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WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Property transfers and marriage licenses - Sept. 22 edition
The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
Weekly crime report - Sept. 22 edition
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 22 edition
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
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
February 16, 2016
WDC's JH Knowledge Bowl competes in first meet of the season
Wadena-Deer Creek's junior high Knowledge Bowl students participated in their first meet recently in Staples. According to Junior High Coach...
February 16, 2016 - 8:15am
February 14, 2016
Chase away the cold with Snow Days week
Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School is celebrating Snow Week Feb. 16-19 with activities and contests throughout the week. Dress-up days are...
February 14, 2016 - 12:10am
February 12, 2016
WDC Elementary utilizing ENVoY strategies to improve learning
Wadena-Deer Creek School District is looking to improve academic achievement by using Educational Non-Verbal Yardsticks or ENVoY. Several WDC...
February 12, 2016 - 12:10am
February 7, 2016
'I Love to Read' month activities planned at WDC
Wadena-Deer Creek Schools will be celebrating "I Love to Read" month starting Feb. 1 through March 3. WDC Elementary and Middle/High School have...
February 7, 2016 - 12:10am
WDC names 'Students of the Month' for February
Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School teachers and staff nominated the following students based on any of the following attributes: character,...
February 7, 2016 - 12:08am
February 6, 2016
Verndale school looking at land acquisition
Room has been a priority of Verndale's school board members, administrators and faculty for several years. The needs of a growing student population compelled District 818 residents to build a 29,700-square foot addition to the main building in 2013. But like a pebble hitting the...
February 6, 2016 - 12:10am
January 31, 2016
Special education instructor hired in Verndale
The Verndale School District approved the hire of Angie Orsburn at a special meeting Jan. 19 to fill the vacant 7-12 special education position. She recently completed her degree at St. Cloud State University and resides in Brainerd. The position was previously held by Justin Edin,...
January 31, 2016 - 12:10am
January 30, 2016
Hayes takes over as chairman of WDC school board
Peter Hayes stepped right into his new role on the Wadena-Deer Creek school board Jan. 19. Hayes was voted to succeed Steve Techam as chairman...
January 30, 2016 - 12:10am
January 24, 2016
WDC FFA Fish and Wildlife Team qualifies for State
Members of the Wadena-Deer Creek FFA Fish and Wildlife Team qualified for state competition at the FFA Region II Fish and Wildlife Career Development...
January 24, 2016 - 8:15am
January 20, 2016
WDC Middle/High School names 'Students of the Month'
Each month, Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School teachers nominate grade 5-12 students for "Students of the Month" based on any of the following...
January 20, 2016 - 12:08am
January 19, 2016
Para recognition week held Jan. 11-15
Wadena-Deer Creek School District is recognizing their paraprofessionals this week as part of "Paraprofessional Recognition Week," Jan. 11-15,...
January 19, 2016 - 8:15am
Foster Grandma celebrates 85th birthday, 15 years with students
Foster Grandparent Arlene Wynn turned 85 years young on Jan. 7 and Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary students and staff helped her celebrate her special...
January 19, 2016 - 12:08am
January 9, 2016
Verndale school board spends time with different types of investment
Investments took the floor Monday evening at the January meeting of the Verndale school board. After board members took care of their annual organizational chores, they approved a proposal to invest school funds in certificates of deposit. The Ehlers CD Investment Program will take...
January 9, 2016 - 12:08am
December 29, 2015
Drive Raises Over $900 for the March of Dimes
WDC Family, Career and Community Leaders of America coordinated a Dime Drive at the WDC Middle/High School Dec. 7-11. The Dime Drive raises funds...
December 29, 2015 - 12:08am
December 25, 2015
Westrum outlines strategic, action plans for WDC
Superintendent Lee Westrum shared some Christmas giving with the Wadena-Deer Creek school board Monday night at their final meeting of the 2015 year. On a night when the board took care of the routine business of holding a Truth in Taxation presentation and discussion, certifying...
December 25, 2015 - 8:15am