Skip to main content
Sheriff's office reports high number of calls about unsecured livestock wandering onto roads
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
Big meth bust lands Detroit Lakes man in prison for nearly 13 years
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 20 edition
Living History: Schmitt heads to state tourney
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
Margaret L. Garr
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
The Reverend Lloyd C. Kallevig
NJPA presents check to support regional veterans projects
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Holweger graduates from basic training
Birth announcements - Oct. 20 edition
Sea Salt Caramel Apples
Changing terminology can make accepting end-of-life decisions easier
Clergy View: Thankful for the fingerprints of God
Your letters - Oct. 20 edition
New VA health care form removes barriers
Help needed for veterans in crisis
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
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
November 19, 2015
Wolverines have more seniors, depth for upcoming hockey season
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines will tackle the 2015-2016 hockey season with a new head coach, a large group of seniors and more depth. Kyle Davis, who assisted Chris Holman with last year's squad, will be calling the shots this year. Davis has 11 seniors on his roster including...
November 19, 2015 - 3:23pm
November 8, 2015
Pirates headed for Class A state volleyball tournament
The Verndale Pirates achieved a season-long goal Saturday night as they qualified for the Class A state volleyball tournament with a 3-0 victory...
November 8, 2015 - 8:14pm
November 4, 2015
Blue Devils open girls' hockey season Friday at Sauk Centre
Bob Bergman’s Prairie Centre Blue Devils take to the ice Friday for their season opener with the Willmar Cardinals. The new cooperative of Wadena-Deer Creek, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle and Sauk Centre is slated to host the Cards at 7 p.m. at the Sauk Centre arena. The only...
November 4, 2015 - 3:19pm
Underwood, OTC, UNC gridders headed into state semifinal round
Grand Meadow, Minneota, Becker, and Mankato West have all survived the first round of tournament play and advance with hopes of defending their 2014 titles. Fourteen teams that made it to their respective semifinal games still boast unblemished records. ...
November 4, 2015 - 11:52am