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Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Silverstreaks hand Wolverines 46-6 loss
Silverstreaks zip past Wolverines 7-0
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSCA Hall of Fame
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
October 16, 2011
Wildcats hand Pirates 3-2 volleyball setback
Verndale's Teresa Moenkedick and Jordanna Schluttner combined for a whopping 39 kills but the Laporte Wildcats emerged the winner Tuesday night in a five-set series in Laporte. The Wildcats triumphed 25-18 in the opener of the seesaw volleyball battle. The Pirates took a 2-1 lead...
October 16, 2011 - 1:50pm
October 2, 2011
Comets run past Pirates 27-14
Theo Taylor logged 165 yards on 33 carries and scored four touchdowns as the Hillcrest Comets defeated the Verndale Pirates 27-14 Friday in a...
October 2, 2011 - 9:47pm
Pirates find tough opponents in tourney
Teresa Moenkedick had 40 digs and 28 kills as the Verndale Pirates went 0-3-1 Saturday in the Ulen-Hitterdal Tournament. The young Pirates managed...
October 2, 2011 - 9:45pm
September 25, 2011
Penalty-riddled Rockets limp past Verndale Pirates
There had to be some sore feet in Underwood last Friday night after the Rockets tacked up a 28-6 victory over Verndale. Kyle Jensen scored all...
September 25, 2011 - 10:59am
Pirates notch 3-1 victory over Rebels
Sarah Moenkedick came up with 22 digs and 21 assists and Jordanna Schluttner recorded 14 blocks Monday night as the Verndale Pirates notched a 3-1 win over Eagle Valley. The Pirates squeaked out a 27-25 win in Game 1 and dominated Game 2 25-7. The Rebels avoided a sweep by winning...
September 25, 2011 - 10:58am
September 18, 2011
Verndale volleyers win two straight
Teresa Moenkedick came up with 13 digs and seven kills and Sarah Moenkedick passed out 12 assists Tuesday as the Verndale Pirates won their second...
September 18, 2011 - 9:17pm
Pirates open with 60-0 win over Rockets
Mike Mahlen's Verndale Pirates made the most of an extra week of practice Friday as they clubbed E.C.H.O. Charter 60-0 in their season opener. The Pirates held the Rockets to just 73 yards on the ground and 12 through the air for a total of 85. Mahlen's club racked up 480 yards...
September 18, 2011 - 9:14pm
September 11, 2011
Pirates let Bulldogs off the leash in 3-1 loss
Teresa Moenkedick had 18 digs and 17 kills as the Verndale Pirates lost to Swanville Tuesday in four matches that were decided by a total of 11 points. The Pirates nipped Swanville in the opener 26-24 but the Bulldogs came back to win 25-22, 25-21 and 26-24. Sarah Moenkedick dished...
September 11, 2011 - 7:03pm
August 28, 2011
Pirates have younger, quicker volleyball team this season
The experience level at Verndale has flipped this season as Shelley Glenz and her Pirates have a young lineup ready to play volleyball. "They're...
August 28, 2011 - 11:27am
May 22, 2011
Three-run rally sinks Raiders
Hunter Arnold, Austin Samuelson and C.J. Jahnke all collected three hits Tuesday as the Parkers Prairie Panthers staged a three-run rally in...
May 22, 2011 - 11:04pm
Verndale falls 7-5 to Pillager
The Pillager Huskies broke a 5-5 tie in the top of the seventh Tuesday as they edged Verndale 7-5 in Park Region Conference action. Danielle Johnson, Ally Hunstad and Hannah Horn all came up with two hits for Pillager and Kelsie Hanson drove in two runs. Kirsten Korfe went 2-for-4...
May 22, 2011 - 10:59pm
May 15, 2011
Trojans gain sweep of Pirates after trailing 9-1
The Verndale Pirates surrendered a 9-1 lead Tuesday as they were swept by Park Region Conference foe Sebeka 17-15 and 8-2. The Pirates had an...
May 15, 2011 - 7:07pm
May 8, 2011
Bears hand Pirates 9-3 softball loss
The Bertha-Hewitt Bears mauled Verndale pitching for six runs in the second in Tuesday en route to a 9-3 Park Region Conference softball win. Autumn Aeling drove in three runs for the Bears while joining Trenda Schwantz, Morgan Kapphahn and Hannah VanHale with two hits. Teresa Moenkedick...
May 8, 2011 - 11:23am
May 1, 2011
Selvey drives in two, but BHV falls
Alec Griffith gained the mound victory Monday as Upsala-Swanville handed Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale a 6-3 setback. Griffith also had a pair of hits for the Patriots who won for the fourth time in six outings. Steve Riewer used five pitchers in the game and saw starter Jared Hoemberg...
May 1, 2011 - 10:27pm
April 24, 2011
Verndale softball falls to OTC
Perennial powerhouse Otter Tail Central took both ends of a doubleheader from Verndale Tuesday on the Pirates' diamond. The Bulldogs won the opener 9-5 behind a 13-hit attack that was helped along by six Verndale errors. Lindsay Nelson went 3-for-3, scored four times and drove in...
April 24, 2011 - 1:57pm