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Arvig seeks area students for annual essay contest
UPDATE: Individual found deceased in Menahga home fire is identified
WDC FCCLA members visit the Minnesota State Capitol
$1.9 million solution moving forward for drainage at fairgrounds
3 people dead, officer shot in Nevis
Wadena-DC boys hockey opens Section 6A playoffs at home
25th annual Rhythmette Review shows off skills of young and old
Barnesville takes down Wadena-DC
Wolverines take home finale
Wolverines open postseason with Barnesville
Margaret Catherine Henry
An ice fishing sensation is now built in Verndale
Operation Round Up supports local organizations
Property Transfers for week of Feb. 2
Implementing the new farm bill: Government shutdown slows process
As good as 'Pure Gold': Pure Gold Nutrition owner seeing high volume of health-driven customers
Let your voice be heard with the Northern Lights Chorale
WDC One-Act to perform 'Tracks' Friday
Poet Laura Hansen visits BookEnds Feb. 9
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
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
Veteran Services: 100 percent disabled vets now authorized military space "A" travel
Your Letters: Support regenerative agriculture
Ask a Trooper: What do you think about raising speed limits?
Your Letters: Make E15 a reality
Veteran Services: Free urns for veterans
Central Minnesota family makes world's largest spinning ice disc
DNR invites public to apply for new deer advisory committee
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Elizabeth Beatrice Hedlund
February 4, 2019
Educators pack the halls of M-State for Festival of Health
The February Festival of Health is an annual event held in the halls of M-State. It's an opportunity for local medical, safety, and better living...
February 4, 2019 - 9:48am
May 1, 2018
Gov. Dayton says he wants $138 million in 'emergency' school funding after nearly 60 districts report shortfalls
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton said he read a couple of news stories over the weekend about unexpected financial shortfalls schools face, and...
May 1, 2018 - 5:26pm
'The Jump' is a reality all high schoolers have to face
You find yourself in your last days of high school. Those days of people telling you what you have to do are coming to an end. But it's an illusion, and down deep you know it. You are that fledgling that has gotten too big for the nest. You have some very important decisions to make....
March 1, 2018 - 10:01am
January 17, 2018
Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
ST. PAUL—Minnesota has a new system for holding schools accountable to ensure every child gets an equitable education. The U.S. Department of Education announced late Wednesday it had approved Minnesota's proposal for a new school oversight plan. The plans are required under...
January 17, 2018 - 9:42am
December 2, 2017
Reynolds named WDC Teacher of the Year
Marc Reynolds has received this year's Teacher of the Year award from the Wadena VFW Post 3922. Reynolds is a special education teacher for students...
December 2, 2017 - 8:15am
November 24, 2014
School districts get ready for pre-kindergartners
The most recent studies done by U.S.
November 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 28, 2014
WDC welcomes foreign exchange students
Wadena-Deer Creek High School welcomes nine foreign-exchange students for the 2014-15 school year. The foreign-exchange students are staying...
October 28, 2014 - 12:00am
October 27, 2014
WDC's BPA elects officers, plans community-service projects
Newly elected officers of the 2014-15 WDC Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization are Elise Kallevig as president, Anna Kraemer...
October 27, 2014 - 12:00am
September 30, 2014
WDC creating a caring community
"Bullying: We don't do that here!" Students at Wadena-Deer Creek Schools learned that message through Rock In Prevention Sept. 18 as part of...
September 30, 2014 - 12:00am
September 15, 2014
Unusual reptile visits WDC science classroom
Wadena resident Steve Schmitz brought in a five-lined skink he captured on his farm to WDC's sixth-grade science class Thursday — a little...
September 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 18, 2014
Horse clinic connects kids with horses
Wadena-Deer Creek-Bluffton (WDCB) Community Education held a Horsemanship Clinic Aug. 6 at the R & J Horse Arena in Verndale, where youth experienced...
August 18, 2014 - 12:00am
August 17, 2014
Monsanto awards $25,000 grant to WDC for high tunnel greenhouse
Wadena-Deer Creek School District has been selected to receive a $25,000 grant for a high tunnel greenhouse through America's Farmers Grow Rural...
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
FCCLA members attend leadership camp
Chapter members, region officers and state officers of Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), attended the Dynamic Leadership...
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2014
America's Farmers Grow Rural Education announces 2014 Finalists
The Monsanto Fund has announced the finalists for this year's America's Farmers Grow Rural Education grants. From January through March, farmers across the country nominated their local public school districts for the grants. Once nominated, these districts were eligible to submit...
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
WDC Elementary turning to trimester grading
Trimester grade reporting is coming to Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary this fall. Instead of scheduling six meetings with the parents of kindergarten through fourth-grade students during the school year, trimester grading will allow for four sessions between teachers and parents. "We've...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am