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Wadena County wanted - July 2 edition
Smoke from Canadian wildfires brings thick haze to area
Verndale School named finalist for grant
Trooper charged with going 94 in 55 zone
Weekly crime report - July 2 edition
Womenade Scramble: Perham golfers win fundraiser
Cox shares a few memories from playing days
WDC football camp to begin July 13
Seventh inning run propels BHV Legion past Park Rapids
Blazers hand Loons 14-0 setback
Karvonen's passes to fourth generation
Midwest Machinery named top 150 workplace in state
Arvig makes $4 million upgrade to network
Weber's honored for 100 years in business
Mahube-Otwa celebrates 50 years
Wadena fly-in: Perfect weather brings big crowd
Summer thrills: Wadena fair fun
County Fair fun
Otter Jam set to rock July Fourth weekend
Summer reading program in full swing
Birth announcements - June 25 edition
'Faith fade' doesn't have to spell our doom
Birth announcements - part 2
Greenwaldt makes Dean's List at Itasca Community College
Burial at sea explained
A good day for basic civil rights
Why are license plates replaced every seven years?
VA campaign encourages public to help raise PTSD awareness
Minnesota: Nice, safe state to live
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
DNR spring survey shows decrease in mallard breeding counts
Roadsides are important habitat for pheasants and pollinators
September 5, 2012
Wadena named a Yellow Ribbon community
Wadena's support of military families helped inspire the Beyond the Yellow Ribbon program, and now the city is being officially designated as a Yellow Ribbon community. Wadena and several other towns were proclaimed Yellow Ribbon communities and honored in a ceremony at the Detroit...
September 5, 2012 - 5:45pm
June 19, 2012
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
June 1, 2012
Patriots acknowledge the stars and stripes
June 1, 2012 - 7:25pm
May 29, 2012
TCHC honors service members
In honor of soldiers fighting for the country, Tri-County Health Care is showcasing photos of employee family members who are serving or have served in the armed forces, a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal said. The project, "Support Our Troops and Families", was developed...
May 29, 2012 - 1:05pm
May 26, 2012
Vet's D.C. trip brings back memories of an unforgettable war
When Ray Nicholson visited the Minnesota area of Washington, D.C.'s World War II memorial one afternoon in April 2011, he said he was approached...
May 26, 2012 - 3:28pm
Memorial Day ceremonies in the area
Wadena Time: 7 a.m. (flag raising ceremony) 9 a.m. (program) Location: Wadena cemetery, mausoleum and memorial wall, or Memorial Auditorium in case of inclement weather Deer Creek Time: 7:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. (breakfast) 10:30 a.m.
May 26, 2012 - 3:28pm
May 22, 2012
New VRAP on the horizon July 1
Veterans Retraining Assistance Program The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Labor (DOL) are working together to roll out the new Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) on July 1.
May 22, 2012 - 1:21pm
Wadena FCCLA receives grant from Delta Dental
Delta Dental of Minnesota, in collaboration with the Minnesota Alliance With Youth (the Alliance) and Minnesota FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America), announced that the company has awarded more than $30,000 in annual youth service mini grants and in-kind donations....
May 22, 2012 - 12:55pm
May 19, 2012
Hewitt civil war vet honored 93 years later
A Hewitt civil war soldier's previously unmarked grave finally received a government issue Civil War memorial, more than 90 years after his death. Civil...
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 8, 2012
May 8, 2012 - 2:12pm
April 22, 2012
Bertha servicewoman promoted to Specialist
Joleen M. Pardo of Bertha has been promoted to the rank of specialist in the 141st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, a Fargo-based unit of the North...
April 22, 2012 - 3:22pm
Wadena Beyond the Yellow Ribbon community luncheon to be held April 28
Veterans of all services and interested supporters of veterans and their families are invited to Wadena Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Community Luncheon on April 28 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the M State cafeteria. A Yellow Ribbon Community unites a community to create a network that connects...
April 22, 2012 - 3:21pm
A Minnesota independent film soon to be released depicts the National Guard 34th Infantry "Red Bulls" Division - and has 39 real Red Bull soldiers...
April 22, 2012 - 3:17pm
April 20, 2012
Staples walk/run event to benefit veterans
The Staples Campus Student Senate of Central Lakes College is sponsoring the Tour de Staples 5K Walk/Freedom Run Saturday, May 5 to benefit the CLC Veterans Resource Center. The 5-kilometer (3.1-mile) race for runners starts at 10:30 a.m., with the non-competitive walk beginning...
April 20, 2012 - 3:24pm
Wadena Beyond the Yellow Ribbon effort to be held April 28
The Wadena Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Effort is holding an appreciation luncheon from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. on April 28 at the Cafeteria of Minnesota State Community College in Wadena. The event, hosted by the Wadena Historical Society and MNARNG, is intended to bring together various Veteran...
April 20, 2012 - 1:14pm