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Living history: Excerpts from past Pioneer Journal editions
Little to no 'recoil': Local gun shops see no change in business after mass shootings
High school drama...sort of: Wadena students put comical twist on timeless tale
Empty Stocking in Wadena needs help to fill its holiday needs
WDC senior Casey Volkmann commits to play volleyball at Winona State
Bethlehem Academy edges Wadena-DC for third place
Welcome home ceremony for Wolverines
Defending state champions stop Wadena-DC in the semifinals
VB: Wolverines to square off with defending state champion
William "Bill" Murphy Jr.
Bruce Alan Christensen
Daniel Papillon new leader of TOPS
New physician assistant joins TCHC Henning Clinic
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Like 'pure gold': Nutrition business opens on Jefferson
Laying out the welcome mat
Center hosts Zeitgeist quartet concert
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Pageant Brings together Local Children, Regional Artists, and Two Communities
'Art in Your Park' for kids returns to New York Mills
'Caleigh' to open Music in the Park series
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
Wi-Fi scam beware free connection offer
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
VA Selects Providers for Dental Insurance Program
Your letters - Nov. 2 edition
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
More hunting opportunities coming with spring turkey hunting season
Zander James Rushmeyer
Bryce Allen Roller
March 28, 2012
Wadena bonding makes Senate version
Wadena's proposed wellness center made it to the Minnesota Senate version of the bonding bill, according to Mayor Wayne Wolden. Wolden said he received a text message from Senator Gretchen Hoffman 8:05 a.m. Wednesday, March 28 congratulating Wadena for being part of the Senate Capital...
March 28, 2012 - 1:42pm
March 25, 2012
Lawmakers back Capitol fix, but other projects more controversial
Fixing the Minnesota Capitol building's crumbling outside walls and aging interior won easy approval from a key House committee Tuesday, but funding other public works projects around the state may prove more controversial. The Capitol renovation project earned support from all but...
March 25, 2012 - 5:14pm
March 24, 2012
Wadena seeks aid as tornado forces out residents, businesses
Wadena is losing residents and businesses, city leaders told a Minnesota Senate committee Monday night in seeking state aid to rebuild facilities...
March 24, 2012 - 5:14pm
March 20, 2012
Wadena wellness bonding left out of House version
Minnesota House Republicans want to borrow significantly less than Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton to fund public works projects. The GOP plan leaves out or drastically trims most city projects, such as civic centers in St. Cloud and Rochester. Among items not in the House bill is a $4.75...
March 20, 2012 - 12:16pm
March 4, 2012
March 4, 2012 - 6:43pm
March 3, 2012
Baxter man sought in connection with Wadena thefts
A man wanted for crimes in Crow Wing County is now also being sought in connection with the theft of copper and brass from the Wadena-Deer Creek school construction site. According to court documents, Clinton York Janowiak, 24, of Baxter, has been charged with receiving stolen property,...
March 3, 2012 - 4:07pm
February 26, 2012
WDC board approves construction of new maintenance building
The District 2155 school board approved a new maintenance building construction option Tuesday night which will take free up land for the new secondary school's storm shelter project. The existing 32x50 maintenance building, which is located near the tennis courts on the northwest...
February 26, 2012 - 3:52pm
February 20, 2012
February 20, 2012 - 3:43pm
City, county each give WOLTRC $8,250
The Wadena City Council pledged $8,250 toward the Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery Committee (WOLTRC), matching the same amount from Wadena County. Wendy Molstad and the Rev.
February 20, 2012 - 3:00pm
February 11, 2012
Hoffman noncommittal on support for Wadena wellness center
District 10 State Senator Gretchen Hoffman, R-Vergas, who introduced the proposed Wadena wellness center for bonding to the Minnesota Senate, said her views on bonding are the same as when she visited the Wadena City Council in early January. During that Jan. 4 meeting, Hoffman said...
February 11, 2012 - 2:30pm
Lynks honored with Chamber's Zosel award; SWCD gets service award
A new annual award was established and ongoing tornado recovery was honored at the annual Wadena Chamber Banquet held Monday, Feb.
February 11, 2012 - 2:30pm
February 5, 2012
LTRC setting up spring projects
The Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery Committee (LTRC) is looking forward to continuing recovery with more work and tying up loose ends in the spring. "We're continuing our work. We have projects and volunteers coming for this spring, provided the funding holds out that long,"...
February 5, 2012 - 4:23pm
January 31, 2012
Wadena asks Legislature to make it whole
ST. PAUL -- Wadena asks the Minnesota Legislature to finish its recovery from a June 2010 tornado. The city seeks $4.75 million to build the...
January 31, 2012 - 2:20pm
January 29, 2012
January 29, 2012 - 3:19pm
January 21, 2012
Storm shelter project receives boost from WDC school board
Chad Rettke of Krause-Anderson and Cory Bandelin of Perkins + Will arrived at Tuesday night's Wadena-Deer Creek school board meeting looking for a direction to take with the proposed storm shelter addition. They left wth directions which should making the shelter a reality in 2012. The...
January 21, 2012 - 12:26pm