Weather Forecast



January 17, 2018
Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
January 17, 2018 - 9:42am
December 2, 2017
Wadena-Deer Creek special education teacher Marc Reynolds has been named  the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher of the Year. Wadena Pioneer Journal File Photo
Reynolds named WDC Teacher of the Year
December 2, 2017 - 8:15am
November 24, 2014
Mahube-Otwa Head Start student Julius Cassel enjoys himself during a class-wide shaving cream art project last Wednesday afternoon in Detroit Lakes.
School districts get ready for pre-kindergartners
November 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 28, 2014
WDC High School welcomes nine foreign exchange students for 2014-15 school year. From left to right: Jose Sandoval (Mexico), Mika Petersenn (Germany), Diego Anzures (Mexico), Laura Stangenberg (Germany), Neil Bachmann (Germany), Gabriela Noronha (Brazil), Kota Nishida (Japan), Joaquin Gutierrez Vargas (Bolivia), and Seons Yoon “Luke” Kim (South Korea).
WDC welcomes foreign exchange students
October 28, 2014 - 12:00am
October 27, 2014
Members and officers of the 2014-15 WDC Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization are, from left, sitting: Matthew Quincer, Kylie Lupkes, Ashley Peters and Marissa Jahnke; back, from left: Anna Kraemer, vice president; Carrie Nelson, public relations; Maddy Hinojos, Elise Kallevig, president; Tabetha Baker, and Nancy Peterson, advisor. Not pictured: Jessica Langer, secretary; and Danyel Post.
WDC's BPA elects officers, plans community-service projects
October 27, 2014 - 12:00am
September 30, 2014
The Rock In Prevention program stopped by WDC Elementary and Middle/High School today (Sept. 18) to teach students skills and methods on how to stop bullying. Pictured above are kindergartners and second-graders listening to the presenters, Andrew and John, and helping out were WDC High School mentors.
WDC creating a caring community
September 30, 2014 - 12:00am
September 15, 2014
This photo from the Minnesota DNR website is of a juvenile five-lined skink. The little critter housed in WDC’s science classroom is an adult five-lined skink.
Unusual reptile visits WDC science classroom
September 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 18, 2014
Sarah Madsen explains the different halters and bridles.
Horse clinic connects kids with horses
August 18, 2014 - 12:00am
August 17, 2014
WDC’s new high tunnel greenhouse will be located directly east of the greenhouse, where the school garden is this summer. The high-tunnel greenhouse addition will provide kids with more opportunities to get their hands dirty while learning about science, math, problem-solving and plant anatomy.
Monsanto awards $25,000 grant to WDC for high tunnel greenhouse
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
Hope Norenberg, MN FCCLA Vice President of Public Relations.
FCCLA members attend leadership camp
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2014
America's Farmers Grow Rural Education announces 2014 Finalists
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
WDC Elementary turning to trimester grading
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
February 23, 2013
Trapshooting club, tennis co-op approved by school board
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Lee Westrum has been offered the position of Wadena-Deer Creek superintendent. Submitted photo
Superintendent job goes to Westrum
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
February 21, 2013
Wadena-Deer Creek will host its seventh- and eighth-grade Band and Choir Concert in the WDC Middle/High School gymnasium Monday. Above, Choir Director Mike Ortmann rehearses with the all-boys' choir in preparation for the concert. This is the first time the boys and girls are being separated into singing groups, and Mr. Ortmann is excited to introduce the two choirs at the concert. The boys' choir will sing "The Pirate's Life" and "Boatmen Stomp" and the girls' choir will perform "Bonse Aba," a Zambian f...
WDC concert scheduled for Monday
February 21, 2013 - 2:15pm