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Photo by Dana Pavek/WDC Schools FEMA representative for WDC Schools Bruce Boyne, left, and WDC Superintendent Dahlstrom worked with FEMA on securing the federal grant needed to help fund the Storm Shelter.

Wadena Deer Creek School awarded FEMA funds for storm shelter gym

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Wadena-Deer Creek Public School learned this week they were successful in securing a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help fund a Storm Shelter/Safe Room Gymnasium.


WDC will receive $950,000 in FEMA funding for the Safe Room construction. The Safe Room will be 6,500 square feet and will be attached to the north side of the gymnasium at the new middle/high school.

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