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'Picturing the Good Life'
Edinger recognized for 60 years in Lions Club
Shakin' their tail feathers
Diggin' the history
WDC school board approves audit, agreement with teachers
Wolverines earn No. 1 seed for 6A Volleyball playoffs
Wolverines open postseason with Staples-Motley
Wolverines make it two straight with 31-14 romp
Wolverines finish third at Park Region Championships
Second place finish for Wolverines at Park Region Championships
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Ida Minerva Hoefs
Marian L. Johnston (Goedel)
Two providers join Verndale Clinic
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Tri-County Health Care CEO descend for diabetes
Rural broadband becoming reality for central Minnesota residents thanks to nearly $10M in public and private investments
Living in the golden years
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 19 edition
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Library to host computer class Nov. 18
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 5 edition
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Pension advance loans are schemes
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Hayden James Lynk
September 15, 2017
Wolverines get first win of the season
The Wadena-Deer Creek Tennis team has battled adversity all season long. From low numbers to injuries the Wolverines seemed to have incurred...
September 15, 2017 - 12:46pm
September 1, 2017
Parkers Prairie wears down Wadena-DC in season opener
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines hung with the Parkers Prairie Panthers until they ran out of steam in the fourth quarter when the Panthers pulled...
September 1, 2017 - 11:25pm
April 24, 2017
Parkers Prairie spoils W-DC home opener
Parkers Prairie spoiled the 2017 Wadena-Deer Creek baseball home opener by putting up crooked numbers in four of the seven innings on its way...
April 24, 2017 - 2:49pm
June 15, 2015
Parkers Prairie receives $1 million donation for pool
With the help of an individual who took a keen interest in Parkers Prairie, the goal of having a new aquatic center will be a reality. Lloyd...
June 15, 2015 - 12:08am
July 16, 2012
Birth: June 28
Tammy and Gayle Snook, Parkers Prairie, girl, Kaia Lynn Snook, 6 pounds, 12 ounces and 19.5 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Kaia...
July 16, 2012 - 3:59am
June 30, 2012
Wayne Keith Norris, 57, Parkers Prairie, no seat belt, fees $115. Michael Dean Lustila, 52, Menahga, third degree DWI with refusal to submit to chemical test, driving after cancellation of drivers' license and third degree damage to property, local confinement (concurrent sentence...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Parkers Prairie man killed in crash
A Parkers Prairie man is dead and another was seriously injured in a crash around 2:30 a.m. Sunday near Henning. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported Justin Hemmerlin, 24, was killed in the crash. He was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Robin Turchin, 23. The one-vehicle...
May 14, 2011 - 7:54pm
March 27, 2011
Benefit for tornado recovery slated April 3 in Parkers Prairie Event Center
Eight months after devastating tornadoes hit areas of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties, the recovery continues. As of March 16, the Wadena-Otter Tail Long Term Recovery committee has raised $389,972, of which $332,525 has been distributed ($147,125 in Otter Tail County and $185,400...
March 27, 2011 - 1:52pm
September 16, 2010
Woman dies in crash near Parkers Prairie
A 77-year-old Parkers Prairie woman died after a head-on crash just south of Parkers Prairie Wednesday morning. Lucille Vogt was driving north...
September 16, 2010 - 4:36pm
Browerville 18-year-old critically injured in head-on crash near Parkers Prairie
An 18-year-old Browerville woman is in critical condition after a head-on crash just south of Parkers Prairie this morning. Kayla Carry was driving a 1998 Cavalier south on Highway 29 at about 8:30 a.m. when she crossed the centerline and collided with a 2003 Ford Taurus driven by...
September 16, 2010 - 10:19am
July 23, 2010
Prairie to Woods Whitetails holding banquet in Parkers
The Prairie to Woods Whitetails, a Quality Deer Management Association Branch, will be holding its third annual fundraiser banquet Saturday, Aug. 21, at the Parkers Prairie Event Center. Games and Social events start at 5 p.m. with the dinner followed at 7 p.m. There will be raffle...
July 23, 2010 - 2:20pm
April 8, 2010
Parkers Lions prepare for annual smelt fry
The Parkers Prairie Lions will hold their 47th annual smelt fry from 2-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 17, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 18. The event will be held at a new location this year: the new Prairie Event Center on Highway 235. The meal will include smelt, french...
April 8, 2010 - 9:47pm
March 30, 2010
Parkers Prairie man injured in rollover Sunday
A 19-year-old Parkers Prairie man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover in Leaf Valley Township Sunday. At about 6 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report about the crash near the intersection of County Roads 63 and 35, about 12 miles north of Alexandria. An...
March 30, 2010 - 1:25pm
March 19, 2010
Spring expo is next Saturday
Prairie to Woods Whitetails will present its annual spring expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 27 at the Parkers Prairie Event Center. There is free admission. Free food plot seed/mineral is available, as are seminars and exhibits. Food and beverages will be available...
March 19, 2010 - 12:07pm
January 7, 2010
Births: Dec. 28
Dec. 28 -- Erin and Scott Boesl of Parkers Prairie, boy, Nolan Richard Boesl, 8 pounds, 21 inches long, Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. He is...
January 7, 2010 - 5:50pm