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Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Courts - Sept. 22 edition
Man accused of threatening women with arrow, hammer, saw
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
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
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
How to become a disciple
Quincer graduates from UND
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
Are you prepared for a new school year?
Your letters - Sept. 8 edition
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
WDC school board
September 24, 2016
Bond refunding to save WDC School District taxpayers money
Taxpayers will receive some relief as Wadena-Deer Creek School District looks at bond refunding. Jodie Zesbaugh, Senior Municipal Advisor for...
September 24, 2016 - 12:08am
August 20, 2016
WDC school board welcomes seven new teachers
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board touched base with six of their seven new teachers Monday evening during the August meeting. Coming aboard...
August 20, 2016 - 12:08am
July 16, 2016
Committee formed to assist with future facility work at WDC schools
A committee of three Wadena-Deer Creek School Board members will help Superintendent Lee Westrum with upcoming decisions related to facility...
July 16, 2016 - 12:08am
June 11, 2016
WDC school board approves 2016-2017 budget
The Wadena school board approved a 2016-2017 budget with a projected deficit of $83,577 at their June meeting Monday night in the Bluffton Community Center.
June 11, 2016 - 12:08am
April 22, 2016
Board hears music trip plans at April meeting
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a music trip to Washington, D.C., the hiring of two elementary teachers and a capital expenditure budget Monday night at their April meeting.
April 22, 2016 - 12:10am
March 25, 2016
WDC school board updated on major projects
It was a night to listen and peruse information Monday for members of the Wadena-Deer Creek school board. The board's one-hour meeting was marked by updates on the Community Center Drive project and a Facilities Report on WDC Elementary from Superintendent Lee Westrum and the school's...
March 25, 2016 - 12:10am
February 26, 2016
WDC school board updated on Benchmark Literacy
The Wadena School Board received a progress report on a new reading curriculum called Benchmark Literacy at their Feb. 16 meeting in the Robertson Theatre. Elementary Superintendent Louis Rutten was joined by Kindergarten Teacher Alyssa Morlock and Media Specialist Loni Niles in a...
February 26, 2016 - 12:10am
February 19, 2016
WDC school board recognized Feb. 15-19
The Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) has set Feb. 15-19 as "School Board Recognition Week" as a time to build awareness and understanding...
February 19, 2016 - 12:08am
January 30, 2016
Hayes takes over as chairman of WDC school board
Peter Hayes stepped right into his new role on the Wadena-Deer Creek school board Jan. 19. Hayes was voted to succeed Steve Techam as chairman...
January 30, 2016 - 12:10am
January 25, 2016
Pate recognized at MSBA Conference
The Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) presented Wadena-Deer Creek School Board member Ann Pate with the President's Award. Pate was...
January 25, 2016 - 8:15am
Westrum outlines strategic, action plans for WDC
Superintendent Lee Westrum shared some Christmas giving with the Wadena-Deer Creek school board Monday night at their final meeting of the 2015 year. On a night when the board took care of the routine business of holding a Truth in Taxation presentation and discussion, certifying...
December 25, 2015 - 8:15am
August 22, 2015
WDC school board denies Eckhoff's resignation
On a night when they were meeting and hiring six new teachers for the coming school year, the Wadena-Deer Creek school board denied the resignation...
August 22, 2015 - 12:10am
July 19, 2015
WDC school lunch prices increase
Wadena-Deer Creek's school lunch prices will increase five cents starting this fall. "The reason it's increasing is because of the National School Lunch Program," said WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum. "It's a federal requirement." The WDC school board approved increases to lunch...
July 19, 2015 - 12:08am
June 14, 2015
Resolutions could spark new day for hockey in Wadena
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board passed three resolutions at their Monday night meeting in Bluffton which could spell a new day for the boys'...
June 14, 2015 - 12:10am
May 24, 2015
WDC school board meets in Deer Creek
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board traveled 10 miles down Highway 29 to Deer Creek Monday night for their May meeting - the first of four meetings...
May 24, 2015 - 12:10am