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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 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
November 8, 2017
VA Selects Providers for Dental Insurance Program
Note: St Cloud VA is getting several reports of people claiming to be Health Net representatives calling veterans at home and offering to conduct all of their health care in the community. "Just give me your social security number and we will schedule all of your care through Choice."...
November 8, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 5, 2017
Left turns and intersection etiquette
Question: When I learned to drive 50 years ago, my Driver's Ed teacher instructed me to pull into the intersection on a green light, even when there was oncoming traffic, to attempt to make a left turn. I still practice this, green arrows or not. I actually asked a driver's test person...
November 5, 2017 - 8:15am
October 29, 2017
Questions regarding handicapped parking
Question: Both my daughter and I have a disability. I have the handicap license plates on my car and she only has a placard. When she drives my car, does she have to use her placard to park? Answer: The registered license plates are designed for you to be able to park that vehicle...
October 29, 2017 - 10:59am
What is a Veteran Identification Card (VIC) and how do I get one?
What is a Veterans Identification Card or Proof of Service Card and how do you get one?
October 29, 2017 - 8:15am
October 24, 2017
VA home loan appraisal system under pressure
Many appraisers are reluctant to work with Veterans Affairs as pressure mounts due to regulatory burdens, according to the National Association of Realtors' 2016 Veterans and Active Military Home Buyers and Sellers Profile. Michelle Bradley, a state-certified general real property...
October 24, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 23, 2017
Must drivers use turn signals in roundabouts?
Question: Are drivers required to use turn signals when entering or exiting a roundabout? With a newly constructed roundabout very recently opened in town, I have not once observed a turn signal used. What is the law? Answer: This is a great question as we are seeing more roundabouts...
October 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 18, 2017
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Question: I know that Minnesota has made a lot of progress for traffic safety and less people are dying on our roads but what are other states doing? Answer: For the first time in nearly a decade, preliminary data from the National Safety Council estimates that as many as 40,000 people...
October 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 17, 2017
Pension advance loans are schemes
Some companies attempt to convince people to hand over some of their monthly pension payments in exchange for a short-term loan. Exchanging future pension benefits for quick cash now might seem enticing, but can be a very expensive way to borrow money and result in low monthly pension...
October 17, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 11, 2017
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
The Credit for Military Service in a Combat Zone for service in 2013 will expire for most qualifying service members on Oct. 16. The Minnesota Department of Revenue is reminding Minnesota service members to take advantage of the refundable tax credit before it expires. The 2013 credit...
October 11, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 10, 2017
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Much of our nation's energy infrastructure is built by skilled union labor like the members of the United Association of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry. This has provided good paying jobs to families across the country and here in Minnesota. Our work has provided safe, reliable...
October 10, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 9, 2017
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
Question: It is my understanding that a number of antique vehicles from the 1930's and 1940's were constructed with serial numbers (now known as Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs)) pressed into the frame. However, it is my further understanding that these vehicles were not constructed...
October 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 2, 2017
Flu Vaccination Clinics available for eligible veterans across central Minnesota
A flu shot is an important part of staying healthy during the flu season, and this year veterans served by the St. Cloud VA Health Care System have multiple options to get a flu shot. During flu season, flu shots are available as part of any scheduled VA appointment. Just ask the...
October 2, 2017 - 6:55pm
How late can you drive with a farm permit?
Question: If you are 15 years old and have a farm permit to drive a farm truck, how late at night can you drive?
October 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 27, 2017
More questions about school bus safety
Question: Recently you talked about the stop arm on a school bus. My question is, if a school bus is stopped on an undivided highway, with the red lights flashing but no stop arm extended, may I proceed around the bus after I stop and it is safe to do so? (I would guess the bus driver...
September 27, 2017 - 4:40pm