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Vehicle crash on Highway 71 results in power outage
Two juveniles injured in ATV accident Sunday
WDC school board meets in Deer Creek
County approves funding part of SE Wadena project
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Raiders hammer Wolverines 14-2
Riewer, Card propel Raiders past Tigers
Kern fires 83 at Deacon's Lodge
Ross places fifth in Brainerd Invitational
Twins' break from big league baseball may finally be over
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M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
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England Prairie grounds a step back in time
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WDC students enjoy free open swim at 'The Mas'
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Local students graduate from Minnesota State University, Mankato
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Hospice volunteers gather to celebrate life
VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
VA accelerates deployment of nationwide opioid therapy tool
Take a second to learn about strokes
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
May 7, 2015
Wolverines take second in pre-section
Jess Rondestvedt’s 89 set the pace for the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Monday as they took runner-up honors in the Pre-Section 6A golf tournament with a 383. McKayla Woods brought in a 91 for the Wolverines while Gabi Ross shot a 100 and Jessica Langer shot a 103. St. Cloud...
May 7, 2015 - 5:59pm
May 4, 2015
Wangsness sparks WDC boys in Cardinal Invite
Wadena-Deer Creek's Brody Wangsness took top honors in the 110 hurdles and placed second in the 300 hurdles Friday as the Wolverines placed fourth in the Cardinal Invitational. Wangsness ran the 110 hurdles in a time of 16.87 and posted a time of 44.38 in the 300.
May 4, 2015 - 7:21am
Do not let the first round hype fool you
Defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was the first player selected in the NFL's 2014 college football draft. Enough drool was spilled over this guy by the hype masters to fill an Olympic-sized swimming pool before the draft. You just had to believe the South Carolina pass rushing terror...
May 4, 2015 - 12:49am
May 3, 2015
Panthers keep Wolverines out of win column
The Park Rapids Panthers refused to let Wadena-Deer Creek enter the win column Thursday as they notched 8-4 and 6-5 victories over the Wolverines in a Mid-State Conference doubleheader on the WDC diamond. The Wolverines came up with only two hits in the opener. Michael Behl's double...
May 3, 2015 - 7:25am
May 2, 2015
WDC girls tie for sixth at Bemidji Invite
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines tied Fergus Falls for sixth with a 412 team score Friday playing in raw and windy conditions at the Bemidji Town and Country Club. Jess Rondestvedt and McKayla Woods tied for WDC's lowest round with 18-hole scores of 96. Gabie Ross came in with...
May 2, 2015 - 7:18am
Raiders pummel Panthers in 12-1 victory
Madison Valley went 3-for-4 in leading a 12-hit attack Thursday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale trounced Parkers Prairie 12-1 for a regular season sweep. Valley homered in the game along with teammates Jordyn Glenz and Sydney Weniger. The three players combined for six hits, five runs...
May 2, 2015 - 1:45am
Stokes claims two firsts for Raiders
Rumor Stokes won the 300 hurdles and the triple jump Friday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale girls scored 73 points in the Cardinal Invitational. Stokes ran a time of 53.21 in the 300 hurdles and showed her versatility by winning the triple with a leap of 33-4.5. Stokes also came...
May 2, 2015 - 12:29am
May 1, 2015
Kern paces WDC boys' squad with 89
Jordan Kern carded an 89 Saturday as the Wadena-Deer Creek boys' golf team finished ninth with a team round of 397 in the Cardinal Invitational at The Vintage. Staples-Motley's Andrew Israelson claimed medalist honors on his home court with a 74. Rounding out the WDC scoring...
May 1, 2015 - 12:27am
April 30, 2015
Wolverines suffer two one-run losses
Victory eluded Tracy Fruechte's Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines twice Thursday as they dropped a pair of one-run decisions to the Panthers in Park Rapids. The Panthers staged a four-run comeback in the bottom of the seventh to edge the Wolverines 9-8 in the opener. Nicole Eischens...
April 30, 2015 - 1:41am
Weniger's run lifts Raiders over Panthers
Luke Weniger reached on an error and scored on a passed ball Thursday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale slipped past Parkers Prairie 3-2 for a regular season sweep. The Panthers jumped ahead 2-1 in the top of the sixth as Harry Samuelson singled in Zach Gappa. Matt Lipinski gave the...
April 30, 2015 - 1:00am
April 27, 2015
Bowling scores - April 23 edition
Wadena Lanes (April 5-10) Monday Early Birds Championship Bracket **1st National Bank - 3292 *Keith Waln Heating & Air - 3286 Wadena U Stor & Lok - 3272 Martin Carpet Sales - 3269 Wadena State Bank - 3253 MN Valley Irrigation - 3121 **League Champions *...
April 27, 2015 - 12:10am
April 26, 2015
Schluttner fires three-hitter for Raiders in 12-0 victory
Mac Schluttner limited Pine River-Backus to three hits Friday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale posted a 12-0 victory in five frames. Schluttner walked two and fanned five in his outing. He allowed a double to Nick Ackerman and a triple to Nick Gravdahl. Ethan Orlando and Luke Weniger...
April 26, 2015 - 12:10am
April 25, 2015
Moore dominates weights at Pillager
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's Sam Moore won the shot put and the discus Thursday in the Pillager Invitational. Moore, a state qualifier last year for the Raiders, put the shot 42-1 and tossed the discus 149-7. Brett Jansen took third in the 1,600 run with a 5:09.76 and Collin Morris...
April 25, 2015 - 12:10am
Weniger, Glenz lift Raiders over Eagles
Sydney Weniger singled Jordyn Glenz home with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth Thursday as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale slipped past New York Mills 6-5 in a Park Region Conference fastpitch game. The Eagles tied the game at 5-5 in the top of the seventh as Madison Kane came...
April 25, 2015 - 12:10am
Petro, Herron fail to advance in Upper Midwest
Wadena boxers Trent Petro and Blake Herron lost their Upper Midwest Golden Gloves bouts over the weekend at Northern Lights Casino in Walker. Petro lost his 178-pound Class A fight to Xavier Hayden of Minneapolis. Herron, who was replacing teammate Kevin Harper in the 123-pound...
April 25, 2015 - 12:10am