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January 31, 2019
WDC Schools: Bids come in lower than estimated for next phase of remodel
January 31, 2019 - 6:32am
January 18, 2019
The new Roach town homes are located west of Tapley Park.
Michael Denny/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Building homes in the frigid cold
January 18, 2019 - 11:39am
January 16, 2019
Workers boom sheets of plywood to the roof of the Freshwater Education building Monday in Wadena.
Michael Denny/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Sealing the deal: Freshwater Education's new building is nearly enclosed
January 16, 2019 - 1:52pm
December 11, 2018
A MnDOT crew was boring into Hwy 71 on Wadena Wednesday, Dec. 5. MnDOT officials say its preliminary work for a project planned in 2023.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Boring start: MnDOT looks into planned Jefferson Street work
December 11, 2018 - 8:30am
November 25, 2018
Region Five invites Todd and Wadena County residents to talk about transportation
November 25, 2018 - 11:26am
November 16, 2018
CSAH 4 will remain gravel through the winter as low temperatures put a stop to finishing concrete and paving work on the project. All utilities along this portion have been completed.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
CSAH 4 work to wait until spring
November 16, 2018 - 4:23pm
October 22, 2018
The new utility building in Wadena includes a 160 foot by 80 foot shop area with garage doors on either end. The entire building is lit by LED lights and is warmed by in-floor heat.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena's new utility building a showroom for efficiency
October 22, 2018 - 2:18pm
September 12, 2018
Minnesota Power staff troubleshoot the transformers at the substation to the north of Hwy 10 in Verndale Wednesday afternoon. Power went out around 1 p.m. and was expected to be back on after 5 p.m.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Power restored to Verndale
September 12, 2018 - 8:49pm
Minnesota Power staff troubleshoot the transformers at the substation to the north of Hwy 10 in Verndale Wednesday afternoon. Power went out around 1 p.m. and was expected to be back on after 5 p.m.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Power outage in Verndale expected through 8 p.m.
September 12, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 10, 2018
Hwy 10 project hits a speed bump
August 10, 2018 - 12:01pm
July 20, 2018
Verndale's water tower has been standing since 1948 and could be in its final year of service following funding coming to the city for its replacement.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Verndale awarded $600,000 grant for new water tower
July 20, 2018 - 12:09pm
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
June 28, 2018
Highway 106 detour near New York Mills and Deer Creek begins July 5
June 28, 2018 - 10:44am
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
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