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Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
What are the road rules for skaters and rollerbladers?
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
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
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
April 7, 2017
WDC high school teacher Cami Oakes to be honored by NJPA
Wadena-Deer Creek special education teacher Cami Oakes will be honored at the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) Educators of Excellence Awards...
April 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
April 1, 2017
Students learn career and technical skills at state FCCLA conference
Students from Wadena-Deer Creek FCCLA Chapter learned skills and knowledge to become a better community member, wage earner and leaders by attending...
April 1, 2017 - 11:49am
Little Wolverines recognized for positive behavior
WDC Elementary Principal Louis Rutten announced the recent PAWS recipients, which are awarded for positive behavior. PAWS (Positive Always ready...
April 1, 2017 - 11:35am
WDC Elementary celebrates ENVoY milestone
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary recently achieved a milestone when at least 80 percent of the school's classroom teachers have now been certified through ongoing coaching and professional development site visits. Principal Louis Rutten said this accomplishment has been a real team effort....
April 1, 2017 - 10:18am
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