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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 3-1 (23-25, 25-19, 25-14, 25-18) in a Mid-State Conference opener for both schools. "The first game we kept serving at their libero...
sports / Detroit Lakes
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 absences. Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School had 96 absences Monday with most students experiencing flu-like symptoms. Last week, principal...
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 the 2009 school year, according to WDC superintendent Virginia Dahlstrom. The 504 students that Wadena-Deer Creek high school is starting the...
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 either. "None of us are good at goodbyes," she said. "We say, 'we'll see you later.'" Send-offs and welcome homes are the milestones of...
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 for the Lakers. "We just want to compete and have fun," said head coach Robb Flint. "That's exactly what we did tonight and it got us the...
Detroit Lakes / sports
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...
Detroit Lakes / sports
January 24, 2009 - 12:00am