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Football: Howie Kangas to coach Wolverines

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WADENA -- According to a report by's Kyle Gylsen, former Perham head football coach Howie Kangas will take over the reins of the football program at Wadena-Deer Creek High School beginning this coming season.


The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved the hiring of Kangas in June to be the new head coach.

Kangas coached at Perham for 18 seasons and compiled a record of 119-65, giving him the most wins in school history.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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