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Unprecedented: Flood strikes Wadena area, residents seek relief
Woman killed in west-central Minnesota crash
City of Wadena to cover landfill fees for flood debris; volunteers head to town
State park visits trend upward in Minn., N.D.
Wadena SWCD names poster and essay winners
Post 171 hands BHV Legion two setbacks
Summer football camps coming up in Wadena
Finck aces No. 6 at Whitetail Run
Januszewski, Vertin post fastest times in Lake Chase
Fading Twins have to avoid July swoon
Melva Jean Baumgartner
Lyle Joseph McBride
Wadena Garden Club: Yard of the month
Olson wins RMH grand prize
Area students awarded TCHC Foundation scholarships
Red Cross bloodmobile a success
Artists receive awards in annual Regional Art Show at the Cultural Center in New York Mills
Zornes displays wooden masks and stone sculptures at the Cultural Center through July 31
Verndale Straw Hat and Sunbonnet Days slated for July 25-27
Entertainment briefs - July 10 edition
Lambert, Shelton at We Fest in 2015
Follow the flag
Birth announcements - July 10 edition
Local piano students earn top honors at state competition
Local students graduate from Bemidji State
U of M Crookston announces spring 2014 graduates
Area students make dean's list at Minnesota State, Mankato
Minnesota's biodiesel mandate: costly, risky and unfair
Ancient evidence of the Bible's reliability
Veterans, beware of pension advance products
Can cities purchase digital speed signs for their streets?
Make summer swimming safe
My new favorite way to fish
Breeding duck numbers down, wetland numbers up
Breeding duck numbers down, wetlands up in Minnesota
Ruffed grouse drumming counts up significantly in state
Trolling for troops
New York Mills
September 15, 2012
Death Notice: M. Joyce Ojala
Funeral services were held for M. Joyce Ojala, who was born in 1925, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at the Apostolic Lutheran Church in New York Mills, Minn. Visitation was on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m., with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. at the Karvonen & Son Funeral Home in New York...
September 15, 2012 - 12:00am
September 8, 2012
Funeral services were held for Howard Hintsala, 87, of New York Mills on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Visitation was on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at the Karvonen & Son Funeral Home in New York Mills and resumed one hour prior to the...
September 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2012
Lund settles sex discrimination claim
Lund Boat and its parent company, Brunswick Corp., have agreed to pay $295,000 in back wages and interest to 185 female job applicants who were denied entry-level positions at Lund's manufacturing plant in New York Mills. The U.S.
September 6, 2012 - 8:59am
September 5, 2012
New York Mills woman injured in crash
A New York Mills woman was injured in a Frazee crash Aug. 24. Driver Kelly J. Fosse, 41, of New York Mills was eastbound in a 2001 Chrysler Sebring when she ran off the road on the left side, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Fosse's vehicle went through the median and across...
September 5, 2012 - 5:46pm
Mills girl benefits from Kruzin 4 Kidz Club's record year
The local Kruzin' 4 Kidz Motorcycle Club is celebrating a record year in 2012 by helping out an area girl. The club's fundraising efforts were recently extended to help a fourth area person in a one-year period - an achievement never before realized by the club. Kruzin' 4 Kidz...
September 5, 2012 - 5:45pm
Robert R. Thompson
Funeral services will be held for Robert R. Thompson, age 70, of New York Mills, Minn. 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Visitation will be on Sunday from 4-7 p.m., with a prayers service at 6:30 p.m. at the Karvonen and Son Funeral Home...
September 5, 2012 - 4:22pm
August 27, 2012
Birth: Aug. 14
Aug. 14 - Lacey and Jason Schik, New York Mills, girl, Lucille Marie Schik, 8 pounds, 14 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in...
August 27, 2012 - 5:30pm
'Off the deck' concert to be held in Mills
An "off the deck" concert will be held Sunday at the Cultural Center in New York Mills, during which local Otter Tail County musicians in the reggae/jazz band MOTU will perform, according to a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal. This is the Cultural Center's last free concert...
entertainment / food
August 27, 2012 - 4:07pm
August 4, 2012
David Keith Goeller of Bluffton to Alexia Lynn Christianson of Verndale. Jason Frederick Kuechle of Staples to Dominique Marie Frisco of Staples. Brandon William Bohne of New York Mills to Cali Marie Peterson of Verndale.
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
August 2, 2012
Man gets jail time for New York Mills church burglary
Jeremy Dale Sommerland, 26, formerly of NY Mills, was sentenced for burglary and damage of property in the first degree. He will serve 51 days in Otter Tail County Jail, with nine days credited for time already served. Sommerland, a recent resident of Trent, S.D., had evaded law...
August 2, 2012 - 8:31pm
July 16, 2012
Death Notice: Carol Baune
Funeral services will be held for Carol Baune, 75, of Detroit Lakes at 11 a.m. on July 13, 2012, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Arrangements are provided by the Karvonen and Son Funeral...
July 16, 2012 - 3:25am
June 19, 2012
20 years later, evil wins
Is the nature of humankind inherently good or evil? The very first question of the Great American Think-Off in New York Mills ended up being...
June 19, 2012 - 5:37pm
Korfe and Duke on the road for charity
Between appearances at Nashville and the Twin Cities, CMT's "Sweet Home Alabama" stars Jeremiah James Korfe and Paige Duke showed up to the New...
June 19, 2012 - 5:37pm
Ronald McDonald House ride
June 19, 2012 - 10:31am
June 12, 2012
Birth: May 31
May 31 -- Dani and Tyler Boyne, New York Mills, boy, Brayton Jeffrey Boyne, 5 pounds, 5 ounces and 18 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in...
June 12, 2012 - 9:50am