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Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
City, County look at proposal for realigning Highway 4
Living history: Wadena Bottling Co. sold to Madison, Wisconsin firm
Running for safety
Police Scanner - May 18 edition
BH-V advances with extra inning victory over Pequot Lakes
Wolverines open 6AA playoffs at home
W-DC girls golf seventh at Detroit Lakes Invitational
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Birth announcements - May 18 edition
Huhta graduates from Michigan Tech University
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
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
March 8, 2017
Letters to the editor - March 2
Thanks for supporting Lions Poster Contest I would like to thank our Wadena business places for putting our Lions Poster Contest posters in their windows. This is the first year we have tried this. These students had some great messages to pass to the people in our Wadena community....
March 8, 2017 - 10:18am
February 22, 2017
Letter: Don't disparage hard-working, productive Americans
A republican view of liberals and liberalism is expressed in the following quote from Sean Hannity. "Halloween is a liberal holiday because we are teaching our children to beg for something for free, ... We are teaching kids to knock on other people's doors and ask for a handout."...
February 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 28, 2016
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
Drivers need to be careful during harvest season The other day we brought our farm machinery home from the field. It was a distance of nine miles. There are three fairly steep hills with double no passing lines on all of them. On the first trip home, we had the tractor and baler and...
September 28, 2016 - 12:08am
July 20, 2016
Letters - July 14 edition
Students spending too much on textbooks An opinion piece that ran in the Washington Post and Brainerd Dispatch on the high cost of textbooks struck a chord with me. Why? I completely agree that students are spending too much on textbooks. The heavy burden of buying college textbooks...
July 20, 2016 - 12:10am
July 8, 2016
Your letters - July 7 edition
God bless families on Fourth of July The Fourth of July is a wonderful time to celebrate family, watching fireworks, etc. I thought about this in relation to this quote by Thomas Jefferson: "I have always said and always will say that the studious perusal of the sacred volume will...
July 8, 2016 - 11:55am
February 10, 2016
Letters - Feb. 4 edition
Government should stop funding Planned Parenthood In a Star Tribune news story from Oct. 2, 2015, "Nevada dog killer is sentenced," Jason Brown, a former presidential scholar and psychology major convicted of torturing, killing and dismembering seven dogs, was sentenced to 28 years....
February 10, 2016 - 12:10am
December 1, 2015
Letters - Nov. 26 edition
Keep Christ in Christmas After much reflection I feel a sense of duty and responsibility to express my deep concern of the direction our world is heading. It has become more apparent with the events affecting the city of Wadena as a recent decision was made, under threat of a lawsuit,...
December 1, 2015 - 12:10am
November 18, 2015
Your letters - Nov. 12 edition
Don't let a few opinions dictate Nativity decision This is concerning the article in the Oct. 28 Pioneer Journal regarding whether or not we should keep the nativity scene on public land. We are grateful to live in a community where we can still celebrate the true meaning of Christmas...
November 18, 2015 - 8:15am
August 9, 2014
Your letters - Aug. 7 edition
Ellison supports immigrant children About the crisis on the Texas border with little children. It's easy to see who the real leader in Minnesota is. Rep. Keith Ellison, DFL 5th District, is the only one really supporting the children and he is doing a great job. HHH would be proud. Where...
August 9, 2014 - 12:00am
December 11, 2013
Enjoying Pioneer Journal columns It's wonderful to see Ethelyn Pearson back. Her wonderful, interesting renditions of local history put the "Pioneer" back in the Pioneer Journal. The varied and wonderful people who settled and built this community and county deserve to be recalled,...
December 11, 2013 - 10:16am