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign under way
December 12, 2011 - 3:47pm
Photos by Rachelle Klemme
Brad Williams and Dan Skogen of KWAD are on air with the Radiothon to End Child Abuse Friday, Dec. 2.
Radiothon raises $23,212
December 12, 2011 - 3:22pm
December 10, 2011
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Willie Plummer and Nellie Lillquist perform "Pretty Paper."
Talent raises funds
December 10, 2011 - 3:12pm
December 4, 2011
Photos provided by Dan Sartell
More than 400 people attended the Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Wadena this year. Shown is Mike Tast as he gets some mashed potatoes ready for the serving line.
Community Thanksgiving volujnteers
December 4, 2011 - 10:39am
December 2, 2011
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Pioneer Journal employees Lacey Schik and Bette Johnson stand by boxes of Empty Stocking Christmas gifts.
Empty Stocking Fund turns 85
December 2, 2011 - 9:55am
November 28, 2011
Photo by Vicki Pearson/WDC Elementary
Kids at WDC Elementary such as Cooper Reed get into the holiday spirit by collecting aluminum tabs for the Ronald McDonald House.  This program, coordinated by Patty Berg, brings in a large donation each year to help families affected by hospitalized children.  The Ronald McDonald Houses offer families comfortable and affordable lodging.  Anyone needing more information may contact Berg at (218) 632-2391 or drop off tabs at the WDC Elementary School Office.
Tabs for a cause
November 28, 2011 - 11:54am
November 21, 2011
Goals surpassed in Red Cross Blood Drive
November 21, 2011 - 3:43pm
November 20, 2011
Photo by Dana Pavek/WDC Schools
Under the direction of Ken Nelson, WDC sixth-grade band students prepare for their upcoming concert on Nov. 22. Pictured, front row, from left: Ellie Miron, Courtney Kern and Hailey Sigman; back row, from left: Matt Goeden, Andreena Johnson-Hall and Mitchel Haman.
WDC band/choir holding Food Drive
November 20, 2011 - 1:55pm
November 18, 2011
"Girls Night Out - Shopping4Steph" event held in Donovan Hall
November 18, 2011 - 3:40pm
November 13, 2011
Photo by Vicki Pearson/WDC Elementary
Once again, the Wadena Elks Club, under the coordination of Ryan McQuiston, has donated brand new and free dictionaries to all WDC third-graders. McQuiston takes on this community project each year to keep students abreast on the most current information designed just for kids their age. Shown is Emma Mehl, Aiden Gould, Ryan McQuiston, and Emma Erkenbrack
New dictionaries
November 13, 2011 - 2:06pm