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May 25, 2017
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Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
May 25, 2017 - 8:08am
May 5, 2017
A naval strike group built around the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Carl Vinson has been operating in the Sea of Japan in the event of trouble between the United States and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.  Photo provided
Feeling the tensions
May 5, 2017 - 6:10pm
November 18, 2016
Retired U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer Kevin Tendall spoke to a gymnasium filled with students, veterans and the community. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
WDC salutes veterans
November 18, 2016 - 12:08am
July 3, 2016
Minnesota National Guard Sergeant First Class Tyler Neese and Legacy Power Line Inc. owner Jim Koranda hold the award.
Legacy Power Line, Inc. owner recognized for supporting military
July 3, 2016 - 12:10am
September 5, 2012
Wadena named a Yellow Ribbon community
September 5, 2012 - 5:45pm
June 19, 2012
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Elks Exalted Ruler Paul Lorentz Jr. spoke to a crowd of about 50 people Sunday at the annual Flag Day ceremony in Wadena. The Wadena VFW Color Guard and Auxiliary also were part of the ceremony. 
Flag day
June 19, 2012 - 5:19pm
June 1, 2012
Photos by Cara Newberry
Jim White of the Post 3922 VFW raises the American flag, along with post member John Rebischke. The pledge was led by Chuck Venzke, and a chorus of "God Bless America" was led by Liz Erickson.
Patriots acknowledge the stars and stripes
June 1, 2012 - 7:25pm
May 29, 2012
TCHC honors service members
May 29, 2012 - 1:05pm
May 26, 2012
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
World War II veteran and Wadena resident Ray Nicholson looks over one of the war-related documents he kept. 
Nicholson's unit went through Battle of the Bulge and captured the Remagen Bridge in Germany.
Vet's D.C. trip brings back memories of an unforgettable war
May 26, 2012 - 3:28pm
Memorial Day ceremonies in the area
May 26, 2012 - 3:28pm
May 22, 2012
New VRAP on the horizon July 1
May 22, 2012 - 1:21pm
Wadena FCCLA receives grant from Delta Dental
May 22, 2012 - 12:55pm
May 19, 2012
Photo by Rachelle Klemme
Third Minnesota Light Brigade re-enactors fire a cannon at the Hewitt cemetery May 12, in commemoration of Civil War veteran Edgar Lewis. From left, Kevin Tollagson, Jerry Greenwood and Bill Erickson.
Hewitt civil war vet honored 93 years later
May 19, 2012 - 4:12pm
May 8, 2012
Photo by Brian Hansel
Staff Sergeant Matt Nygren of the Army National Guard unit in Wadena hands a flier to Shirley Hamre of Wadena during Saturday's Yellow Ribbon Open House at M State-Wadena. The Yellow Ribbon helps servicemen and their families cope with a wide variety of situations that arise from having a family member in uniform.
Yellow Ribbon
May 8, 2012 - 2:12pm
April 22, 2012
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Joleen M. Pardo (right), of Bertha, salutes her company commander, Capt. David McMahon, of West Fargo, N.D., during formation at the Fargo Armed Forces Reserve Center. Pardo was promoted to the rank of specialist in the North Dakota National Guard.
Bertha servicewoman promoted to Specialist
April 22, 2012 - 3:22pm