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Buffer strip law should present no problems locally
Avoidance of county spraying comes with a price
Crime report - June 22 edition
Ross crowned Miss Wadena 2017
Wadena Legion takes second at Perham Tournament
Senior Woods finishes WDC golf career with unlikely trip to state
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
Miron reaches the podium, W-DC boys advance
Mark Joseph Kern
Operation Roundup grants awarded to local non-profits
Tri-County Health Care Auxiliary elects new leaders
Tri-County Health Care president/CEO to rappel off high rise for fundraiser
West Central Telephone membership elects two new directors
Redig joins Tri-County Health Care as emergency specialist
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Wadena County Fair draws a crowd
Z and Greg will perform June 15 at the library
Entertainment briefs - June 15 edition
New York Mills author releases memoir
Ridgewater College announces spring semester 2017 dean's list
Local students named to MSU- Moorhead's Dean's List
UND releases honors lists
Blowers Chapel 'Operation Arctic' VBS grades K-6 June 18-22
What are the road rules for skaters and rollerbladers?
Your letters - June 15 edition
CBO proposes to eliminate seven VA compensable disabilities
Can you get a DWI while riding a horse?
Beware of people with political shovels trying to deepen the divide
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
July 17, 2015
Blazers win big against Perham, NYM
The Bertha Blazers had some big scores early in the game to win Sunday's matchup against the Perham Pirates 13-3. The Blazers took advantage of errors made by the Pirates. In the first inning, Dakota Aeling, Patrick Riewer and Mike Blom scored on errors. Austin Selvey scored on...
July 17, 2015 - 12:10am
July 12, 2015
Pietala, errors sink BHV Legion 8-4
Al Pietala went 3-for-4 with four RBIs Monday night as Sebeka topped Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 8-4 in American Legion baseball action. Errors were a factor in the loss as BHV was guilty of five miscues in the field.
July 12, 2015 - 8:15am
July 11, 2015
Blazers rack up victories over Angels, Shockers
Patrick Riewer and Dakota Aeling gave Bertha 15 innings of good pitching Sunday as the Blazers overcame Detroit Lakes and Wadena-Deer Creek in town baseball play. Riewer struck out 13 in throwing a complete game gem as the Blazer blanked the Angels 4-0. Riewer walked only one Detroit...
July 11, 2015 - 12:08am
July 10, 2015
Post 171 crew settles for split with Staples
Jake Dykhoff fired a one-hit gem for Post 171 Monday as the Wadena crew gained a split with Staples in an American Legion doubleheader at Staples. Dykhoff fanned five and walked only two as Wadena claimed the opener 10-0. Brady Smith broke up a no-hitter in the bottom of the fifth...
July 10, 2015 - 8:15am
July 3, 2015
Seventh inning run propels BHV Legion past Park Rapids
Singles by Mac Schluttner and Matt Lipinski in the bottom of the seventh lifted Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale to a 5-4 victory Monday and gave them a split of a doubleheader at Park Rapids. Park Rapids claimed the opener 3-2 behind a strong pitching performance by Sam Eyestad. The Park...
July 3, 2015 - 12:10am
January 9, 2015
Wadena boxers present second card Saturday
The second local card of the 2014-2015 boxing season will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Wadena National Guard Armory. Ten bouts are being scheduled with boxers from Minneapolis, Duluth, Willmar, St. Cloud, Leech Lake, Fargo and Brainerd joining the Wadena team. Expected...
January 9, 2015 - 12:10am
December 29, 2014
Addition of Hunter, Santana is good insurance
The Minnesota Twins have spent more than $65 million on insurance in the last few weeks by bringing Torii Hunter and Ervin Santana aboard. What the Twins want to insure themselves against is another season in the American League Central cellar.The Twins knew they had to pick...
December 29, 2014 - 12:10am
October 10, 2014
Can Peterson, Gardenhire ever be great again?
A page has turned in the lives of two of Minnesota's most popular sports figures this fall and you have to ask yourself if their lives will ever be the same again. Adrian Peterson's switching of his four-year-old son put the NFL superstar in the dog house midway through September....
October 10, 2014 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Blazers, Braves fall to Detroit Lakes in Region 14C
The Detroit Lakes Angels staged comeback victories over Bluffton and Bertha in Region 14C tournament play Friday and Saturday at Krueger...
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 3, 2014
Lehmkuhl, Hinojos earn Mid-State honors
Lehmkuhl, Hinojos earn Mid-State honors Wadena-Deer Creek senior Michaela Lehmkuhl and junior Maddy Hinojos have earned Mid-State Conference fastpitch softball honors for the 2014 season. Lehmkuhl, who played third base and catcher, was named to the all-conference team.
August 3, 2014 - 12:00am
July 26, 2014
Blazers extend winning streak to five games
The Bertha Blazers ran their winning streak to five games Sunday with a 10-1 victory over the Detroit Lakes Angels in Hi-10 League playoff action. Patrick, Michael and John Riewer combined for a five-hitter as the Blazers for their 19th win in 24 outings.
July 26, 2014 - 12:00am
July 25, 2014
Wadena Legion headed for district baseball tournament
Joe Wallgren fired a three-hitter and the Wadena lineup put together 12 hits in routing Blackduck 14-0 June 13 in a sub-district game at Park Rapids. Wallgren issued five walked while striking out four. "Unbelievable," Tumberg said. "We came out and absolutely dominated...
July 25, 2014 - 12:00am
July 19, 2014
Blazers keep rolling with victories over Staples, WDC
The Bertha Blazers kept their winning streak alive Saturday with a pair of victories over Wadena-Deer Creek and Staples. Patrick Riewer struck out nine and surrendered only four hits in seven innings as Bertha claimed an 11-1 victory over Wadena-Deer Creek. Both teams...
July 19, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
Wadena nine advances in sub-district tourney
Wyatt Fitzsimmons laced a two-out single to score Jake Dykhoff with the winning run as Wadena edged Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 4-3 Wednesday in the first round of the Sub-District playoffs. The victory propelled Wadena into Monday's second round of action against No. 1 Sebeka...
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 12, 2014
Post 171 hands BHV Legion two setbacks
The Wadena Legion used some last minute fireworks to hand Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale a pair of defeats Wednesday night on the Wadena diamond. Tied...
July 12, 2014 - 12:00am