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Special meeting vote should cure problem at 'Mas'
Residents fed up with barking dogs in Wadena
Abandoned house burned after property owner starts garage on fire
Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
VFW honors Mehl and Becker with 'Teacher of the Year' awards
Seniors set to lead Raiders into track season
Wolverines have positions open for new fastpitch talent
Wolverines have five state qualifiers back for 2017
Sports briefs - March 23 edition
Tigers hold Pirates at bay in 41-37 subsection tilt
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Assisted living facility construction moving along quickly
Tri-County Health Care offering new acid reflux procedure
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR accreditation
Minnesota Valley Irrigation celebrates 25 years
Wadena Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors present awards
'A Band Called Honalee' to perform timeless music of the '60s
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
Entertainment briefs - March 16 edition
Gallery exhibit honors women's artwork and advocacy
Young country music star to perform in Wadena
Birth announcements - March 16 edition
The seasons of dating and marriage
Area students named to NDSU dean's list
Humbly listen to God and one another
Your letters - March 16 edition
Phillips: 'Neighbors' columnist gets well-deserved kindness
Are colored well lights against the law?
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
Tulibee dominate catch in Brainerd Jaycees Extravaganza
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
July 16, 2016
Surging Twins doing more by doing less
I remember watching Tom Kelly in the dugout in his days managing the Minnesota Twins and wondering if he was taking a nap. Having known a guy who once fell asleep in the middle of a lecture on Henry David Thoreau while sitting next to his professor, I knew it was possible to drift...
July 16, 2016 - 8:15am
July 15, 2016
Blazers improve record to 11-1
The Bertha Blazers improved to 11-1 Sunday by sweeping Hi-10 League foe Bluffton in a twinbill at Bertha. Patrick Riewer fired a seven-inning as the Blazers blanked Bluffton 3-0 in the opener. Riewer surrendered only one hit while walking three and striking out nine. Kevin Tumberg...
July 15, 2016 - 8:15am
June 25, 2016
Hendrickx fools Blazers to give Perham 11-1 win
Eric Hendrickx baffled the Bertha lineup with eight innings of solid pitching as Perham topped the Blazers 11-1. Hendrickx worked eight innings on the hill scattering six hits while fanning eight and walking only one. The Pirates broke on top early scoring three times in the first...
June 25, 2016 - 12:10am
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 17, 2015
Mighty Mites tournament winners
August 17, 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 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 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
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
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