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WDC School Board: Final levy reaches over $2 million
Area crashes: Menahga, Bertha crashes reported over weekend
2 Level 3 offenders back in jail after a month in Wadena
Wadena City Council: Final tax levy 1.38 percent lower than 2018
Schmidt, Warren are ExCEL award nominees
Wolverines snap skid against Bertha-Hewitt
Blue Devils blast Morris Area/Benson Area
Third period tallies help Wadena-DC against Northern Lakes
Third period burst helps Lake of the Woods over Wadena-DC
Late surge for Wolverines falls short against NYM
Mae Marie (Godfrey) Crocker
Tri-County Health Care raises funds for patients, local causes
Union Creek Organic moves to new location
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Ganyo
Radiothon To End Child Abuse raises $12,777 in Wadena
Compete with online shopping? If you can't beat 'em, join 'em
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
42nd Street Jazz Band to perform at Wadena Depot Sept. 29
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: Entitlement restoral on a VA home loan
Ask a Trooper: Is it my fault if the road is slippery?
Other Opinion: Why I invest locally
Series message: David can beat Goliath
Veteran Services: Free flu shots for VA enrolled vets
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
After the Hunt: Area hunters find success during deer season
Christenson has top buck in Verndale Lions contest
Mary Katherine Uselman
Boone Lee Wegscheid
Bryson Shy Drake
Boone Lee Wegscheid
Kaylah Marie Lynch
August 16, 2018
Going green: Locals hoping to add green space to commercial district
Two locals brought forth plans and ideas for added green space in Wadena's commercial districts at a recent park board meeting.
August 16, 2018 - 8:15am
March 20, 2018
Letter: Wadena should witness for all faiths
In the Pioneer Journal article on Zeus it was fascinating to see him referred to as an actual deputy for the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. It was also interesting that he had been named after one of the most powerful gods in human history. This can be mentioned because god has become...
March 20, 2018 - 9:30am
December 6, 2017
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Don't publish murderers' names I am requesting that the Wadena Pioneer Journal (and the entire Forum system) adopt a strict, new policy when reporting on gun violence. There is a developing attitude among legacy media that the names of mass murderers should never be published.
December 6, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 18, 2017
Kent Scheer to speak about apples at Wadena County Museum May 18
The next Minnesota Voices program will be held May 18 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. This month’s guest is Kent Scheer, local grower and owner of Green Island. Scheer has recently produced a booklet called “Core Knowledge.” This is a compact guide for the budding...
May 18, 2017 - 8:11am
May 10, 2017
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Scheer to speak about apples at Wadena County Museum May 18 The next Minnesota Voices program will be held May 18 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Wadena County Museum. This month's guest is Kent Scheer, local grower and owner of Green Island. Scheer has recently produced a booklet called...
May 10, 2017 - 4:40pm
December 21, 2016
Your letters - Dec. 15 edition
Credit where credit is due Local visionaries Carol Spearman and Rowland Joiner have recently retired away from this area and down to the Twin Cities. It's time to thank them for their dreams and efforts on behalf of our little community of Wadena. Those were heady and optimistic days...
December 21, 2016 - 8:15am
November 23, 2016
Your letters - Nov. 17 edition
Enjoy the stolen Trump signs It seems to be some want to be Republicans out there. Either that or someone is wall papering their house with Trump signs. The person or persons that stole four Trump signs from the corner of County road 9 and 23, if you go to the Republican office in...
November 23, 2016 - 8:15am
November 25, 2015
Your letters - Nov. 19 edition
Wadena won the nativity issue Wadena won on the Christmas nativity issue. We won because it will absolutely continue to be displayed, simply not on city owned property. We won because a good number of people were able to passionately demonstrate or speak their opinion on...
November 25, 2015 - 8:15am
September 30, 2015
Your letters - Sept. 24 edition
Wadena in danger of becoming a ghost town Star Tribune writer, James Lileks, says in his recent article "Skip the interstate for a look at Mainstreet, Anytown, USA. Next stop: Wadena. On the way in you know you're dealing with a town of some size and swagger: a 1940s-style sign...
September 30, 2015 - 8:15am
Ecotourism project in the works for Green Island
Benjamin Odegaard, of Starbuck, is working on an ecotourism project with Green Island in Wadena. Once a 60-acre family farm, the land has been...
April 30, 2015 - 12:48am