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Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Emergency Service Personnel Recognized for Dedication to their Communities
Living History: JCPenney sale license is extended
Hutson recognized with international teaching award
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
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
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