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Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Make-A-Wish recipients thankful for Kruzin 4 Kidz support
First time educational summit brings 23 districts together
Miller named Pioneer Journal publisher
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan Gertrude Wagner
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
It's here: The coming workforce squeeze
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
May 10, 2016
Living history: Sunnybrook Park opens to public Sunday
20 years ago Excerpts from the May 2, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Russian epidemic leads to new immunization rules A change in Minnesota's school immunization law will affect seventh and 12th graders.
May 10, 2016 - 12:10am
May 4, 2016
Living History: Boys win county titles in annual spelling contest
20 years ago Excerpts from the April 25, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Tornado to 'kill, injure' hundreds, helicopter to land here There certainly won't be a lack of action in Wadena Thursday. With landing military helicopters and emergency tornado drills, the town will be stirring with...
May 4, 2016 - 8:15am
April 26, 2016
Living History: Rats back at empty Wadena building
10 years ago Excerpts from the April 20, 2006 Pioneer Journal • Rats back at empty Wadena building Rats are back at the old Peterson-Biddick seed warehouse near the railroad tracks in southeast Wadena and are endangering an organic feed business next door. Exterminators poisoned...
April 26, 2016 - 12:10am
April 19, 2016
Living History: Deputy cleared in shooting
10 years ago Excerpts from the April 13, 2006 Pioneer Journal • Deputy cleared in shooting A Wadena County deputy's shooting of a man who allegedly pointed a gun at him was found to be justified and necessary after a Bureau of Criminal Apprehension investigation. Deputy David Shaw...
April 19, 2016 - 8:15am
April 12, 2016
Living History: Messer tries to bar Friday's horse sale
20 years ago Excerpts from the April 4, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Messer tries to bar Friday's horse sale Nick Messer appeared in Becker County District Court Monday in an attempt to bar the Wadena County Sheriff's Office from selling his horses. Judge William Walker heard the appeal...
April 12, 2016 - 12:10am
April 4, 2016
Living History: Wadena County Sheriff in two-car collision
20 years ago Excerpts from the March 28, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Right to hunt, fish amendment passes Voters may be asked to consider a ballot issue in November that would preserve the rights of Minnesota citizens to hunt and fish. The state Senate approved a bill, 52-12, to put...
April 4, 2016 - 8:15am
March 29, 2016
Living History: Seized horses to be sold at auction
20 years ago Excerpts from the March 21, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Seized horses to be sold at auction A man who has been accused of cruelty to animals was served notice Monday that his 13 horses will be sold at auction in two weeks. Nick Messer is not happy about the move and further...
March 29, 2016 - 12:08am
March 22, 2016
Living History: Homecrest man gets 'terroristic' extortion letter
20 years ago Excerpts from the March 14, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Swimming pool committee regroups A committee dedicated to building an indoor swimming pool in Wadena isn't letting a recent defeat in the polls hamper its plans. The committee has organized a planning meeting for March...
March 22, 2016 - 8:15am
March 16, 2016
Living History: Gulsvig pledges to fight airport
10 years ago Excerpts from the March 10, 2006 Pioneer Journal • Wadena welcome signs still wait for sponsors Proposed Wadena entrance signs are waiting for sponsors' welcome. Last spring the Wadena City Council agreed on the design for five entrance signs but funding is still needed...
March 16, 2016 - 8:15am
March 8, 2016
Living history: Planes are expected to visit Wadena this week
10 years ago Excerpts from the March 2, 2006 Pioneer Journal • Deputy may take officer job in Iraq A Wadena County deputy could serve as an international police officer in Iraq. Wadena County commissioners on Feb. 23 approved a leave of absence for Deputy Gary Stelzer for about...
March 8, 2016 - 8:15am
March 1, 2016
Living History: Boxing card nets Wadena man $5,000
20 years ago Excerpts from the Feb. 22, 1996 Pioneer Journal • Boxing card nets Wadena man $5,000 They're calling Pat Foster the "King of the Hill Tuff Man." It's a title earned after five hard-fought matches Saturday at the first annual event at the Nay-Ta-Wash Sports Center on...
March 1, 2016 - 12:08am
February 23, 2016
Living history: President asks for victory gardens in '46
20 years ago Excerpts from the Feb. 15, 1996 Pioneer Journal • County plans to replace five bridges Five bridges will be replaced this year under a plan approved by Wadena County commissioners recently. Swingen Construction of Grand Forks, N/D., was given the contract after it submitted...
February 23, 2016 - 12:08am
February 16, 2016
Living History: Highway crewmen rescue woman from burning building
15 years ago Excerpts from the Feb. 8, 2001 Pioneer Journal • Wadena gets new crossing
February 16, 2016 - 12:10am
February 9, 2016
Living History: Menahga mayor's race decided by two votes
25 years ago Excerpts from the Feb. 7, 1991 Pioneer Journal • One man killed in car/truck accident A rural Sebeka man was killed Tuesday morning when his car collided with a semi-truck at the intersection of Highway 10 and Otter Tail County Road 75 just outside of Wadena. According...
February 9, 2016 - 12:08am
February 2, 2016
Living History: Class of '64 to unveil statue
25 years ago Excerpts from the Jan. 31, 1991 Pioneer Journal • Otter Tail County may get state park Otter Tail County may get a new state park if area residents and local legislators get their way.
February 2, 2016 - 12:10am