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Boy scout to spruce up city entrance signs
Courts - July 21 edition
Vandalism plagues Menahga city beach, campground baths
Minnesotans for Unity peaceful demonstration planned July 23
Ottertail woman injured in crash on County Highway 52
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Post 171 ends season with 15-4 record
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
Michael Charles Brakefield
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Menten, Nye & Max to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Pauly makes Dean's List at Bemidji State University
Births - July 14 edition
Hinojos makes dean's list at UM-Twin Cities
Berger makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
What are the rules regarding cyclists?
Court rules that VA has been shortchanging veterans since 2009
Violent minority are sucking us in
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
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
UNC girls to join OTC, Perham boys at Class A state cross country meet
The United North Central girls will join the Otter Tail Central and Perham boys' cross country teams Saturday to compete in the Class A state meet at St. Olaf College in Northfield. Three team champions return to defend thteir titles. The Mora boys (Class A) and the Trinity School...
November 4, 2015 - 10:46am
October 12, 2015
WDC gridders travel to Breckenridge Tuesday for 6 p.m. playoff game
Seventh-seeded Wadena-Deer Creek tangles with second-seeded Breckenridge Tuesday in a 6 p.m. Section 6AA football game at Breck. The winner of the WDC-Breckenridge game will play the third-seeded Pillager or sixth-seeded Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in a 7 p.m. game Saturday at the home...
October 12, 2015 - 1:28pm