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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Charlotte L. Robbins
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
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
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
March 17, 2018
Clarification: Students won't make up snow day
An article on the Monday snow totals in the March 8 edition of the Wadena Pioneer Journal noted that Wadena-Deer Creek Schools would make up a missed day of school on March 29, a day assigned as a make up snow day on the school calendar. The school board made an amendment to the calendar...
March 17, 2018 - 1:52pm
January 11, 2018
W-DC school building project to be completed in two phases
Plans to renovate the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School and adjoining Memorial Auditorium have changed slightly to allow the work to be completed...
January 11, 2018 - 11:31am
June 6, 2017
WDC board approves 2017-2018 budget
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved a preliminary budget for the 2017-2018 school year at Monday’s June meeting. Coming after Gov. Mark Dayton’s signing of a two-percent increase in education spending over the next two years, the WDC budget estimates $11,453,585 of revenue...
June 6, 2017 - 8:54am
August 26, 2016
Four candidates file for WDC School Board
Four Wadena residents have filed for three vacancies on Wadena-Deer Creek's School Board. The deadline to file was Aug. 16. Board member/incumbent...
August 26, 2016 - 12:10am
May 7, 2016
WDC Elementary facility study shows need for building improvements
A facility study of Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School showed the building is in good condition overall but is in need of some improvements...
May 7, 2016 - 12:10am
October 23, 2015
Gallant moving out of job as head wrestling coach
Norm Gallant and the Wadena-Deer Creek wrestling program go back 18 years. Gallant was an assistant coach for his first seven years in the...
October 23, 2015 - 8:15am
February 27, 2015
'Benchmark' may be on the way for WDC elementary students
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board arranged to have a program placed in the budget for the coming school year that would give wings to a language arts curriculum called "Benchmark." After hearing a presentation at their January meeting by a language adoption committee represented...
February 27, 2015 - 12:10am
August 9, 2014
Four file for three WDC school board seats
A competitive race for the Wadena-Deer Creek School Board is taking shape. Four candidates - two incumbents and two newcomers - are vying for the three four-year positions up for election Nov. 4. Ann Pate, a 12-year veteran of the board, and eight-year board member Wayne Perkins...
August 9, 2014 - 12:00am
June 15, 2014
WDC school board approves 2014-2015 budget
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board approved the 2014-2015 budget at their June meeting Monday night in the Robertson Theatre. Expenses of the general fund, which is the largest of the district's funds, were pegged at $10,694.256 while revenues came in at $10,702,563 putting district...
June 15, 2014 - 12:00am
October 22, 2013
WDC school board fills seven positions, approves irrigation bid
The Wadena-Deer Creek school board filled seven positions at their Monday evening meeting in the Robertson Theatre and awarded Youngbauer Landscaping an irrigation system job. New hires included Josh Hendrickx (assistant boys’ basketball coach), Loni Niles (Junior High Knowledge...
October 22, 2013 - 3:04pm