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Weather changing some after school WDC activities
Wadena County senior companions recognized for service
Police Scanner-Dec. 1 Edition
Living history: Woman gets $1,500 for fall into pit
News briefs - Dec. 1 edition
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Pirates geared up for strong basketball season
Crunch time here for the Vikings
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
Carol A. White
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Vehicles broke down alongside the road
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
November 7, 2016
Wolverines bow to Rebels in battle for Class AA state volleyball berth
The Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton Rebels earned their first Class AA state volleyball tournament berth since 2007 Saturday night as they defeated Wadena-Deer Creek 25-23, 25-21, 25-21 for the Section 8AA championship. Squaring off for the second time this season, the Rebels and the Wolverines...
November 7, 2016 - 12:54pm
November 4, 2016
Comets hand Pirates 20-14 loss in Section 4 title game
Kyler Newman scored a pair of touchdowns as Hillcrest handed Verndale a 20-14 defeat Friday in the Section, Class Nine-man championship game at the Fargodome. With memories of an 18-0 regular season defeat to the Pirates dancing in their heads, the Comets avoided giving up any of...
November 4, 2016 - 7:38pm
November 2, 2016
Verndale girls ousted from Sub-Section 5A playoffs
Top-seeded Verndale lost to No. 2 Kimball in five games Tuesday night in a West Sub-Section 5A semifinal match at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle High School. The Pirates, who won the Section 5A title last year and played three matches in the Class A state volleyball tournament, ended their...
November 2, 2016 - 7:22am
October 31, 2016
Wolverines to face Patriots Tuesday for sub-section volleyball title
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines will be bidding for their first Section 8AA championship berth in five years Tuesday when they meet Pequot Lakes in the South Sub-Section 8AA finals at Pillager. The 7 p.m. match will pit the 21-9 Wolverines against a Pequot Lakes team they defeated...
October 31, 2016 - 2:55pm
August 6, 2016
Fall sports meeting set Aug. 11 at WDC
The Wadena-Deer Creek Athletic Department will host its Grades 7-12 Fall Sports Meeting on Thursday, August 11 at 6 p.m. in the Commons at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School. Parents and student-athletes will be asked to fill out mandatory paperwork and pay fees, which are required...
August 6, 2016 - 8:15am
July 27, 2016
WDC Babe Ruth club will meet DGF or Litchfield in state opener
The Wadena-Deer Creek Babe Ruth baseball team will open play in the 13-15 state tournament at 2 p.m. Thursday in Cold Spring against Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton or Litchfield Green. DGF and Litchfield square off in a 10 a.m. game Thursday at Cold Spring. Other teams involved in the 12-team...
July 27, 2016 - 2:21pm
July 13, 2016
Wadena-Deer Creek Summer Rec Activities
•No practice for all levels of Baseball/Softball on Wednesday, July 13 due to the Pee Wee Boys Tourney @ Wadena. Pee Wee boys need to be at the complex by 8:30am. •Practice/Fun Day on Thursday, July 14 with Baseball and Softball Practices at regular times. Rex McDonald Studio...
July 13, 2016 - 7:47am
June 21, 2016
Springfield edges Parkers Prairie in 11 for Class A state baseball title
Carter Cook drove in two runs and scored another to help Springfield to a 4-2, 11-inning win over Parkers Prairie in the Class A championship game of the MSHSL baseball tournament Monday at Target Field. Sam Baier worked 5.2 innings of scoreless, three hit relief for the Tigers,...
June 21, 2016 - 8:22am
June 8, 2016
Kern advancing to Class AA state golf tournament
Jordan Kern became the first Wadena-Deer Creek golfer to qualify for state competition since Mike Grieme in 2004 Tuesday in the Section 8AA tournament at Bemidji Town and Country Club. Kern shot an 81 Monday and shaved three strokes off that score Tuesday for a two-day total of 159....
June 8, 2016 - 10:10am
May 24, 2016
Wolverines, Raiders to meet in Section 6AA baseball game Thursday
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines will open Section 6AA baseball tournament play Thursday hosting Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale in a 5 p.m. game. The two Park Region Conference rivals have met twice this season. The Wolverines posted a 17-2 win April 26 in Bertha. The Raiders notched a 5-1...
May 24, 2016 - 3:15pm
May 18, 2016
Wolverines to face No. 1 Pequot Lakes in softball playoff game
The No. 8 Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines will travel to Pequot Lakes for a 4:30 p.m. softball playoff game Thursday with the No. 1 Patriots. The game is being played Thursday due to graduation exercises Friday in Wadena.
May 18, 2016 - 2:22pm
Blazers hand Millers 11-3 setback
Patrick Riewer went 2-for-4, homered and drove in three runs Sunday as the Bertha Blazers defeated New York Mills 11-3. Marcus Riewer also had homered for the Blazers. Riewer was 2-for-5 in his leadoff spot, scored three trimes and drove in two runs. Nate Meissner went 3-for-5 in...
May 18, 2016 - 2:10pm
February 10, 2016
'Basketball Buddies' Camp to be held at WDC Elementary
Wadena-Deer Creek first and second grade girls are invited to join "Basketball Buddies" - a two-day camp on Feb. 16 and 23, from 3:10-4:10 p.m. at the WDC Elementary gym. Sign-up is required. Registration forms are on school's website. Cost for the camp is $5; Checks are payable to...
February 10, 2016 - 12:23pm
December 8, 2015
Boxing card on tap Dec. 19 in Wadena
The Wadena Boxing Club will hold their first local card of the 2015-2016 season Saturday, Dec. 19, at the National Guard Armory in Wadena. Boxing is slated to begin at 7:30 p.m. A card with 10 bouts is being planned.
December 8, 2015 - 3:57pm
December 1, 2015
Ehlert taking Wolverines into 2015-2016 cage season
Tori Ehlert has been doing a lot of teaching as she prepares her new basketball team for Tuesday night’s season opener at Staples. “The team has showed up for the last two weeks and has given their best effort,” Ehlert said. “There has been a lot of teaching.” In addition...
December 1, 2015 - 11:57am