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Wadena County

December 30, 2016
State Senator Paul Gazelka, right, listened to members of the Wadena County Mental Health Task Force discuss needs in rural Minnesota. At left, Sara Stone, with Tri-County Health Care, helped to facilitate the meeting. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
Mental health task force helping to shape state agenda
December 30, 2016 - 12:08am
November 26, 2016
The Wadena City Council approved a variance to Wadena County to allow for fewer parking spots that the city code allows. The county will have an additional parking lot built along with an annex. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
City grants variance for courthouse parking situation
November 26, 2016 - 12:08am
November 12, 2016
The Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete and came in under budget. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
Transfer Station expansion now complete
November 12, 2016 - 8:15am
November 4, 2016
Courthouse annex construction delayed while city looks at parking variance
November 4, 2016 - 12:08am
October 30, 2016
The project partners in the golden shovel picture, from left are: Rick Hest, Eagle Bend Senior Center, Loren Colman, Minnesota Department of Human Services, Judy Petrie, Staples Senior Center, Leota Lind, South County Health Alliance, Roxanne Jenkins, Lutheran Social Services, Julie Myhre, Minnesota Department of Health, Gary Kneisl, Todd County Commissioner, Kevin Hess, City of Eagle Bend, Paul Drange, NJPA, Jeff Scholten, Minnesota Department of Agriculture. Submitted photo
New kitchen helps feed aging population in Wadena, Todd counties
October 30, 2016 - 12:08am
September 9, 2016
Secretary of State Scott Simon stopped in Wadena County to talk with Election Coordinator Rosalie Miller about the upcoming election. Submitted photo
Aging voting machines a concern as election draws near
September 9, 2016 - 12:08am
Absentee voting opens Sept. 23
September 9, 2016 - 12:08am
June 26, 2016
Missing 17-year-old Dent girl found
June 26, 2016 - 12:08am
June 25, 2016
Wadena and Hubbard County Committee election challenge
June 25, 2016 - 12:10am
June 18, 2016
Wadena County Sheriff Mike Carr spoke about the need for a drug officer in the county.
Sheriff requests funding to keep drug agent
June 18, 2016 - 12:08am
June 10, 2016
County moving forward with property purchase
June 10, 2016 - 12:08am
May 6, 2016
Steps to take before you build
May 6, 2016 - 8:15am
April 8, 2016
Wadena County Commissioners are having architects look at the possibility of constructing a separate building north or northwest of the current courthouse to solve space issues among county departments.
New county proposal moves attorney, corrections out of courthouse
April 8, 2016 - 12:10am
March 26, 2016
County to consider two options for additional space
March 26, 2016 - 12:10am
March 11, 2016
Ryan Damlo is the transit director for Wadena and Becker counties, which offer Friendly Rider bus service in Wadena and Becker County Transit.
County to share department head position
March 11, 2016 - 12:10am