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Three children killed in mobile home fire in Carrington
Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Delays, new forms and more: Get ready for 2017 tax season
Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
Friday Scorecard 2/24
Thursday Scorecard 2/23
Tuesday Scorecard 2/21
Pirates push PRC record to 11-1
Local deer numbers pretty impressive
Alfred E. Breid
Marjorie L. Johnson
Karvonen Funeral Home crematory addition is complete
Brunswick NYM employees rewarded for efforts
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena County Historical Society announces spring programs, starting with Living History Day Saturday
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie to perform in Park Rapids
Elmer's Summer Melodrama Actor Auditions Set for Feb. 18
Author Candace Simar to be featured at Book Ends Saturday
Craig sisters make dean's list at University of St. Thomas
Huotari receives honors at Vermilion Community College
Birth announcements - Feb. 16 edition
Pesto Quinoa Salad with Walnuts
Area students graduate from Minnesota State University-Moorhead
Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Tax burden for Minnesota retired veterans
Letter: Don't disparage hard-working, productive Americans
Who do I report illegal snowblowing to?
Let bonding bill really put Minnesota to work
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
letter to the editor
July 7, 2014
Your letters - July 3 edition
June Jubilee a huge success We'd like to express our appreciation to all the individuals and businesses who made the June Jubilee weekend in Wadena so much fun for our family. Two of my grandchildren and I enjoyed the all of the historic carnival events at the Historical Center,...
July 7, 2014 - 12:00am
June 23, 2014
Wadena kennel ordinance ridiculous
It has been weeks now since the city council ‘approved’ their ridiculous ordinances. One doesn’t have to be a rocket scientist to know that dogs bark. That’s what they do to communicate. If you’re going to buy property, rent or move to someplace, you don’t don’t move...
June 23, 2014 - 7:46am
June 8, 2014
No seed for you - MDHA denies supporters Recently the Wadena Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) had an ad in the Wadena paper. They were going to give away seed for food plots. It was also on the radio. In reality, if you drove 40 minutes round trip to pick up seed, you...
June 8, 2014 - 9:00am
May 9, 2014
Your Letters - May 8 edition
Watch the ripples spread My name is Bonnie Kingsley and I am a volunteer. With that statement you might wonder if I am attending group therapy to receive support for an out of control addiction. That is not quite the case, even though sometimes I do feel a bit challenged trying...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
April 26, 2014
Your letters - April 24 edition
Minnesota pro-business compared to Republican Wisconsin A recent letter to the Pioneer Journal accuses Minnesota Democrats of creating "a hostile state." This opinion is contrary to data cited in many neutral studies, and also by my experience watching the building boom in the...
April 26, 2014 - 12:00am
April 22, 2014
Your letters - April 17 edition
Easter egg hunt fun again I'm approaching the age whereby my memory allows me to celebrate Easter by hiding my own Easter eggs and then going on my own hunt! Victor Kern Wadena, Minn. "Ghost of a Chance" was enjoyable We went to see "Ghost of a Chance" yesterday and...
April 22, 2014 - 12:00am
April 15, 2014
Miracle Mansion should be saved
Dear Editor, We are writing in regards to the article in the Wadena Pioneer Journal regarding the Miracle Mansion. Along with our group, "Red Hat Hattitudes," of Alexandria and many such groups visiting Wadena are outraged that Merickels or even the city of Wadena will let this...
April 15, 2014 - 2:17pm
April 1, 2014
Your Letters - March 27 edition
Real reason for tax situation needs to be told Recent media coverage has highlighted the "tax cutting frenzy" currently being debated by Governor Dayton and DFL legislators. The tax cut proposal being debated would provide a tax relief package totaling approximately $500 million....
April 1, 2014 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
Your letters - March 20 edition
In response to 'Athletic Art' from Feb. 20
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 11, 2014
Your Letters March 6
Benefit planned for friend in need I find myself writing this letter, wanting to share a story with you and your readers. Throughout my many years of living in the Perham area I have witnessed the generosity and kindness of this community when there was a need. The community pulls...
March 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Get help to find the right health plan
Dear Editor, MNsure wants you to believe that buying health insurance is like booking a trip at Expedia. But if you're like tens of thousands of others who've tried to pick the right health insurance, you know it's much more complicated than MNsure says it is. You have a right...
March 7, 2014 - 8:32am
February 28, 2014
Area resident reacts to annexation article
As a resident of the subdivision in Compton Township, I would like to comment on the recent article on annexation. To answer and to raise some...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 21, 2014
Your letters Feb. 20
Local grocers don't carry desired products
February 21, 2014 - 12:00am
January 29, 2014
Your Letters Jan. 30
Thank you kindly
January 29, 2014 - 9:42am