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Wildfires flare near Park Rapids with dry, windy conditions
No burning today as DNR issues Red Flag Warning
Wadena native joins ranks of 'supercentenarians' Friday
Hotel developer seeks TIF funding
Wadena man seriously injured in vehicle rollover
Petro named Fightingest Fighter at Walker
Quincer sets pace for Wolverines
Pantages, Miron spark Wolverines at chilly Park Rapids Invite
Wolverines face rugged field at Legacy
Dykhoff, Wolverines crush Pillager 12-4
George J. Lipinski
New salon opens in Jefferson Square
Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative holds annual meeting
Knute Nelson Home Care and Hospice now open
Tri-County installs bariatric lift for needs of patients, caregivers
Full service marketing agency opens in area
Kruzin 4 Kidz t-shirt kickoff party is Saturday
Entertainment briefs - April 28 edition
Entertainment briefs - April 21 edition
Sarah Morris and band performing this weekend
Musicians teach students art of rhythm, dance
Birth announcements - April 28 edition
Addicted to love (the everlasting kind)
Shredded Beef Tacos
M State honors outstanding educators
Hartman named to Dean's List at University of Minnesota
State smart to turn to the primary system
Preservation successes at Civil War battlefield Antietam
What information is released to public after a crash?
The hard truth of distracted driving
What are the rules regarding hands-free phone call systems?
Be aware of bears this spring
Bluffton man's invention aims to thwart generator thieves
Overnight chill creates beautiful frost-filled landscape
Ice could still be too thin for recreation
More hunting opportunities coming with spring turkey hunting season
December 25, 2015
Pirates, Raiders, Wolverines, Blazers enjoyed some great moments in 2015
Pirates earn first trip to state volleyball tournament
December 25, 2015 - 12:10am
November 21, 2015
Twins beginning to cook up a new team
The Minnesota Twins are beginning to scramble a new omelette for the 2016 baseball season and they are gambling it will have some zing to it. Korean slugger Byung Ho Park, Arizona outfielder/first baseman Dan Palka and catcher John Ryan Murphy could all find themselves playing...
November 21, 2015 - 8:15am
November 6, 2015
Hunter made the season a lot more fun
If Paul Molitor and Terry Ryan would have enjoyed the same amount of success with their 2015 team as they did with Torii Hunter we could have been watching a Twins-Mets World Series. Hunter faded at the plate over the second half of the 2015 season but he still hit .240. He tied...
November 6, 2015 - 12:10am
November 2, 2015
Sano named Twins' MVP, best rookie of 2015
By all accounts, Miguel Sano's long-awaited arrival was a smashing success for the 2015 Twins. The 22-year-old slugger's impact was reaffirmed Tuesday with the announcement of his selection as both the Most Valuable Twin and the team's most outstanding rookie.
November 2, 2015 - 12:10am
August 14, 2015
Blazers punch ticket for Class C state tournament
The streaking Bertha Blazers lived up to their No. 1 seeding in the first weekend of Region 14C tournament play by clinching a berth in the Class...
August 14, 2015 - 12:10am
August 17, 2015
Mighty Mites tournament winners
August 17, 2015 - 12:10am
August 7, 2015
Blazers use heavy lumber in 16-1 win over Angels
Patrick Riewer led a home run parade Sunday as the Bertha Blazers earned their fifth Hi-10 League playoff championship with a 16-1 win over Detroit Lakes on the Bertha diamond. Batting in the No. 3 spot in the order, Riewer went 3-for-4 at the plate, homered twice, scored three...
August 7, 2015 - 8:15am
August 1, 2015
August is a crunch month for MLB and NFL players
August is one of the best months of the year when it comes to America's two most popular games. It sets the stage for the Major League pennant races of September and the start of another National Football League season. You have American and National League baseball teams putting...
August 1, 2015 - 12:10am
July 31, 2015
Blazers topple three Hi-10 foes for Region 14C berth
The Bertha Blazers could not be stopped as they pinned up victories over Vergas, Perham and New York Mills Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Hi-10 League playoff action. The Blazers will play New York Mills, Bluffton or Detroit Lakes at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in Bertha for the Hi-10 League...
July 31, 2015 - 12:10am
August 2, 2015
Ballpark dedication: New home for Shockers
The new home of the Wadena-Deer Creek Shockers baseball team was dedicated July 18 in Deer Creek with a game against Bluffton.
August 2, 2015 - 12:10am
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 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 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 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