Wadena-Deer Creek High School

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A Look Back At Wadena’s 2010 Tornado Devastation

The tornado that tore through the town of Wadena in 2010 left 4,000 community members working tirelessly to clean up the extensive damage. From the air, it looked like a war zone. Homes were flattened; a church was destroyed; school buses were covered in debris from all that was left of Wadena Deer Creek High School.

06/17/2015

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Klobuchar To View Rebuilding In Tornado-Hit Wadena

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar will take part in Friday’s groundbreaking for a new Wadena-Deer Creek High School, replacing the one destroyed by a tornado last year.

05/06/2011

Damage from the tornado that tore through Wadena, Minn. on Jun 17, 2010. (credit: Ryan Korkowski)

Minn. Woman Creates Keepsakes After Tornado

Pieces of broken glass that once sat intact in the Wadena-Deer Creek High School brought a lot of pain to the community after the school was destroyed by a June 17 tornado.

03/07/2011

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Wadena Community Thankful For Outdoor Hockey

Outdoor hockey probably doesn’t sound all that appealing right now, but it sounds great to some northwestern Minnesota hockey players.

01/17/2011