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Wadena County wanted - Sept. 14 edition
Weekly crime report - Sept. 14 edition
Search warrant uncovers drug grow
Police Scanner-Sept. 14 Edition
Wadena's proposed tax bump not as ominous as it sounds
Clark, Floyd lead UNC past Wadena-DC
Wolverines get first win of the season
Wolverines get upper hand in battle of section foes
Wadena-DC sweeps Nevis on the road
Tough conditions for Wadena-DC Harriers at Long Prairie
Eva Della Fritz
TCHC Foundation donates AED funds to police department
M State's Simon honored with Veterans' Voices award
Henning Clinic ranked one of top 15 performers in state
Offering up her '.02Cents'
German bistro now open in downtown Wadena
Halbrooks featured at next legacy event
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Author Charles Baxter comes to Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Faith briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Korean Beef Bowl
Faith briefs - Aug. 24 edition
10 overlooked VA disabilities
Minimum wage hike argument doesn't add up
What is a state patrol blood relay?
Your letters - Sept. 7 edition
How to make left turn on bike
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
Elton & Charlotte Newman
Area students graduate from M State
Conor Kenneth Hunke
Tatum William Roush
Leonard and Phyllis (Priebe) Thompson
September 16, 2017
Enrollment up at WDC, Verndale schools
Wadena-Deer Creek and Verndale were both reporting enrollment increases after the first week of the 2017-2018 school year. "Our enrollment at WDC is up 50 students from last year," WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum reported. Westrum added most the the increase reflected the fact that...
September 16, 2017 - 8:15am
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades—sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled...
September 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
September 8, 2017
WDC honors staff for years of service
Wadena-Deer Creek School District recently recognized 18 of its staff for reaching their years of service milestones. Framed certificates were...
September 8, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 16, 2017
ALC option for students
Come on over to the CLC campus and tour our newest ALC location. The Freshwater Staples ALC is hosting an open house at our new location on Wednesday Aug. 30 from 3 to 6 p.m. Education at the ALC is seeking ways to help our students enter the workforce. Students are participating...
August 16, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 11, 2017
Board approves November vote on elementary building bond
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board took a big step toward a Nov. 7 building bond vote for upgrades of the WDC Elementary building in a special...
August 11, 2017 - 5:32pm
August 4, 2017
WDC school board hears proposal for building bond
Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Lee Westrum introduced an $11,382,100 bond proposal to fund upgrades to the WDC Elementary School last Thursday at Robertson Theatre. With members of the general public, the school board, school administration and representatives of the Wadena City...
August 4, 2017 - 5:59pm
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