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WDC cheerleaders invited to cheer in London
VFW and Auxiliary sponsoring patriotic essay contest
Capitol Chatter: Dayton says clean water tops light rail politics
No tax cuts. No construction work. No special session.
Zebra mussels confirmed in Otter Tail Lake
Finck wins 14th club championship at Whitetail Run
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
William 'Bill' Bretz
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Joan Gertrude Wagner
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
What are the rules regarding collector plates?
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
July 13, 2015
M State program fills gap in mental health care for children
This fall, Minnesota State Community and Technical College begins offering a new program designed to fill a gap in the care provided to children with mental illnesses. The college's 16-credit Mental Health Behavioral Aide II certificate was created in response to the Minnesota...
July 13, 2015 - 12:08am
June 14, 2015
Verndale School approves preliminary 2016 budget
The Verndale School Board approved a preliminary fiscal year 2016 budget with proposed expenditures at $5,347,160 and revenues at $5,438,554. Assumptions were made based on the latest numbers from the legislature and a student count of 515 students. This compares to fiscal year...
June 14, 2015 - 12:10am
June 5, 2015
Tips to combat summer brain drain
School's out for the summer in Wadena and surrounding communities. Some people think of summer as a time to let go of schedules, abandon bed times, sleep in or camp out. Older students may use it as a time to get a job and earn a little extra money for added independence in the...
June 5, 2015 - 12:10am
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