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News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
County Commission approves support of assistance program
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
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
Elementary football cancelled for Oct. 12
Wadena-Deer Creek football for Grades 4, 5 and 6 has been cancelled for Monday, Oct. 12.
October 12, 2015 - 10:06am
September 29, 2015
Rossy Roundup draws 63 golfers to Whitetail Run
A field of 63 players competed in the 14th annual Rossy Roundup golf tournament Sept. 19 at Wadena's Whitetail Run Golf Course. Golfers finding their way to Whitetail Run for the tournament included 27 from Wadena, 10 from Redwood Falls, nine from Morris, six from New York Mills,...
September 29, 2015 - 8:34am
September 15, 2015
LPGE Invitational Boys OTC 53, Holdingford 92, New London-Spicer 100, Albany 143, Morris 149, Melrose 176, Wadena-Deer Creek 186, Litchfield 196, LPGE 236, Royalton 243, Paynesville 257, Sauk Centre 311, Osakis 328, St. John's Prep 340 WDC Leader Noah Ross, 13th Girls Morris...
September 15, 2015 - 4:28pm
Verndale 25-25-25, Swanville 18-9-13 Shania Glenz 10 kills, 1 block Jordyn Glenz 18 kills, 8 digs, 1.5 blocks Sarah Moenkedick 3 aces, 14 digs Morgan Glenz 1 ace, 4 kills, 6 digs Haley Stinar 17 assists, 3 digs, 1 ace Megan Dougherty 2 aces, 8 assists, 10 digs Alexys Thompson...
September 15, 2015 - 2:52pm
September 10, 2015
WDC to host ‘Tackle Cancer’ fundraiser Friday night
The Wadena-Deer Creek football program, along with the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund, have teamed up to host its second annual “Tackle Cancer” night, Sept. 11 when the WDC Wolverines hosts the Osakis Silverstreaks. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. at WDC Football...
September 10, 2015 - 2:50pm
September 1, 2015
WDC harriers place third, fifth at Staples
Noah Ross placed ninth with a time of 19:48.3 and Hannah Vorderbruggen took fifth with a 23:37.2 Monday as the Wolverines took third and fifth in the Staples-Motley Invitational. Toby Wood and Konnor Stueve backed up Ross with times of 20:39.1 and 20:52.7 for 17th and 19th place....
September 1, 2015 - 11:29am
August 25, 2015
Sauk Centre Tennis Quadrangular
Sauk Centre Quadrangular Team Results Benson 5, WDC 2 Sauk Centre 4, WDC 3 WDC 4, Parkers Prairie 3 Wadena-Deer Creek Results Singles No. 1: Whitney Eickhoff 1-2 No. 2: Abby Westrum 1-2 No. 3: Grace Hinojos 0-3 No. 4: Nicole Miller 0-3 Doubles No....
August 25, 2015 - 8:26am
June 4, 2015
Five local track and field stars heading for Hamline
Local state meet veterans Brody Wangsness, Autumn Jahnke and Samuel Moore will be joined by newcomers Sutton Lohmiller and Alyson Daigneault Friday and Saturday in the Class A track and field championships at Hamline University in St. Paul. Brody Wangsness Wangsness is...
June 4, 2015 - 1:00pm