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Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Silverstreaks hand Wolverines 46-6 loss
Silverstreaks zip past Wolverines 7-0
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSCA Hall of Fame
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
February 14, 2014
Victims of fire near Wadena identified; blaze ruled accidental
WADENA, Minn. -- Authorities have released the names of two people who died early Friday in a fire south of Wadena. Daniel Suhl and Anne Carlson, both 21 and recently from Wadena, died when the camper trailer they were staying in caught fire and they were unable to escape,...
February 14, 2014 - 3:34pm
January 2, 2014
Menahga couple loses everything in New Year's Eve fire
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org A Menahga family is homeless after a New Year’s Eve fire burned their house to the ground. Diann and Ken Phillips watched Wednesday morning as flames continued to lick at the remains of the...
January 2, 2014 - 11:09am
February 20, 2013
12 cows die in rural Hawley barn fire
HAWLEY, Minn. - Firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures as they battled a barn fire that killed 12 cows this morning in rural Hawley. The Hawley, Hitterdal and Ulen volunteer fire departments responded to the blaze, which was reported about 3:30 a.m. at 11149 210th St. N. Crews...
February 20, 2013 - 9:53am
February 6, 2013
Wadena, Bluffton fire departments respond to fire
The Wadena and Bluffton fire departments responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire at 39923 County Highway 75 that Bluffton Fire Chief Ken Theisen...
February 6, 2013 - 5:44pm
January 26, 2013
Deer Creek, Wadena firefighters battle sawmill fire
The Deer Creek and Wadena Fire Departments fought a fire at John Henry Mast's sawmill three miles east of Deer Creek on Monday, in bitterly cold,...
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 12, 2013
Livestock building destroyed by fire
The complete loss of the Tri-County Livestock Auction Barn, one mile west of Motley, by fire Sunday night has not made life any easier for Manager...
January 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Fire crews respond to grass fires
PERHAM -- Firefighters and first responders were called to multiple grass fires east of Perham along County Highway 80 (Old Highway 10) near...
September 7, 2012 - 9:27am
July 23, 2012
Crews extinguish grass fire west of Ulen; no injuries reported
ULEN, Minn. - Gordon Fevig burned some trash in his yard Sunday afternoon and went back inside to escape the sweltering heat. No more than 15...
July 23, 2012 - 2:55pm
July 17, 2012
Barn near Perham destroyed in fire; all people, livestock okay
Otter Tail County sheriff's officials believe a late-night fire Saturday that destroyed a barn was accidental. According to the sheriff's department, authorities were dispatched at about 11:30 p.m.
July 17, 2012 - 1:14pm
July 10, 2012
Bluffton has new fire truck
Bluffton Fire and Rescue has a brand new truck after winning a FEMA grant. Fire Chief Ken Theisen said the new tanker truck has a 350 horsepower...
July 10, 2012 - 12:47pm
June 25, 2012
Firefighters douse rural shed
Gary Cushman is well known in the Sebeka and Nimrod area, but he joked that many people didn't know where he lived until Sebeka and Wadena County...
June 25, 2012 - 5:15am
May 19, 2012
Fire scorches Nimrod area again
Authorities do not know what caused a wildfire that burned 93 acres northeast of Nimrod Monday. The blaze, called the Orton Fire by the DNR,...
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 17, 2012
Arson suspect to husband: 'Don't look at me like that' -- Jury hears how case came together in Andvik trial
MOORHEAD - Four fires had already scorched the Matt and Tara Andvik farmstead near Barnesville when he called police on Oct. 17 to report that...
May 17, 2012 - 9:22am
May 14, 2012
Garage fire on Second Street
While they do not know why anyone would target their one-stall garage in southwest Wadena, Joe and Michelle Keith suspect a Wednesday evening...
May 14, 2012 - 10:37am
May 9, 2012
Foul play may have played role in garage fire
A Southwest Wadena garage fire occurred at about 8 p.m. Wednesday evening. The victims of the fire, Joe and Michelle Keith, who managed to move their five children out of the house safely, suspect foul play was involved. See Saturday's issue of the Wadena Pioneer Journal for the...
May 9, 2012 - 9:05pm