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Ross and Snyder selected as nominees for ExCEL Award
Trump, sworn in as U.S. president, promises to put 'America First'
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Real ID bill passes first test in Minnesota House, but access at issue
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Wheeler paces Wolverines in Minnewaska Round Robin
Glenz cans big trey in 50-46 overtime win
Wolverines post 65-57 PRC win over Trojans
Three Central Minnesota boxers triumph
Keith D. Davis Jr.
Steven M. Hoyhtya
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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
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
'Hidden Figures' an Oscar-worthy film
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
Area students make dean's list at University of Jamestown
Birth announcements - Jan. 12 edition
Area students earn honors at Central Lakes College
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Big laws need bipartisan support
What should go in car emergency kit?
Salonen: 'Hacksaw Ridge' foxhole scene brings hope
Minding Our Elders: Restructuring life after caregiving ends
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Ross and Snyder selected as nominees for ExCEL Award
Wadena-Deer Creek High School juniors Noah Ross and Jezebel Snyder are this year's nominees for the Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership...
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January 17, 2017
Freshwater students donate blankets to Someplace Safe
This holiday season the students of Freshwater Middle School in Wadena embraced the spirit of giving. Students spent time learning about Someplace...
January 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 16, 2017
WDC students learn to play cribbage
Wadena-Deer Creek Junior High math teacher Chelsa Golberg taught her seventh-grade students how to play cribbage recently. She said kids can...
January 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 15, 2017
Students make 1st quarter honor roll at WDC
The following students made "A" honor roll at WDC Middle/High School: Fifth grade Gracie Ames, Caitlyn Andersen, Addison Block, Jaxson Brown, Kieza Chandler, Peyton Church, Jasmine Erickson, Katierae Fiemeyer, Macey Goeden, Libby Hartman, Lyrik Haug, Isabelle Johnson, Faith Koning,...
January 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 14, 2017
Verndale school board approves exemplary fund requests
The Verndale school board approved exemplary fund requests totaling $47,604.80 at their January meeting Monday in the Verndale Media Center. Exemplary funds are a blind budget item, according to Verndale Superintendent Paul Brownlow. The board sets aside $40,000 each year as long...
January 14, 2017 - 12:10am
Sixth-graders visit Fair Oaks Lodge, brighten residents' day
Wadena-Deer Creek sixth-graders from Lori Grendahl's class visited Fair Oaks Lodge (FOL) on Jan. 5, where they read books, painted pictures and...
January 14, 2017 - 12:08am
January 8, 2017
Verndale one of first school districts to become 'High Reliability' certified
National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) hosted assemblies at Verndale and Walker-Hackensack-Akeley schools last week to celebrate the start of...
January 8, 2017 - 8:15am
January 4, 2017
Little Wolverines earn PAWS praise for positive behavior
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary recognized the following students for positive behavior, Dec. 15: Anna Helmbrecht, Eli Hovius, Naomi Aho, Emma Weniger,...
January 4, 2017 - 8:15am
January 3, 2017
Freshwater, WDC Elementary combine giving power for Wadena Food Shelf
This fall the Freshwater Middle School invited the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School to participate in We Scare Hunger. We Scare Hunger is...
January 3, 2017 - 8:15am
December 26, 2016
Foster grandparent Wynn recognized for 15 years of service
Congratulations to Arlene Wynn for her years of service as a foster grandparent at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary. She was recently recognized...
December 26, 2016 - 8:15am
December 23, 2016
WDC school board's 2017 levy to see 3.24 percent increase
The Wadena-Deer Creek board ushered out the 2016 portion of the current school year Friday by approving a final payable 2017 levy increase of 3.24 percent. In dollars, the increase calls for a tax boost of $1,334,220. The present levy is actually less than one of $1,581,000 which...
December 23, 2016 - 12:08am
December 20, 2016
WDC students donate 2,024 items for food drive
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary and Middle/High School collected 2,024 items for the Wadena Food Shelf in the "Fill the Yetti" Food Drive, Dec....
December 20, 2016 - 8:15am
December 19, 2016
WDC students see bald eagle up close
Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Greg Oldakowski stopped by Wadena-Deer Creek Schools recently and educated elementary and...
December 19, 2016 - 9:16am
December 9, 2016
New M State programs target business needs
In January, Minnesota State Community and Technical College begins offering two unique certificate programs created to meet business and industry demands in the region served by the college. M State's Supervisory Leadership Essentials program will help prepare individuals for leadership...
December 9, 2016 - 1:37pm
December 3, 2016
Board visits home-in-progress on WDC campus
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board shook off the comforts of the Robertson Theatre for a short time Monday to pay a visit to Mike Shrode's new...
December 3, 2016 - 12:08am