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Police scanner - Feb. 22 edition
Waiting for the bus
Crowds all aboard with Depot fundraising
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Firemen receive approval for equipment purchase
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Wolverines drop regular season finale on the road
Wadena-DC downed in quarterfinals
WDC falls to Verndale, Sebeka
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Richard Maurice ("Maury") Pluth
James "Jimmy" Willis Chandler, Jr.
Arlo Ray Kneeland
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
Cold weather: The job must go on
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
TCHC awarded grant for opioid management program
A piece of original art: Madhatters cast set to perform “The Piece’
Good Morning Bedlam performs in concert at NYM Cultural Center
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
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
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Letter: Wadena man gets anonymous letter in the mail
Veterans: Death confirmation and separation pay procedures updated
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Editorial: So everybody is poor here in Wadena, now what?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Ived Raymond Bruns
Samuel Richard Carlson II
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
October 29, 2017
Crandall receives award at Wadena County Historical Society annual meeting
Larry Denny presented John Crandall, long-time president of the Wadena County Historical Society, an award at the Annual Meeting on Oct. 19....
October 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
Police Scanner - Oct. 26 edition
Oct. 12 • Law enforcement officers were waiting when a male attempted to escape from an apartment by going off a roof at the back of a residence. The man was taken into custody. • A caller informed the Sheriff's Office he would be shooting for several evenings. When asked for...
October 29, 2017 - 1:05pm
Adult Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group to meet Nov. 21
Tri-County Health Care's monthly Adult Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group, which helps area residents affected by suicide, will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
October 29, 2017 - 8:15am
October 28, 2017
News briefs - Oct. 26 edition
Operation Christmas Child donations sought through Nov. 20 The Operation Christmas Child (OCC) Shoebox Season has begun for 2017. Samaritan's Purse founder Franklin Graham invites us to fill or help send a shoebox full of gifts to a child in need. For most kids in foreign third world...
October 28, 2017 - 11:03am
Thanks to Legislature, MNsure is affordable
MNsure, Minnesota's implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act, is in good shape for at least the next two years, thanks to the Legislature,...
October 28, 2017 - 9:56am
Enbridge personnel ask for Wadena County Board support
Julie Huber of Oil Transportation Giant Enbridge asked the Wadena County Commissioners for their support in the Line 3 replacement project which...
October 28, 2017 - 8:15am
October 27, 2017
City Council reviews revenues, expenses of Enterprise Funds
Wadena's City Council took a look at the revised proposed budget of their Enterprise and General Funds for Fiscal Year 2018 last Tuesday and...
October 27, 2017 - 3:32pm
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton made $365,000 in income last year and paid more than $100,000 in taxes, according to his 2016 tax returns,...
October 27, 2017 - 3:32pm
'Parents who have lost a child' support group meets Nov. 13
Tri-County Health Care's monthly Parents Who Have Lost a Child Support Group, which helps area residents affected by the loss of a child, will meet on Monday, Nov. 13, at 5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Conference Room at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Whether the child was lost to miscarriage,...
October 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 25, 2017
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota by National Weather Service
The National Weather Service released its annual weather outlook Thursday, Oct. 19, for the 2017-18 winter weather season, with unfavorable...
October 25, 2017 - 9:41am
October 24, 2017
Living history: 20 years ago - Women For Today folds
20 years ago Excerpts from the Oct. 16, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Women of Today folds After 30 years, the Wadena Women of Today are dissolving the local chapter. It wasn't a decision that was made lightly, nor without some thought. In fact, said member Diane Peters, the possibility...
October 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Neglect by a Minn. assisted living facility led to a client's death, state health department says
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:47am
October 23, 2017
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 19 edition
John Andrew Bothwell, 48, Pine City, warrant: DWI. Clayton Clifford Craft, 38, Wadena, warrant: theft. Adam Michael Feit, 33, Forest Lake, warrant:...
October 23, 2017 - 7:18pm
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans can begin shopping for individual health insurance policies but only to window shop, not to buy yet. Since buying...
October 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
Update: Missing Otter Tail County man found
UPDATE: The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department reports that Paul Baker has been located and isn't in any danger. The report says that...
October 23, 2017 - 8:18am