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Wadena County Commission

February 15, 2019
$1.9 million solution moving forward for drainage at fairgrounds
February 15, 2019 - 11:09am
February 5, 2019
County Coordinator Ryan Odden
Wadena County Coordinator overpaid $18,000 in 2018
February 5, 2019 - 4:42pm
January 30, 2019
Rep. John Poston, Wadena County Commissioners Sheldon Monson and Bill Stearns and Senator Paul Gazelka (R) gathered last week to discuss Wadena County priorities for 2019.
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Locals share county priorities with legislators
January 30, 2019 - 12:04pm
January 23, 2019
$100 could buy a tax-forfeited lot in Wadena County if you bid during a planned auction this spring.
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Buyer's market: Commissioners slice values of tax-forfeited properties
January 23, 2019 - 9:00am
January 17, 2019
A sketch of a proposed courthouse remodel was presented Tuesday by a consultant at the Wadena County Commission meeting. The remodel would create a Land Services Department, bringing four departments in one.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Recommendation: County government needs a vision
January 17, 2019 - 8:00am
December 18, 2018
Wadena County staff and commissioners thanked outgoing commissioner Dave Hillukka Tuesday, Dec. 18 for his eight years of serving as county commissioner (2011-20180. Those pictured include county commissioners Bill Stearns (left), Chuck Horsager, Sheldon Monson, county coordinator Ryan Odden and commissioners Hillukka and Jim Hofer.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Wadena County Commission: Final county levy increases 2.89 percent
December 18, 2018 - 5:07pm
December 14, 2018
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 4, 2018
South Country Health Alliance makes significant budget cuts, some costs may shift to counties
December 4, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 29, 2018
Wadena County Commission: IT remodel idea leads to planning session for all departments
November 29, 2018 - 6:30pm
October 30, 2018
2018 election: Correct ballots have been mailed
October 30, 2018 - 4:51pm
September 29, 2018
Wadena County Commission: Board looks to cut 4.2 percent increase in levy further
September 29, 2018 - 11:01am
August 30, 2018
Water flowing from the new buildings at the Wadena County Fairgrounds is diverted to rain gardens like this one to the west of the beer garden. More asphalt is expected to be installed around the buildings, creating less erosion but more water diversion.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Efforts to slow runoff in Wadena County Fairgrounds continue
August 30, 2018 - 10:00am
August 10, 2018
Nimrod Boosters to handle liquor sales at Bull Bash
August 10, 2018 - 11:47am
August 2, 2018
Still hiring: IT, attorney vacancies still need filling
August 2, 2018 - 8:55am
July 13, 2018
Wadena County Commission: Discussion needs to continue on Hwy 10 project
July 13, 2018 - 9:30am