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Wadena County wanted - Jan. 21 edition
U.S. Senate bill attacks growing number of robocalls
Minn. gun-control plan faces opposition from within
NDSU fall 2018 graduates announced
Change Your Weighs Support Group meets Jan. 29
Wadena-DC dance review postponed
Wolverines fall at home to Crookston
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
Leonard R. Lowers Jr.
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Carr's Convenience in Verndale closes
Community health survey needs your help
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
WDC One-Act to perform 'Tracks' Friday
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
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
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 4, 2017
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Dave Senjem held up his well-used black wallet containing his identification and credit cards, and explained...
November 4, 2017 - 9:17am
October 10, 2017
Proposed Klobuchar bill would back research, treatment for vets exposed to burn pits
WOODBURY, Minn.—Amie Muller returned home to Woodbury nearly a decade ago after serving a two-year tour in Iraq. The end of her deployment,...
October 10, 2017 - 12:16pm
October 9, 2017
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
ISANTI, Minn. — Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota's 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry...
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
May 19, 2017
Dayton signs Real ID bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota has adopted the federal Real ID standards for driver's licenses after years of debate.
May 19, 2017 - 7:46am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 3, 2017
Budget reaction shows negotiation difficulty
ST. PAUL — Complaints that are pouring in about funding the Republican-controlled Minnesota House and Senate propose give an insight into...
May 3, 2017 - 8:39am
April 23, 2017
Counties lift transportation to their top priority
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's ability to get products to market will be at risk if state lawmakers and the governor fail to break a transportation funding impasse, county officials warn. "Our harvest, timber and manufactured products have gained and held leadership positions in world...
April 23, 2017 - 12:18pm
April 16, 2017
Deep into session, Minn. legislators look for starting line
The Minnesota Legislature passed all of its spending legislation in the last couple of weeks, the earliest in memory, but lawmakers just reached...
April 16, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 2, 2017
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
ST. PAUL—Adding new commodities to Minnesota's farming industry accounts for a portion of state agriculture funding proposed by the House,...
April 2, 2017 - 10:57am
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
ST. PAUL — Another tuition freeze could be on the horizon for students at Minnesota State colleges and universities. Finance bills from...
April 2, 2017 - 9:09am
March 11, 2017
Rapid session greets Minnesota legislative freshmen
Andrew Lang's job is not exactly what his 6- and 9-year-old sons expected. When he was elected to public office for the first time in November,...
March 11, 2017 - 8:15am
March 10, 2017
Minnesota's Sunday liquor-sale vote inspires
By voting to allow liquor sales on Sunday, the Minnesota Legislature is reminding Americans of why our country remains a superpower and a destination for immigrants from around the world. Wait a minute. Sunday liquor sales means all that? Really? You bet. But read the first sentence...
March 10, 2017 - 5:16pm
February 9, 2017
Push for legalizing recreational marijuana hits Minnesota House
ST. PAUL — Legalizing recreational marijuana would fall into the hands of voters if a proposal by State Rep. Jason Metsa, DFL-Virginia,...
February 9, 2017 - 9:07pm
January 12, 2017
Minnesota tax relief bill passes
ST. PAUL — More than 200,000 Minnesotans soon will receive tax breaks Minnesota senators passed legislation 66-0 Thursday, Jan. 12, to cut taxes by making state tax law conform with federal law. The House already took the same action to help Minnesotans who are beginning to...
January 12, 2017 - 5:25pm