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Wadena extends water conservation request; governor to visit Monday
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City of Wadena requests water usage limits
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Courts - July 10 edition
News briefs - July 10 edition
Blazers edge Pelican Rapids 1-0 for 15th season win
Fading Twins have to avoid July swoon
Knob Hill offering open trap shooting
Blazers hold Giants to five hits in doubleheader sweep
BHV Legion squad earn split with Blackduck
Lyle Joseph McBride
Edna Gladys Nelson
Make summer swimming safe
Meaning of flag-draped coffin
Your letters - July 3 edition
VA eBenefits portal has a new self-service feature
Do cars need to move over for pedestrians?
Langemo celebrates 50-year anniversary of ordination
Local students graduate from University of Minnesota Duluth
Birth announcements - July 3 edition
Dykhoff Named to Dean's List at UW-River Falls
Local students selected to University of Minnesota Twin Cities dean's list
Olson wins RMH grand prize
Area students awarded TCHC Foundation scholarships
Red Cross bloodmobile a success
Artists receive awards in annual Regional Art Show at the Cultural Center in New York Mills
Shaw finds June Jubilee medallion at clothing store
A sparkling holiday: Fun on the fourth
Still time to sign up for 'Paws to Read' at library
Foto Find - July 3 edition
Fish house and fish decoy art at the 2014 NYM Summer Celebration
House mounting exhibit of new work at the Cultural Center July 9-19
Breeding duck numbers down, wetland numbers up
Breeding duck numbers down, wetlands up in Minnesota
Ruffed grouse drumming counts up significantly in state
Trolling for troops
Zebra mussels found in Lake Melissa near Detroit Lakes
June 14, 2014
Theisen turns in state-qualifying performance at Blackberry Ridge
Heather Theisen qualified for the Class AA state golf tournament Wednesday by carding a two-day total of 173 in the Section 6AA tournament at Sartell's Blackberry Ridge. Theisen made the cut on Tuesday with a 93. She shaved 13 strokes off her first 18 holes on Wednesday land in...
June 14, 2014 - 12:00am
June 13, 2014
Gordon places fifth in high jump at state meet
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale senior Justin Gordon placed fifth in Class A high jump competition in the state track and field meet Friday and Saturday at Hamline University in St. Paul. Gordon reached 6-3 along with Tri-City United's Kelly Nordling, who placed sixth overall. The winning...
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Goeden leads Wolverines with two-day round of 65
Jacob Goeden shot a two-day total of 165 Tuesday and Wednesday in his bid for a state trip at the Section 6AA meet. Goeden posted one of only five rounds in the seventies Tuesday by turning in a 78. The only two golfers to have better first rounds were Staples-Motley's Andrew...
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
June 11, 2014
OTC golf teams fifth, seventh at Class A state meet after first day
The Otter Tail Central boys’ golf team had a fifth place round of 354 while the OTC girls carded a seventh place round of 413 Tuesday at the Class A state tournament on the Pebble Creek course near Becker. Tyler Ukkelberg’s 84 led the OTC boys. Ukkelberg finished in a first...
June 11, 2014 - 11:16am
Theisen tied for 30th at Sand Creek
Wadena-Deer Creek senior Heather Theisen tied for 30th place in a field of 88 Tuesday as the first round of Class AA state golf competition was held The Ridges of Sand Creek course near Jordan. Theisen shot a round of 46 on the front nine and then came back with a 40 on the back...
June 11, 2014 - 11:11am
June 9, 2014
Open tennis to begin June 10 at WDC courts
Wadena Summer Rec will host “Open Tennis” at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays starting on June 10 at the WDC High School courts located on Community Center Drive (behind the middle/high school). Wadena-Deer Creek High School alum and tennis standout Aaron Nelson will...
June 9, 2014 - 5:28pm
June 8, 2014
Twins sign Florida prep star with No. 5 draft pick
By Mike Berardino St. Paul Pioneer Press Young Nick Gordon knows how to pick his role models. Asked who he patterns his game after, the Minnesota Twins' newest first-round draftee cited older brother Dee Gordon of the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees...
June 8, 2014 - 9:50am
June 6, 2014
WDC golfers to receive all-academic award
The Wadena-Deer Creek girls' golf team has won the Section 6AA All-Academic award for the 2014 season. The award will be presented to the team June 9 at the state tournament banquet. WDC's Heather Theisen is competing in the Class AA state tournament June 10-11 at The Ridges of Sand...
June 6, 2014 - 9:30am
6 local athletes to compete in Class A state meet
Six athletes from the Wadena-Deer Creek and Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale track and field teams have earned the right to compete in the Class A state...
June 6, 2014 - 8:50am
June 4, 2014
Frederick, Silverstreaks stop Wolverines
Jordan Frederick spun a three-hitter May 27 as the state-ranked Osakis Silverstreaks blanked the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 8-0 in Section 6AA baseball tournament play. Frederick struck out nine and did not surrender a walk in a complete game performance for Osakis. Tanner...
June 4, 2014 - 9:34am
Numbers add up to Minneapolis Final Four bid
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis is in the final eight and hopes to snare the Final Four with the help of two national champions. It's no slam dunk, but state leaders are optimistic that the National Collegiate Athletic Association will pick the as-yet-to-be-built Vikings stadium to host...
June 4, 2014 - 8:12am
June 3, 2014
Theisen qualifies for Class AA state golf tournament
Heather Theisen qualified for a Class AA state tournament trip Tuesday in the Section 6AA meet at Blackberry Ridge. The Wadena-Deer Creek senior advanced to the state tourney by firing a two-day round of 173. She earned her state trip by being one of two golfers to advance out...
June 3, 2014 - 5:24pm
Blazers rally for 11-5 win over Midway
The Bertha Blazers exploded for nine runs in the top of the eighth inning Sunday to beat Midway 11-5 in town team baseball action. The top four hitters in the Bertha order, Marcus Riewer, Dakota Aeling, Michael Riewer and Michael Blom, combined for nine RBIs, eight hits and six...
June 3, 2014 - 10:38am
Raiders' rally falls short in 3-2 playoff defeat
The New York Mills Eagles held off a Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale rally in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday to knock the Raiders out of the Section 6A softball tournament at Pelican Rapids with a 3-2 decision. New York Mills' Autumn Roberts and BHV's Jordan Carr were locked in a scoreless...
June 3, 2014 - 10:13am
Tigers claw Pirates in season finale
Victor Wastley and the Nevis Tigers used a 14-hit attack to eliminate Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Pirates 13-7 Thursday in the Section 6A baseball playoffs. The Nevis leadoff hitter collected three hits in five plate appearances, scored twice and drove in three runs as...
June 3, 2014 - 10:00am