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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 16, 2017
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
Lake Region Electric Cooperative (LREC) will be participating in a joint effort to deliver natural gas to the Deer Creek and Parkers Prairie areas. Construction of natural gas distribution infrastructure will begin this spring. The $1.6 million investment by LREC is expected to have...
February 16, 2017 - 10:00am
February 6, 2017
Both drivers die in head-on collision near Deer Creek Sunday; 2-year-old boy survives
The drivers of both vehicles were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon near Deer Creek in Otter Tail County. The names were not released pending notification of relatives. According to the State Patrol, a 2001 Chevy Tracker, driven by a 63-year-old Parkers Prairie woman,...
February 6, 2017 - 11:51am
January 13, 2017
Henning woman hurt in car-semi crash Thursday
A woman was injured in a car-semi crash about noon Thursday in Deer Creek. Jenna Rae Zerr, 20, of Henning, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Wadena hospital for treatment, according to the State Patrol. She was the driver of a 1998 Chevrolet Lumina that was...
January 13, 2017 - 10:47am
January 2, 2017
BASKETBALL: Defense and rebounding lead Frazee girls past Wadena
The Lady Hornets used a strong game defensively to earn a 52-35 victory over Wadena-Deer Creek on Thursday, Dec. 29th in girls basketball action in Frazee. Frazee got off to a nice start as Ana Fleisher drilled a 3-pointer on the Lady Hornets first possession and Paige Ziegler connected...
January 2, 2017 - 5:14pm
December 19, 2015
Boys Hockey: DL holds off late Wolverine rally to win at Wadena
Jon Richards scored twice, including a third-period game-winner on the power play, to give Detroit Lakes a 5-4 road victory Friday over Wadena-Deer Creek in a game that featured a busy sin bin. Richards tallied at 8:36 of the third period to give DL a 5-2 lead and goalie Austin Fritz...
December 19, 2015 - 9:17am
September 5, 2014
Surging Wolverines down Lakers 3-1
DETROIT LAKES — After a strong start, the Laker volleyball team dropped their third match in a row to the surging Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines...
September 5, 2014 - 12:29pm
July 3, 2010
Photograph travels from Deer Creek to Cass Lake during Wadena tornado
This picture is worth much more than a thousand words. A photograph of a farm in Deer Creek apparently blew from its home to a rural Cass Lake...
July 3, 2010 - 8:30pm
October 16, 2009
Flu outbreaks reported in Wadena County schools
PARK RAPIDS -- Wadena-Deer Creek and Sebeka schools are reporting a flu outbreak, while Menahga and Park Rapids are reporting expected day-to-day...
October 16, 2009 - 2:09pm
September 13, 2009
Enrollment at Wadena-Deer Creek shrinks by 49
WADENA -- Wadena-Deer Creek student numbers in grades K-12 dropped from 1,054 on opening day in September 2008 to 1,006 at the beginning of...
September 13, 2009 - 3:30pm
September 3, 2009
Adjusting to military deployments just part of life for Deer Creek clan
DEER CREEK -- Melony Butler didn't say goodbye when her husband deployed to Iraq in 2004. She didn't say goodbye when two of her sons deployed...
September 3, 2009 - 2:44pm
March 23, 2009
Cuts made, but it 'might be worse' at Wadena-Deer Creek
WADENA - Curiosity reigned over a large audience Monday night in the Wadena School Board meeting room. With $590,000 in cuts needed to balance the budget for the 2009-10 school year, the board approved a resolution to either discontinue or reduce 10 educational programs and pos...
March 23, 2009 - 9:42am
January 30, 2009
Late rally lifts Laker boys' basketball over Wadena-Deer Creek
DETROIT LAKES - The Detroit Lakes boys'' basketball team showed Wadena-Deer Creek Thursday just what energy could do for them in a 75-65 win...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 24, 2009
Lakers find third win of season in Wadena
DETROIT LAKES - Playing with a lead is nice, as the Detroit Lakes girls' hockey team found out. The Lakers reeled off three quick goals to start their Thursday road game against Wadena-Deer Creek/Long Prairie-Grey Eagle, as DL didn't look back the rest of the way for a 5-1 Section...
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am