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Living history: Primary needed in WDC School Board election
Wadena County wanted - July 21 edition
Goeden graduates from U of M College of Pharmacy
Wadena County youth attends 4-H Shooting Sports Championships
Police Scanner - July 21 edition
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
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
'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
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
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
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
June 25, 2012
Radio personality Bobby Benson scheduled for Wadena Kids' Day
5 years ago Excerpts from the June 21, 2007 Pioneer Journal Newly crowned Miss Wadena takes sibling teasing in stride A sash lettered with "2007 Miss Wadena" hangs alongside a banner proclaiming "She's out of this World!" in the Papillons' down-to-earth home on First Street. The...
June 25, 2012 - 5:01am
June 18, 2012
5 years ago Excerpts from the June 14, 2007 Pioneer Journal Persistence, wind drive turbine Just north of Hewitt, a new landmark has been erected with a wind turbine that stands 260 feet tall to the top of the tower and has a rotor diameter of 297 feet tip to tip. A dedication...
June 18, 2012 - 3:19pm