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Kids who offend: Juveniles from Wadena County continue to be sent to Moorhead facility
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Treasure trove of love: Jewel prompts Free Adoption Day Saturday at DL’s Humane Society
Dayton picks Lt. Gov. Smith for U.S. Senate
Unseasonably warm: Early ice demands common sense from local sportsmen
Third period outburst lifts Wadena-DC past Park Rapids Area
Wolverines ends losing streak with Park Region Conference win
Wadena-DC hosts Park Region Conference Showcase
Second half surge lifts Royalton past W-DC
Ottertail Central takes down Wadena-Deer Creek
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Mary Ann Erckenbrack
Grimes joins TCHC Ottertail Clinic
TCHC seeks new name for prenatal/OB program
Scott joins TCHC emergency department
Helping to 'drive' public transit traffic
Daniel Papillon new leader of TOPS
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 14 edition
Empty Stocking Fund receives a boost from talent show
Art Aficionados Array Art Adventures
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 30 edition
MN author Szarke includes regional locations in books
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
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
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
How to obtain a cold war recognition certificate
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Can kids wear bike helmets in ATVs?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Five generations of family were brought together at Fair Oaks Lodge Nursing Home.
Connor Daniel Porter
Olivia Alaine Graham
Kahlani Jean Lynn Johnson
Leo Sylvester Bosh
September 20, 2017
WDC 6th-graders canoe the Crow Wing
Wadena-Deer Creek sixth-graders canoed the Crow Wing River, Sept. 13 and couldn't have asked for a more beautiful day for this outdoor adventure....
September 20, 2017 - 9:06am
September 16, 2017
Enrollment up at WDC, Verndale schools
Wadena-Deer Creek and Verndale were both reporting enrollment increases after the first week of the 2017-2018 school year. "Our enrollment at WDC is up 50 students from last year," WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum reported. Westrum added most the the increase reflected the fact that...
September 16, 2017 - 8:15am
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades—sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled...
September 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
September 8, 2017
WDC honors staff for years of service
Wadena-Deer Creek School District recently recognized 18 of its staff for reaching their years of service milestones. Framed certificates were...
September 8, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 16, 2017
ALC option for students
Come on over to the CLC campus and tour our newest ALC location. The Freshwater Staples ALC is hosting an open house at our new location on Wednesday Aug. 30 from 3 to 6 p.m. Education at the ALC is seeking ways to help our students enter the workforce. Students are participating...
August 16, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 11, 2017
Board approves November vote on elementary building bond
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board took a big step toward a Nov. 7 building bond vote for upgrades of the WDC Elementary building in a special...
August 11, 2017 - 5:32pm
August 4, 2017
WDC school board hears proposal for building bond
Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Lee Westrum introduced an $11,382,100 bond proposal to fund upgrades to the WDC Elementary School last Thursday at Robertson Theatre. With members of the general public, the school board, school administration and representatives of the Wadena City...
August 4, 2017 - 5:59pm
July 17, 2017
WDC students participate in National FCCLA Leadership Conference
More than 7,000 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members, advisers, alumni, and guests from across the country gathered...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
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