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Fargo officer shot, expected to die
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
Informational meeting on Phase 2 of SE infrastructure project is Feb. 17
Free tax preparation available at Wadena Senior Center
WDC Elementary utilizing ENVoY strategies to improve learning
Wolverines suffer 46-38 loss to Huskies
'Basketball Buddies' Camp to be held at WDC Elementary
Wolverines settle for 4-4 draw with Red Lake Falls
Golden Gloves boxing card set Saturday in Wadena
Blue Devils breeze past Storm 7-0 in Section 6A playoffs
Thomas "Tom" Hanson
Lyle "Scotty" Greenwaldt
Pate recognized at MSBA Conference
TCHC trustee earns Minnesota Hospital Association certification
Arvig receives Commsoft's 2015 Community Leader Award
Tri-County hires VP of Human Resources
Wadena attorney named to Top 10 Family Law Attorneys list in Minnesota
Wine and Chocolate event is Saturday at The Depot
Entertainment briefs - Feb. 11 edition
Hundred attend Verndale rodeo
Creation Corner set up in children's section at library
WDC One-Act Play earns second place at section competition
Birth announcements - Feb. 4 edition
Moving from the outskirts to side of Jesus
Johnson named to Chancellor's List at UM Crookston
Cottrell named to Augsburg Dean's List
Area students make Dean's List at St. Scholastica
Are DUI's indicated on driver's licenses?
Should you drive with a disability tag hanging?
Beware of skimmers at the gas pump
Preserve postal service in small towns
Letters - Feb. 4 edition
Overnight chill creates beautiful frost-filled landscape
Ice could still be too thin for recreation
More hunting opportunities coming with spring turkey hunting season
Hunters register 68,401 deer during first weekend
Hunters have multiple ways to register deer
Verndale boys basketball
February 10, 2016
Pirates make it nine straight by stuffing Wolves
Mitchell Blaha, Kyle Schmitz and Nathan Sabinash all scored in double figures Thursday as the Verndale Pirates smacked Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 68-53 for their ninth cage win in a row. Blaha was high point man for the Pirates with 17 tallies. Schmitz came up with 12 and Sabinash added...
February 10, 2016 - 8:24am
February 3, 2016
Schluttner leads Pirates to eighth straight win
A 21-point performance by Mac Schluttner paid dividends last Thursday as the Verndale Pirates posted their eighth straight cage win by edging Staples-Motley 58-56. Ethan Korfe added 10 points for the Pirates who improved to 12-7 overall. All four of Staples-Motley's scorers reached...
February 3, 2016 - 8:51am
January 31, 2016
Pirates extend winning streak to six games
Mac Schluttner and Mitchell Blaha tacked up a dozen points apiece Friday as the Verndale Pirates held off Underwood 60-54 for their sixth straight win. The Pirates led 26-19 at the half but saw the Rockets come up with 35 points in the second half. Luke Weniger was Verndale's No....
January 31, 2016 - 12:09am
January 18, 2016
Schluttner, Weniger lead Pirates past Trojans
Mac Schluttner poured in 17 points and Luke Weniger added 15 Thursday as the Verndale Pirates snapped a five-game slide with a 70-50 win over Park Region Conference foe Sebeka. Mitchell Blaha netted 11 points for the Pirates who improved to 4-2 in the PRC. Jordan Hinkle's team is...
January 18, 2016 - 12:08am
January 6, 2016
Flyers bump Pirates 57-54 in Wheaties Wallin Classic
Three Flyers scored in double figures Wednesday as Bagley handed Verndale a 57-54 loss in the Wheaties Wallin Holiday Classic at Pequot Lakes. Bagley built a 33-22 lead by halftime in the third place contest. The Pirates made a second half run by outscoring the Flyers 32-24. Louis...
January 6, 2016 - 8:35am
December 22, 2015
Panthers rally to edge Pirates 58-57
The Parkers Prairie Panthers rallied from a 34-30 halftime deficit to nip Verndale 58-57 Thursday in a thriller at Verndale. Travis Yohnke was high point man for the Panthers with 14. Jacob Thoennes and Matt Ferley combined for 20. The Panthers converted of 22 of 55 field goal attempts...
December 22, 2015 - 11:33am
December 16, 2015
Pirates hand Eagles 58-51 conference setback
Three Verndale cagers scored in double figures Friday as the Pirates made a 33-22 halftime lead stand up in a 58-51 victory at New York Mills. Mitchell Blaha pumped in 16 points for Verndale while Luke Weniger scored four and Nathan Sabinash canned 12. The Eagles were led by...
December 16, 2015 - 8:54am
December 9, 2015
Hornets rally to saddle Pirates with 48-44 defeat
The Henning Hornets erased a 29-22 halftime deficit and went on to post a 48-44 victory over Verndale Friday night on the Henning court. "I thought we should have been up closer to 12-15 points at half instead it was 7, and they came out with some momentum and erased that lead...
December 9, 2015 - 9:14am
December 2, 2015
Irsfeld nets 24 as Tigers overcome Pirates
Bryce Irsfeld poured in 24 points last Tuesday as the state-ranked Browerville/Eagle Valley Tigers spoiled the home season opener for the Verndale Pirates 64-52. Coming off a 19-10 season, the seventh-ranked Class A cage power shot 46 percent on Verndale's court and went 9-for-9...
December 2, 2015 - 9:32am
November 17, 2015
Pirates counting on team play to carry cage fortunes
Jordan Hinkle takes his Verndale Pirates into another Park Region Conference campaign with a group that knows the meaning of "team play." "This...
November 17, 2015 - 3:31pm