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News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
County Commission approves support of assistance program
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
November 13, 2016
Freshwater recognizes American Education Week
Hats off to all public educators as everyone recognizes American Education Week for 2016, "Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility."...
November 13, 2016 - 8:15am
November 12, 2016
Learning about Native American tribes at WDC
Wadena-Deer Creek fifth-graders gave presentations in front of the class on Native American tribes in Mr. Martin's social studies class. Students...
November 12, 2016 - 12:08am
November 8, 2016
WDC students get into Halloween spirit
Wadena-Deer Creek first-graders in Jared Hotakainen's class were tickled "orange" to paint their pumpkins outdoors on a beautiful autumn afternoon...
November 8, 2016 - 8:15am
November 7, 2016
M State opens campus to prospective students, community
M State's Wadena campus hosted a program showcase for prospective students interested in an array of programs on Thursday, Oct. 27, along with...
November 7, 2016 - 12:08am
Retired Chief Warrant Officer Kevin Tendall to be keynote speaker at WDC's Veterans Day program
Wadena-Deer Creek High School is honored to announce that retired U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer Kevin Tendall will be the keynote speaker for...
November 7, 2016 - 12:08am
November 4, 2016
Nestled just behind Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School, next to the tennis courts, sits a nearly completed cabin. This 28-by-40-foot cabin...
November 4, 2016 - 12:08am
November 2, 2016
WDC FCCLA members attend Central West Area Conference
Andes Tower Hills, Kensington was the site of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Central West Area Conference in early October....
November 2, 2016 - 8:15am
October 28, 2016
WDC School Board candidate guide
Four Wadena residents are running for three spots on Wadena-Deer Creek's School Board up for election Nov. 8. Ryan Damlo, Vince Hinojos, Dan Lawson and incumbent Kent Schmidt, all of Wadena, are running for seats. Board members Peter Hayes and Stephen Techam decided to step down and...
October 28, 2016 - 12:10am
October 26, 2016
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
Wadena-Deer Creek's high-tunnel greenhouse is an outdoor classroom where plants and students are being nurtured. WDC High School agriculture...
October 26, 2016 - 12:10pm
October 22, 2016
School taxes to drop $156,000 in 2019
The tax break anticipated by Wadena-Deer Creek school board members took definite shape Monday night at the October meeting in Robertson Theatre. Jodie Zesbaugh, a Senior Municipal Advisor for Ehlers Financial, presented the board with the results of a sale of $1,250,000 General Obligation...
October 22, 2016 - 12:10am
No clown costumes allowed at WDC Schools
Wadena-Deer Creek students will not be allowed to wear clown costumes to school or the Halloween Extravaganza this year. "It's in response to all of the clown incidents that have gone on around the country," said WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum. "We just decided that it would be a...
October 22, 2016 - 12:08am
Check out career options at MState's Wadena program showcase
Area residents are invited to check out the career options at Minnesota State Community and Technical College's Wadena campus during a program showcase from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27. Prospective students will have a chance to get hands-on experience and visit with program...
October 22, 2016 - 12:08am
October 19, 2016
WDC students participate in bowling Special Olympics
Special Olympic student-athletes competed in a bowling tournament Oct. 6 in Brainerd, where they had a fun time bowling and meeting other athletes....
October 19, 2016 - 8:15am
October 16, 2016
Bus safety week is Oct. 17-21
Wadena-Deer Creek School District wants to remind everyone that it's National School Bus Safety Week, Oct. 17-21. Wadena-Deer Creek school buses...
October 16, 2016 - 12:08am
October 15, 2016
Summer training paying off for local teachers, students
Dozens of central Minnesota classrooms are already reaping rewards this school year from targeted educator training developed by National Joint...
October 15, 2016 - 12:08am