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Wadena County wanted - Aug. 25 edition
Living History: Local cyclist injured in Wadena accident
WDC cheerleaders invited to cheer in London
VFW and Auxiliary sponsoring patriotic essay contest
Finck wins 14th club championship at Whitetail Run
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Joan Gertrude Wagner
William 'Bill' Bretz
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
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
Illnesses, hospitalization can permanently worsen dementia
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
What are the rules regarding collector plates?
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Verndale boys basketball
February 21, 2015
Good shooting lifts Tigers over Pirates 54-42
Griffin Chase, Gavin Becker and Courtland Chase were all in double figures Thursday night as the streaking Nevis Tigers toppled Verndale 54-42 in non-conference action. Griffin Chase pumped in a game-high 20 points while Becker added 18 and Courtland Chase scored 10. The Tigers...
February 21, 2015 - 12:08am
February 15, 2015
Eagles use free throws to sink Pirates
The New York Mills Eagles shot an amazing 51 free throws Friday in a 68-60 Park Region Conference win at Verndale. The Pirates found themselves holding a 38-36 lead at halftime but Jordan Hinkle's crew, which was still without the services of guard Mitchell Blaha, was held to 22...
February 15, 2015 - 12:10am
February 8, 2015
Bears hand Pirates 58-51 conference setback
Preston Riewer gunned in 21 points Friday as Bertha-Hewitt completed a regular season sweep of the Verndale Pirates with a 58-51 win. The...
February 8, 2015 - 12:10am
February 1, 2015
Pirates overcome Braves 59-46
The Verndale Pirates withstood a 31-point scoring night by Menahga's Austin Rudquist Friday to post a 59-46 victory in a Park Region Conference contest at Verndale. The Braves made all 13 of their free throws but shot a poor 29 percent from the field and only got scoring from...
February 1, 2015 - 8:15am
January 26, 2015
Blaha nets 24 as Pirates blast Owls 82-44
Mitchell Blaha canned 24 points as the Verndale Pirates returned to the .500 mark by dominating the Hancock Owls 82-44 Friday on the Verndale court. The Pirates played a stingy defensive game in the first half and limited the Owls to only 19 points. Jordan Hinkle's club shot...
January 26, 2015 - 12:10am
January 11, 2015
Pirates trounce Royalton to reach .500 mark
Mac Schluttner, Mitchell Blaha and Ethan Korfe all scored in double figures Friday as Verndale's Pirates romped to a 62-37 cage victory over Royalton. Schluttner led the balanced scoring attack with 14 points while Blaha pumped in 13 and Korfe canned 11.
January 11, 2015 - 12:10am
February 10, 2014
Thalmann's late basket lifts Hornets over Pirates
Kaleb Thalmann scored the game-winner with six seconds left Friday night to lift the Henning Hornets over the Verndale Pirates 64-62 in a Park Region Conference showdown. Verndale head coach Jordan Hinkle credited Thalmann with a nice move off a block to make the winning basket....
February 10, 2014 - 12:10pm
January 29, 2014
Blaha sparks Pirates in 83-67 rout of Tigers
Mitchell Blaha shook off a light scoring night against Menahga Thursday by canning a game-high 23 points Friday in Verndale's 83-67 win over Pine River-Backus. Eric Blaha backed up his brother with 18 tallies. James Kveton and Marcos Gomez combined for 23 points. Jordan Hinkle's club...
January 29, 2014 - 9:55am
January 22, 2014
Pirates improve PRC record to 7-0
The Verndale Pirates took charge in the first half and then held off a Pillager charge Friday for a 66-62 win over Pillager in Verndale. Jordan Hinkle's Pirates took a 36-26 lead into the half. The Huskies out-scored their host 36-32 in the second half. James Kveton led the Pirates...
January 22, 2014 - 8:21am
December 18, 2013
Verndale cagers trump Huskies in conference opener
Verndale at Pillager The Verndale Pirates secured a big road victory over the Pillager Huskies Dec. 10 in their conference opener by a final score of 81-67. Eric Blaha played a fantastic game, tallying 36 points and 10 rebounds. He was a staggering 13-18 from the field and 10-12 from...
December 18, 2013 - 9:52am
December 11, 2013
Pirates hand Braves 73-53 cage setback
Eric Blaha poured in 21 points as the Verndale Pirates topped Menahga 73-53 Friday in a Park Region Conference tilt. The Pirates won the first half hands down out-scoring the Braves 49-19 on the Verndale court. Marcos Gomez canned 16 points for the Pirates while James Kveton hit...
December 11, 2013 - 10:00am
November 26, 2013
Pirates rout Wildcats 80-51
The Blaha brothers both recorded double-doubles Friday as the Verndale Pirates crushed Laporte 80-51 in their season opener. Eric had 22 points and 13 rebounds while Mitchell canned 12 points and grabbed a dozen boards. Marcos Gomez and James Kveton both netted 15 points. Austin...
November 26, 2013 - 9:13am