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Vittetoe 5,000th customer at Elmer's Melodrama
ALC option for students
Fighting the good fight
Four vie for Miss Bluffton title
Keenum, Heinicke lift Vikings over Bills
Youth football camp coming to Wadena
14C: Midway upends Wadena-DC
George’s big day leads Shockers to 14C win
Wadena-DC Junior Babe Ruth captures state title
Ray H. Mease
Shirley Ann Tappe
Whitetail Properties Real Estate LLC Awards Jason Ziegler, Minnesota Land Specialist --EMDASH-- Most Transactions
Huebsch coming aboard as transit director
From the bean to the brain
OB-GYN Beth Helgerson joins Tri-County Health Care
David Paulson Agency in Wadena joins North Risk Partners
Pageant Brings together Local Children, Regional Artists, and Two Communities
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 10 edition
Rendezvous coming Aug. 12-13 at Old Wadena Park
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 3 edition
Entertainment briefs - July 27 edition
Waffle Fry Nachos
Wadena mental health advocate receives award
I'm a liberal, science-loving Christian...a whaaat?
Birth announcements - Aug. 3 edition
Chili Cheese Omelet
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Minnesota state parks and recreation areas offer new benefits for veterans
Culture of ag is worth preserving
Stop for school buses: fines increase Aug. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
August 16, 2017
Fighting the good fight
Eights teams walked through the night in Wadena on Friday to raise money and hope that someday cancer will be a thing of the past. In its 24th...
22 hours 23 min ago
August 2, 2017
Picturing the Good Life in Wadena
The Wadena Area Chamber of Commerce has been awarded a grant in the amount of $8,000 from Region 5 Branding Project funded by the National Joint Powers Alliance. The grant "Picturing the Good Life" will fund the creation of images that portray "The Good Life" in the Wadena area.
August 2, 2017 - 5:29pm
July 14, 2017
Fitness classes with a 'punch'
Mechelle Howieson slipped on her headset and took her exercise group into the evening's workout with the confidence of a born leader. The owner...
July 14, 2017 - 7:25pm
June 27, 2017
Wadena Legion stomps Walker
Shortly after falling to Perham in the championship of the Perham Wood Bat Tournament, Wadena returned to the diamond with a league doubleheader...
June 27, 2017 - 2:22pm
June 16, 2017
Red Cross to set up blood drive in Wadena next
The American Red Cross is setting up in Wadena to take blood donations this week. The drives will be held Monday, June 19 from noon to 6 p.m. and Tuesday, June 20 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., both at the Elks Lodge at 647 Jefferson Street North in Wadena. Only about 3 percent of the U.S....
June 16, 2017 - 4:18pm
June 14, 2017
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
The 2017 Perham Wood Bat Tournament will feature a small but very competitive field for the annual two day event at Krueger Field in Perham on June 17 and 18. Perham, Wadena, Ottertail Central and Taconite will battle it out for the crown. The tournament goes back to the roots of...
June 14, 2017 - 3:40pm
April 28, 2017
Veteran journalist Quam named editor of Pioneer Journal
Veteran journalist Paula Quam has been named editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal. Quam, who grew up in Glyndon, Minn., began her journalism...
April 28, 2017 - 4:17pm
April 6, 2017
Make plans to attend Wadena's annual Easter egg hunt at Toby's Hill Saturday, April 15. Hundreds of children attend the event each year to gather...
April 6, 2017 - 4:40pm
April 5, 2017
'I just share from my heart': A sister speaks out against drunken driving
Rylie Langer regrets that she turned down her brother's invitation on that fateful night. Now she wants something good to come of that regret....
April 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 31, 2017
'Words of wisdom'
Every day, Foster Grandma Leona Porter spends time in Jeff Mehl's classroom, helping students with their Accelerated Math. She sits at a small...
March 31, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 26, 2017
Doyle is Post 171 selection for Boys State
Lucas Doyle is the 2017 selection of Wadena Post 171 for the 69th annual American Legion Boys State Convention June 11-17 at St. John's University...
March 26, 2017 - 11:35am
CHAMP Youth lead Kick Butts Day campaign
The Wadena-Deer Creek CHAMP (Chemical Health Awareness & Multi-Drug Prevention) Youth led the 9-12 grade students in the national Kick Butts...
March 26, 2017 - 10:18am
March 24, 2017
Residents fed up with barking dogs in Wadena
Michelle and Mike Goldie are fed up with what they say is constant barking from a neighbor's three dogs in southwest Wadena. The couple attended Tuesday's Wadena City Council meeting to express their frustration over a neighbor that has dogs that bark non-stop throughout the day and...
March 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 22, 2017
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
The Wadena VFW Post #3922 honored Wadena-Deer Creek third-grade teacher Jeff Mehl and high school math teacher Holly Becker with its "Citizenship...
March 22, 2017 - 10:25am
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Construction on a new assisted living facility in northwest Wadena is well underway. The Meadows of Wadena will include units for seniors, according...
March 22, 2017 - 8:09am