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Verndale school bus rear-ended; No students seriously injured in accident
Two-year-old who fell through ice near Alexandria dies at hospital
Plane grazes car during emergency landing on Highway 10 west of Hawley
Students learn about nutrition, fitness and more at middle-school health fair
WDC students raise over $1,880 for Pennies for Patients
Raiders have six seniors to lead PRC title charge
Bowling scores - March 26 edition
Archery Scores - March 26 edition
Craig earns WDC girls' basketball MVP award
Raiders kick off season at Lion's Invitational
Emergency service personnel recognized for dedication to their communities
Wellness in the Woods celebrates second anniversary with art event in May
West Central Telephone introduces Sidekick Assist
Reuter Family Dentistry opens new clinic
New M State program addresses 'huge' gas industry need
Family fun: Spring is here
1903: Murray's has largest real estate office in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - March 26 edition
From the Wadena archives...
'Bead on One String' creator performs at WDC Elementary
Birth announcements - March 19 edition
Church briefs - March 26 edition
Baymler named Community Educator for home health, hospice service
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
Happy Birthday Ethelyn!
Your letters - March 26 edition
Is it legal to drive on the wrong side of the road to get the mail?
Operation Enduring Freedom officially ended
Paid sick time helps everybody
Your letters - March 19 edition
Fishing on the ice. Going after Tullibee
Beautiful sky: Setting sun
Winged vistors: Turkeys enjoy mild spring
Mild winter's timing could not have been better for deer
Surplus spring turkey hunt licenses to go on sale
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