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'Among the best': Gallant nominated for Teacher of the Year
Police Blotter - Jan. 10 - 17
MSCTC fall 2018 graduates announced
Local students named to MSU Moorhead Dean's List
Buyer's market: Commissioners slice values of tax-forfeited properties
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
Karen Yvonne White
Leonard R. Lowers Jr.
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Pizza to pastries: Leeseberg's Sweet Treats Bakery edges toward grand opening
Carr's Convenience in Verndale closes
Community health survey needs your help
Irrigation Clinic planned Jan. 24 in Wadena
Wadena State Bank donates to Food Shelf
WDC One-Act to perform 'Tracks' Friday
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
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
October 24, 2017
Living history: 20 years ago - Women For Today folds
20 years ago Excerpts from the Oct. 16, 1997 Pioneer Journal • Women of Today folds After 30 years, the Wadena Women of Today are dissolving the local chapter. It wasn't a decision that was made lightly, nor without some thought. In fact, said member Diane Peters, the possibility...
October 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 23, 2017
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 19 edition
John Andrew Bothwell, 48, Pine City, warrant: DWI. Clayton Clifford Craft, 38, Wadena, warrant: theft. Adam Michael Feit, 33, Forest Lake, warrant:...
October 23, 2017 - 7:18pm
October 22, 2017
Police Scanner - Oct. 19 edition
Oct. 5 • Hitting a deer caused a flat tire on a vehicle along with body damage. • A collision with a deer caused a vehicle's air bags to inflate along with body damage and a broken windshield. Oct. 6
October 22, 2017 - 10:18am
October 21, 2017
'Picturing the Good Life'
Local shutterbugs have a chance to hone their skills while earning prize money and promoting the Wadena region through a new photo contest, "Picturing...
October 21, 2017 - 11:03am
Edinger recognized for 60 years in Lions Club
John Edinger of Wadena was recognized Monday, Oct. 9 for 60 years as a member of the Wadena Lions Club. President Dr. Ryan Anderson presented...
October 21, 2017 - 10:18am
Shakin' their tail feathers
Who says a fourth-grader cannot make a difference? Feeling Lily Parker's request to revisit a city ordinance covering chickens rated committee action, several members of the council joined a committee suggested by Mayor George Deiss. It was agreed the committee's focus will be on...
October 21, 2017 - 8:15am
October 20, 2017
News briefs - Oct. 19 edition
Chili feed Oct. 26 to benefit Wadena County Humane Society
October 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 18, 2017
Benefit for Fink set for Oct. 21
A benefit for Darcy Fink will be held Oct. 21 at the Wadena Elks lodge from 5-8 p.m. Fink is a 37-year-old Wadena resident diagnosed with colon cancer in 2014. She continues to receive chemotherapy and testing at the Mayo Clinic. She lives with her husband and five children.
October 18, 2017 - 10:18am
Monuments added to Deer Creek Veterans Memorial Park
A year's work by American Legion Post 283 in Deer Creek received some heavy reinforcements Saturday morning in the eastern Otter Tail County...
October 18, 2017 - 9:47am
October 16, 2017
Living history: Sheriff hunts insane farmer
30 years ago Excerpts from the Oct. 15, 1987 Pioneer Journal • Sebeka youth killed in accident On Oct. 12, a rural Sebeka youth, Marc Isola, 14, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Isola, was pronounced dead at Tri-County Hospital after being involved in a farm accident at approximately...
October 16, 2017 - 4:08pm
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 12 edition
John Andrew Bothwell, 48, Pine City, warrant: DWI. Adam Michael Feit, 33, Forest Lake, warrant: other liquor violation. Scott Richard Lind, 51,...
October 16, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 15, 2017
Police Scanner - Oct. 12 edition
Sept. 28 • A low-flying drone over a complainant's home prompted a call to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. A deputy advised the complainant to capture the drone if possible and turn it over to law enforcement. The complainant said the drone had been appearing in the afternoons...
October 15, 2017 - 11:55am
CHAMP Coalition receives $125,000 grant
The Chemical Health Awareness Multi-Drug Prevention (CHAMP) Coalition of Wadena County has been awarded a $125,000 Drug Free Communities continuation grant. The grant will go toward preventing youth substance use. "Our goal is to make Wadena County a safe and drug-free place for our...
October 15, 2017 - 10:18am
News briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Someplace Safe hosts chili fundraiser Oct. 13 Someplace Safe will host a chili fundraiser at St. Ann's Catholic Church Friday, Oct. 13 from 5-7 p.m. The dinner will include chili, dinner rolls, desserts and beverages. Freewill donations are accepted and takeout is available. Proceeds...
October 15, 2017 - 9:18am
October 14, 2017
Looking to make a home in Wadena?
You are looking for a new place to live and the signs are all pointing to Wadena County. But wait a minute, what has Wadena County got to offer?...
October 14, 2017 - 1:51pm