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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
January 3, 2019
County climate: Staff, commission look to resolve strife between and within Wadena County departments
In 2016, an internal look at operations within Wadena County identified strengths and numerous weaknesses within departments as well as between...
January 3, 2019 - 2:43pm
August 2, 2018
Still hiring: IT, attorney vacancies still need filling
Wadena County commissioners want to hire people for immediate needs in the county, they also want to take a broad look at what the staffing should look like now and into the future. That was the consensus of discussions at the regular commission meeting Tuesday, July 31 at the Wadena...
August 2, 2018 - 8:55am
April 12, 2018
Robertson asks county board to explore more options for mentally ill
"Justice for all" are the last three words spoken in the pledge of allegiance to the Stars and Stripes. Judge Sally Ireland Robertson spoke those words twice last week at a meeting of the Wadena County Board of Commissioners. The first time in unison with others as the meeting began....
April 12, 2018 - 8:32am
March 22, 2018
'I accept my punishment': St. Marie sentenced to life in prison without parole
Life in prison without the possibility of release.
March 22, 2018 - 2:46pm
January 19, 2018
Verdict: Jury finds St. Marie guilty on all counts
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—Just days before his 28th birthday, Antonio Eugene St. Marie was found guilty on seven counts including counts...
January 19, 2018 - 10:17pm
From Friday: Defendant admits further guilt, jurors now in deliberations
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—Jurors headed for deliberations after hearing closing arguments Friday morning and after the defendant admitted...
January 19, 2018 - 1:28pm
January 17, 2018
St. Marie murder trial: Science behind investigation comes to light
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—Jurors heard from an additional 12 witnesses Wednesday, mostly law enforcement and crime scene investigators in the trial of the State of Minnesota vs. Antonio St. Marie. Antonio St. Marie, Wadena, has nine charges against him including charges of murder,...
January 17, 2018 - 9:10pm
From Tuesday: 12 witnesses dive into the details of Wadena woman's death
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—Jurors heard opening statements and testimonies from 12 witnesses and viewed dozens of objects for evidence in...
January 17, 2018 - 6:31am
January 16, 2018
St. Marie murder trial: Husband admits to killing his wife
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—"This case is not about who killed Margaret St. Marie ... " defense attorney Malcolm Whynott said to start opening...
January 16, 2018 - 12:49pm
January 15, 2018
St. Marie murder trial: Jury selection complete, trial starts Tuesday
WADENA COUNTY COURTHOUSE—The addition of three qualified jurors Friday made for a complete panel of 14 selected to serve in a murder trial...
January 15, 2018 - 6:38pm
January 11, 2018
St. Marie murder trial: Day 4 of jury selection adds 2 more
WADENA—On day four of jury selection Thursday, a whirlwind of 17 potential jurors went through the interview process before the judge and...
January 11, 2018 - 9:34pm
St. Marie murder trial: Day 3 of jury selection adds three new members
Nine more potential jurors were interviewed Wednesday on the third day of jury selection in the case of the State of Minnesota vs. Antonio St. Marie. So far, nine Wadena County jurors have been selected to serve out of two pools.
January 11, 2018 - 9:35am
January 10, 2018
St. Marie murder trial: Day 2 of jury selection adds 3 more jurors
WADENA—Twelve more jurors were interviewed Tuesday on the second day of jury selection in the case of the State of Minnesota vs. Antonio...
January 10, 2018 - 2:05pm
January 8, 2018
Jury selection begins in the St. Marie murder trial
WADENA—Jury selection began Monday in the case of the State of Minnesota vs. Antonio St. Marie with eight jurors interviewed and three...
January 8, 2018 - 7:46pm
State commission votes to shorten drug prison sentences
Shortening drug dealers' suggested sentences could reduce a discrepancy between how judges punish them in greater Minnesota and urban areas,...
January 8, 2016 - 12:10am