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Grass fire burns near Bluegrass
Fargo man accused of assaulting DL officer
Courts - April 30
Lynk asks for MCLU aid to challenge firing
Property Transfers and Marriages - April 30
Panthers keep Wolverines out of win column
Wangsness sparks WDC boys in Cardinal Invite
Do not let the first round hype fool you
WDC girls tie for sixth at Bemidji Invite
Raiders pummel Panthers in 12-1 victory
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
Damlo steps into transit director position
Friendly Rider drivers win safety awards
Utecht shares stories of football, memory loss
Business briefs - April 9 edition
Actors find 'A Little Piece of Heaven'
Entertainment briefs - April 30
Beautiful Wadena: Part 1
Winnie and me: Regale toad known throughout community
Community dinners continue April 28
Heltemes recognized for outstanding cookie sales
Watermelon, Arugula, Feta and Mint Salad
Seventh graders read Earth Day booklets to elementary students
Fourth-graders present 'Living Wax Museum'
Does the Minnesota State Patrol use dogs within its agency?
President signs VFW federal charter into law
Why are trucks with loud mufflers ticketed when motorcycles are not?
VA benefits spending varies by state
Farmers hoping for rain
State record fish caught in Otter Tail County
March 22, 2015
Bowling scores - March 19 edition
Wadena Lanes (March 1-6) Sunday Sunset Lane Jockeys - 95 1/2 Hanes Trucking - 87 Certified Auto Repair - 82 1/2 Star Bank - 81 1/2 Whiskey Creek Saloon - 79 MN Valley Irrigation - 75 1/2 Wadena Lanes - 71 Samuelson Laney - 65 PDK Welding - 64 Woodland...
March 22, 2015 - 12:08am
March 21, 2015
Are those high-risk running backs worth the trouble?
Is professional football planning to eradicate the running back? Never, you say. There will always be a place for the running back in a game with a "foot" in it. The ghosts of Knute Rockne and Red Grange have nothing to fear. A lot of teams do seem to be be giving up on their...
March 21, 2015 - 12:10am
Fruechte has Wolverines working on mechanics
First-year head softball coach Tracy Fruechte wants to make sure her Wadena-Deer Creek squad is on the same page this spring when it comes to mechanics. Fruechte wants to improve batting and fielding as she works on changing the fortunes of a team that went 3-14 on the diamond...
March 21, 2015 - 12:08am
March 20, 2015
Numbers up again for WDC track and field squads
Marc Reynolds and his Wadena-Deer Creek coaching staff are looking at their best numbers in the past five years as they prepare for the 2014-2015 track and field season. The Wolverines, who are trying to grow their junior high program along with their varsity squad, opened the...
March 20, 2015 - 10:50am
WDC's Behl chosen to All-Section 6A second team
Wadena-Deer Creek's Michael Behl has been selected as a second team forward on the 2014-2015 All-Section 6A Coaches' Team. Behl was Section 6A's leading scorer with 33 goals, 29 assists and 62 total points. Behl also led the section with five short-handed goals. Receiving...
March 20, 2015 - 12:08am
March 16, 2015
Battlers place fourth in Class A state cage tournament
No. 4 Central Minnesota Christian (25-4) defeated No. 3 Battle Lake (30-3) in the MSHSL Class A Third Place game by a score of 57-55 on Saturday morning at Concordia University in St. Paul. Central Minnesota Christian got off to a strong start as they scored 13 of the first 17...
March 16, 2015 - 10:34am
Archery Scores - March 12 edition
Mit-Ti-Quab Archery League Scores (Week 3) TEAM POINTS Jefferson Hearing Aid Center 16 Kern Electronics and Lasers 16 Integrity Roofing 15 Weber Wadena Hardware 15 Prairie Archery 14 Bullseye Bar and Grill 12 Super One Foods 11 Mid-Central Savings Bank 9 TOTAL...
March 16, 2015 - 12:10am
March 15, 2015
Bowling scores - March 12 edition
Wadena Lanes (Feb.
March 15, 2015 - 12:10am
Nevis, Battle Lake cagers competing in Class A state field
The 2015 State Boys' Basketball Tournament field begins play Wednesday and Thursday in Minneapolis. Quarterfinal games will be played at Target Center on Wednesday and at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis on both Wednesday and Thursday. Semifinals...
March 15, 2015 - 12:10am
March 14, 2015
Dayton's plan could provide a war over water
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton wants to see 50 feet of buffer strip protecting all state waters in the future. It is an idea many sportsmen are likely to support and many farmers are likely to oppose. Dayton came out with his proposal at a Department of Natural Resources roundtable...
March 14, 2015 - 12:10am
Trojans hold off Pirates in North Sub-Section 5A battle
An aggressive Sebeka squad upset Verndale's plans for a rematch with Browerville by posting a 40-37 North Sub-Section 5A victory over the Pirates Saturday on the Wadena-Deer Creek court. Heidi Olson buried two free throws with 20 seconds left to put the Trojans up 39-37. Olson...
March 14, 2015 - 12:10am
March 13, 2015
VanErp nets 18 as Battlers advance in Class A state tournament
By MSHSL Staff No. 3 Battle Lake (30-1) advanced to the MSHSL Class A Semifinals with an 83-66 win over Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (21-10) on Thursday at Williams Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Battle Lake featured a balanced...
March 13, 2015 - 7:19am
Nuggets overpower Wolverines 49-29
The Hawley Nuggets flashed their defensive skills Thursday in defeating Wadena-Deer Creek 49-29 in a South Sub-Section 8AA playoff game at Hawley. The top-ranked Nuggets held an opponent to under 30 points for the second straight time in their victory over the eighth-ranked Wolverines....
March 13, 2015 - 12:10am
Three Wadena boxers triumph on local card
Wadena's Trent Petro, Ry Denzel and Blake Herron chalked up victories Saturday on a Golden Gloves card Saturday night in Wadena. Petro, who met St. Cloud's Avery Miller in a three round main event fight, found himself earning a close decision in the 175-pound contest. Denzel...
March 13, 2015 - 12:08am
March 9, 2015
Pirates end regular season on winning note
The Verndale Pirates tuned up for the North Sub-Section 5A playoffs Friday by posting a 48-34 victory over Hillcrest in their regular season finale. Jordyn Glenz paced the Comets with 14 points. Shania Glenz backed up her sister with 11 tallies. The Comets shot 45 percent from...
March 9, 2015 - 12:44pm