Skip to main content
Going on tour: Sebeka teen embarking on seven-nation European trip with clarinet
Police Scanner - March 15 Edition
Weekly crime report - March 15 edition
Cultural Center calls for essays for the Great American Think-off
Royalton's teen wins lakes bee
WDC indoor track closed to public until further notice
Wolverines topped in double overtime
Justin Morneau is Tri-County Health Care's Men's Night Out keynote speaker
Trojans hand Wolverines 60-36 playoff loss
Erkenbrack defeated in opening match
Paul Richard Montan
Brian B. Eide
Tri-County, Lakewood staff take the plunge for Special Olympics Minnesota
New provider joins TCHC Wadena Clinic behavioral health
Fair Oaks Lodge coming under new management
Wadena County Public Health holds maternal and child health multiclinic
United Way announces new board leadership
Kind leads interactive show at First Congregational March 12
Wadena Area Concert Band performs March 18
Wadena Library to feature 'Minnesota's Wild and Woolly Prohibition Days'
Jan Smith as Amelia Bloomers at Wadena County Museum March 15
Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Wadena County Historical Society April 19
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Quam column: An open letter to the kids who walked out of school Wednesday
Letter: It's good to see God back in America again
Letter: Fight to save Kirkbride important
Veterans: VA unveils claims submission option that promises to complete claims within 30 days
Ask A Trooper: Can active military personnel drive with expired licenses?
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Alivya Lou Ann Greer
WDC school board
October 22, 2016
School taxes to drop $156,000 in 2019
The tax break anticipated by Wadena-Deer Creek school board members took definite shape Monday night at the October meeting in Robertson Theatre. Jodie Zesbaugh, a Senior Municipal Advisor for Ehlers Financial, presented the board with the results of a sale of $1,250,000 General Obligation...
October 22, 2016 - 12:10am
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