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Seven Wadena businesses in way of Hwy. 10 reconstruction
Asbestos abatement, color committee, part of elementary remodel work
Weekly crime report - April 19 edition
Wadena County wanted - April 19 edition
Two injured in motorcycle accident near Menahga
Wadena-DC softball splits with Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale
Wolverines open with road victory
Whitetail Run gearing up for 2018 season
Wolverines blast Staples-Motley in opener
Wadena-DC boys win third straight indoor meet, girls finish sixth at Foley
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Jeanette Irene Guyton
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Veterans: VA Compensation/Care for Project 112/SHAD
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
September 19, 2017
Living history - Sept. 14 edition
20 years ago Excerpts from the Sept. 11, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Freak accidents: liquor and 'a big mess' People were asking Ray Hoffman if he planned on opening a drive-through section in the liquor store after 70 bottles of liquor were the victims of a strange vehicle accident....
September 19, 2017 - 6:48pm
September 9, 2017
20 years agoExcerpts from the Sept. 4, 1997 Pioneer Journal Hand recovered in river
September 9, 2017 - 11:00am
September 4, 2017
Living history: Family sues county for wrongful death
15 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 29, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Family sues county for wrongful death A wrongful death lawsuit seeking $50,000 has been filed against Wadena County and a Wadena County Sheriff's Department deputy. Patricia Cooney and the heirs of her late husband,...
September 4, 2017 - 6:25pm
August 27, 2017
Living history: Amber alert helps find children
15 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 22, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Amber alert helps find children On Aug. 14, radio stations interrupted their programming and TV stations ran text across the bottom of the screen to transmit Minnesota's first child abduction alert warning test.
August 27, 2017 - 8:15am
August 22, 2017
Living history: Fire destroys barn, 1140 hay bales
15 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 15, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Relay for life raises $60,000 More than 5,000 luminaries were lined along the path on Friday to celebrate survivors and those who lost their battles with cancer at Sunnybrook Park in Wadena. Despite a rainey, early end...
August 22, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 15, 2017
10 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 9, 2007 Pioneer Journal • Police officer bitten by suspect A Verndale police officer is being tested for communicable diseases after a suspect allegedly bit him hard enough to break the skin. On July 28 around 10 p.m., Verndale police officer...
August 15, 2017 - 5:41pm
August 8, 2017
15 years ago Excerpts from the Aug. 1, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Farmer still recovering after accident Just more than six months after the power takeoff on his tractor almost took his life, Andrew Kesler has started to button his shirt and pants on his own. "When I pick something...
August 8, 2017 - 7:06pm
July 31, 2017
15 years ago Excerpts from the July 25, 2002 Pioneer Journal • Long Prairie ok's girls hockey co-op After the approval of the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle school board at its June meeting, the new girls cooperative hockey is moving forward. "The schedule is set as soon as we get approval...
July 31, 2017 - 5:06pm
July 26, 2017
Living history: Taste of Wadena includes special treats
20 years ago Excerpts from the July 17, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Taste of Wadena includes special treats Fresh fruits and vegetables are closer to your kitchen than you think. The annual Farmer's Market is coming again to Burlington Northern Park next week. It's been informally dubbed...
July 26, 2017 - 5:19pm
July 18, 2017
Living history: $200,000 in cash seized in drug bust
20 years ago Excerpts from the July 10, 1997 Pioneer Journal • $200,000 in cash seized in drug bust
July 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 9, 2017
Living history: Ireland saves daughter from drowning Tuesday
30 years ago Excerpts from the July 7, 1987 Pioneer Journal • Art grant approved for Wadena elementary At the June 25 meeting of Region 5 Development Commission, 16 arts grants were approved. These grants were previously reviewed by the Five Wings Arts Council and funds for the...
July 9, 2017 - 11:47am
July 5, 2017
Living history: Tapley shelter opens in Wadena
20 years ago Excerpts from the June 26, 1997 Pioneer Journal • New Tapley shelter adds to Wadena's park reputation Add one more item to the list of good things about Wadena. The city of parks has one more shelter to add to its roster. The Bagdon and Tapley family officially "broke...
July 5, 2017 - 6:07pm
June 27, 2017
Living History: Enget will retire in 2008, murder in New York Mills
10 years ago Excerpts from the June 21, 2007 Pioneer Journal • Enget will retire in 2008 Wadena-Deer Creek School Superintendent Jerome Enget announced Monday he will retire at the end of the school year in 2008. Enget, who is about to enter his seventh year with the WDC district...
June 27, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 21, 2017
Living history: Baxter escapee discovered here
20 years ago Excerpts from the June 19, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Goodbye Hardee's - Burger King taking over Three months after rumors started buzzing, it's official: Hardee's is gone. Westwind, a group based in California, which owns many Burger King restaurants, purchased the business...
June 21, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 13, 2017
Living history: Highway 71 bridge improvements slated
20 years ago Excerpts from the June 12, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Five Wolverines return from 1997 state track tournament; baseball team begins state tourney at St. Cloud School's out, but the sport season was extended for at least three Wadena-Deer Creek teams. Five members of the...
June 13, 2017 - 4:40pm