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August 8, 2012
Niki Canning of Wadena stops to water colorful pink geraniums in her front yard Wednesday afternoon. Last night's rain wasn't quite enough for Canning's flowers...Journal photo by Cara Newberry.

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Photo of the Day: Water, water, everywhere
August 8, 2012 - 4:49pm
August 7, 2012
When I Grow Up...
August 7, 2012 - 12:39pm
August 4, 2012
Photo by Brian Hansel
Mallards will be a prime target for hunters, beginning Sept. 22 when the 60-day Minnesota Waterfowl Hunting Season begins. The state is once again giving hunters a daily limit of six ducks. The limit on mallards is four, but no more than two can be hen mallards.
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 22
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Photo by Brian Hansel
Sandhill cranes are becoming a problem for some area landowners. The cranes pull small corn stalks out of the ground, and in large groups they raise havoc with small grain swathes.
Sandhill cranes proving to be a headache
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Trammers appreciate 'Wadena nice'
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
WE Fest gets old for some
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
At today's MS TRAM event, Kent Hering of Bemidji jets around Sunnybrook Park on a nifty recumbent tricycle. "I think this bike here is the envy of everyone at the end of the day, " laughs Hering. Wadena welcomes TRAM riders for the seventh time. Shower facilities, shelters, massages, and food were being offered to bikers from all over the state of Minnesota as well as from all over the country.
Photo by Cara Newberry
Photo of the Day: Envy of all the riders
July 25, 2012 - 1:37pm
July 21, 2012
Scott Dau
Farmers hope for more rain, less heat
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Lucille Belch unleashes golden retriever, Nakea, for some fun at the relocated Bark Park.
K-9 paradise; New Bark Park features open spaces
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
State's first regulated wolf season now a go
July 16, 2012 - 5:03am
Photo by Brian Hansel
Pintails sweep across a glassy pond Wednesday evening in Otter Tail County. The 2012 United States Fish and Wildlife Service spring survey shows strong duck numbers but a decline in habitat.
Waterfowl numbers good but nesting ducks got a late start
July 16, 2012 - 5:03am
MS TRAM ride approaching
July 16, 2012 - 4:32am
Do we let our guard down on the water?
July 16, 2012 - 4:15am
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Wadena County Solid Waste Supervisor Tammy Ehrmantraut ropes off a filled recycle bin, left, before moving an empty bin to its place Wednesday afternoon. Recycling has increased dramatically in Wadena County during recent years.
Recycling on the rise in Wadena County
July 16, 2012 - 3:05am
July 10, 2012
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
The new kiosk at Burlington Northern Park serves as the replacement of the bulletin board, and is meant to add aesthetic value. Pointing to the glass case bulletin board Monday morning, from left, are Wadena Public Works Director Ron Bucholz, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Shirley Uselman and LeAnn Evans of Partners for a Healthy Wadena.
Kiosk added to Burlington Northern Park
July 10, 2012 - 1:59pm