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Living history: Spruce Grove farmer wins bull calf
Wadena County wanted - July 2 edition
Smoke from Canadian wildfires brings thick haze to area
Verndale School named finalist for grant
Weekly crime report - July 2 edition
Minnesota Wild: Hockey players visit Wadena
Womenade Scramble: Perham golfers win fundraiser
Cox shares a few memories from playing days
WDC football camp to begin July 13
Blazers hand Loons 14-0 setback
Karvonen's passes to fourth generation
Midwest Machinery named top 150 workplace in state
Arvig makes $4 million upgrade to network
Weber's honored for 100 years in business
Mahube-Otwa celebrates 50 years
Bulls-N-Barrels: Grandstand filled for shows
Wadena fly-in: Perfect weather brings big crowd
Summer thrills: Wadena fair fun
County Fair fun
Summer reading program in full swing
Miss Wadena: Jahnke visits summer rec
Area students make Dean's List at the University of Minnesota - Duluth
'Faith fade' doesn't have to spell our doom
Birth announcements - June 25 edition
Burial at sea explained
A good day for basic civil rights
Why are license plates replaced every seven years?
VA campaign encourages public to help raise PTSD awareness
Minnesota: Nice, safe state to live
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
DNR spring survey shows decrease in mallard breeding counts
Roadsides are important habitat for pheasants and pollinators
June 19, 2012
In memory of Joan
June 19, 2012 - 6:12pm
June 7, 2012
The vitamin lady's secret
There are plenty of news stories about the benefits of vitamins, but those stories never mention the "vitamin lady." Paul Ford of Hammond, Wis....
June 7, 2012 - 4:00pm
June 1, 2012
Christian women club to meet June 12
The Wadena Area Christian Women club is putting on an "Enjoy the Ride" Luncheon, according to a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal. The group will meet at Immanuel Lutheran Church at 11:30 a.m. June 12. Speaking at the event will be Eloise Deihl of Moorhead, Minn., who will...
June 1, 2012 - 7:14pm
Music team Wadena-bound
The Ambassadors Music Ministry Team for the Association Free Lutheran Bible School in Minneapolis will present an inspirational concert at Wadena's Zion Free Lutheran Church June 10 at 7 p.m., a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal said. The team features Christian music, ranging...
June 1, 2012 - 7:06pm
May 29, 2012
Back to the 50s
May 29, 2012 - 1:26pm
May 22, 2012
The Bible answer to a contemporary question of the definition of marriage
"Does the Bible only define marriage one way?" That's a question that was recently asked of me. It gave me an opportunity to study and reflect on a very contemporary and important topic. I was glad that their question basically asked, "What does the Bible say about marriage?" It...
May 22, 2012 - 1:53pm
May 20, 2012
Your Letters: Preparing both corporally and spirtually
The corporal works of mercy: 1) Feed the hungry 2) Give drink to the thirsty 3) Clothe the naked 4) Shelter the homeless 5) Comfort the imprisoned 6) Visit the sick 7) Bury the dead The spiritual works of mercy: 1) Admonish sinners 2) Instruct the uniformed 3) Counsel...
May 20, 2012 - 12:26pm
May 14, 2012
We are all gifted and good enough
My good natured husband has no problem striking up conversation with folks around town. Probably because he knows most and he is related to half. While chatting, he often gets a twinkle in his eye as he gives a little gentle ribbing. I admire Dan's gift for small talk and quick...
May 14, 2012 - 11:37am
May 6, 2012
Good experiences form better behavior
When I was pregnant with my daughter 14 years ago, the best advice I received was from my coworker. She said "Don't start something with your kid that you don't want to continue." Apparently, she would put her first born into the laundry basket and would carry him down the stairs....
May 6, 2012 - 2:17pm
May 5, 2012
Gold leaf on St. Ann's cross should last several decades
The cross at the pinnacle of St. Ann's Catholic Church has been a Wadena landmark for over a century, and the last two weeks have seen its restoration...
May 5, 2012 - 5:07pm
April 30, 2012
What gives an item or service value?
What price would you pay for a glass of tap water? A bottle of water? How about a bottled water with a fancy designer label on it? What if you were dying of thirst? Would it matter if you were broke or if you had money to burn? How much would you pay to give a thirsty child a drink? What...
April 30, 2012 - 2:44pm
April 22, 2012
From Ecuador to Minnesota
A guest pastor and his wife from Cuenca, Ecuador are a hemisphere away as they are staying in Wadena for three months. The Rev. Santiago and...
April 22, 2012 - 2:42pm
Centenarian at Springfest
April 22, 2012 - 2:17pm
Unlocking Prophecy Conference coming to Wadena on April 28
Christian radio 89.3 FM is launching a free weekend conference to help community members learn to interpret the biblical book of Revelation. The first session kicks off from 3-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 (complimentary dinner provided) at the Wadena National Guard Armory. The conference...
April 22, 2012 - 1:21pm
Compass can give you a direction
Have you ever been lost in the woods in the days before Global Positioning Systems to tell you exactly where you are at and how to get out? Let's say you are lost in the woods and it is a cloudy, sunless day. You don't have a clue where you are or how to get out. It can get pretty...
April 22, 2012 - 1:20pm