WLR Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq: WLRF) today reported results for its fiscal first quarter ended September 30, 2000. For the first quarter of fiscal 2001, the Company reported net income of $3.9 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, an increase of 53.6% over net income of $2.5 million, or $0.15 per diluted share, in the first quarter of fiscal 2000.