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Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Wadena County wanted - Dec. 1 edition
Weather changing some after school WDC activities
Wadena County senior companions recognized for service
Police Scanner-Dec. 1 Edition
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Pirates geared up for strong basketball season
Crunch time here for the Vikings
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
Diana Lynn Aker
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
October 19, 2015
Capitol Chatter: Students, teachers lobby for college credit courses
Leave it to "real people," as compared to lobbyists and government officials, to grab attention in legislative hearings. Youths, especially, get lawmakers' ears. At issue is a plan by the Higher Learning Commission, which accredits colleges in 19 states, to require each college...
October 19, 2015 - 12:10am
October 17, 2015
WDC hosted FCCLA Region 6 Conference
One hundred thirty-five Family, Career, and Community (FCCLA) members attended the region conference held at Wadena Memorial Auditorium Oct....
October 17, 2015 - 12:08am
October 9, 2015
Brusnberg, Ellenson WDC 'Superheroes of the Week'
Mike Brunsberg - English Teacher How many years have you been teaching English at WDC High School? This is my 16th year at WDC. I...
October 9, 2015 - 12:08am
October 6, 2015
Never.Give.Up. presents check to WDC for suicide prevention, education
Never.Give.Up. presented Wadena-Deer Creek Schools with a significant donation of $23,228.18 today, which will provide suicide prevention and...
October 6, 2015 - 8:15am
September 29, 2015
Freshwater teachers participate in all day training
Over 100 Freshwater staff participated in all day training sessions held Aug. 31 at the Deer Creek Community Center. In addition to the annual employment updates regarding safety, technology application, employment support, compliance topics and staff service awards, the staff participated...
September 29, 2015 - 12:10am
September 26, 2015
M State, line workers celebrate 50 years of service community
Minnesota State Community and Technical College invites the community, industry partners and alumni to celebrate the M State program that has...
September 26, 2015 - 12:08am
September 25, 2015
WDC school district approves preliminary 2016 levy
The Wadena-Deer Creek School board approved the preliminary 2016 levy at the maximum amount Monday night, with the expectation of lowering it before the end of the year. "That gives you flexibility down the road," said Superintendent Lee Westrum. "It can be lowered later." Right...
September 25, 2015 - 12:08am
September 20, 2015
WDC teachers recognized as superheroes
If you look up the definition of Superhero, the word is defined as a "fictional character with superhuman powers." Superheroes accomplish the...
September 20, 2015 - 12:10am
Honoring the work of our teachers
Teaching is a calling. Oh, sure, it's a profession that requires specialized education, but the lure of the classroom for dedicated teachers is as emotional as it is intellectual. The best teachers — the ones remembered by their students — master techniques that balance...
September 20, 2015 - 12:08am
September 11, 2015
WDC school district enrollment steady
Wadena-Deer Creek School District had 971 students enrolled a week into the 2015-16 school year. WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum said the numbers...
September 11, 2015 - 12:10am
September 8, 2015
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
As it begins its fall season on Sept. 8, the Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning will be at a new site, Armory Square in Park Rapids. A 12:30 p.m. Tuesday reception will be the introduction to this new venue with its first program from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Armory Square was chosen...
September 8, 2015 - 8:15am
September 6, 2015
School patrollers plays an important role at WDC Schools
Armed with orange flags with a stop-sign symbol and bright-yellow vests, the Wadena‐Deer Creek school patrol takes great pride in helping WDC...
September 6, 2015 - 12:10am
Eight new teachers join WDC School District family
Wadena-Deer Creek School District welcomes eight teachers to their Wolverine family as well as several new staff for the upcoming school year. James...
September 6, 2015 - 12:10am
August 31, 2015
Community education classes starting this fall
Registration for Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton fall Community Education classes is now open. A variety of classes is available for all ages. The course catalog was mailed to area residents but a copy can also be picked up at the WDC Middle/High School/District Office or found online...
August 31, 2015 - 12:10am
August 29, 2015
Alternative education opportunities available for students
Today Minnesota students have options of where they attend school. They have a number of educational programs that are available to them which allows them to choose where they attend school. Since no one school can meet the need of every student, families can benefit from exploring...
August 29, 2015 - 12:10am