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News briefs - March 23 edition
Wadena County wanted - March 23 edition
Woods returning as WDC boys' hockey coach
WDC students hold blood drive for American Red Cross
County Commission approves support of assistance program
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
October 22, 2016
No clown costumes allowed at WDC Schools
Wadena-Deer Creek students will not be allowed to wear clown costumes to school or the Halloween Extravaganza this year. "It's in response to all of the clown incidents that have gone on around the country," said WDC Superintendent Lee Westrum. "We just decided that it would be a...
October 22, 2016 - 12:08am
October 19, 2016
WDC students participate in bowling Special Olympics
Special Olympic student-athletes competed in a bowling tournament Oct. 6 in Brainerd, where they had a fun time bowling and meeting other athletes....
October 19, 2016 - 8:15am
October 16, 2016
Bus safety week is Oct. 17-21
Wadena-Deer Creek School District wants to remind everyone that it's National School Bus Safety Week, Oct. 17-21. Wadena-Deer Creek school buses...
October 16, 2016 - 12:08am
October 10, 2016
Womenade donates $4,000 to WDC to support students in need
Wadena-Deer Creek School District received a generous donation of $4,000 from the Womenade Helping Hearts once again. This money helps provide...
October 10, 2016 - 8:15am
October 5, 2016
WDC National Honor Society inducts 18 new members
Wadena-Deer Creek High School's National Honor Society (NHS) held its induction ceremony and reception, Sept. 19 where 18 new students were inducted....
October 5, 2016 - 8:15am
October 4, 2016
WDC welcomes 13 foreign exchange students
Wadena-Deer Creek High School recently welcomed 13 foreign-exchange students from 10 countries around the globe. WDC is excited to be hosting...
October 4, 2016 - 8:15am
October 1, 2016
WDC students canoe the Crow Wing River
Wadena-Deer Creek sixth-graders canoed the Crow Wing River, Sept. 19 and couldn't have asked for a more beautiful day for this outdoor adventure....
October 1, 2016 - 8:15am
Students learn about fur trade at history museum
Wadena-Deer Creek students learned about the history of the fur trade in Wadena County and across the state at a visit to the history museum...
October 1, 2016 - 12:08am
September 30, 2016
Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
The senior class of 2017 would like to dedicate this football season to their two lost teammates No. 21 Lance Pierce and No. 22 Sam Kelderman,...
September 30, 2016 - 12:10am
September 28, 2016
WDC head volleyball coach Volkmann earns 500th career win
Wadena-Deer Creek's volleyball coach, Sue Volkmann, achieved a career milestone recently that places her with an elite group of coaches. On Sept....
September 28, 2016 - 1:08pm
September 27, 2016
The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
Lori Grendahl's sixth-grade science classes are fluttering with activity these days. They are raising over 75 caterpillars that will turn into...
September 27, 2016 - 8:15am
September 16, 2016
WDC enrollment numbers up for 2016-17 school year
Area schools opened their doors last week for students eager to start a new year. A week into the school year, Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Lee Westrum said enrollment numbers are ready to report. K-12 enrollment for WDC is at 978 for the start of the 2016-2017 school year, an...
September 16, 2016 - 12:08am
September 13, 2016
Bus drivers prepare for first day of school
The Wadena-Deer Creek School District bus garage was buzzing with activity the week before school started. Bus drivers were preparing for the...
September 13, 2016 - 8:15am
September 10, 2016
News briefs - Sept. 8 edition
Reading volunteers needed at WDC Elementary Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary is looking for volunteers to listen to young readers individually. This is an important aspect of their reading program which helps students improve their reading fluency. If you are interested and able to commit...
September 10, 2016 - 12:10am
School patrol has important role at WDC Elementary
Armed with orange flags with a stop-sign symbol and bright yellow vests, the Wadena‐Deer Creek (WDC) school patrol takes great pride in helping...
September 10, 2016 - 12:08am