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Wadena Pioneer Journal Giving Information Life Volume 134, No. 39 - 6 Pages - Section c

Saturday, October 29, 2011

7:06 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Patty Kicker, Mike Holzer and Sharon Schinnert say goodbye to each other and other friends and family after dinner at the Four Seas Buffet.

6:55 p.m. 7:09 a.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Photo by Steve Schulz

7-year-old James Lee, along with his family, went bowling for his birthday at Wadena Lanes.

24 HOURS

Rays of the sun begin to peek out over the horizon at the Wadena sign on west U.S. Highway 10.

It was a fall day like any other: a work day for some, a day to remember for others. We tell the story of this day, Friday, Oct. 21, through photos only. This is 24 Hours.

12:02 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

The day begins with a time of 12:02 a.m. and a temperature of 33 degrees, as recorded by the Wadena State Bank marquee sign.

8:48 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Jack Goeden retrieves a snow goose and a Canada goose in a field on his parent’s farm. Goeden and his brothers were hunting in a party of eight.

10:23 p.m. Nathan Carlstrom cleans the popcorn machine at the Cozy Theatre.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

1:50 p.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

12:28 p.m.

Bob Iken picks up an eightPhoto by Brian Hansel week-old Great Dane pup as Cole Pearson roller blades across Colfax Avenue while out for some exer- a gift for his daughter, Jessica. cise with his mother Jordana and their dog “Hunter.”

8:35 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Dewey Schmitz performs some touch up work on a black bear mount at Dewey’s Taxidermy.

1:06 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

4:06 p.m.

6:18 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Steve Wegscheid works under a vehicle at Steve’s Alignment and Auto Repair.

The sun sets over the railroad tracks.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Adam Rolfes, who has worked at Orton’s in Wadena for about three years, works on some duties during a slow time at the convenience store.


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PJ 24 Hours

Wadena Pioneer Journal

3:07 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

An eastbound train crosses Jefferson Street in Wadena, appearing as a blur as it passes through and blows its horn.

7:16 a.m. 4:54 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

Photo by Steve Schulz

Several ducks swim in silence as three deer look on at Sunnybrook Park.

Clint Stephen and Demea Crocker make the day’s bread at Wadena Bakery, one of the first Wadena businesses with signs of life for the morning.

4:58 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

Kyle Gylsen (left) and Dan Skogen prepare for their radio shows at K W A D / KNSP radio in Wadena early Friday morning.

7:36 a.m.

8:24 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

Bob and Kari Rawlings opened their doors at 7:30 a.m. and started the day’s duties at Bob’s Automotive.

Photo by Brian Hansel

Yard worker Dustin Uselman puts an order of lumber into the box of a Merickel Lumber pickup.

6:01 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

A foursome of fearless fishermen from the Wadena Rotary Club meet in the parking lot of Immanuel Lutheran Church to head out for a fishing expedition on Leech Lake. Shown (from left) are Mike Craig, Terry Davis, Bob Wallgren and Jim Wallgren.

7:51 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

Jeff Pederson, Wayne Wolden, Vince Hinojos and Randy Jahnke toast the morning with a cup of coffee at Cyber Cafe in Wadena.

8:10 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Al Lehman, left, and Trevor Perish empty bags of aluminum cans at Wadena Hide and Fur.

6:07 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

Ronnie Berndt of the Wadena Pioneer Journal moves large containers of newspaper around in anticipation of a shipment of Staples Shooters to arrive on the loading dock.

9:12 p.m.

9:04 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Jacob Lepper picked out a bow for himself at the St. John Lutheran Church Rummage Sale.

Photo by Brian Hansel

Regal Construction construction workers put up steel studs on the south wall of the new WadenaDeer Creek secondary school.

6:14 a.m. Photo by Steve Schulz

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Dale Salge and Michele Salge fired up the grills around 5 a.m. to serve hungry customers at the Boondocks in Wadena.

9:35 a.m. Rick Johnson gives Maynard Krause a haircut at Rick’s Barber Shop.

Photo by Brian Hansel


PJ 24 Hours

Wadena Pioneer Journal

October 29, 2011 • Page 3

10:03 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Rose Haberman serves a customer at Wadena Bakery.

10:08 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Robert Boen repairs a blower at Electric Motor Service.

10:15 a.m. Photo by Bette Johnson

Stephanie Wirth’s F150 pickup and Melannie Malaney’s Pontiac Grand Prix collided at the intersection of Jefferson and Bryant.

11:07 a.m. Photo by Bette Johnson

Jelynda Solid boxes up a to-go order at Pizza Hut.

11:12 a.m.

Photo by Brian Hansel

Bob Tubandt sells a pair of shoes to Lisa Paulson at Lyle’s Shoes.

10:45 a.m.

Photo by Brian Hansel

P.A. Jill Wilkens examines a patient at TriCounty Clinic.

10:16 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Sam Phillips fills a prescription at Thrifty White Drug.

11:21 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

John Jensen gives a bath to Ellie, a yellow Labrador retriever, at Pet Freaks.

11:01 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Don Richter, left, visits with his nephew, Tom Weber, at Weber Hardware.

12:36 a.m.

Photo by Brian Hansel

11:32 a.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Dakota Drake, 6, makes a selection at the Wadena Public Library.

Broch Paplow snugs up some lug nuts on a pickup at Steve’s Alignment and Auto Repair.

