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Two-vehicle head-on crash Saturday morning; one killed
Courts - March 26 edition
RSVP volunteers recognized for service in Wadena County
Education leads Dayton budget, with elderly care officials disappointed
Police Scanner - March 26 edition
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Craig earns WDC girls' basketball MVP award
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. closes acquisition of 16 radio stations in northern Minnesota
Family fun: Spring is here
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
WDC first-graders allowed to 'clown around' during art residency
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Anthony Welch of St. Paul thought he had the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Fishing Extravaganza grand prize fish in the bag. He literally did have it in a plastic bag within the first five minutes of the contest, which started at noon Saturday on Gull Lake's Hole-in-the-Day Bay. The...
outdoors / fishing
January 30, 2015 - 8:15am
August 24, 2014
Forkhorn Field Day set Aug. 24
Forkhorn Field Day is slated for Sunday, Aug.
August 24, 2014 - 12:00am
August 18, 2014
Trapper's Education Course on tap
A Minnesota Trapper's Association education course will be held Aug. 19, 20 and 23 at Dewey's Taxidermy in Wadena. Class room sessions are set for 6 to 9 p.m. the first two nights. A field day session will be held Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Anyone born after Dec. 31,...
August 18, 2014 - 12:00am
August 4, 2014
Conservative deer season set; hunting licenses go on sale Aug. 1
Hunters can expect a conservative 2014 deer season designed to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. "Hunters should check the 2014 hunting regulations closely because only one deer can be harvested in 95 percent of the...
August 4, 2014 - 12:00am
July 5, 2014
House mounting exhibit of new work at the Cultural Center July 9-19
Renowned artist John House will fill the Cultural Center gallery with portraits of human nature and wild nature as part of the annual fish decoy show at the Cultural Center this summer. This show is held each year in conjunction with the LundMania Fishing Tournament and the New...
entertainment / art
July 5, 2014 - 12:00am
November 14, 2013
Firearms deer harvest down eight percent from 2012
Firearms deer harvest down 8 percent from 2012 Minnesota hunters harvested 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season, down 8 percent from 2012, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Leslie McInenly, DNR big game program leader,...
outdoors / hunting
November 14, 2013 - 1:21pm
April 12, 2013
It’s time to go after those toms
Calling toms will be on the program for Minnesota hunters this week as the spring turkey hunting season kicks off. The deciduous trees and the farm fields which make up the landscape around Wadena can be dynamite for turkey hunting. It is no trick to see turkeys strutting around in...
April 12, 2013 - 8:38am
March 19, 2013
Researchers blame moose decline on wolves
The first messages from dead moose to Minnesota researchers have been coming in, and early results show wolves are taking their toll on the state’s beleaguered moose herd despite an easy winter. Minnesota wildlife researchers trapped 111 moose in January and February and placed...
March 19, 2013 - 9:25am
March 12, 2013
Poll finds support to delay next Minnesota wolf hunt
A majority of Minnesotans surveyed last month favor a five-year delay before the state holds another wolf hunting and trapping season, according to a poll conducted for a pro-wolf group. The group Howling for Wolves today released results of a statewide survey of 600 registered voters...
March 12, 2013 - 12:26pm
March 11, 2013
Photo of the Day: Chip away
March 11, 2013 - 3:02pm
Wildlife deal with lots of snowfall
March 11, 2013 - 9:49am
March 7, 2013
Hook, line and earbud; ‘iFish Minnesota’ aims to give anglers a tech edge
Fishing and iPads may seem like an odd combination, but Canada-based software developer The App Door has launched the Minnesotan version of a fishing app they hope will catch on in the land of 10,000 lakes. iFish Minnesota, which went live Feb. 20, is a combination that includes both...
March 7, 2013 - 4:55pm
March 6, 2013
Photo of the Day: From snow sweeper to salt sprinkler
Two days after he was sweeping snow from Wadena's downtown sidewalks, Mike Olson of Olson's Lawn Service & Snow Removal sprinkles sidewalk salt in front of the post office Wednesday. Photo by Dain Sullivan, Pioneer Journal
March 6, 2013 - 3:35pm
February 28, 2013
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- State legislators are moving ahead with plans to build an electric barrier in the Mississippi River to stop the spread of Asian carp. A bill instructing the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to contract for design work on an electric barrier at Lock and Dam No....
news / outdoors
February 28, 2013 - 9:06am
Time to take houses off area lakes
A good amount of snowfall is causing a good amount of trouble for area anglers. Snow pack and drifts on the lakes are making for a tough time...
news / outdoors
February 28, 2013 - 9:00am