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72-year-old's journey to benefit Lions Leader Dog program
Police Scanner - May 21 edition
Sixth-graders collect record amount of tabs for Ronald McDonald House
Rare trophy returns to Quincer family
WDC school board meets in Deer Creek
Raiders hammer Wolverines 14-2
Templing, Stokes, Moore pace Raiders
Riewer, Card propel Raiders past Tigers
Kern fires 83 at Deacon's Lodge
Twins' break from big league baseball may finally be over
Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Visits
M State ranks in top 10 for investment
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic opens on Highway 10
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassador visits
17 Years: Wegscheid bids farewell as township supervisor
England Prairie grounds a step back in time
Entertainment briefs - May 21 edition
They're back, pitches!
WDC students enjoy free open swim at 'The Mas'
Entertainment briefs - May 14 edition
Birth announcements - May 14 edition
Local students graduate from Minnesota State University, Mankato
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Hospice volunteers gather to celebrate life
Memorial Day time to honor troopers killed in WWII
VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor
Your letters - May 14 edition
Can you transport a shotgun over state lines?
VA accelerates deployment of nationwide opioid therapy tool
Water levels low: Boaters beware for fishing opener
Otter Tail County lakes should be active this weekend
March 27, 2011
WDC raises $5,997 for Zach Gabbard
Students at Wadena-Deer Creek High School showed their character recently by organizing a series of fundraisers to help 17-year-old Zach Gabbard and his family. The students raised $5,997 for the Gabbard family, which was presented to the Perham boys' basketball team during halftime...
March 27, 2011 - 12:58pm
March 20, 2011
Todd-Wadena Operation Round Up helps kids
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative donated $1,300 to Sacred Heart Area School of Staples for the purchase of a Promethean ActivBoard (interactive whiteboard) this past year. The gift has significantly enhanced instruction and student learning in the classroom. Todd Wadena's Operation...
business / education
March 20, 2011 - 5:35pm
WDC High School athletic program recipient of $10,000 grant from Toyota
Wadena-Deer Creek High School senior Dylan Anderson wrote a heartfelt essay about the challenges WDC High School has faced since the destructive June 17, 2010 tornado and what it's meant to him to lose his beloved school. The essay qualified the school for a grant from Toyota's Drive...
March 20, 2011 - 5:20pm
WDC National Honor Society organizes blood drive for students, staff
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's National Honor Society (NHS) held a blood drive Thursday, March 10, where students and staff had the opportunity...
March 20, 2011 - 5:14pm
March 18, 2011
The Menahga Assembly of God Ladies Quilting group gathered together and donated 91 handmade quilts to Hockert's Cleaners of Wadena, which provided them to the Minnesota Cleaners Association (MCA) to deliver to Sharing and Caring Hands in Minneapolis, an assistance center for inner-city...
March 18, 2011 - 5:34pm
March 13, 2011
Band and choir give back
March 13, 2011 - 5:00pm
March 6, 2011
WDC 'pays it forward' for Zach Gabbard
Wadena-Deer Creek High School students and staff are paying it forward for Zach Gabbard, the Perham student-athlete who collapsed during a boys'...
March 6, 2011 - 2:49pm
February 27, 2011
4-H fruit sale underway
The annual Wadena County 4-H Fruit Sales are underway and local 4-H clubs will be selling fruit from now through the month of March. This is a major fundraiser for 4-H programs so support is important and a vital part of maintaining 4-H here in Wadena County. If you are not contacted...
February 27, 2011 - 4:22pm
February 20, 2011
Carl F. and Louise H. Hulting Scholarship established for WDC graduates
Longtime Wadena residents Carl and Louise Hulting recognized the importance of a well-rounded, quality education for their own family and for...
news / education
February 20, 2011 - 8:21pm
Bloodmobile hands out gallon pins
The Red Cross Bloodmobile was at the VFW, Wadena, on Monday, Feb. 14, and Tuesday, Feb. 15. With goal of 96 on Monday, 96 were derived and Tuesday's goal was 58, 44 were received. There were five first-time givers on Monday and four on Tuesday. Those receiving gallon pins included: ...
February 20, 2011 - 7:54pm
Pictured above are Wolverine boys' basketball players sporting ZG3 orange bracelets -- ZG3 stands for Zach Gabbard and his basketball number...
education / sports
February 20, 2011 - 7:51pm
February 13, 2011
Lakewood Health System employees get 'United For Red'
In honor of National Heart Month, Lakewood Health System held United For Red Day on Thursday February 3rd to raise funds for underserved patients...
February 13, 2011 - 12:15pm
Retired educators donate to WDC band
The Retired Educators Association of Minnesota Board recently presented the Wadena-Deer Creek High School band program with a donation of $2,500...
education / music
February 13, 2011 - 12:06pm
February 6, 2011
Perham High School raises $1,300 for WDC
Perham High School Student Council raised $1,300 by selling "From One School to Another" T-shirts as a tornado benefit. At the Perham versus WDC girls' basketball game on Tuesday night, members of the Perham High School Student Council presented several members Wadena-Deer Creek High...
February 6, 2011 - 4:10pm
January 30, 2011
That's a lot of dimes!
Wadena-Deer Creek's FCCLA club organized a dime drive for the March of Dimes last week. Their goal was to raise $800 by asking students in grades...
January 30, 2011 - 10:39am