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Wadena County wanted - Feb. 15 edition
Blood drive nets 124 units
Semi leaves Highway 71; driver not injured
Update: Both lanes opened up on Highway 10 by Lake Park/Audubon after accident, fire
Local 'Haylift' geared to help eastern Montana ranchers
Inspiration on the mat
Wolverines open Section 6A playoffs with familiar foe
Breckenridge edges out Wadena-DC
Volkmann hits milestone in defeat against Menahga
Hawley earns section win over Wadena-DC
Jerome H. Hunke
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
TCHC awarded grant for opioid management program
47 retail stores closing as parent company struggles with debt, slumping sales
TCHC's February Festival of Health slated for Feb. 3
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
Schedule for for WDC Community Education classes/bus trips
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
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
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Editorial: So everybody is poor here in Wadena, now what?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Veterans: White House VA hotline is now fully staffed 24/7
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Owen Milo Accola
Crown College announces dean's list
Willow Sarahna Love Randall
October 13, 2017
Wolverines show improvement in postseason loss
It was a growing year but the Wadena-Deer Creek girls tennis team made some giant strides during the 2017 season, which came to an end in the...
October 13, 2017 - 3:47pm
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades—sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled...
September 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
September 10, 2017
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
There is so much back and forth over whether or not the smoking age should be raised to 21, as city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham contemplate the move. There are some legitimate arguments on both sides, but it does get a little tiring to hear people argue that, "If...
September 10, 2017 - 9:29am
September 2, 2017
When darkness is in our backyards, let's turn on the light
It shakes a person's world when something happens like the murder/womb raiding of 22-year-old Savanna LaFontain-Greywind of Fargo. One of the people arrested for that crime is Brooke Crews, who spent time living in the Perham area. The arrest is fresh—she has not been convicted—but...
September 2, 2017 - 7:49pm
September 1, 2017
Wadena-DC sweeps its way to 2-0
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines blasted their way to a 2-0 start, sweeping the Perham Yellowjackets in a rematch of last year’s section quarterfinal...
September 1, 2017 - 11:00pm
August 6, 2017
'Conversations that Matter'
The conversations that make a difference are often some of the most difficult ones to have, but shying away from topics just because they're...
August 6, 2017 - 8:15am
June 15, 2017
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
It was an old fashioned pitcher’s duel between the Bluffton Braves and the Perham Pirates at Krueger Field on June 14. It was the Braves Austin...
June 15, 2017 - 1:43pm
June 14, 2017
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
The 2017 Perham Wood Bat Tournament will feature a small but very competitive field for the annual two day event at Krueger Field in Perham on June 17 and 18. Perham, Wadena, Ottertail Central and Taconite will battle it out for the crown. The tournament goes back to the roots of...
June 14, 2017 - 3:40pm
May 17, 2017
Fastpitch playoff brackets have been announced
The North Sub-Section 6AA fastpitch softball matchups have been announced and begin on Friday, May 19 at 4:30 p.m. Osakis earned the No. 1 seed and will open play with Ottertail Central. Pequot Lakes earned the No. 2 seed and will host Wadena-Deer Creek in Pequot Lakes. Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale...
May 17, 2017 - 12:21pm
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team has dubbed their team the cardiac kids for their knack of playing close games that go down to the...
February 17, 2017 - 11:12pm
February 16, 2017
Dent teen missing since late January has been found
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office says a missing teenager has been found safe. Sixteen-year-old Lucia Garcia was last seen Jan. 27 leaving...
February 16, 2017 - 10:46am
February 8, 2017
Dent teen missing: May be in the Alexandria area
Lucia Garcia, 16, of Dent, was last seen in Perham on Friday, Jan. 27. She was picked up by her boyfriend from school at 12:30 p.m. and he said...
February 8, 2017 - 11:17am
February 2, 2017
Perham man caught with pistol, meth, cocaine, weed, Coors Light in car on Highway 10
Josue Ezequiel Salguero, 21, of 357 Pine Cone Park, Perham, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime and one felony count of possession of a pistol without a permit. According to court records, on Dec. 31, a...
February 2, 2017 - 8:47am
January 13, 2017
Time Race for Tanya: Richville mother of four diagnosed with terminal cancer; benefit planned
Rick Sazama says the news of his wife's illness was "a life-changing shocker." When he first heard that Tanya, his high school sweetheart and...
January 13, 2017 - 10:37am
January 5, 2017
KLN, Shearer's in Perham open on-site primary care clinic for employees
Workers at KLN Family Brands and Shearer's Snacks no longer need to call in sick to get that cough checked out. A new on-site primary care clinic...
January 5, 2017 - 10:21am