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Living history: Sheriff hunts insane farmer
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 12 edition
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
Second body recovered from plane that struck power lines and crashed in Mississippi
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Wolverines thrash Cardinals for first win
Wolverines show improvement in postseason loss
Wolverines roll at home against Sebeka
Sharon L. Vareberg
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
Two providers join Verndale Clinic
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Tri-County Health Care CEO descend for diabetes
Rural broadband becoming reality for central Minnesota residents thanks to nearly $10M in public and private investments
Living in the golden years
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Library to host computer class Nov. 18
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 5 edition
Pippa White's one-woman show set for Oct. 6
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
A wake-up call about drunk driving
Your letters - Sept. 28 edition
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Sophia Marie Sipe
Owen Elijah Baity
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
July 16, 2017
Verndale school board approves personnel changes
The Verndale School Board approved three hirings and accepted two resignations Monday evening in a special meeting. Mike Hess was hired as the district's IT Network Support manager. Olivia Wermers came aboard as an elementary teacher and Kristin Johnson was approved as a long-term...
July 16, 2017 - 1:35pm
July 5, 2017
FCCLA members attend leadership training at Bethel University
Wadena-Deer Creek Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America members, Caitlin Savage, Frannie Bakken and Elliot Doyle recently participated in "Be the Voice FCCLA!" leadership camp at Bethel University in St. Paul. Rhett Laubach, nationally known, high energy motivational speaker...
July 5, 2017 - 6:39pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
ST. PAUL — Tuition will rise by 3.9 percent at state universities and 1 percent at state colleges, but a rate freeze will follow in 2018-19. The seven universities on average will charge $7,289 for full-time tuition next school year, an increase of $272. The colleges on average...
June 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 20, 2017
WDC students make fourth quarter honor roll
The following students made the fourth quarter "A" honor roll at WDC: Fifth grade
June 20, 2017 - 5:21pm
June 17, 2017
Verndale board approves budget; Mahlen stepping down as A.D.
The Verndale school board approved a school budget and made a large number of personnel moves Monday as they laid the groundwork for the upcoming...
June 17, 2017 - 8:15am
June 11, 2017
New funding gives WDC a little room to play with for its 2017-2018 budget
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a budget for the 2017-2018 school year at Monday's June meeting. Coming after Gov. Mark Dayton's signing of a two-percent increase in education spending over the next two years, the WDC budget estimates $11,453,585 of revenue against $11,271,687...
June 11, 2017 - 8:15am
June 9, 2017
Smokin' deal at M State
In speech after speech, Bernie Sanders called for making college tuition free. His stance on the issue helped draw in legions of young voters...
June 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
Graduates earn bridges career academy awards
Two graduates were recognized at Wadena-Deer Creek High School's graduation with the Bridges Academy Achievement Award and Honor Cord. Students...
June 9, 2017 - 3:32pm
June 8, 2017
'If you love your job, you'll never work a day in your life'
Junelle Jackson learned quite a lot about her profession in her 34 years as an elementary teacher. She learned that her praise was something...
June 8, 2017 - 7:43am
June 4, 2017
Class of 2029
The Class of 2029 turned out in force Thursday for the Kindergarten Graduation program at Memorial Auditorium. The five classes opened the program...
June 4, 2017 - 1:24pm
June 2, 2017
Graduation exercises held for Class of 2017
Wadena-Deer Creek Secondary Principal Tyler Church will carry a lasting memory about the of the Class of 2017 with him. "This is probably as close-knit a group as I've had in my nine years here," Church said. Having lost classmates Sam Kelderman and Lance Pierce during their school...
June 2, 2017 - 5:14pm
May 22, 2017
FFA hosts pie social
The Wadena-Deer Creek FFA Chapter hosted a pie social for faculty, staff and the school board on May 11 to show their appreciation for the support...
May 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 21, 2017
Wadena-Deer Creek fourth-graders built water-powered rockets this past week in Dave Sea's science class. Students hopped on school buses to Deer...
May 21, 2017 - 9:32am
Rockin' the '50s
Wadena-Deer Creek third- and fourth-graders were rockin' and a rollin' on May 11 for their spring musical at Wadena Memorial Auditorium. The...
May 21, 2017 - 8:15am
May 20, 2017
WDC Elementary principal Rutten dodges water balloons
Wadena Elementary Principal Louis Rutten dodged and ducked water balloons last week as part of a fundraiser challenge. About 90 students earned...
May 20, 2017 - 12:27pm