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News briefs - Dec. 1 edition
ATV rollover sends father and son to hospital
Board visits home-in-progress on WDC campus
Developer's Agreement approved for new hotel
Conditions must be met before snowmobile trails open
Volkmann earns multiple volleyball honors
Pirates geared up for strong basketball season
Crunch time here for the Vikings
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
WDC icemen going after another winning season
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
Leftover Thanksgiving casserole
Clergy View: The turkey must wait
Hanging of the Greens service is Nov. 27
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
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
July 11, 2014
Fading Twins have to avoid July swoon
When the Minnesota Twins reached the midway point of their 2014 season they found themselves with just two more victories than they had at the same point in 2013 — and a substantial nine games out of first place in the AL Central. It is true that the Twins are showing more...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
Blazers edge Pelican Rapids 1-0 for 15th season win
Mike Blom doubled in Jordan Riewer with the game's only run Sunday as the Bertha Blazers edged the Pelican Rapids Lakers 1-0. With one out in the sixth, Riewer reached on a base hit and moved to second on a flyout by Michael Riewer. Blom delivered the game-winning hit on a 2-0...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am