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July 17, 2018
Crews from Anderson Brothers Construction were on scene Monday busily leveling the ground for the construction of a new Freshwater Education District building set on the southern edge of the Wadena Industrial Park. Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal.
A dream is coming true: Crews break ground on $6 million Freshwater Education building in Wadena
July 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
July 11, 2018
Members of the 2017 Wadena Learn to Skate Program. The program is designed to teach basic skating and hockey skills to new players. Last year, Wadena Hockey registered 47 new skaters to our  Learn to Skate, Mighty Mite and Mite Programs designed for kids three-to-eight years old. Photo courtesy of Rex McDonald Studios
Wadena Hockey Club honored with Grow the Game Award
July 11, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 5, 2018
Hwy 71 in Wadena closes week of July 9
July 5, 2018 - 4:51pm
June 29, 2018
An Open Book will remain open on a limited basis, but is entering closing stages. The owner said at this point if you see the "Open Today" sign it's open for business. The business will either sell out or return remaining inventory but has several "Book Ends" events scheduled through December.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
An Open Book is closing
June 29, 2018 - 3:24pm
June 22, 2018
A crew from Pyramid Construction levels out fresh concrete into a circular path at Burlington Northern Park Wednesday afternoon. The walkways are part of a project the parks department is able to do through a grant from the J. Harold Peterson Wadena Parks Foundation.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Park Foundation behind BN Park improvements
June 22, 2018 - 8:55am
June 17, 2018
Hansen benefit planned Tuesday, June 19
June 17, 2018 - 2:48pm
May 28, 2018
The WDC Band performs music as a salute to veterans on Memorial Day at the Wadena Cemetery.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Storm passes before Memorial Day service in Wadena
May 28, 2018 - 11:48am
May 23, 2018
Road crews assembled along Hwy 29 in Wadena Tuesday morning.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Road preservation project on Highway 29 between Wadena and Hwy 210 has begun
May 23, 2018 - 9:16am
May 22, 2018
U.S. Highway 10 is set to undergo some reconstruction in 2019, along with improvements to the infrastructure expected this summer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
$5 million for Wadena infrastructure costs hinges on Gov. Dayton's signature
May 22, 2018 - 2:06pm
May 17, 2018
Mitchel Haman of Wadena, the owner-operator of MEH Productions, is one of the seven students who participated this year in the Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities (CEO) class. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
CEO Trade Show gives students chance to shine
May 17, 2018 - 9:57am
May 3, 2018
The commercial district of downtown Wadena may be eligible for a place on the National Historic Register because of its historic integrity. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
New day coming for Wadena's downtown commercial district?
May 3, 2018 - 8:07am
May 2, 2018
Brett Doebbeling
New brewery planned for Wadena: Owner, Doebbeling, was former head brewer at Perham's Disgruntled Brewing
May 2, 2018 - 11:41am
April 12, 2018
Area professionals say it's a seller's market and homes for sale don't stick around for long. This one is Wadena is set to be sold in May and moved.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Record home sales, rising prices a highlight of sales study
April 12, 2018 - 9:57am
March 28, 2018
The Easter Bunny holds eggs prepared for the Wadena Easter Egg hunt in the Wadena Chamber of Commerce building. About 14,000 eggs are prepared to be hid Saturday. Michael Johnson/Pioneer Jounral
Bounce on over to an Easter egg hunt near you
March 28, 2018 - 8:57am
March 26, 2018
Emergency responders clean up debris following a collision of a passenger car and semi-truck trailer Monday morning on Hwy 10 near Heartland Tire.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
1 injured in head-on crash with semi
March 26, 2018 - 4:42pm