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January 7, 2019
A load of adult turkeys headed through Hewitt Monday morning overturned on the icy roads leaving crews to pluck the birds from the snowy ditch.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Turkeys tossed when semi overturns near Hewitt
January 7, 2019 - 3:40pm
December 31, 2018
Pine trees hold the weight of three days of heavy snow in southwest Wadena Monday morning. After 13 inches fell last week, another 3-5 inches blew in Monday morning.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Winter hits hard after a mild December
December 31, 2018 - 1:04pm
January 20, 2018
This was the scene on Green Lake in east-central Minnesota where two fishermen went through the ice on Friday night. Photo courtesy of Linda K Fostervold Eisenreich
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
January 20, 2018 - 9:24am
December 14, 2017
Unseasonably warm: Early ice demands common sense from local sportsmen
December 14, 2017 - 6:44am
January 10, 2017
Blowing snow, icy roads create hazardous driving conditions
January 10, 2017 - 1:10pm
January 6, 2017
A semi overturned on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls on Friday morning, Jan. 6. The Minnesota State Patrol said no life-threatening injuries occurred. Submitted photo
Troopers warn icy conditions causing crashes
January 6, 2017 - 12:08pm
Wadena city crews battling snow, ice
January 6, 2017 - 8:00am
January 5, 2017
Here's a tip: Walk like penguins on ice
January 5, 2017 - 4:17pm
December 30, 2016
Ice forms alongside the edge of Lake Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
Advice for thin ice
December 30, 2016 - 12:08am
December 28, 2016
Wadena County Sheriff Mike Carr finished giving some instructions to a a tow truck operator at an accident scene between Verndale and Aldrich Tuesday afternoon. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Icy stretch rolls SUV on Highway 10 near Aldrich
December 28, 2016 - 11:18am
Ice formation this winter has beenslow due to warmer-than-normal temperatures. Be careful before stepping onto the ice.
Ice could still be too thin for recreation
December 28, 2015 - 12:10am
November 13, 2015
Stanley Cup coming to Wadena Sunday evening
November 13, 2015 - 12:08am
March 31, 2015
Two-year-old who fell through ice near Alexandria dies at hospital
March 31, 2015 - 4:10pm
November 22, 2014
“The thin layers of ice forming on some Minnesota waters right now are not safe,” said Maj. Greg Salo, operations manager, DNR Enforcement Division. “A few days of cold temperatures don’t create ice strong enough to hold a person.”
Don't be dead wrong: Ice is not safe right now
November 22, 2014 - 12:00am