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News briefs - Sept. 18 edition
Vikings suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
Property Transfers and marriages - Sept. 11 edition
Living history: Man wants dog law in Wadena County
Pirates edge Rockets 14-13 in overtime thriller
Peterson denies being a child abuser
Longie named Person of the Year by Wrestling USA magazine
Finck-Whynott capture Memorial Bestball honors
Wolverines bow twice in Detroit Lakes Triangular
Mildred Elizabeth Fyten
Mary Louise Reilly Merickel
Harry Wahlquist elected Chairman-elect
From Circus Pizza to Harvest Thyme Bistro
TCHC recognized for efforts to protect patients from influenza
A sneak peek at Detroit Mountain
Staff coming aboard at Maslowski Wellness and Regional Center
Recollections of Judge Murray on the early days in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 11 edition
Friends of Library book sale set for Sept. 23-25
A curious hobby: Nimrod man scouts cemeteries for fun
Church briefs - Sept. 4 edition
Birth announcements - Sept. 11 edition
Harrison crowned Miss Moorhead 2014`
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Area students graduate from NDSU
Your letters - Sept. 11 edition
Healthy eating important for school
VA opens Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
Why do cars need two license plates?
The tragic consequences of trying meth
Which kid is the best shot?
Applications open for Conservation Partners grants
August crop: Throwing bales
April 15, 2009
Ealy reflects on 24 years as 'The Library Lady'
As Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools celebrate National Library Week April 12-18, it's an appropriate time to recognize WDC's "Library Lady,"...
April 15, 2009 - 12:50pm
April 8, 2009
Crawford, Berg take firsts at Little Amik II
Kelsi Crawford and Brigetta Berg captured first place finishes for Wadena-Deer Creek Tuesday in the storm-delayed Little Amik II track and field meet at Bemidji State. Crawford won the shot put with a toss of 33-5 while teammate Rachel Craig added points with a fifth place throw...
April 8, 2009 - 12:40pm
Wolverines looking for big leap forward on the bases
Kyle Dyhoff sees plenty of talent. The first-year head coach inherits a Wadena-Deer Creek team that sported a 1-17 record when the season ended last year. "Last year's disappointing season does not reflect what type of team we are," said Dykhoff, who played for the Wolverines and...
April 8, 2009 - 12:39pm
Just clowning around
April 8, 2009 - 12:23pm
April 1, 2009
Many Wolverines could get the call to contribute
Seniors will lead the way this spring as Kevin Ross and the Wadena-Deer Creek boys' golf team pursue a stronger season on the links. "We are...
April 1, 2009 - 5:20pm
Three WDC icemen compete in advance hockey tryouts
Wadena-Deer Creek's Brandon Wing, Taylor Bienusa and Logan Meyer participated in the USA Hockey/Minnesota Advance program tryouts March 21-22 in Plymouth. The Advance program allows collectively 320 players from around the state to try out for the Advance 16 program and another 320...
April 1, 2009 - 5:19pm
Four Wolverines named to Mid-State wrestling team
Wadena-Deer Creek's Matt Hagen, Eddie Lustila, Josh Sweere and Jared Wegscheid have earned post-season wrestling honors in the Mid-State Conference. Hagen won the Section 6 individual title at 130 to earn his first trip to the Class A state meet. The senior grappler won 31 of his...
April 1, 2009 - 5:18pm
Mid-State champs ready for more in 2009
Craig Klawitter is sure of one thing this spring -- the competition is going to be just that much better. Klawitter's team won the Mid-State...
April 1, 2009 - 5:13pm
March 28, 2009
'Grateful beyond words' for WDC's help
When the Wadena-Deer Creek bus pulled up to Dick and Bonnie Huntley's home on March 24 and students started filing off the bus, the south Fargo residents broke down and cried. Their prayers had been answered, they said. For two days, the Huntleys waited for volunteers to help them...
March 28, 2009 - 10:09am
March 25, 2009
Mildred Maxine (Dorow) Clasen, 88, of Deer Creek, died peacefully on Thursday, March 20, 2009, at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. She was born in Parker, S.D. on Sept. 20, 1920, the daughter of Gust and Emma (Mielke) Dorow. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. She...
March 25, 2009 - 1:52pm
March 18, 2009
Cuts made, but it 'might be worse' at WDC
Curiosity reigned over a large audience Monday night in the Wadena School Board meeting room. With $590,000 in cuts needed to balance the budget for the 2009-10 school year, the board approved a resolution to either discontinue or reduce 10 educational programs and positions.
March 18, 2009 - 4:00pm
Turnovers plague Wolverines in 84-75 loss
The playoff road was a short one for Travis Hensch and his high-scoring Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Thursday as they fell to Hawley 84-75 in the first round of West Section 8AA playoffs. While Hensch saw his team capitalize on 19 Hawley turnovers to put up 70 or more points for...
March 18, 2009 - 3:50pm
Gregory likes to start day with woodcarving
Woodcarver Neil Gregory's creative juices start flowing in the wee hours of the morning. He gets up by 4 or 5 a.m. to turn single chunks of wood...
March 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
Isabel Lucille Proszek, 83, of Deer Creek, passed away March 10, 2009, at home with her daughter Shelley under hospice care. She was born June 9, 1925, in Deer Creek to Charles Logan and Ida Pearl (McLaughlin) Tuffs. She grew up in Deer Creek and attended Deer Creek school. In October...
March 18, 2009 - 12:58pm