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1:45 p.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

Jacob Olson, Aiden Brown and Grace Olson rake up leaves for Del and Mary Moen.

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Page 4 • October 29, 2011

Wadena Pioneer Journal

2:35 p.m.

Photo by Bette Johnson

Cashier Abby Ewert, Alex Lorentz and Jerry Baron work at Super One.

2:41 p.m. Rev. Carol Carroll selected a raspberry Danish for a customer at the Miracle Mansion.

Photo by Brian Hansel

3:30 p.m.

Photo by Brian Hansel

Courtesy assistant Gerald Barthel pushes carts back into the Super Walmart store.

3:15 p.m. Photo by Brian Hansel

3:50 p.m.

3:38 p.m.

Photo by Brian Hansel

Jericho and Joseph Baker give skate boarding pal Nick Photo by Brian Hansel (Clockwise from top left) Jenni Uselman, Loren Gunn, Stan Smith and Helen Johnson a push down the sidewalk. Diane and DarylAnn Webb of Garden’s Gourmet Balkenol play a dice game at Fair Oaks Apartments. work at the Farmer’s Market.

4:19 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Nurse Erica Keppers goes through some files at Wadena County Public Health.

4:27 p.m.

4:10 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Michael Beach and Chase Lietz peruse titles at The Game Shop, after earning money from their grandmother Deanna Lietz (right) for cleaning her car.

4:59 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Ty Adams pays for work on a sled at Westside Sports, with Dave Jetenberg behind the counter.

4:50 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

It is the end of the work day for many people downtown, including Steve Speed closing up at Time Jewelry.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

4:39 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Kyle Polman works as a dispatcher at Polman Transfer.

Ben Aagard and Joe Randall talk with costume designer Brenda Kaspar and Elizabeth Louwage at the Wadena County Fairgrounds sheep barn, which will be transformed into the haunted house Malice Creek Manor in the evening.

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October 29, 2011 • Page 5

5:21 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Gilette Kempf rings up a purchase from Mary Knoska at An Open Book.

5:40 p.m.

5:29 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Ron Greiman hooks up new photo equipment at Greiman’s just after talking dinner plans with his wife.

5:49 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

S.T.O.M.P. MMA instructor Joe Jasicki demonstrates jiu-jitsu on Mark Niemala, who is preparing for a match in December.

6:20 p.m.

6:12 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Carolyn Johnson finds a birthday present at Ben Franklin for one of her day care kids turning four this day.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Stephanie Salander, the host of a Lia Sophia jewelry party in the basement of Larry’s Family Pizza, puts on an earring.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

A Tri-County Hospital ambulance heads south on Jefferson Street.

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6:28 p.m. The evening’s final blaze of color sets over the Wadena cemetery.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

A group of and family and friends, who became acquainted through a resort, say their goodbyes after dinner at the Four Seas Buffet. From left, Sharon Schinnert, Mike Holzer, Bob Schinnert, Tammy Fritz, Patty Kicker, Sue Holzer and Lee Kicker.

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7:46 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

3-year-old Brandy Folkestad and Rachel Folkestad wait for a treat at Fresh Freeze, which was originally owned by Brandy’s great-grandfather.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

7:39 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Cindy Behl shows a ladle of pizza sauce at Behlianno’s.

Kristie VanVickle and Garrett Watland play pool at the Wadena VFW.

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Ethan Yungbauer and Stephanie Perkins held their groom’s dinner at Pizza Ranch Donovan Hall, along with the rest of the wedding party, before getting married in Deer Creek the next day. The groom holds his niece Isabel Brockpahler while his brother Jordan Yungbauer and the bride look on.


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Page 6 • October 29, 2011

Wadena Pioneer Journal

8:23 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Isaac Lang mans the cash register at Subway.

8:46 p.m.

9:04 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Marcy Eckman washes dishes after the dinner rush is over at the Pine Cove Inn.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Jamie Gilje, Molly Gilje, Sophie Erckenbrack and Rebecca Erckenbrack spend their Friday evening at Wadena Roller Rink.

9:21 p.m.

9:42 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Kathy Richter and Anita Beringer play bingo at the Wadena Elks Lodge.

9:29 p.m

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Sarah VanDenheuval folds laundry at AmericInn.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Peyton Ganz and Jenissa Jasmer line up for Malice Creek Manor, the haunted house at the Wadena County Fairgrounds.

10:03 p.m.

9:57 p.m Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Loni Torros poses with a Halloween statue at El Tequilas.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Colleen and Dean Nelson of Battle Lake and Nikki and Toby Weston of Park Rapids enjoyed a late meal at El Tequila.

10:18 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Brandy Bosman and Shelly Speed laugh it up at The Uptown on Speed’s birthday.

10:35 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Kyle Sablovitch, Brandon Aanerud and George Fiemeyer keep the Nite Owl open late.

11:13 p.m. Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Richard Doughman of Bemidji fills a tire with air in the Holiday parking lot.

11:24 p.m.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

10:46 p.m.

Kelsey Wingerter and Kayla Hinzmann enjoyed the late showing of “Footloose” at the Cozy Theatre.

Photo by Rachelle Klemme

Sam Mount rings up a purchase from Amber Hodgeden at Casey’s.

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11:59 p.m Photo by Rachelle Klemme

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