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100 bikers attend annual hospice motorcycle ride
Public speaks up on Line 3 pipeline replacement project
Wadena County Wanted - Aug. 27 edition
Tensions rise over Capitol renovation costs; total now $310 million
Extra DWI patrols now through Labor Day
Pirates hunting for elusive PRC championship
WDC harriers place third, fifth at Staples
Finck, Bullock win championship flight honors
Gnats suffer 3-2 loss to Express in state tournament
Pirates rally to defeat Chargers 22-20
Maza Jayne Leaming Ferguson
Herbert Joseph Budig
Ervin Robert Bogatzki
Elks Club donates two million to community
Central Minnesota Credit Union named one of healthiest
Azure Vision Care hosting grand opening Aug. 27
TCHC clinics recognized for improving patient outcomes
SWCD: OTC commissioners named outstanding conservationists
Rollin' Through Wadena
Ebenezer Linnell, Clipper Captain
Art installation begins at Wadena City Library
Vining Watermelon Day: Taking in the fun
Town celebrates 3rd annual Bluffton Hometown Days
Faith Conversations: The 'Mute Minister' speaks out
Garlic chicken fried rice
Carlson attends Concordia Language Village Immersion Program
Airport angel shows that pride brings a fall
Birth announcements - Aug. 20 edition
Traffic sign color reflects its meaning
Minnesota establishes state certification to help veteran-owned small businesses compete for state contracts
School lunches: Be food conscientious
Your letters - Aug. 20 edition
What is the penalty for driving around a "road closed" barrier?
Hummingbird, songbird migration begins
Federal grant keeps 22,000 WIA acres available for hunting
Incredible edibles: Paul Bunyan Mushroom Club studies fungi
State waterfowl season begins Sept. 26
Game fair: Happy retriever
January 21, 2012
Birth: Jan. 14
Jan. 14 -- Kelly and Michael Shrode of Deer Creek, girl, Madison Nicole Shrode, 6 pounds, 14.5 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care...
January 21, 2012 - 1:05pm
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