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Change Your Weighs Support Group meets Jan. 29
Building homes in the frigid cold
Students graduate from The College of St. Scholastica
Lake named to Dean's List at UW-River Falls
Wadena County wanted - Jan. 14 edition
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
Sebeka holds off Wadena-DC
Second period burst lifts Wadena-DC over B/W
Karen Yvonne White
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
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
Wadena State Bank fulfills $30,000 pledge to M State nursing facility
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
August 11, 2017
We Fest activity results in eight DUIs
More and more drivers are choosing to take the safe route of lining up a sober ride, however with eight DWI arrests during WE Fest, we know there is still work to be done. The Minnesota State Patrol Detroit Lakes District participated in keeping motorists safe during the 35th annual...
August 11, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 5, 2017
Teenage boy suffers minor injuries in crash on 210
A 16-year-old boy was transported to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls with minor injuries Tuesday morning after the 2005 Chevy Malibu he was driving swerved over the centerline and struck the rear end of a grain hopper being pulled by a 2000 Western Star semi truck. According...
August 5, 2017 - 10:18am
August 4, 2017
Justice Two may be off beaten path, but it's gaining a following
CLITHERALL, Minn.—The group of women outside the Justice Two Coffeehouse and Eatery was having a good time sharing food and stories. The...
August 4, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 29, 2017
Youth dirt bike rider seriously injured
A 14-year-old boy from Hewitt in nearby Todd County was seriously injured in a dirt bike accident at 10:11 p.m. on July 20 near Highway 73, east of Deer Creek. The youth, while riding the dirt bike, ran into a steel fire pit on private property. This caused him to be ejected from...
July 29, 2017 - 10:18am
July 22, 2017
A helping hand: Wadena electrical workers lend assistance to DL after storm
The rocking violence of a summer storm may be a wakeup call from Mother Nature for some, but for Wadena's Dave Evans and his staff, it's also a call to action. "It's time to get to work," Evans said. The head of Wadena's Electric Department assigned three of his men to help the City...
July 22, 2017 - 10:18am
July 8, 2017
Lions club hosts dinner for baseball tournament
Last weekend the 6th annual Highway 10 baseball tournament was held at the Perham and New York Mills fields. This tournament is in connection...
July 8, 2017 - 8:15am
July 7, 2017
Crops are growing but prices still low for local farmers
The growing season is under way in north central Minnesota, but while corn plants are reaching for the sky, prices are still flat. Leaf River...
July 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 5, 2017
Fish houses painted, raffled and auctioned at 4th Annual Fish House Festival
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is hosting its 4th annual Fish House Festival on Friday, July 7 with art, food and fun activities throughout the day, culminating in a raffle and live auction at 6:30 p.m.
July 5, 2017 - 5:22pm
Minn. man sentenced to 52 years for murder, kidnapping, sexual assault
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man who kidnapped and raped a 5-year-old girl after killing the child's babysitter was sentenced to 52 years in...
July 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 26, 2017
Lewis Wins 25th annual Great American Think-Off
On June 10 in New York Mills, four armchair philosophers faced off in the Great Debate portion of the Great American Think-Off philosophy competition held by the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center. Over 250 attendees voted in three elimination rounds to choose Pamela Lewis of...
June 26, 2017 - 5:53pm
June 24, 2017
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Wadena County is agreeable to accommodating private landowners along county highways where herbicide control of roadside brush and noxious weeds has been carried out. The Wadena County Highway Department is requesting those objecting to roadside spraying fill out an exemption form...
June 24, 2017 - 9:55am
June 12, 2017
Authorities identify body of missing boater
A missing boater whose body was found in Nokay Lake has been identified as 54-year-old Raymond Achman of Brainerd. The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s office released the name about 1 p.m. Saturday, June 10. The Crow Wing County Dive Team located Achman’s body using side scan sonar...
June 12, 2017 - 7:12am
June 11, 2017
Two 34-year-olds who died in ATV crash in northwest Minnesota identified
MENTOR, Minn.—The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified two people killed in an ATV accident Saturday night near Mentor, Minn. Noel William Schmieg, Mentor, and Crystal Rose Scott, Crookston, were pronounced dead at the scene after hitting an approach and being thrown...
June 11, 2017 - 10:18am
June 2, 2017
Semi plows into Orton Township home
A semi truck crashed into a home early Friday morning in Orton Township, four miles east of Nimrod in Wadena County. At 1:11 a.m. the Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence owned by Beatrice and Clark Meech, located in Section 36, after a semi-tractor and trailer...
June 2, 2017 - 7:11am
May 27, 2017
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrate 25 years of success
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrated 25 years of success at Thumper Pond in Ottertail on Thursday, April 20. A crowd came to promote and support programs that enable shooting sports-related programs to develop, expand, and enhance their educational curricula to deliver...
May 27, 2017 - 9:10am