Skip to main content
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
October 25, 2017
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota by National Weather Service
The National Weather Service released its annual weather outlook Thursday, Oct. 19, for the 2017-18 winter weather season, with unfavorable...
October 25, 2017 - 9:41am
October 16, 2017
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Shrimp, wine and hemp. Minnesota farmers are more likely to grow commodity crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, but some people aren't satisfied...
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
March 6, 2017
2 reported tornadoes in Minnesota could be record
ZIMMERMAN, Minn. -- A pair of tornadoes reportedly touched down in Minnesota on Monday as a band of severe weather moved through the Midwest....
March 6, 2017 - 11:19pm
February 23, 2017
Friday snow storm expected to wallop southern Minn., less expected in the north
DULUTH — A winter storm will bring heavy snow to much of southern Minnesota and central Wisconsin Friday, Feb. 24, but the storm now is...
February 23, 2017 - 10:32am
February 12, 2017
Dreams of helping others dashed as two NDSU students die in icy Interstate 94 crash
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Carson Dennis Roney had plans to practice medicine in his hometown, and his friend, Danie Leigh Thomssen, wanted to be an...
February 12, 2017 - 9:12pm
January 26, 2017
Public can view images from MnDOT snowplow cameras
ST. PAUL—The public can now view winter road conditions from the Minnesota Department of Transportation's new "plow cams" available through...
January 26, 2017 - 9:02am
January 18, 2017
World temperatures hit new high once again
OSLO, Norway -- World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set for global warming...
January 18, 2017 - 10:15am
January 10, 2017
Blowing snow, icy roads create hazardous driving conditions
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in parts of Central Minnesota due to blowing snow, icy roads and limited visibility:While roads remain open, motorists should delay travel if possible, and expect to encounter lane and road closures where crashes...
January 10, 2017 - 1:10pm
January 6, 2017
World heat shatters records in 2016 in new sign of global warming
OSLO, Norway—Last year was the hottest on record by a wide margin, with temperatures creeping close to a ceiling set by almost 200 nations...
January 6, 2017 - 10:50am
Wadena city crews battling snow, ice
Weekend snow events have kept Wadena plowing crews busy over the last several weeks. "The ice was terrible," said Wadena Public Works Director...
January 6, 2017 - 8:00am
January 5, 2017
Here's a tip: Walk like penguins on ice
Are you hoping to avoid slipping on a slippery sidewalk? In Germany, trauma surgeons advised the public on Wednesday to walk like penguins to...
January 5, 2017 - 4:17pm
Absolute zero: MN winters rated worst in the U.S., ND's fourth worst
DULUTH — Minnesota's infamous winters are the absolute worst, the most miserable of anywhere in the U.S, according to the website thrillist.com....
January 5, 2017 - 8:06am
January 4, 2017
Absolute zero: MN winters rated worst in the U.S., ND’s ranked fourth worst
Minnesota’s infamous winters are the absolute worst, the most miserable of anywhere in the U.S, according to the website thrillist.com. The...
January 4, 2017 - 12:58pm
December 28, 2016
Icy stretch rolls SUV on Highway 10 near Aldrich
A westbound Suzuki SUV ended up in the median on Highway 10 Tuesday afternoon west of Aldrich. The adult driver, who lost control of her vehicle...
December 28, 2016 - 11:18am
December 6, 2016
Weather changing some after school WDC activities
Due to snow and wind this afternoon, WDC Schools has announced some weather-related scheduling changes: 1. No Junior High or Elementary basketball practices at the High School or Elementary.2. No Late Buses.3. Girls Hockey Game vs. Fergus in Sauk Centre is canceled. The team will...
December 6, 2016 - 1:32pm