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February 9, 2018
The Wadena Pioneer Journal took home first place for Use of Photography as a Whole (weeklies 1,501-2,500) in the Minnesota Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest.
Wadena Pioneer Journal earns journalism awards in MNA contest
February 9, 2018 - 2:44pm
Mitchell Peterson. Courtesy photo.
Wadena County wanted - Feb. 8 edition
February 9, 2018 - 1:52pm
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
Living History - Feb. 8 edition
February 9, 2018 - 9:06am
February 8, 2018
Weekly crime report - Feb. 8 edition
February 8, 2018 - 9:06am
February 7, 2018
Board builds a want ad for county coordinator's position
February 7, 2018 - 10:00am
Former U.S. Rep. Michele Bachman shows support for then-presidential candidate Donald Trump at a rally at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport, Nov. 6, 2016. File photo / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Bachmann not running: 'Not hearing any call from God'
February 7, 2018 - 9:51am
Police Scanner - Feb. 8 Edition
February 7, 2018 - 9:06am
What to know about canine influenza
February 7, 2018 - 9:06am
Logan gave students gift -- a Deej decal to put on their cell phone to remind them to not text and drive. Dana Cantleberry/WDC Schools.
Father gives tearful message about distracted driving in Wadena
February 7, 2018 - 8:55am
Wadena County has one of the state's highest poverty rates yet it is hiome to nearly 14,000 people. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Struggling to thrive: Wadena County remains among the poorest in the state
February 7, 2018 - 8:39am
Wadena County Republicans chair Sheldon Monson explains the process of naming delegates for each precinct Tuesday night at the Wadena County Republicans caucus.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena County caucuses draw smaller crowds Tuesday night
February 7, 2018 - 7:46am
February 6, 2018
Madison Goeden of Staples had her face painted by Wadena Artist Beth Kern at the Festival of Health. The Saturday event featured many kinds of entertainment and deomonstrations. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
February brings in snow, health and fun
February 6, 2018 - 3:30pm
Tim Pawlenty talks to a 2011 Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He was running for president; in 2017, there is talk abot him running for the U.S. Senate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
Holly Marsh.
Three arrested in drug bust
February 6, 2018 - 9:35am