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Flood relief bill passes house, heads to Governor Dayton
Courts - Jan. 29 edition
Wadena courthouse generator may be installed on Presidents' Day
Dayton releases budget plan
WDC's one-act performance of 'The Chair Play' advances to Sections, Jan. 31
Glenz, Pirates hop back on winning track
Shorts, slippers, S Chancellor on field Saturday
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Mimmack, Smith lead Flying Warrors past Blue Devils
Riepes building skills through extension program
Lakewood Health System recognized for Minnesota Hospital Association Patient Safety Initiative
Tri-County Leases Retail Space to Seip Drug
Hanson, Brenk earn promotions at Forum Communication
Niche program offered at M State
The bus ride from Branson
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 29 edition
Ensemble cast marches to the forefront in 'Selma'
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 22 edition
Waffle maker produces some surprising treats
Birth announcements - Jan. 22 edition
Alina Perez Makes the Dean's List at Rochester Community and Technical College
Rachel Craig earns Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award
Certificate of Eligibility now available online
Do police officers have quotas to meet?
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Can proof of insurance be shown electronically?
Your letters - Jan. 22 edition
A winter walk through Glendalough
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Federal court wolf ruling - now what?
December 31, 2011
Birth: Dec. 28
Meriam and Perry Schrock of Deer Creek, girl, Edna P. Schrock, 8 pounds, 2 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care.
December 31, 2011 - 2:34pm
December 31, 2011 - 12:36pm
Car was traveling 114 mph seconds before impact
Recently released court documents show that 21-year-old Daniel Edmund Resch was driving 114 mph seconds before his car crashed, causing the death of 2011 New York Mills graduate Ty Vernon Bell. Resch's blood alcohol content was .14, over the legal limit, according to court documents. Resch...
December 31, 2011 - 11:57am
December 25, 2011
Deer Creek eyes wireless, electric town sign
Deer Creek may get an electric entrance sign in the future, announcing community events and weather alerts among other information. Steve Techam and Buck Weaver presented the idea to the city council. "When we had our temporary sign up so the public could see it - it was last year...
December 25, 2011 - 4:12pm
December 24, 2011
Steffens claims third, Waln takes sixth at Big Bear
Wadena-Deer Creek's Mitch Steffens took third and Sam Waln claimed sixth Saturday at the Big Bear Tournament in Cass Lake. Steffens decisioned Willmar's Nate Mittag 7-4 in the 113-pound third place match. Waln lost a 5-3 overtime decision to Willmar's Austin Miles at 120. The Wolverines...
December 24, 2011 - 4:51pm
Lightning jolt Wolverines
Connor Chambers tacked up four goals and four assists Tuesday as the Northern Lakes Lightning skated past Wadena-Deer Creek 9-5. Kegan Couture...
December 24, 2011 - 4:23pm
December 18, 2011
Blue Devils skate to 6-2 victory
Four first period goals carried the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek Blue Devils past Morris/Benson Area 6-2 Tuesday for their first victory in five decisions. Katelyn Barthel scored twice for the Blue Devils. Morgan Zeise iced the game's first goal. Ashley Helseth and Kat...
December 18, 2011 - 3:58pm
House burns down outside Wadena
A house on Otter Tail County Road 75 west of Wadena burned down, but no one was home at the time of the fire Wednesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said the fire was called in by a passing motorist around 10:13 p.m. on Dec. 14. The Wadena and Deer Creek Fire Departments,...
December 18, 2011 - 1:43pm
Deer Creek council discusses exercise equipment
The Deer Creek City Council took action and talked about a variety of items during its December regular meeting. The council discussed the idea of exercise equipment in the Deer Creek Community Center.
December 18, 2011 - 11:36am
Birth: Dec. 7
Dec. 7 -- Lori and Edward Hochstetler of Deer Creek, boy, Delbert E. Hochstetler, 7 pounds, 3 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
December 18, 2011 - 9:53am
December 12, 2011
Wood stove stokes fire near Deer Creek
Investigators believe an external wood stove is to blame for a fire that burned part of a house near Deer Creek. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, a home on Minnesota Highway 210 belonging to Jose Garcia partially burned when the wood stove caught the side of the...
December 12, 2011 - 3:29pm
December 4, 2011
Deer Creek may receive Friendly Rider service
Friendly River service may be coming to Deer Creek. Dave Zeise of Friendly Rider spoke to the Deer Creek city council during its regular meeting Monday, Nov. 28. If the Friendly Rider public transit service is set up for Deer Creek, it would happen in 2013 at the earliest, and most...
December 4, 2011 - 11:11am
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