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Running for safety
Police Scanner - May 18 edition
FFA hosts pie social
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
State still seeking extension on Real ID despite law being passed
Wolverines finish regular season with a road win
Wadena-DC boys sixth at Minnesota True Team Championships
W-DC softball comes to a close
W-DC splits a doubleheader with OTC,Menahga
Wadena-Deer Creek shooters compete in first ever Mid-State Conference meet
Dale Eugene Clarin
Dale Eugene Clarin
Jerry John Fischer
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds 77th Annual Meeting
Schoon announced Minnesota FFA Star in AgriBusiness
United Way of Todd and Wadena Counties welcomes new board members
Registration for community events open
Entertainment briefs - May 18 edition
'Made in Minnesota'
Entertainment briefs - May 11 edition
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
Cottrell graduates from Augsburg College
Birth announcements - May 11 edition
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
Clergy View: Spring to-do lists
VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Your letters - May 11 edition
What are the most common vehicle equipment violations?
What a scam: Veterans Choice phone imposter asking for money
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
March 19, 2017
Verndale High School students visit Alexandria Tech
Alexandria Technical & Community College (ATCC) and FORCE America hosted Verndale high school students Feb. 28. The high school students were...
March 19, 2017 - 10:18am
March 17, 2017
'Donuts with Dad' a heart-warming event
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary's kindergarten classrooms were brimming with students leading smiling dads, grandpas and father figures in tow to...
March 17, 2017 - 3:43pm
March 11, 2017
First level of HRS model rolling at Verndale school
High-Reliability Schools (HRS) work is underway at the Verndale school according to Superintendent Paul Brownlow. The HRS model is a strategic planning framework that provides indicators of school operations. The district has received a $250,000 grant from the National Joint Powers...
March 11, 2017 - 9:52am
March 7, 2017
Students learn farm-to-table skills in greenhouse
Wadena-Deer Creek School students are learning lifelong skills in an independent study offered by greenhouse manager Kathy Connell. Becoming...
March 7, 2017 - 4:08pm
March 6, 2017
WDC offering upcoming Community Education classes
Defensive driving course This class is for those who have never taken a certified defensive driving class. If you are 55 or over, Minnesota law requires insurance companies to offer a 10 percent reduction for three years if you complete a certified defensive driving course. Receive...
March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 5, 2017
WDC Concert Band awarded 3 superiors at contest
WDC Concert Band received three Superior ratings at the Large Group Band Contest, Feb. 22 at Staples-Motley High School. Under the direction...
March 5, 2017 - 11:43am
March 3, 2017
WDC board takes first step toward updating elementary school
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a planning agreement Feb. 21 which could be the first step in modernizing the decades-old elementary school. The board voted to proceed with the $20,000 agreement proposed by the engineering firm of Foster, Jacobs and Johnson and the general...
March 3, 2017 - 2:05pm
Minnesota author/illustrator LaRochelle visits WDC Elementary
David LaRochelle, a Minnesota author and illustrator, visited students at Wadena-Deer Elementary, Jan. 21. LaRochelle spent the day storytelling,...
March 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 24, 2017
WDC fifth-grader advances to regional spelling bee
Wadena-Deer Creek fifth-grader Anna Guo won the WDC Spelling Bee Feb. 13 at WDC Middle/High School. She correctly spelled "stilton" in the 26th...
February 24, 2017 - 4:15pm
February 19, 2017
WDC students make 2nd quarter honor roll
The following students made 'A' honor roll for 2nd quarter: Fifth grade Gracie Ames, Caitlyn Anderson, Jaxson Brown, Peyton Church, KatieRae Fiemeyer, Macey Goeden, Anna Guo, Libby Hartman, Lyrik Haug, Simon Kreklau, Isabelle Larson, Brenna Leeseberg, Teshome Loer, Macie Moore, Ean...
February 19, 2017 - 11:43am
February 17, 2017
Reminder: WDC is in session Feb. 20
Wadena-Deer Creek Schools will be in session Monday, Feb. 20. This was originally a scheduled day off for President's Day, but because WDC missed two days of school due to weather, WDC now has school on Monday, February 20 and Friday, March 3.
February 17, 2017 - 9:08am
February 12, 2017
Six BPA members advance to State
Wadena-Deer Creek's chapter of Business Professionals of America (BPA) had eight members participate in the Region 6 contest recently at the...
February 12, 2017 - 10:18am
February 11, 2017
Verndale board approves $550,609 expenditure
Verndale's school board approved the expenditure of $550,609 Monday at their February meeting for a school bus garage and parking lot. When the bus garage project was originally passed the board was looking at a ballpark figure of $350,000. Paul Davis Remodeling and Renovation, the...
February 11, 2017 - 10:18am
February 4, 2017
WDC seniors Ross and Wheeler selected for Triple 'A' Award
Wadena-Deer Creek High School seniors Gabi Ross and Tyler Wheeler have been chosen as the recipients of this year's Triple "A" Awards. This is...
February 4, 2017 - 8:15am
February 3, 2017
WDC FCCLA members attend region meeting
Fourteen WDC Family, Career and Community Leaders of America members traveled to Ortonville High School to attend the mid-winter region meeting...
February 3, 2017 - 2:45pm