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Minnesota test show minorities still struggle
Police scanner - Aug. 17 edition
Checking out the eclipse
Boy dies, girl injured after rollover accident
For Kingsley, gardening is not 'rocket science'
Area teams fall at state Class C baseball tournament
Keenum, Heinicke lift Vikings over Bills
Youth football camp coming to Wadena
14C: Midway upends Wadena-DC
George’s big day leads Shockers to 14C win
Ray H. Mease
Knute Nelson Home Care and Hospice celebrate Senior Citizens Day
Whitetail Properties Real Estate LLC Awards Jason Ziegler, Minnesota Land Specialist --EMDASH-- Most Transactions
Huebsch coming aboard as transit director
From the bean to the brain
OB-GYN Beth Helgerson joins Tri-County Health Care
Pageant Brings together Local Children, Regional Artists, and Two Communities
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 10 edition
Rendezvous coming Aug. 12-13 at Old Wadena Park
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 3 edition
Entertainment briefs - July 27 edition
Broccoli Chicken Divan
Waffle Fry Nachos
Wadena mental health advocate receives award
I'm a liberal, science-loving Christian...a whaaat?
Birth announcements - Aug. 3 edition
Do not pay for VA benefits assistance
What are some bus safety tips?
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Minnesota state parks and recreation areas offer new benefits for veterans
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
Thank you to all who
Hudson Myron Bauck
Shaley Jo Carkhuff
August 18, 2017
The history of news in Wadena
Most northwestern Minnesotans are familiar with small town life, like the goingson in Wadena. Things seem to move a little slower, a little easier....
August 18, 2017 - 7:04pm
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