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Wadena County Public Health receives $625,000 chemical health grant
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Police Scanner - Oct. 23 edition
Wahlin named Section 8A Tennis Coach of the Year
Ross, Stueve pace WDC boys at Headwaters
Rebels hand WDC volleyers 3-1 setback
Wolverines suffer 43-26 loss to Eagles at Fargodome
At home in the Fargodome: Eagles top Wolverines 43-26
Diana Elsie Siltala
Someplace Safe: Every Step Counts
LREC donation supports M State lineworker program
M State Wadena marks 5th year in Baudette
M State Wadena enrollment drops slightly
M State awarded $2.5 million in federal jobs training funds
Richters keep pumpkin patch alive for kids
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 23 edition
The Furness Colony Part 1
Keeping warm: Stylish babe
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 16 edition
Still riding at 100
Cinnamon Banana Bread
Birth announcements - Oct. 9 edition
Uselman re-elected to new National Catholic Society of Foresters' Board
Your letters - Oct. 23 edition
New voice for Minnesota in Senate
October is National Bullying Prevention month
Can motorcycles turn left at red lights?
Minnesota military family tribute seeks military family stories
Walking trails pave the way for bird hunters
Fall harvest: getting ready for winter
The Outdoor Report
Fall in Minnesota: Sun-kissed shore
Getting water to crops when they're thirstiest pays off
June 19, 2012
Verndale man facing two felony counts after vehicle hits electrical pole
William Gene Skarka of Verndale faces two counts, one felony charge of first degree damage to property, and one misdemeanor DWI after hitting an electrical pole on April 29. According to court records, at approximately 12:19 a.m., Wadena County Sheriff's office was informed by Menahga...
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
June 18, 2012
Birth: June 11
June 11 - Alicia and Jason Triebenbach, Verndale, boy, Ayden James Triebenbach, 7 pounds 12 ounces and 20.25 inches long, Tri-County Health Care...
June 18, 2012 - 3:11pm
June 12, 2012
Constance "Connie" P. Dougherty Cudd and Floyd Ray Cudd
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside committal service at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 9 for Constance "Connie" P. Dougherty Cudd and Floyd Ray Cudd at Green Lawn Cemetery in Verndale.
June 12, 2012 - 9:50am
June 11, 2012
Voters to possibly decide fate of nearly $4 million project
A major hurdle in a District 818 building bond referendum was crossed Monday evening as the Verndale school board received an official recommendation from their community-led task force and approved it for action. The task force, which was represented by Brenda Weniger, Chris Youngbauer...
June 11, 2012 - 5:27pm
June 5, 2012
PJ Penny Pincher Bargain: Hair Styling in Verndale
$12 certificate for Men's hair cut with Kara at Mane Hair Design, located at 17 1st Ave SW, Verndale. Your price: $7.20 $18 certificate for Women's hair cut with Kara at Mane Hair Design. Your price: $10.80 See attached PDF file for additional deals. To purchase certificates,...
June 5, 2012 - 11:24am
PJ Penny Pincher Bargain:Spirits in Verndale
$10 Certificate towards bottles of Merlot or Chardonnay wine at Verndale Liquor Store, located at 107 S. Farwell St., Verndale. Your price: $6.00 See attached PDF file for additional deals. To purchase certificates, Come to the Wadena Pioneer Journal Office, 314 S. Jefferson St.,...
June 5, 2012 - 10:55am
June 1, 2012
Hornets oust Raiders
Jake Galbrecht tossed six innings of shutout ball Tuesday as Frazee defeated Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 6-2 in Sub-Section 6A playoff action. Galbrecht helped his own cause by going 3-for-4 and scoring twice.
June 1, 2012 - 7:52pm
Verndale school talks building plan
Verndale's School Construction Task Force is finding that it is one thing to plan for new building and another to make it fly. A community-driven effort led by building contractor R.A. Morton has put three different plans on the table, ranging from an estimated $3.6 million plan...
June 1, 2012 - 7:20pm
Mobile office comes to Verndale
June 1, 2012 - 7:06pm
May 29, 2012
Eagles pounce on Raiders 20-0
Brandon Kupfer fired a three-hitter Tuesday as a fearsome New York Mills squad chased Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale off the field in five innings with a 20-0 victory. Kupfer walked two and fanned 11 in the Park Region Conference outing. "New York Mills showed why they are rated in the...
May 29, 2012 - 1:56pm
Pirates top WCA before falling to top-seeded Pillager
Dan Johnson's Verndale Pirates rolled past West Central Area 12-2 in West Sub-Section 6A play Tuesday, but proved no match for top-seed Pillager in a season-ending 8-3 setback. Sydney Weniger went 2-for-3 and drove in four runs ,as the eighth-ranked Pirates tounced the ninth-ranked...
May 29, 2012 - 1:56pm
May 25, 2012
Verndale faced with boil order, District 818 sends students home
The Wadena County community of Verndale found itself facing a boil water order Friday morning, after their 55,000-gallon water tower went dry. "Approximately around 7:30 a.m. this morning the citizens of Verndale noticed no water pressure or water, meaning that the water tower was...
May 25, 2012 - 3:36pm
May 22, 2012
Thank You: Family and friends of Vincent Sellnow
Thank you to the Todd County Sheriff's Department and to the Verndale Fire Dept./Search and Rescue, along with many other volunteers who helped in the search of Vincent Sellnow. It is gratefully appreciated and truly amazing how many came to show their support. Words can't describe...
May 22, 2012 - 1:53pm
Hess selected for Fellowship Program
Dr. Ryan W. Hess has been selected as a Fellow in the Sports Medicine Fellowship program at the Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze, Fla., under the direction of Dr. James Andrews. This one-year fellowship is focused on care of the injured athlete from the high school to professional...
May 22, 2012 - 12:24pm
May 19, 2012
Cravaack mobile office to be held in Verndale May 24
Members of U.S. Representative Chip Cravaack's staff will hold a mobile office 1-2 p.m. May 24 at the Verndale Fire Department, according to a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal. "These mobile offices will provide residents throughout the Eighth District an opportunity to...
May 19, 2012 - 4:51pm