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January 8, 2019
Wadena County Commissioners sworn in for 2019 include Chuck Horsager (from left), Bill Stearns, Sheldon Monson, Jon Kangas and Jim Hofer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Salaries approved for Wadena County elected officials
January 8, 2019 - 4:49pm
December 14, 2018
Wadena City Council: Final tax levy 1.38 percent lower than 2018
December 14, 2018 - 2:51pm
Changes to the preliminary budget for Wadena County are nearly complete. As of Tuesday, Dec. 11, the levy was set to increase by 2.83 percent.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena County Commission: County levy increase shrinking, but not final
December 14, 2018 - 1:47pm
December 13, 2018
United Way predicts budget shortfall without more help
December 13, 2018 - 8:48am
September 20, 2018
Cars pass by the Wadena entrance sign on Hwy 29 in Wadena near the county line.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena City Council: Preliminary 2019 tax levy approved
September 20, 2018 - 9:57am
September 6, 2018
The historic Bandstand in Burlington Northern Park has been closed to the public after safety concerns of the floor were heard. City council members also chose to close it until further notice because the structure is not handicap accessible.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena City Council: Capital expenses sliced to make budget
September 6, 2018 - 9:57am
August 16, 2018
New wood chips are added around playground equipment Friday at Fink's Park in Wadena.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
City looks to trim $675K from 2019 budget
August 16, 2018 - 11:24am
May 1, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Julie Sandsted of Hibbing says on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, that she supports a governor proposal to put an emergency investment into school districts around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton says he wants $138 million in 'emergency' school funding after nearly 60 districts report shortfalls
May 1, 2018 - 5:26pm
May 17, 2017
Chairman Jim Knobloch of the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee is all smiles Tuesday, May 16, 2017, as he walks to budget negotiations in the governor's office. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 17, 2017 - 7:36am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka brief reporters Tuesday, May 16, 2017, on the status of state budget negotiations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 11, 2017
Minnesota state Reps. Mary Murphy of Hermantown and Greg Davids of Preston talk on the House floor Wednesday, May 10, 2017, as fellow lawmakers debate a transportation funding bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
May 11, 2017 - 8:16am
May 3, 2017
Lobbyists and others are silhouetted Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Minnesota Senate Building. Many people were hanging around hallways as much of the activity was occuring in private meetings after most conference committees wrapped up. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Budget reaction shows negotiation difficulty
May 3, 2017 - 8:39am
April 16, 2017
Myron Frans, Minnesota's top finance official, says on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, that Republicans rely on "fuzzy math" for their budget plans. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deep into session, Minn. legislators look for starting line
April 16, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 2, 2017
Rep. Rod Hamilton, Minnesota House agriculture chairman, proposed a agriculture funding bill that would replace Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $1 million pollinator protection account for the Department of Agriculture to with $500,000 for University of Minnesota pollinator research. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
April 2, 2017 - 10:57am
February 6, 2017
Brenda Cassellius, commissioner with the Minnesota Department of Education, presented Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal to the House Education Finance Committee Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. (Forum News Service photo by Maureen McMullen)
Dayton proposal includes extra $371 million for public schools
February 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
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