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Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Emergency Service Personnel Recognized for Dedication to their Communities
Living History: JCPenney sale license is extended
Hutson recognized with international teaching award
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
October 1, 2016
Students learn about fur trade at history museum
Wadena-Deer Creek students learned about the history of the fur trade in Wadena County and across the state at a visit to the history museum...
October 1, 2016 - 12:08am
August 28, 2016
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning (HCLL) programs will begin Sept. 6. This fall's programs will again be located at Armory Square in Park Rapids, where renovations now include restrooms on the auditorium level. Programs are on Tuesdays from 1-2:30 p.m. during September and October....
August 28, 2016 - 8:15am
May 30, 2016
New look for historic church at Wadena County Fairgrounds
The historical church at the Wadena County Fairgrounds has a new look with the completion this month of a handicapped accessible ramp for the...
May 30, 2016 - 12:10am
August 7, 2015
On with the show
England Prairie Show Days is scheduled annually for the third weekend in August. This popular pioneer days re-enactment had a bit of a set...
August 7, 2015 - 8:15am
July 18, 2015
Jefferson Highway Association celebrates 100 years in 2015
The Jefferson Highway, named after Thomas Jefferson, was the first international highway to traverse the North American continent from north...
July 18, 2015 - 8:15am
August 28, 2013
Kate Tarnow, early Hewitt medic
"Never give the blue pills with the pink salve. If you give the pink salve, you gotta use the pink pills. An' the other way 'round too." That standard advice was left with the patient before Kate Tarnow headed back to her drugstore in Hewitt, Minn.
August 28, 2013 - 3:02pm
January 21, 2013
MSUM professor in Memphis on day King was assassinated; Daughter of Deep South came of age during turbulent era for US
MOORHEAD - Camilla Wilson remembers the day Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated. She happened to be in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, 1968,...
January 21, 2013 - 10:37am
January 14, 2013
WWI letters seek home in Audubon
About eight to 10 years ago, after cleaning out a repossessed vehicle his dad was working on, Drake Grubb found some historical letters he now wants to return to their rightful owners. The Moweaqua, Ill., teen put the letters away after first finding them and rediscovered them again...
January 14, 2013 - 9:59am
September 15, 2012
Sept. 11 terrorism remembered in New York and averted in Park Rapids
5 years ago Excerpts from the Sept. 13, 2007 Pioneer Journal WDC Homecoming Wadena-Deer Creek Homecoming week kicks off Monday with students wearing pajamas and ends on Sept. 21 with blue and gold dress and the return of the Homecoming Parade. The football game will be Friday...
September 15, 2012 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
Industries shouldn't take 9/11 lightly
On Sept. 11, 2001, I was getting ready for school in Oakes, N.D. As I walked out my family's front door, I caught a glimpse of bursting flames flashing across the kitchen TV screen. I didn't realize terrorists were attacking our country until I arrived at school. Tuesday marks the...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Wadena, Saskatchewan celebrates 75th anniversary
5 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 16, 2007 Pioneer Journal Drought loans available for area farmers Farmers in 56 Minnesota counties,...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2012
5 years ago Excerpts from the Aug.
August 11, 2012 - 8:10am
August 4, 2012
Living History: A history of technology, from steam engines to email
5 years ago Excerpts from the Aug.
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Radio star Bobby Benson leads Wadena Kids Day parade
5 years ago Excerpts from the July 12, 2007 Pioneer Journal 7/07/07 had people rushing to the altar, lottery stand The trio of sevens that...
July 16, 2012 - 3:59am
June 30, 2012
Living History: How health care changed between the 1950s and 1980s
5 years ago Excerpts from the June 28, 2007 Pioneer Journal Out of Amish country For New York Mills author Anna Dee Olson, the publicity she is receiving for her new book is in direct contrast to the Amish values she grew up with. In her recently released book "Growing Up Amish:...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am