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UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Child abuse rates spike in Minnesota
Wadena County wanted - April 20 edition
Here's to hoping they're hardy...
Wolverines stop Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale rally in seventh
Late rally falls short as B-H/V holds off Wolverines
Late runs lift Pillager past W-DC
Parkers Prairie spoils W-DC home opener
Wadena-Deer Creek track and field finishes busy week
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Mary Ann A. Paavola
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
M State ranked No. five by LearnHowToBecome.org
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative annual meeting slated for April 20
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Entertainment briefs - April 27 edition
Jorgenson draws a crowd April 8
'Fate of the Furious" reaches new heights in action
Hundreds attend Easter egg hunt in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - April 6 edition
Birth announcements - April 20 edition
Widows and orphans
Widows and orphans
Black appointed as the new Director of the St. Cloud VA Health Care System
What are the 'best practices' for pedestrians?
Your letters - April 13 edition
VA Presumptive AO Diseases Pending Decisions for 2017
What are the laws concerning open bottles?
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
March 31, 2017
WDC band and choir students touring Washington, D.C.
Seventy-four band/choir students departed on March 22 by charter bus bound for Washington, D.C. for a week. Students toured the major monuments,...
March 31, 2017 - 4:18pm
Helping students achieve success during MCAs
As the school year continues at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School, life for our students is as busy as ever. In the classroom, our students are continuing to work hard at understanding and comprehending our state standards. All of this hard work in the classroom is preparing our...
March 31, 2017 - 3:55pm
March 26, 2017
CHAMP Youth lead Kick Butts Day campaign
The Wadena-Deer Creek CHAMP (Chemical Health Awareness & Multi-Drug Prevention) Youth led the 9-12 grade students in the national Kick Butts...
March 26, 2017 - 10:18am
March 25, 2017
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's National Honor Society held a blood drive on March 15, where students, staff and community members had the opportunity...
March 25, 2017 - 8:15am
March 19, 2017
Verndale High School students visit Alexandria Tech
Alexandria Technical & Community College (ATCC) and FORCE America hosted Verndale high school students Feb. 28. The high school students were...
March 19, 2017 - 10:18am
March 17, 2017
'Donuts with Dad' a heart-warming event
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary's kindergarten classrooms were brimming with students leading smiling dads, grandpas and father figures in tow to...
March 17, 2017 - 3:43pm
March 11, 2017
First level of HRS model rolling at Verndale school
High-Reliability Schools (HRS) work is underway at the Verndale school according to Superintendent Paul Brownlow. The HRS model is a strategic planning framework that provides indicators of school operations. The district has received a $250,000 grant from the National Joint Powers...
March 11, 2017 - 9:52am
March 7, 2017
Students learn farm-to-table skills in greenhouse
Wadena-Deer Creek School students are learning lifelong skills in an independent study offered by greenhouse manager Kathy Connell. Becoming...
March 7, 2017 - 4:08pm
March 6, 2017
WDC offering upcoming Community Education classes
Defensive driving course This class is for those who have never taken a certified defensive driving class. If you are 55 or over, Minnesota law requires insurance companies to offer a 10 percent reduction for three years if you complete a certified defensive driving course. Receive...
March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 5, 2017
WDC Concert Band awarded 3 superiors at contest
WDC Concert Band received three Superior ratings at the Large Group Band Contest, Feb. 22 at Staples-Motley High School. Under the direction...
March 5, 2017 - 11:43am
March 3, 2017
WDC board takes first step toward updating elementary school
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a planning agreement Feb. 21 which could be the first step in modernizing the decades-old elementary school. The board voted to proceed with the $20,000 agreement proposed by the engineering firm of Foster, Jacobs and Johnson and the general...
March 3, 2017 - 2:05pm
Minnesota author/illustrator LaRochelle visits WDC Elementary
David LaRochelle, a Minnesota author and illustrator, visited students at Wadena-Deer Elementary, Jan. 21. LaRochelle spent the day storytelling,...
March 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 24, 2017
WDC fifth-grader advances to regional spelling bee
Wadena-Deer Creek fifth-grader Anna Guo won the WDC Spelling Bee Feb. 13 at WDC Middle/High School. She correctly spelled "stilton" in the 26th...
February 24, 2017 - 4:15pm
February 19, 2017
WDC students make 2nd quarter honor roll
The following students made 'A' honor roll for 2nd quarter: Fifth grade Gracie Ames, Caitlyn Anderson, Jaxson Brown, Peyton Church, KatieRae Fiemeyer, Macey Goeden, Anna Guo, Libby Hartman, Lyrik Haug, Simon Kreklau, Isabelle Larson, Brenna Leeseberg, Teshome Loer, Macie Moore, Ean...
February 19, 2017 - 11:43am
February 17, 2017
Reminder: WDC is in session Feb. 20
Wadena-Deer Creek Schools will be in session Monday, Feb. 20. This was originally a scheduled day off for President's Day, but because WDC missed two days of school due to weather, WDC now has school on Monday, February 20 and Friday, March 3.
February 17, 2017 - 9:08am