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Commissioners tussle with employee raise request
Weekly crime report - July 20 edition
A helping hand: Wadena electrical workers lend assistance to DL after storm
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
Police Scanner - July 20 edition
Wadena-DC knocked off by Paynesville
Phillips' RBI single in the 12th lifts W-DC
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Wadena-DC Babe Ruth advances to District Tournament
Delores "Dee" Lugert
David Paulson Agency in Wadena joins North Risk Partners
Tri-County Health Care inWadena earns ACR accreditation
TCHC Foundation awards Marquardt-Prindle Scholarship
Centennial Realty under new ownership
Entertainment briefs - July 20 edition
Entertainment briefs - July 13 edition
Events happening at Sebeka Community Education
Friends of the Library golf fundraiser set for Aug. 18
'Art in Your Park' for kids returns to New York Mills
Birth announcements - July 13 edition
Cranberry Chicken Avocado Bowls
Column: Finding faith in non-material places
VBS begins July 17 at Zion Free Lutheran, Bethany Free Lutheran
VA veterans identification card issued with VA benefits enrollment
Your letters - July 13 edition
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Ten tips to lose weight
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
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
July 17, 2017
WDC students participate in National FCCLA Leadership Conference
More than 7,000 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members, advisers, alumni, and guests from across the country gathered...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 16, 2017
Verndale school board approves personnel changes
The Verndale School Board approved three hirings and accepted two resignations Monday evening in a special meeting. Mike Hess was hired as the district's IT Network Support manager. Olivia Wermers came aboard as an elementary teacher and Kristin Johnson was approved as a long-term...
July 16, 2017 - 1:35pm
July 5, 2017
FCCLA members attend leadership training at Bethel University
Wadena-Deer Creek Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America members, Caitlin Savage, Frannie Bakken and Elliot Doyle recently participated in "Be the Voice FCCLA!" leadership camp at Bethel University in St. Paul. Rhett Laubach, nationally known, high energy motivational speaker...
July 5, 2017 - 6:39pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
ST. PAUL — Tuition will rise by 3.9 percent at state universities and 1 percent at state colleges, but a rate freeze will follow in 2018-19. The seven universities on average will charge $7,289 for full-time tuition next school year, an increase of $272. The colleges on average...
June 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 20, 2017
WDC students make fourth quarter honor roll
The following students made the fourth quarter "A" honor roll at WDC: Fifth grade
June 20, 2017 - 5:21pm
June 17, 2017
Verndale board approves budget; Mahlen stepping down as A.D.
The Verndale school board approved a school budget and made a large number of personnel moves Monday as they laid the groundwork for the upcoming...
June 17, 2017 - 8:15am
June 11, 2017
New funding gives WDC a little room to play with for its 2017-2018 budget
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a budget for the 2017-2018 school year at Monday's June meeting. Coming after Gov. Mark Dayton's signing of a two-percent increase in education spending over the next two years, the WDC budget estimates $11,453,585 of revenue against $11,271,687...
June 11, 2017 - 8:15am
June 9, 2017
Smokin' deal at M State
In speech after speech, Bernie Sanders called for making college tuition free. His stance on the issue helped draw in legions of young voters...
June 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
Graduates earn bridges career academy awards
Two graduates were recognized at Wadena-Deer Creek High School's graduation with the Bridges Academy Achievement Award and Honor Cord. Students...
June 9, 2017 - 3:32pm
June 8, 2017
'If you love your job, you'll never work a day in your life'
Junelle Jackson learned quite a lot about her profession in her 34 years as an elementary teacher. She learned that her praise was something...
June 8, 2017 - 7:43am
June 4, 2017
Class of 2029
The Class of 2029 turned out in force Thursday for the Kindergarten Graduation program at Memorial Auditorium. The five classes opened the program...
June 4, 2017 - 1:24pm
June 2, 2017
Graduation exercises held for Class of 2017
Wadena-Deer Creek Secondary Principal Tyler Church will carry a lasting memory about the of the Class of 2017 with him. "This is probably as close-knit a group as I've had in my nine years here," Church said. Having lost classmates Sam Kelderman and Lance Pierce during their school...
June 2, 2017 - 5:14pm
May 22, 2017
FFA hosts pie social
The Wadena-Deer Creek FFA Chapter hosted a pie social for faculty, staff and the school board on May 11 to show their appreciation for the support...
May 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 21, 2017
Wadena-Deer Creek fourth-graders built water-powered rockets this past week in Dave Sea's science class. Students hopped on school buses to Deer...
May 21, 2017 - 9:32am
Rockin' the '50s
Wadena-Deer Creek third- and fourth-graders were rockin' and a rollin' on May 11 for their spring musical at Wadena Memorial Auditorium. The...
May 21, 2017 - 8:15am