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West Fargo woman injured in Otter Tail County crash
What you should know about the Zika Virus
Several city, school seats up for election
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
White receives national volunteer recognition award
Green was quite a shock
Zebra mussels confirmed in Otter Tail's East Spirit Lake
Wadena Babe Ruth team headed for 13-15 state tournament
Blazers top Angels with ninth inning surge
WDC Babe Ruth club will meet DGF or Litchfield in state opener
Luella Mae Trites
William "Cookie" Helmbrecht
Michael Charles Brakefield
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Entertainment briefs - July 28 edition
The Abiders to perform Friday at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Old School to perform at Staples Music in the Park
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Church briefs - July 21 edition
Birth announcements - July 21 edition
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
It's time to get serious about a special session
Your letters - July 21 edition
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
April 26, 2015
WDC students named to 3rd quarter honor roll
The following students have been named the the "A" Honor Roll at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School: Fifth grade: Jamie Barthel, Destiny Berg, Johanna Brunsberg, Anna Church, Kylee Collins, Joshua Dykhoff, Corra Endres, Camille Fleming, Grace Gallant, Kendall Godel, Lauryn...
April 26, 2015 - 12:10am
March 17, 2015
Dayton focuses on education, not nursing homes, in budget tweak
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton today proposed spending almost the entire state budget surplus, with big increases in education and welfare spending but much less to nursing homes. The governor’s supplemental 2016-2017 budget adds $866 million to Minnesota’s two-year...
March 17, 2015 - 4:32pm
March 8, 2015
WDC's FFA chapter celebrates 'National FFA Week'
Last week, the Wadena-Deer Creek FFA chapter celebrated "National FFA Week." Currently, WDC has 18 members in their FFA chapter.
March 8, 2015 - 12:10am
WDC students participate in Honor Band
Several Wadena-Deer Creek band members were selected to participate in the Minnesota Band Directors Association's Northwest Region Honor Band...
March 8, 2015 - 12:08am
March 6, 2015
WDC grad rate surpasses statewide average
Wadena-Deer Creek's graduation rate is 92.42 percent compared to the state average of 81.2 percent, according to a recent report released by the Minnesota Department of Education. Although it is well above the state average, there is room for improvement. "We would always like...
March 6, 2015 - 12:10am
March 1, 2015
MSBA recognized school board Feb. 17-21
The Minnesota School Boards Association set Feb.
March 1, 2015 - 12:10am
February 28, 2015
FIRST robotics team makes deadline
The FIRST Robotics Team, the WDC Terminators, had good reason to celebrate on Feb. 17. They finished building their "bot" by their six-week deadline...
February 28, 2015 - 12:10am
February 23, 2015
Students named to Honor Roll at WDC
The following students were missed on the Wadena-Deer Creek Honor Roll. They made the "A" Honor Roll: Blaine Cooper, Kylee Damm, Kayla Hanson, Madeleine Hinojos, Kylie Lupkes, Carrie Nelson and Danyel Post.
February 23, 2015 - 12:10am
February 21, 2015
Central MN CEO program connects students with business leaders
Staples-Motley and Wadena-Deer Creek High Schools, along with area business leaders, have collaborated to give eight high school students a unique...
February 21, 2015 - 12:10am
February 13, 2015
Minnesota's new approach to preschool scholarships gives more low-income students program access
When Demariay Gunn starts kindergarten next fall, he will know how to print his name, count to 10 and recite his ABCs. He'll know how to line up to play outside and how to wash his hands after using the bathroom. He also will know that even when he's frustrated, he shouldn't scream...
February 13, 2015 - 12:10am
November 24, 2014
School districts get ready for pre-kindergartners
The most recent studies done by U.S.
November 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 28, 2014
WDC welcomes foreign exchange students
Wadena-Deer Creek High School welcomes nine foreign-exchange students for the 2014-15 school year. The foreign-exchange students are staying...
October 28, 2014 - 12:00am
October 27, 2014
WDC's BPA elects officers, plans community-service projects
Newly elected officers of the 2014-15 WDC Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization are Elise Kallevig as president, Anna Kraemer...
October 27, 2014 - 12:00am
September 30, 2014
WDC creating a caring community
"Bullying: We don't do that here!" Students at Wadena-Deer Creek Schools learned that message through Rock In Prevention Sept. 18 as part of...
September 30, 2014 - 12:00am
September 15, 2014
Unusual reptile visits WDC science classroom
Wadena resident Steve Schmitz brought in a five-lined skink he captured on his farm to WDC's sixth-grade science class Thursday — a little...
September 15, 2014 - 12:00am