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November 13, 2018
Otter Tail County first in state to raise tobacco purchasing age
11 hours 52 min ago
November 12, 2018
Wadena County sits in a sea of red in this map showing how are precincts voted for the Minnesota Governor race. Despite support for the GOP candidate Jeff Johnson in this area, Tim Walz won the spot with 53.84 percent of the vote in the state.
Image courtesy Minnesota Secretary of State
Wadena area 2018 election results
November 12, 2018 - 2:46pm
Low-income Minnesotans encouraged to apply for Energy Assistance Program
November 12, 2018 - 8:48am
November 11, 2018
Property transfers: Oct. 22-Nov. 2 edition
November 11, 2018 - 8:48am
November 9, 2018
"No one is above the law" protesters lined up in front of the Wadena County Courthouse Thursday evening. Protesters included Diane Leaders (left) Pam Hoy, Mike Hoy, Joe Majors and Denise Ferguson.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
'No one is above the law' protest outside of Wadena County Courthouse remains peaceful
November 9, 2018 - 12:18pm
November 7, 2018
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Forum News Service file photo
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
Seelhammer, Damlo, Hayes to fill 3 seats on WDC School Board
November 7, 2018 - 10:06am
Heather Olson
Olson looks to bring change to Wadena County
November 7, 2018 - 8:53am
Election worker Jan Roers hands Don Dirks an "I voted" sticker after he successfully submitted a ballot at the Wadena County Courthouse on election day. Wadena and Leaf River townships have their polling place in the lower level of the courthouse. At times, all voting booths were full and voters spilled over to tables to get their votes in.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena area election results: Olson, Kangas earn spots in Wadena County
November 7, 2018 - 7:38am
Julie Blaha
Blaha holds late lead in Minnesota auditor race
November 7, 2018 - 1:50am
In the only contested race in this year’s Minnesota Supreme Court race, incumbent Justice Margaret Chutich, left, squared off against Michelle MacDonald., right. Forum News Service file
Voters favor Chutich in only contested race for Minnesota Supreme Court
November 7, 2018 - 1:49am
Vying for seat 2 in the Minnesota appellate court is incumbent Justice Lucinda Jesson, left, who has served on the appellate court since 2015, and challenger Anthony Brown, right. Forum News Service
Jesson favored in only contested race for Minnesota appellate court
November 7, 2018 - 1:49am
Ellison declares victory in attorney general’s race
November 7, 2018 - 12:33am
Secretary of State Steve Simon gave his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Simon wins reelection in Minnesota Secretary of State race
November 7, 2018 - 12:25am
DFL takes back control of House; GOP holds Senate with special election victory
November 7, 2018 - 12:24am