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November 21, 2018
Rodney Rychner
Rodney Rychner is new full-time Wadena patrol officer
16 hours 32 min ago
November 20, 2018
Linnea Gary hands a strand of lights and garland to Michelle Tyrrell as the two work to decorate the front of Hometown Crafts in downtown Wadena Thursday.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Hometown Holiday
November 20, 2018 - 8:23am
November 12, 2018
FCCLA members attending the November Summit Leadership Training included Caleb Cully (from left), Elliot Doyle, Angela LeComte, Emma Mehl, Morgan Grangruth, Madyson Beversluis and Mikayla Varela.
Submitted photo
WDC FCCLA leaders attend the MN FCCLA November Summit
November 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
Lou Harne, Wadena, caught an unusual sight on camera recently. Out her front yard, perched a bald eagle just on the other side of an American flag. The sighting was all the more special just days before Veterans Day.
Photo submitted by Lou Harne
Your photos: National Emblem
November 12, 2018 - 5:15pm
LeRoy Kresien sits in his home in Wadena, recalling his time of service in World War II. Kresien was recently honored with a Quilt of Valor from local quilters.
Photo by Dana Cantleberry, WDC Schools
"Thank God I could serve"
November 12, 2018 - 7:23am
November 6, 2018
Conservation farmer Andy Dombeck, center, receives his Water Quality Certification sign from Darren Newville, left, of the East Otter Tail and Wadena Soil and Water Conservation Districts, and Jim Lahn, right, the area certification specialist for the water quality program. (Submitted Photo)
Local father-son farmers get Water Quality Certified
November 6, 2018 - 8:48am
October 5, 2018
Proudly displaying their steamroller art are Randy (from left) Les, LeRoy, Nolan and Jon at their home, at Parkwood, an adult foster care home in Wadena. The men visited the Wadena City Library Sept. 15 for a free art class. 
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Impressive art
October 5, 2018 - 2:22pm
FCCLA members Angela LeComte, Lillian Olson (Herman-Norcross), Amber Findley, (Wheaton), Kalie Wright, Miss
Minnesota, USA, Elliot Doyle, Olivia Hasbargen (Wheaton), Jadyn Kremer (Wheaton.)
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FCCLA members attend the MN FCCLA Central West Area Conference
October 5, 2018 - 10:14am
October 3, 2018
Beckman Motschenbacher walks back from a home in northwest Wadena with more mail to deliver on his daily route. Motschenbacher said he was greeted with hugs, smiles and warm wishes on his last day working for the United States Post Office in Wadena.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Through rain, sleet and snow - carrier walks into retirement
October 3, 2018 - 7:23am
September 28, 2018
2018 WDC Homecoming Queen Sophie Kreklau and King Maxwell Phillips were crowned Friday, Sept. 28 at the WDC Middle/High School.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
WDC Homecoming: Kreklau, Phillips crowned royalty
September 28, 2018 - 1:02pm
September 24, 2018
Pictured are (L-R): Sgt. Savaloja, Bryan Oothoudt and Sheriff Carr. Courtesy photo.
Oothoudt named Volunteer of the Year by Minnesota Sheriff's Association
September 24, 2018 - 10:39am
September 16, 2018
Theisen graduates from NDSU
September 16, 2018 - 12:48pm
September 15, 2018
Fleming to talk about archaeology in Wadena County at Wadena Museum Sept. 20
September 15, 2018 - 12:48pm
September 4, 2018
Rebekka Paskewitz reacts along with the whole group of contestants after being crowned the 65th Princess Kay of the Milky Way.
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Paskewitz is 65th Princess Kay of the Milky Way
September 4, 2018 - 1:05pm
September 2, 2018
Wadena County Farm Family of the Year Lisa (left) and Ray Cochran have a look at the meat goats Aug. 3 on their farm near Bluegrass. The goats are a small part of the Red Hen Ranch, but they certainly require more attention than the other animals as they seem oblivious to fences.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
No kidding: The farm that 4-H built
September 2, 2018 - 11:04am
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