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WDC students canoe the Crow Wing River
Verndale bus garage project moving forward
Students learn about fur trade at history museum
5-year-old Henning girl returns home after farm accident
Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Veronen, Schneider lead Cardinal swimmers
Ross finishes in Top 50 at Milaca Mega meet
Weniger, Pirates lasso Mustangs 52-8
Pirates place eighth in Class A Showcase
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Real Men Sing Festival is Oct. 1
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Church briefs - Sept. 29 edition
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
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
December 4, 2011
Deer Creek Council gets baseball restoration update
Diane George updated the Deer Creek City Council on the Deer Creek Baseball Restoration Project. "We've got the walls to the dugout up and we have the backstop up," she said. George said the roof should go up on both dugouts this fall, and the fence builder would continue on the...
December 4, 2011 - 11:10am
Deer Creek Fire and Rescue looking for volunteers
Deer Creek Fire and Rescue Department is looking male or female volunteers. Call Jerry (218) 462-2168 or Travis at Deer Creek Oil (218) 462-2200 for application.
December 4, 2011 - 10:38am
November 13, 2011
DC man arrested for passport fraud
A Deer Creek man was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service in Alabama Oct. 5 for allegedly using another person's identity to apply for a passport, according to the U.S.
November 13, 2011 - 4:01pm
October 16, 2011
Fire knocks out power, destroys garage
A fire destroyed a garage and caused a power outage in Deer Creek Wednesday evening, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, along with Deer Creek Fire and Rescue, responded to a home at 208 N Hwy 106 around 8:30 p.m. to find...
October 16, 2011 - 3:36pm
August 28, 2011
Gospel sing and hog feed planned
The Deer Creek Mobile Home Park is "Putting on the HAWG" with a Gospel sing, this Saturday, Aug 27, from 1-5 p.m. The Holmquist Family, Uffda Mountain Boys and Mona LaValley will be entertaining with some traditional Gospel music and Gospel bluegrass. Each group has a different...
August 28, 2011 - 11:10am
Trinity chicken supper coming up Sept. 11
Trinity Lutheran Church in Deer Creek will hold its 28th Annual Chicken Supper from 4:30-7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Deer Creek Community Center, Deer Creek. The menu includes baked/broasted chicken, baked potato, rolls, corn, coleslaw, pickles, pie and beverage. A free...
August 28, 2011 - 11:09am
August 12, 2011
Benefit for Ruthie Schlueter
A benefit for Ruthie Schlueter will be held Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Deer Creek Community Center from 3 to 6 p.m. A pork chop dinner with free will offering will be served along with a silent auction and bake sale. Ruthie was diagnosed in February with a very aggressive form of brain...
August 12, 2011 - 2:14pm
June 26, 2011
Deer Creek man sought by authorities for stealing another man's identity
Law enforcement officials are on the hunt for a 56-year-old Deer Creek man who is believed to be armed and dangerous. Frank Chester Brown is wanted by authorities for allegedly using the identity of another person when applying for a passport. The federal criminal complaint, which...
June 26, 2011 - 1:12pm
March 18, 2011
Firearms safety course to be offered in Deer Creek
The Minnesota Firearms Safety Course will be held at the Deer Creek Community Center beginning April 4 from 7-9 p.m. Students who wish to enroll must be 11 years old and reach the age of 12 years by Nov. 6, 2011. There is no maximum age, although the course is designed for youths...
March 18, 2011 - 4:48pm
February 5, 2011
Namedropper: Samantha Voge
Gregg Raisanen, dean of academic affairs at Alexandria Technical & Community College, recognized 450 students for academic excellence. Samantha Voge of Deer Creek was named to the dean's list for achieving a GPA of 3.5 or higher fall semester 2010. Voge is enrolled in the paralegal...
February 5, 2011 - 4:08pm
Birth: Jan. 22
Jan. 22 -- Cole and LeAnn Zeise of Deer Creek, boy, Tegan Lee Zeise, 7 pounds, 8 ounces and 20 inches long, Perham Memorial Hospital. He is welcomed home by his sibling, Carsen Zeise, 2.
February 5, 2011 - 10:48am
January 2, 2011
Keepsakes from the school site
A Deer Creek woman has taken bits of broken glass from the tornado-damaged Wadena-Deer Creek High School and transformed them into unique and...
January 2, 2011 - 6:50pm
December 19, 2010
Wadena-Deer Creek wrestlers run dual meet season record to 6-0
The streaking Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines ran their season mat record to 6-0 Tuesday by taking top honors in the Pequot Lakes-Pine River-Backus...
December 19, 2010 - 10:07am
Reed nets 25 points as Wolverines triumph
Tom VanErp's Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines broke into the win column Tuesday night with a 54-35 victory over Pine River-Backus. Jordan Reed led the Wolverines with a game-high 25 points while Josh Sherman chipped in with 10. "They didn't really have a matchup for Jordan," VanErp...
December 19, 2010 - 10:04am
Storm blanks Blue Devils
Dani Schultz iced four goals and one assist Tuesday at the Morris-Benson Storm blitzed Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek 6-0. Brooke Falk stopped 22 shots in recording her first shutout in seven games.
December 19, 2010 - 9:57am