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Sheriff's office reports high number of calls about unsecured livestock wandering onto roads
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
Big meth bust lands Detroit Lakes man in prison for nearly 13 years
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 20 edition
Living History: Schmitt heads to state tourney
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
The Reverend Lloyd C. Kallevig
Regina M. Klimek
NJPA presents check to support regional veterans projects
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Holweger graduates from basic training
Birth announcements - Oct. 20 edition
Sea Salt Caramel Apples
Changing terminology can make accepting end-of-life decisions easier
Clergy View: Thankful for the fingerprints of God
Your letters - Oct. 20 edition
New VA health care form removes barriers
Help needed for veterans in crisis
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
March 18, 2016
Sign-up under way for WDC's 'Day of Caring'
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's eighth annual "Day of Caring" is slated for Wednesday, April 27 and WDC students are looking for individuals...
March 18, 2016 - 12:10am
March 14, 2016
WDC recognizes Kiser during 'National School Social Worker Week'
School success is not all about academics. Social, emotional and economic factors play a part, sometimes creating obstacles that stand in the...
March 14, 2016 - 8:15am
March 13, 2016
Students learn health, safety through interactive booths
The Health Fair was sponsored by Tri-County Health Care, Maslowski Wellness and Research Center, Russ Davis Wholesale, Wadena County Public Health,...
March 13, 2016 - 12:10am
March 11, 2016
'Big Buddy' program off to good start in Verndale
A "Big Buddy" program has begun in the Verndale School according to K-12 Dean of Students Arick Follingstad. At Monday's monthly meeting of the Verndale school board, Follingstad told members the program, headed by Special Education Teacher Jamie Adams, finds National Honor Society...
March 11, 2016 - 12:10am
March 5, 2016
Three WDC boys chosen to attend American Legion Boys State
Three Wadena-Deer Creek juniors have been selected to attend American Legion Boys State this summer. Boys State is among the most respected educational...
March 5, 2016 - 8:15am
Johnson, Mosher WDC 'Superheros of the Week'
Alicia Johnson - Preschool Teacher How many years have you been teaching at WDC? Have you taught at other schools? I have taught at WDC 10 years....
March 5, 2016 - 12:10am
February 27, 2016
WDC implements vision for the future
Wadena-Deer Creek School District has unveiled a new strategic plan and is working on a number of tasks to bolster educational opportunities for students and staff. "It's a roadmap for the school district over the next five years," said Superintendent Lee Westrum. The plan came out...
February 27, 2016 - 12:10am
February 26, 2016
WDC students prepare for robotics competition
Wadena-Deer Creek's robotics team was busy finishing the final details on their build last week as a deadline neared. The new game and playing...
February 26, 2016 - 8:15am
National FFA week Feb. 21-27
Congratulations to all FFA members as we celebrate National FFA Week. This year's theme is "Amplify" as the National FFA encourages 629,367 FFA...
February 26, 2016 - 8:15am
WDC school board updated on Benchmark Literacy
The Wadena School Board received a progress report on a new reading curriculum called Benchmark Literacy at their Feb. 16 meeting in the Robertson Theatre. Elementary Superintendent Louis Rutten was joined by Kindergarten Teacher Alyssa Morlock and Media Specialist Loni Niles in a...
February 26, 2016 - 12:10am
February 23, 2016
100 days smarter
Feb. 10 marked the 100th day of school at Wadena-Deer Elementary. The day was filled with many things of 100. First-graders collected over 100...
February 23, 2016 - 8:15am
WDC 2nd quarter honor roll list released
The following students at WDC made the 2nd quarter "A" Honor Roll: Fifth grade
February 23, 2016 - 12:08am
February 19, 2016
Guest author shares book with strong female characters
As a little girl growing up in Brainerd, Shelly Boyum-Breen described herself as a tomboy, mostly because she had four brothers and she loved...
February 19, 2016 - 12:10am
WDC school board recognized Feb. 15-19
The Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) has set Feb. 15-19 as "School Board Recognition Week" as a time to build awareness and understanding...
February 19, 2016 - 12:08am
February 16, 2016
WDC senior earns trip to State BPA contest
Wadena-Deer Creek senior Jessica Langer recently earned a trip to the State Business Professionals of America (BPA) contest, March 10-12 in Minneapolis....
February 16, 2016 - 8:15am