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Photo of the Day: Managing leaves at Burlington Northern

October 12, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Mike Peters of the Wadena Parks Department mulches leaves at Burlington Northern Park on a cool autumn morning Friday. Photo by Brian Hansel Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: A place of art

October 11, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

David Evert pauses to look at a row of paintings Thursday afternoon while setting up for the 5 p.m. opening of The People’s Choice Art Show at the ArtsPlace in downtown Wadena. The gallery runs Oct. 11-26. Photo by Rachelle Klemme Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Leaf mower

October 10, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

In an effort to cut up leaves for fertilizer, Tom Malone pushes a lawn mower across his southeast Wadena yard Wednesday. Photo by Dain Sullivan Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Lunch time

October 9, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Kindergarteners Austin Wendt, left, and Mason Brauch go through the lunch line Tuesday morning at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary. Photo by Brian Hansel Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Follow the leader

October 8, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

CDI Head Start representatives Peggy Dauphinais, front, and Sharon Veden, back, help young ones cross the street to get to Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary on Monday in southwest Wadena. Photo by Dain Sullivan Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Crowning the king and queen

October 5, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Members of the 2012 Wadena-Deer Creek Homecoming Court stand together at the end of the ceremony late Friday morning, at the WDC Middle/High School gymnasium. From left, Sarah Craig, Halley Maas, Queen Macy Hartman, King Jeff Webb, Jake Krause, Christian Berg and Mike Paavola. Not pictured: Lacey Barthel, Shayna Horn and Drew Larson. Photo by Rachelle Klemme Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Clean up

October 3, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

John Braith washes off construction equipment Wednesday in northeast Wadena. Photo by Dain Sullivan Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Building up to hockey

October 2, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Ken Kneisl, left, and Mark Stone of Mark Stone Construction size up a carpentry job Tuesday morning at the Wadena Hockey Arena. The facility opened last year, and extensive improvements are under way in preparation for the 2012-2013 hockey season. Photo by Brian Hansel Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Sand builder

October 1, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Monday’s winds didn’t stop 4-year-old Rachel Johnson from playing in a southeast Wadena sandbox. Photo by Dain Sullivan Continue Reading

Photo of the Day: Brush stompers

September 28, 2012 in Wadena Pioneer Journal

Kyle Taggart, left, and Josh Landin with Pete’s Nursery step down a load of freshly cut Amur Maple branches Friday morning in front of Wadena Hide and Fur. Photo by Brian Hansel Continue Reading