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Wadena County wanted - Jan. 21 edition
U.S. Senate bill attacks growing number of robocalls
Minn. gun-control plan faces opposition from within
NDSU fall 2018 graduates announced
Change Your Weighs Support Group meets Jan. 29
Wadena-DC dance review postponed
Wolverines fall at home to Crookston
Loer's big night helps Wadena-DC over Verndale
Willmar skates past Prairie Centre
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Karen Yvonne White
Community health survey needs your help
Irrigation Clinic planned Jan. 24 in Wadena
Wadena State Bank donates to Food Shelf
Wadena Pioneer Journal and Perham Focus publisher promoted and moving on, former publisher back with expanded role
Join a business planning seminar
Poet Laura Hansen visits BookEnds Feb. 9
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
Book Ends: Mike Lein brings northwoods humor to Wadena
Vintage Songs and Dances of Immigrant America: Ken Burns' pianist Jacqueline Schwab in concert
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veteran Services: Showing appreciation to Minnesotans in the military
Ask a Trooper: Who can pull me out of the ditch?
Ask a Trooper: Who cleans up after a crash?
Veteran Services: Changes for special survivor indemnity allowance
Ask a Trooper: When must vehicle lights be illuminated?
Central Minnesota family makes world's largest spinning ice disc
DNR invites public to apply for new deer advisory committee
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
In memory of James Bounds
Hadley Jo Tabery
Briggs William Meyer
Kieren Reino Fraki
January 8, 2019
Other Opinion: Thinking-over vegetarianism
An alarming misinterpretation of vegetarianism recently surfaced. It primarily argued against the role of education in presenting full information to children. Open education on vegetarianism and diet choice was interpreted as threatening to public welfare.
January 8, 2019 - 11:26am
January 2, 2019
Your Letters: A plea against socialism
In the 20th century, China, Russia and Germany killed over 125,000,000 of their own citizens! All three were socialist governments and all three disarmed their citizens first. Now considering the liberal goals of socialism and disarmament of the United States of America, remember...
January 2, 2019 - 3:05pm
December 22, 2018
Your Letters: Must have been the guns
These are Paul Harvey's words following the 1999 shootings at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. "How can we blame it all on guns? If only the parents had kept their children away from the guns, we wouldn't have had such a tragedy. Yeah it must have been the guns. It couldn't...
December 22, 2018 - 8:48am
December 21, 2018
Other Opinion: Lawsuit puts clean water funding in jeopardy
Like many city officials, I breathed a sigh of relief when Gov. Dayton signed the $1.5 billion public works bill into law last spring. The bill included $123 million for clean water infrastructure upgrades and repairs across the state, which meant that my city was slated to receive...
December 21, 2018 - 10:28am
December 7, 2018
Other Opinion: Why I invest locally
Buy local. Support local independent businesses. We hear it all the time, but it is more important now than ever. Even big-box solutions that we have grown used to for one-stop convenience are struggling because of online shopping. Is that where our values are? Online? Convenience?...
December 7, 2018 - 11:00am
December 3, 2018
Your Letters: Grandparent program could use you
I am writing this as a Foster Grandparent at the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary school. I've been participating in this program for the past 10 years. I call it my "life line" because of the support, friends, and it gives me something enjoyable to do. I especially enjoy working with...
December 3, 2018 - 8:48am
November 29, 2018
Your Letters: Thanks to Empty Stocking volunteers
Thank you to the volunteers who so generously shared their time and talent for the 2018 Empty Stocking Talent Program. The 92nd annual program was a success due to your support. We are very fortunate to have so many talented individuals in our community. Diane Peters Talent coordinator...
November 29, 2018 - 3:36pm
November 20, 2018
Your Letters: We are Democrats
We sure are democrats! Number one, a gay person was elected and serving in the House. Number two, Michelle Obama puts out book, she never knew women have miscarriages and she's not alone! Number three, Omar serving in the Senate trying to work with Israel. Supreme Court justice Brett...
November 20, 2018 - 8:48am
November 7, 2018
Your Letters: Thanks from Humane Society
The Wadena County Humane Society expresses their sincere appreciation to all who attended our annual Fall Chili Feed. To those who promoted the event, donated monies or items for the silent auction, supplies, or purchased T-shirts, calendars and items of the auction, THANK YOU. The...
November 7, 2018 - 8:48am
Your letters: Division and dissension
To the editor: A lot of the outside world would like to see our beloved America crumble from within - there are inside forces working to obtain that goal. There are liberals and liberals with lots of money who want division and dissension in America and there is definitely a lot of...
November 7, 2018 - 7:23am
November 6, 2018
Your Letters: Watch out for farmers
The sunny sky felt so warm. Even a breeze was blowing. Most of the tree leaves are on the ground. Now we will have to wait until spring to see more leaves. Even blossoms in the lilacs like they were on the farm. Even the fruit trees will be in bloom, when the apples and plums will...
November 6, 2018 - 12:04pm
Your Letters: If you cross the border
It seemed appropriate to share the words of Jeff Foxworthy at this time. "Lets see if I've got this! If you cross the North Korean border illegally you get 12 years hard labor. If you cross the Iranian border illegally you are detained indefinitely. If you cross the Afghan border...
November 6, 2018 - 9:37am
November 2, 2018
Your letters: Voting continues at Maslowski
I live in Precinct 3 in the city of Wadena and for many years went to vote at the elementary school. On August 14th, primary election day, we were directed to the Maslowski Wellness and Research Center to vote because of the construction project in the elementary school. I've been...
November 2, 2018 - 9:41am
October 5, 2018
Your letters: The season is changing
What a beautiful Sunday morning when I was picked up for church. Then in the afternoon it became windy and cloudy. It sure changed, just like Minnesota. Now we are into fall, the season of beauty. It's raining again Monday afternoon. It looks like it's going to stop. I heard it's...
October 5, 2018 - 6:59pm
October 2, 2018
Your letters: Don't vacate Dayton
The school wants to permanently close Dayton Ave. SW, put the playground equipment in the street so they can use this space for buses. Please take a moment, drive around our community and observe the following: When Mid Central Federal Savings Bank needed additional parking, they...
October 2, 2018 - 2:38pm