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February 20, 2012
Public electrical utility? That's socialism!
February 20, 2012 - 11:47am
February 12, 2012
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This picture was taken in May 1912. This is the print shop of the Wadena News, William Wigham, editor; George Merwin, reporter. This was started in 1910 and sold out to the Pioneer Journal in 1913. If you have any comments, please contact Sandi Pratt at the Wadena County Historical Society at (218) 631-9079 or e-mail 603wchs@arvig.net.
Back in time
February 12, 2012 - 3:27pm
Primus recalls life on the farm, and travels to Europe
February 12, 2012 - 3:26pm
Living History: Bioterror suits double as meth lab protection
February 12, 2012 - 11:57am
February 5, 2012
Martini has affinity for flowers
February 5, 2012 - 4:37pm
The crazy path of a delivered Wadena Pioneer Journal
February 5, 2012 - 12:37pm
January 29, 2012
Shirley Grew
Grew loved circus life
January 29, 2012 - 12:36pm
PJ file photo
Librarian Elroy Podratz and Bonnie Ealy demonstrate a computer at the elementary school library in this photo from the Jan. 27, 1985 Pioneer Journal.
Gas fell below $2 five years ago
January 29, 2012 - 11:17am
January 23, 2012
Wal-Mart opened doors five years ago
January 23, 2012 - 1:10pm
Otelia Schmieg
Otelia recalls pantaloons, sheared wool
January 23, 2012 - 12:43pm
January 16, 2012
Living History: Officer flares up the marijuana
January 16, 2012 - 1:32pm
January 15, 2012
A tussle over a historical story
January 15, 2012 - 1:48pm
January 14, 2012
Photo by Rachelle Klemme.
Carl Meinhardt (center) is surrounded by family, including sons Don Meinhardt of Cokato and Ray Meinhardt of Wadena, at his 103rd birthday party.
Meinhardt remembers the horse and buggy days
January 14, 2012 - 11:49am
January 9, 2012
PJ file photo.
Arthur Ousley was the last active member of the original Minnesota Highway Patrol to retire from the force before serving as Wadena police chief starting 1967, according to the Jan. 6, 1972 Pioneer Journal.
Living History: A new Carr in the driver's seat as sheriff
January 9, 2012 - 12:35pm
January 8, 2012
Lawrence Piere
Meet Lawrence Piere, a born farmer
January 8, 2012 - 2:19pm
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