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News briefs - July 28 edition
Highway 71 resurfacing begins south of Wadena to Bertha July 25
Wadena Scout earning Eagle rank
More than 700 brave hot, humid weather to attend TCHC Block Party
WDC Babe Ruth club will meet DGF or Litchfield in state opener
Speer hired as GM, publisher of Northland Outdoors
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
William "Cookie" Helmbrecht
Michael Charles Brakefield
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
The Abiders to perform Friday at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Old School to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Church briefs - July 21 edition
Birth announcements - July 21 edition
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
Your letters - July 21 edition
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
Reuter Family Dentistry participated in 'Give Kids a Smile'
Reuter Family Dentistry opened its doors to provide free dental care for low-income kids. The Wadena practice donated the care as part of a statewide...
March 29, 2016 - 8:15am
April 11, 2015
Wadena farmer directs funds to Share-A-Home
Share-A-Home has received a $2,500 donation from Wadena farmer Larry Hackler and America's Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The donation will help the organization provide 24-hour support for 30 developmentally delayed adults by offering training in community...
April 11, 2015 - 12:10am
December 25, 2011
Youth project seeking donations
Youth from St. John the Baptist in Bluffton and Holy Cross in Butler went on a two week summer camp in June and were encouraged to do a service justice project in their church and/or community. Four New York Mills kids are planning a service project for the Wadena Area Crisis Pregnancy...
December 25, 2011 - 3:48pm
December 12, 2011
Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign under way
Mim Maas wants you! Maas runs the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign in Wadena and she is looking for a group of volunteers to help her in raising $10,000 over the next two weeks. This year's campaign began Friday and will run for two weeks. Maas has three counter kettles where...
December 12, 2011 - 3:47pm
Radiothon raises $23,212
Local radio stations raised funds to the tune of $23,212.75 this year in the 7th annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse held from Thursday to Friday,...
December 12, 2011 - 3:22pm
December 10, 2011
Talent raises funds
December 10, 2011 - 3:12pm
December 4, 2011
Community Thanksgiving volujnteers
December 4, 2011 - 10:39am
December 2, 2011
Empty Stocking Fund turns 85
The Empty Stocking Fund charitable drive is now in its 85th year. Lacey Schik, an employee at the Wadena Pioneer Journal, is one of the Empty...
December 2, 2011 - 9:55am
November 28, 2011
Tabs for a cause
November 28, 2011 - 11:54am
November 21, 2011
Goals surpassed in Red Cross Blood Drive
The Red Cross Bloodmobile was at the VFW Post #3922, Wadena, on Monday, Nov. 14-15. Goals of 105 and 53 (158) were surpassed with 105 units on Monday and 59 on Tuesday (164 total). There was one first time Donor on Monday. Those receiving Gallon Pins included: 14 Gallons - Allan...
November 21, 2011 - 3:43pm
November 20, 2011
WDC band/choir holding Food Drive
In the spirit of Thanksgiving and helping provide food to our friends and neighbors, the Wadena-Deer Creek band and choir students are holding...
November 20, 2011 - 1:55pm
November 18, 2011
"Girls Night Out - Shopping4Steph" event held in Donovan Hall
A benefit event for Stephanie Larson was be held on Friday, Nov. 18 at Donovan Hall (inside Pizza Ranch) in Wadena from 6-9 p.m. "Girls Night Out - Shopping4Steph" featured more than 20 different vendors selling items from jewelry to food and everything in between. Each vendor donated...
November 18, 2011 - 3:40pm
November 13, 2011
November 13, 2011 - 2:06pm
October 23, 2011
M State-Wadena Nursing Club collects winter gear for children
Nursing students on the Wadena campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College are hoping to warm up the winter with a clothing drive for elementary school children. Collection boxes are available on the campus for donations of new or gently used hats, mittens, gloves,...
October 23, 2011 - 2:47pm
October 2, 2011
Disc golfers raise food shelf funds
The third annual disc golf tournament had clear, sunny weather on Saturday, Sept. 24 as people from around central Minnesota gathered in Wadena...
October 2, 2011 - 11:12pm