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Natural gas will now be offered in Deer Creek, Parkers Prairie
Abomination Tattoo Studio opens in downtown Wadena
Wing River Township residents enjoy long lifespan
Homeowners will need to comply with state water buffer laws
Police Scanner - Feb. 16 edition
Saturday Scorecard 2/18
Friday Scorecard 2/17
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
WDC skaters to face No. 2 Alexandria in Section 6A quarterfinals
Thursday Scorecard 2/16
Gladys (Schmidt) Sagehorn
Carold Verner Anderson
Karvonen Funeral Home crematory addition is complete
Brunswick NYM employees rewarded for efforts
Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie to perform in Park Rapids
Elmer's Summer Melodrama Actor Auditions Set for Feb. 18
Author Candace Simar to be featured at Book Ends Saturday
Computer workshop set for Feb. 25 at Wadena library
Clergy View: Jesus is alive and listening
Birth announcements - Feb. 9 edition
Area students graduate from NDSU
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Raspberry Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast
Eligibility for VA Disability and SSDI
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
COMMENTARY: An early start for a strong Farm Bill
Letters - Feb. 9 edition
Is there a requirement to remove the snow/ice prior to traveling with the trailer?
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
September 16, 2016
WDC enrollment numbers up for 2016-17 school year
Area schools opened their doors last week for students eager to start a new year. A week into the school year, Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Lee Westrum said enrollment numbers are ready to report. K-12 enrollment for WDC is at 978 for the start of the 2016-2017 school year, an...
September 16, 2016 - 12:08am
September 13, 2016
Bus drivers prepare for first day of school
The Wadena-Deer Creek School District bus garage was buzzing with activity the week before school started. Bus drivers were preparing for the...
September 13, 2016 - 8:15am
September 10, 2016
School patrol has important role at WDC Elementary
Armed with orange flags with a stop-sign symbol and bright yellow vests, the Wadena‐Deer Creek (WDC) school patrol takes great pride in helping...
September 10, 2016 - 12:08am
September 9, 2016
School's back in session
Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Lee Westrum welcomed back staff with an inspiring message: "I want to start things off by thanking you for dedicating...
September 9, 2016 - 12:08am
September 3, 2016
Area Learning Center an option for some students
"I like the small class size," "I feel like my teachers really care about me" and "I have to work to make money for my family and the hours at the ALC are flexible" are all reasons students gave for attending Freshwater Area Learning Center. Students are living in an exciting era....
September 3, 2016 - 12:10am
August 27, 2016
First time educational summit brings 23 districts together
The Minnesota Summit for Greater Learning and Leading Summit brought 23 school districts and over 250 educators from across Minnesota for this...
August 27, 2016 - 12:08am
August 26, 2016
Four candidates file for WDC School Board
Four Wadena residents have filed for three vacancies on Wadena-Deer Creek's School Board. The deadline to file was Aug. 16. Board member/incumbent...
August 26, 2016 - 12:10am
August 20, 2016
WDC school board welcomes seven new teachers
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board touched base with six of their seven new teachers Monday evening during the August meeting. Coming aboard...
August 20, 2016 - 12:08am
August 13, 2016
Verndale school board hires Anderson as business manager
Dawn Anderson was hired to serve as a part-time business manager for the Verndale school district at Monday's August meeting of the school board. Anderson replaces Brian Jacobson who took a full-time position with the Wadena-Deer Creek school district earlier this summer. Anderson...
August 13, 2016 - 12:08am
August 8, 2016
MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
The Minnesota Department of Education recently released scores for the 2016 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs). The statewide proficiency data shows reading scores increased slightly when looking at all grades. Math scores declined slightly, while science scores increased....
August 8, 2016 - 8:15am
July 18, 2016
WDC students develop leadership skills at national FCCLA conference
More than 8,500 nationwide members, advisers, alumni and chapter parents of Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), gathered...
July 18, 2016 - 8:15am
July 16, 2016
Committee formed to assist with future facility work at WDC schools
A committee of three Wadena-Deer Creek School Board members will help Superintendent Lee Westrum with upcoming decisions related to facility...
July 16, 2016 - 12:08am
Verndale board gives approval for demolition of bus garage
The Verndale School Board gave the green light to begin demolition of the existing bus garage Monday for construction of a new 90x100 foot steel structure. The building, when completed, will provide cold storage to house Verndale's fleet of 11 school buses, a spot for minor repairs...
July 16, 2016 - 12:08am
June 20, 2016
McCullough made "A" Honor Roll at WDC
Andrew McCullough made the "A" Honor Roll at Wadena-Deer Creek Schools for the spring semester.
June 20, 2016 - 12:08am
June 18, 2016
Verndale school board sets budget, looks at garage project
The Verndale school board signed off on a 2017 budget of $5,660,763 Monday at their June meeting. With expenditures estimated at $5,573,337 the projected fund balance increase will be $87,426. The largest projected deficit on the budget is $21,326 in the debt service fund. The food...
June 18, 2016 - 12:08am