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Community supports Youngbauer
'Benchmark' may be on the way for WDC elementary students
M State Veterans Resources Coordinator takes on statewide position
House passes first part of child abuse law changes
Shooting incident between father and son investigated in rural Perham
Raiders stage second half rally to topple Wolverines 59-52
Rutten's 29 lifts Perham over Wadena-Deer Creek
Five area matmen advancing to Xcel Energy Center
Wolverines to face Hawley in South Sub-Section 8AA quarterfinals
Verndale cagers to face top-seeded Nevis Thursday
Lucas James Pearson
Reuter Dental gives kids free dental care as part of statewide initiative
M State showcases Wadena trade and technology programs
Keith Leiran receives AFLIC honors from American Family Insurance
The top of its class
Rick Wolf, LPN, creates new Mohs surgery instrument
A step back in time...
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 19 edition
Firth, Jackson surprise in "Kingsman: The Secret Service"
WDC graduate published first novel
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 12 edition
Birth announcements - Feb. 19 edition
Jesus wants us to accept his forgiveness
What is the history of Lent?
Local student graduates from St. Cloud State
Time to fight back on privacy
Your letters - Feb. 19 edition
Can mobile businesses set up at rest stops?
What do the coins on gravestones mean?
Clean Minnesota lakes well worth the investment
DNR conservation officers seize 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers
Owatonna angler wins truck at Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
February 16, 2015
Card signs letter of intent with MSUM
Verndale senior Dillon Card has signed a national letter of intent to play football with Division III Minnesota State University-Moorhead. Card is a 6-5, 225-pounder who has been selected to the Class Nine-man All-State team twice and was a conference MVP once. Card played quarterback...
February 16, 2015 - 12:10am
December 19, 2014
Card, Kveton, Zins earn all-state honors
Verndale's Dillon Card has been selected to the 2014 Minnesota Class Nine-man All-State football team. The 6-5, 225-pound standout helped the Pirates reach the Section 4 championship game during the season. Joining Card on the Nine-man team's offensive squad were Noah Thompson,...
December 19, 2014 - 12:10am
December 8, 2014
Glenz, Moenkedick named Verndale MVPs
Shania Glenz and Sarah Moenkedick have earned the Verndale varsity team's Offensive and Defensive Most Valuable Player awards for the 2014 season. Glenz had a team-high 424 kills for the Pirates. Moenkedick led the team in serving percentage (96.8), ace serves (43) and digs (364). Megan...
December 8, 2014 - 12:00am
November 28, 2014
Peterson's league punishment was inevitable
Now that Adrian Peterson is going to be a spectator for the rest of the 2014 season, perhaps the rest of the National Football League's corporate liabilities will get the idea and shape up. Roger Goodell put his foot down last week and suspended the Minnesota star for the rest...
November 28, 2014 - 12:00am
November 23, 2014
Card, Zins earn MVP honors in Pheasant Conference
Dillon Card and Seth Zins have been named the Pheasant Conference's Most Valuable back and lineman respectively for the 2014 season. Card quarterbacked the Pirates. He completed 72 of his 128 aerials for 1,029 yards and 12 touchdowns. He also ran 144 times for 834 yards and 14...
November 23, 2014 - 12:00am
November 8, 2014
Schertler, Lohmiller named all-conference
Wadena-Deer Creek's Zach Schertler and Sutton Lohmiller were named to the Mid-State's All-Conference team for the 2014 football season. WDC gridders earning honorable mention were Michael Moen and Isaac Malone. Other post-season team honors went to Wyatt Fitzsimmons (Enthusiasm)...
November 8, 2014 - 12:00am
October 31, 2014
Underwood-Verndale rematch on hand Friday
Many Nine-man football fans have been patiently waiting for this Friday's Section 4 championship game at the Fargodome. The 12:30 p.m. showdown in Fargo was practically a done deal at the time Verndale and Underwood met in their regular season game Sept. 5. That overtime...
October 31, 2014 - 12:00am
October 11, 2014
Wolverines suffer 40-0 Homecoming loss to Thunder
Tommy Geisenhof tossed three touchdown passes on a cold and blustery Wadena-Deer Creek Homecoming night Friday in leading Long Prairie-Grey Eagle to a 40-0 victory over the Wolverines. The 150-pound senior captain was on target on five of his six passes, finding Tim Twist with...
October 11, 2014 - 12:00am
October 10, 2014
Can Peterson, Gardenhire ever be great again?
A page has turned in the lives of two of Minnesota's most popular sports figures this fall and you have to ask yourself if their lives will ever be the same again. Adrian Peterson's switching of his four-year-old son put the NFL superstar in the dog house midway through September....
October 10, 2014 - 12:00am
September 22, 2014
Wolverines to host 'Tackle Cancer' Friday at WDC football field
The Wadena-Deer Creek football program, along with the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund, have teamed up to host its first-ever "Tackle Cancer" night, Sept. 19 when the WDC Wolverines match up with the Osakis Silverstreaks. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. at WDC football...
September 22, 2014 - 12:00am