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Dog stabbed near Horace, N.D. improving
Man caught with meth in pocket at Dakota County courthouse
WDC students begin testing in April
Property Transfers, Marriages - March 19 edition
Pair who hit boy with ATV and then took off will be charged, attorney says
Raiders coming off strong season in PRC, true team
Volleyball Champs: Dykhoffs claim top spot
Correction - March 19 edition
Wayzata performance: All state dancers
Archery Scores - March 19 edition
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. closes acquisition of 16 radio stations in northern Minnesota
Reuter Dentistry receives rebate, recognition from Wadena Light and Water
Family fun: Spring is here
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
WDC first-graders allowed to 'clown around' during art residency
This ain't your mother's 'Cinderella'
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
How to Handle Hurtful People - Part 2
Your letters - March 19 edition
What is considered taxable income?
Can a gas powered bicycle be driven without a licence?
Proposed health bills make sense
Your letters - March 12 edition
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
March 4, 2015
Pirates to start run for Section 5A title Thursday
The Verndale Pirates open their bid to improve on last year’s finish in the North Sub-Section 5A basketball playoffs Thursday hosting Hill City. The 7 p.m. contest between the third-ranked Pirates and the sixth-ranked Hornets will mark the first time this year the two teams have...
March 4, 2015 - 1:10pm
Balanced scoring carries Cardinals past Pirates
Kiley Smieja led a balanced Upsala attack with 14 points Friday night as the Cardinals rallied in the second half to beat Verndale 57-51. Art Schluttner's team took a 29-22 lead into the halftime locker room break but it was all Upsala in the second half as they shredded the Verndale...
March 4, 2015 - 9:51am
Bowling scores - Feb. 26 edition
Wadena Lanes (Feb.
March 4, 2015 - 12:10am
March 1, 2015
Godel named to all-conference wrestling team
Wadena-Deer Creek senior Tristin Godel has been named to the All Mid-State Conference wrestling squad. Godel took a 17-8 record into last week's Section 6A individual wrestling tournament and was regarded as WDC's best bet for advancement to the Class A state meet.
March 1, 2015 - 8:15am
February 28, 2015
Vikes starting to build a different roster for 2015
Put 32 cats in a sack, tie it shut and you pretty much have the National Football League. These cats were on the prowl recently at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis where they were hunting for the talent they need at the annual scouting combine. More than 300 college football...
February 28, 2015 - 12:10am
Bulldogs hang 65-44 defeat on Pirates
Jordan Sales scored 18 points as Swanville defeated Verndale 65-44 Thursday to scoop up their fifth win in the last six games. Swanville improved to 13-9 on the season in handing the Pirates their fifth straight loss. Verndale closed out the regular season with a 10-15 mark. Tyler...
February 28, 2015 - 12:08am
February 27, 2015
Wright wins first match in Class A state tournament
Wadena-Deer Creek’s Carter Wright continued to surprise his competition Friday morning as he decisioned Section 7A’s Dan Nordean 7-1 in the...
February 27, 2015 - 2:12pm
Raiders stage second half rally to topple Wolverines 59-52
The Lake Park-Audubon Raiders rallied from a 28-24 halftime deficit Friday to hand Wadena-Deer Creek a 59-52 loss at Lake Park. Mitch Hall led the Raiders with 19 points while Lane Ulmer canned 11. Dacotah Mittag was WDC's top point man with 13 tallies. Tanner Horn and Jack...
February 27, 2015 - 12:10am
Rutten's 29 lifts Perham over Wadena-Deer Creek
Maria Rutten poured in a game-high 29 points Friday as Perham prevailed 58-49 in an overtime tilt on Wadena-Deer Creek's court. The Wolverines led 22-20 midway through the contest and boosted their lead to eight with 10 minutes remaining in the game. The Yellowjackets fought back...
February 27, 2015 - 12:10am
Five area matmen advancing to Xcel Energy Center
A Class A state tournament berth was not necessarily in the cards for Wadena-Deer Creek's Carter Wright when he started wrestling Friday afternoon at Wheaton High School. Wright was only the seventh seed in 138-pound weight class when the Section 6A individual tournament began. Rather...
February 27, 2015 - 12:08am
February 24, 2015
Wolverines to face Hawley in South Sub-Section 8AA quarterfinals
Eighth-seeded Wadena-Deer Creek (0-26) faces No. 1-seeded Hawley (21-3) in a 7 p.m. South Sub-Section 8AA quarterfinal game Thursday at Hawley. Other 7 p.m. quarterfinal games in the south half of Section 8AA on Thursday will see No. 4 Perham (11-14) playing No. 5 Frazee (11-15),...
February 24, 2015 - 5:17pm
Verndale cagers to face top-seeded Nevis Thursday
The eighth-seeded Verndale Pirates take on top-seeded Nevis at 7 p.m. Thursday in the North Sub-Section 5A boys’ basketball tournament. The Pirates advanced Monday by defeating No. 9 Hill City 76-66 in a pigtail game. The Pirates go into the quarterfinal round with a record of...
February 24, 2015 - 5:09pm
WDC danceline: Choices for All-State team
Wadena-Deer Creek seniors Autumn Jahnke, left, and Kristyn Ament flank dance line coach Beth Motschenbacher after being selected to the All-State...
February 24, 2015 - 12:10am
February 23, 2015
Youth basketball: Park Rapids champions
Wadena-Deer Creek's fourth grade girls traveling basketball team took top honors Feb. 7 in the Park Rapids tournament. Members of the team included, front row, from left, Janika VanOurkerk, Ally Pavek and Lily Adkins. Back row, from left, Kate Redning, Madison Carsten, Mercedes Schulz,...
February 23, 2015 - 12:10am
February 22, 2015
Raiders bow to Border West in Section 6A match
The fifth-seeded Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders came up short Tuesday night in losing a 39-33 decision to fourth-seeded Border West in Section 6A team wrestling action. Squaring off on the West Central Area mat, the Raiders notched the first victory of the evening as Quinn Kern...
February 22, 2015 - 12:10am