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Big load travels through Wadena
Wadena County Board approves sergeant/investigator position
WDC grad rate surpasses statewide average
UPDATED: Alexandria man dies after ice rescue on Lake Andrew; 2-year-old hospitalized
Royalty: Fair Oaks King and Queen
Class A State Wrestling: Card earns runner-up honors
Craig's double-double sparks Wolverines' 68-59 win
Card bows to Garcia in state championship match
Wolverines face playoff rematch with Hawley Thursday
Pirates to start run for Section 5A title Thursday
Marilyn Lois Peltoniemi
Percy D. Anderson
United Country Aasness Auctioneers again receive top honors
M State showcases Wadena trade and technology programs
Reuter Dental gives kids free dental care as part of statewide initiative
Keith Leiran receives AFLIC honors from American Family Insurance
The top of its class
All about Abe
"Snow Time To Read" ends March 31
Fire protection in the early days
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 26 edition
A step back in time...
Birth announcements - Feb. 26 edition
Schwartz named to Mankato State Fall Dean's List
Students named to Fall Dean's List at the U of M, Crookston
Local students selected to University of Minnesota Twin Cities Dean's List
How to handle hurtful people - Part one
Do your part to stop pest invasions
Your letters - Feb. 26 edition
Can you enter Canada with a DUI?
Time to fight back on privacy
Your letters - Feb. 19 edition
December 9, 2011
WDC icemen bow to Golden Bears, Raiders
Cole Jackson scored two unanswered goals in the third period Saturday afternoon as Eveleth-Gilbert tripped Wadena-Deer Creek 8-6. Jackson had a five-point game against the Wolverines scoring four goals and one assist. The Golden Bears held a slim 3-2 lead after the first period...
December 9, 2011 - 2:37pm
December 4, 2011
Pettit named Athlete of the Week
St. John's University junior forward Jascha Pettit, a 2007 graduate of Wadena-Deer Creek, was named the MIAC Men's Hockey Athlete of the Week Nov. 28. Pettit had two goals and two assists as the Johnnies went 1-0-1 against Concordia (Wis.). Pettit has six points (4g/2a) in his last...
December 4, 2011 - 8:52pm
Dragons burn Wolverines 9-3
Max Hyberger had a hat trick and John Raisanen had a five-point game Tuesday as the Litchfield Dragons topped Wadena-Deer Creek 9-3 in their season opener. WDC Head Coach Chris Holman wryly noted that the Dragons have had as many scrimmages this season as the Wolverines have had...
December 4, 2011 - 8:51pm
November 27, 2011
Dragons slay Blue Devils in season opener
Emma Lemke picked up five points with a two goals and a playermaker Friday as the Litchfield Dragons skated to a 5-2 victory over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek in their season opener. The Blue Devils struck first when Morgan Zeise found the net in the opening period....
November 27, 2011 - 7:54pm
November 20, 2011
Indoor ice returning to Wadena
The excitement of playing hockey again in Wadena is building right along with a new ice arena. On Monday, members of the Wadena Hockey Association...
sports / news
November 20, 2011 - 3:17pm
Blue Devils hope to bring more competitive team to the ice
There is only one direction for George Behl and his Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek Blue Devils this season - up. The Blue Devils lost 20 of their 22 games, scored just 24 goals and were shut out 13 times. The lack of experience had just about everything to do with their...
November 20, 2011 - 1:48pm
November 13, 2011
Holman taking over WDC boys' hockey
Chris Holman has a very hard time remembering when hockey was not part of his life. The 48-year-old Verndale social studies instructor grew up in Edina and used to skate on Minnehaha Creek. Wherever you found ice, you found Chris Holman. After his playing days were over, Holman...
November 13, 2011 - 11:50am
October 2, 2011
Hockey by December
Ice hockey appears to be alive and well in Wadena. The construction of a building around Wadena-Deer Creek's hockey facility is beginning and ice will be on the rink by the first week of December. "This is definitely something we need," Wadena Hockey Association Vice President Matt...
sports / news
October 2, 2011 - 10:58pm
August 14, 2011
Hockey may move forward
The Wadena City Council and wellness center stakeholders in the audience discussed the future of the proposed wellness center in light of being rejected for bonding by the 2011 Minnesota Legislature. No action was taken, but the hockey program expressed a desire to construct a building...
news / sports
August 14, 2011 - 2:04pm
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April 3, 2011 - 2:34pm
March 27, 2011
Savoie stepping down as WDC hockey coach
Dan Savoie is stepping aside as Wadena-Deer Creek's head boys' hockey coach. Savoie recently wrapped up his fourth season at the helm. During his four years as head coach he had a record of 31-70-2. "I'm resigning as coach mostly for personal reasons," Savoie said. Savoie plans...
March 27, 2011 - 1:19pm
Bienusa named Wolverines' hockey MVP
Taylor Bienusa was chosen Most Valuable Player of the 2010-2011 Wadena-Deer Creek boys' hockey team. The senior standout came up with 17 goals, 21 assists and 38 points. Awards Most Improved: Tyler Winkels Mr.
March 27, 2011 - 1:18pm
March 20, 2011
March 20, 2011 - 5:29pm
Squirt to bear flag for MinnesotaWild
Logan Robison, 9, of the Wadena Hockey Squirt Team will be the flag bearer for the Minnesota Wild in their match against Columbus today (Saturday) at 1 p.m. at the Excel Energy Center in St. Paul. Robinson is the son of Tina Hughes. According to the Wild NHL website, being a flag...
March 20, 2011 - 5:28pm
March 13, 2011
Wadena players help Park Rapids earn state tournament berth
The Park Rapids Pee Wee hockey team is headed to the state tournament after a 2-1 overtime victory over Bemidji at the North Regional Tournament...
March 13, 2011 - 4:39pm