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July 10, 2019
A worker tamps down soil in what will be a portion of parking lot for school buses in the coming months.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Elementary remodel continues to move swiftly
July 10, 2019 - 2:31pm
June 27, 2019
Some ditch work on Thursday, June 27, was not affecting traffic through Wadena as no Hwy 10 road work will take place again until early August, following the WE Fest event in Detroit Lakes.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Construction update: All Hwy 10 lanes open through July
June 27, 2019 - 9:11am
June 25, 2019
The Kelly and Julie Taggart property west of Wadena in Compton Township, in Otter Tail County, is the site Tri County Health Care is now focused on for building a new hospital.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
TCHC looks to land new hospital across the street from Wadena County
June 25, 2019 - 4:08pm
New sod is placed Thursday morning in front of the Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School by a crew from Youngbauer Landscaping. The project was one of several to replace wood mulch areas with sod in an effort to have less cost and maintenance in the landscaped areas.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
$4 million project to start at close of school year
May 25, 2019 - 7:54am
April 11, 2019
Staples-Motley School District proposes $60 million referendum: Election day is May 14
April 11, 2019 - 3:57pm
March 21, 2019
One of the murals has made its way back in public view, this time inside Drastic Measures Brewing. It's a mural by Wadena resident Kent Scheer and it takes a look down Wadena's Jefferson Street. It's a view the artist is asking people to consider in the coming months and years.
Michael Denny/Pioneer Journal
The next 'Big Dig' is on the way
March 21, 2019 - 5:15pm
February 25, 2019
Crews break up concrete Monday in preparation for new fuel pumps at Holiday gas station in Wadena. Work is expected to be complete by Monday, March 4.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Holiday replacing all fuel pumps: Gas station should return to service March 4
February 25, 2019 - 3:21pm
January 18, 2019
The new Roach town homes are located west of Tapley Park.
Michael Denny/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Building homes in the frigid cold
January 18, 2019 - 11:39am
January 16, 2019
Workers boom sheets of plywood to the roof of the Freshwater Education building Monday in Wadena.
Michael Denny/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Sealing the deal: Freshwater Education's new building is nearly enclosed
January 16, 2019 - 1:52pm
December 31, 2018
Crews demolished classrooms in the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School during summer vacation and quickly remodeled the rooms before school started in the fall.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
A look back at 2018
December 31, 2018 - 5:15pm
March 1, 2018
Memorial Auditorium is part of improvement plans going on with the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School this summer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
WDC School Board: Nearly 40 contractors take interest in elementary remodel
March 1, 2018 - 10:29am
March 22, 2017
Officials from the city of Wadena, Housing Alternatives Development Company and community members were on hand for a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, March 15 at the construction site in northwest Wadena. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
March 22, 2017 - 8:09am
October 31, 2016
Lakewood breaks ground on expansion projects
October 31, 2016 - 12:08am
August 19, 2016
SE residents opposed to sidewalk proposal
August 19, 2016 - 8:15am
July 29, 2016
Highway 71 between the Todd Line Road and Bertha will be under construction as a resurfacing project begins this week.
Highway 71 resurfacing begins south of Wadena to Bertha July 25
July 29, 2016 - 12:08am