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Ottertail woman injured in crash on County Highway 52
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City of Wadena receives 2015 audit report
Post 171 ends season with 15-4 record
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Ryan replaced as Twins' general manager
Surging Twins doing more by doing less
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
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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
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
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Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Menten, Nye & Max to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Goodbody's Gold' takes stage at Elmer's
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Pauly makes Dean's List at Bemidji State University
Hinojos makes dean's list at UM-Twin Cities
Berger makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Pina Colada Fruit Salad
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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 Ottertail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
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Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
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
March 4, 2015
Wolverines face playoff rematch with Hawley Thursday
Wadena-Deer Creek will take the court against Hawley for the second time this season in a South Sub-Section 8AA tilt Thursday at Hawley. The Wolverines are seeded eighth in the sub-section with a 2-23 record. The Nuggets are ranked first after winning 21 of their 24 regular season...
March 4, 2015 - 2:47pm
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
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
February 4, 2015
Blue Devils to face Northern Lakes in Section 6A tournament
The fifth-seeded Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek girls’ hockey team will faced fourth-seeded Northern Lakes at 5 p.m. Saturday in a Section 6A tournament game at Breezy Point. The Blue Devils take a 10-15 record into the game. Northern Lakes sports a 7-13 record. Third-seeded...
February 4, 2015 - 2:02pm
October 29, 2014
Skogen to be inducted into MBCA Hall of Honor
Former Wadena area broadcaster Dan Skogen will be among six individuals inducted into the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Honor on Friday at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Minneapolis. Skogen was sports director at KWAD/KNSP/KKWS in Wadena from 1982-2012...
October 29, 2014 - 9:44am
October 2, 2014
WDC Homecoming parade cancelled
Due to the inclement weather forecast the Wadena-Deer Creek Homecoming parade scheduled for Friday has been be cancelled. Students will attend class as usual Friday afternoon. The local forecast for Friday calls for a high of 40 with a high likelihood of rain and wind gusts approaching...
October 2, 2014 - 9:02am
June 11, 2014
OTC golf teams fifth, seventh at Class A state meet after first day
The Otter Tail Central boys’ golf team had a fifth place round of 354 while the OTC girls carded a seventh place round of 413 Tuesday at the Class A state tournament on the Pebble Creek course near Becker. Tyler Ukkelberg’s 84 led the OTC boys. Ukkelberg finished in a first...
June 11, 2014 - 11:16am
Theisen tied for 30th at Sand Creek
Wadena-Deer Creek senior Heather Theisen tied for 30th place in a field of 88 Tuesday as the first round of Class AA state golf competition was held The Ridges of Sand Creek course near Jordan. Theisen shot a round of 46 on the front nine and then came back with a 40 on the back...
June 11, 2014 - 11:11am
June 9, 2014
Open tennis to begin June 10 at WDC courts
Wadena Summer Rec will host “Open Tennis” at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays starting on June 10 at the WDC High School courts located on Community Center Drive (behind the middle/high school). Wadena-Deer Creek High School alum and tennis standout Aaron Nelson will...
June 9, 2014 - 5:28pm
June 6, 2014
WDC golfers to receive all-academic award
The Wadena-Deer Creek girls' golf team has won the Section 6AA All-Academic award for the 2014 season. The award will be presented to the team June 9 at the state tournament banquet. WDC's Heather Theisen is competing in the Class AA state tournament June 10-11 at The Ridges of Sand...
June 6, 2014 - 9:30am
June 4, 2014
Frederick, Silverstreaks stop Wolverines
Jordan Frederick spun a three-hitter May 27 as the state-ranked Osakis Silverstreaks blanked the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 8-0 in Section 6AA baseball tournament play. Frederick struck out nine and did not surrender a walk in a complete game performance for Osakis. Tanner...
June 4, 2014 - 9:34am
June 3, 2014
Theisen qualifies for Class AA state golf tournament
Heather Theisen qualified for a Class AA state tournament trip Tuesday in the Section 6AA meet at Blackberry Ridge. The Wadena-Deer Creek...
June 3, 2014 - 5:24pm
MSHSL adopts district football scheduling plan for 2015 and beyond
Minnesota State High School League schools should no longer have a reason to travel far out of state to find football opponents or play less than an eight-game regular season football schedule. The League Board of Directors Monday unanimously adopted a plan...
June 3, 2014 - 6:52am
February 27, 2014
Class A State Wrestling Scorecard
Minnesota Class A Team Wrestling Tournament Quarterfinals (Winners are displayed on the top line) Frazee 32, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 22 106 4 points 10-0 Anthony Kern Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Blaine Beaty Frazee 113 6 points Fall 1:12 Tanner...
February 27, 2014 - 3:44pm