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January 1, 2012
Star Bank earns highest 5-Star rating
Star Bank earns highest 5-Star rating Bauer Financial, Inc., Coral Gables, Fla., the nation's leading bank rating and research firm, recognized Star Bank, Bertha/Verndale/Eagle Bend, as a superior 5-Star rated bank. A 5-Star rating denotes that Star Bank is one of the best in the...
January 1, 2012 - 12:24pm
December 24, 2011
December 24, 2011 - 3:34pm
December 18, 2011
Three BHV wrestlers capture individual honors at Barnesville
Justin Gordan, Dillon Card and Colin Turchin claimed individual championships Saturday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders took fourth in the eight-team Barnesville Invitational. Gordan pinned Barnesville's Zach Anderson at the 2:23 mark of their 106-pound match. Card won by fall...
December 18, 2011 - 3:28pm
December 12, 2011
Road Crew wins BHV Triangular
The Road Crew of Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Backus took top honors in the Bertha-Hewitt Triangular Tuesday in Verndale by clubbing Osakis 57-19...
December 12, 2011 - 2:43pm
November 27, 2011
Boldt, Umland to box in state tournament
Albert Boldt of Bertha and Matt Umland of Verndale will box under the Wadena banner in the Minnesota Silver Gloves Tournament Dec. 3-4 at Cass Lake-Bena High School. Boldt is a 119-pounder fighting in the 14-15 age group. Umland is an 80-pounder fighting in the 11-12 bracket. Friday's...
November 27, 2011 - 11:43am
September 25, 2011
Ham radio class forming in Bertha
Amateur radio operators come from all walks of life - movie stars, missionaries, doctors, students, politicians, truck drivers and just plain folks. They are all ages, sexes, income levels and nationalities. They say hello to the world in many languages and many ways.
September 25, 2011 - 1:56pm
September 18, 2011
Investigators probe bank embezzlement allegation
The Todd County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible case of embezzlement at Star Bank in Bertha. The sheriff's office confirmed an investigation is underway but said it is not yet resolved, and the results of the probe will not be announced until it is. It started when...
September 18, 2011 - 9:53pm
August 6, 2011
Bertha church festival adds cribbage tourney
St. Joseph, a carpenter, would likely appreciate the cribbage boards designed in his honor for this year's church festival at St. Joseph Catholic...
August 6, 2011 - 3:39pm
July 23, 2011
BHV edges WDC in Sub-District 6
Jared Hoemberg doubled twice and drove in all four runs Monday evening as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale trimmed Wadena-Deer Creek 4-2 in a game to decide the Sub-District 6 championship. Dakota Aeling and Patrick Riewer each scored twice for BHV. David Najjar and Ryan Redfield were 2-for-4...
July 23, 2011 - 2:12pm
July 17, 2011
BHV on a roll
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale baseball crew crushed Park Rapids and Wadena-Deer Creek Monday in first round play at the Sub-District 6 Tournament in Menahga. The top-ranked BHV nine routed Park Rapids 9-1 in Monday's opener and then thumped No. 2 Wadena-Deer Creek 11-0 in...
July 17, 2011 - 10:56am
Bertha Medical Clinic announces door prize winner
Bertha Medical Clinic, part of Tri-County Health Care, held an open house on Friday, July 9 in conjunction with Bear Country Days. Refreshments were enjoyed by people who stopped by to visit with clinic staff. The door prize winner was Leonard Lowers Sr., who won a first aid kit...
July 17, 2011 - 10:31am
June 12, 2011
Snelgrove's three-hitter stalls BHV Raiders
Adam Snelgrove fired a three-hitter Thursday as top-ranked New York Mills ousted fifth-ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 5-0 in the second round of Sub-Section 6A action . Jared Hoemberg doubled for the Raiders while Dallas Ehrmantraut and Dustin Motschenbacher both singled. The Raiders...
June 12, 2011 - 10:23pm
June 5, 2011
Raiders rally past Hawley in 6A sub-section play
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders scored seven times in the fifth and sixth innings Tuesday en route to a 10-5 victory over Hawley...
June 5, 2011 - 11:04am
May 29, 2011
BHV posts wins in high jump, relay
Kathryn VanDenheuvel won the high jump and Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's 4x100 relay team took top honors Thursday in the Park Region Conference Championships at Sebeka. VanDenheuvel cleared the bar at 4-10. The Raiders won the 4x100 with a time of 54.75. Hannah Barrett posted a second...
May 29, 2011 - 10:33pm
May 22, 2011
Masonic scholarship winners
Wadena Lodge 156 held its annual awards dinner at the Pine Cove Inn on May 14. Past Grand Master Jeff Lewis was the speaker. Northwest Area Deputy...
May 22, 2011 - 4:58pm