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Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
Whooping it up in Wadena
Minnesota briefs - June 22 edition
Woodtick Lounge bringing bar crowd to Hewitt once again
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Entertainment briefs - June 8 edition
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
Your letters - June 8 edition
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Minnesota should see another good turkey hunting season
November 2, 2016
WDC FCCLA members attend Central West Area Conference
Andes Tower Hills, Kensington was the site of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Central West Area Conference in early October....
November 2, 2016 - 8:15am
October 28, 2016
LEO Club hosts waffle feed Sunday at WDC school
The Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton LEO Club is hosting a waffle feed Sunday, Oct. 30. Everyone is invited to the feed, which will run from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the WDC Middle/High School. There will be all-you-can-eat waffles, sausage, coffee and juice. The waffles are served with...
October 28, 2016 - 10:07am
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