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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
Rhythmettes place 10th in Section 4A dance event
'Basketball Buddies' Camp to be held at WDC Elementary
Wolverines settle for 4-4 draw with Red Lake Falls
Trojans rally to hand WDC wrestlers 39-31 defeat
Cowboys stampede Wolverines 75-44
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
Prime Rib and Comedy Night comes to Verndale
Hundred attend Verndale rodeo
Creation Corner set up in children's section at library
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
December 2, 2015
Orlando, Blaha named to Class Nine-man football team
Verndale's Ethan Orlando and Mitchell Blaha have earned Class Nine-man All-State honors for the 2015 season. Orlando made the Class Nine-man All-State Defensive Team as a linebacker. Blaha was named to the team as an honorable mention choice. 2015 Minnesota Nine-Man All-State...
December 2, 2015 - 8:57am
October 20, 2015
Pirates keep heat on Rockets in 30-22 playoff loss
Mike Mahlen's Verndale Pirates made Underwood play four quarters of football Saturday before falling to the Rockets 30-22 in a Section 4, Class Nine-man showdown. The fourth-seeded Rockets kept their unbeaten record intact and earned a return trip to the Fargodome by weathering...
October 20, 2015 - 4:48pm
October 14, 2015
Pirates ramble past Laporte 38-0
Mack Jones tossed three touchdown passes Thursday as the Verndale Pirates notched their first shutout of the season by downing Laporte 38-0. Jones was on target with TD passes to Ethan Orlando, Zach Johnson and Mac Schluttner that covered 69, 16 and 55 yards. The Verndale quarterback...
October 14, 2015 - 8:58am
October 7, 2015
Jones, Pirates hand Falcons 46-7 loss
Mack Jones fired three touchdown passes Friday as the Verndale Pirates waltzed past the Park Christian Falcons 46-7 in Moorhead. Jones was on target with six of his eight passes for 188 yards. He hit Sam Moore on a 24-yard route, found Mac Schluttner with a 21-yard touchdown pass...
October 7, 2015 - 9:22am
October 1, 2015
Rockets rally for 24-21 victory over Pirates
Dylan Kalenze scored the winning touchdown with 1:48 left Friday as the Underwood Rockets slipped past the Verndale Pirates 24-21 in a game at Mahlen Field. The victory gave the state-ranked Rockets a 6-0 record while dropping the Pirates to 4-2. Three different Underwood players...
October 1, 2015 - 10:31am
September 23, 2015
Pirates race past Tigers for third straight win
Mitchell Blaha and Ethan Orlando carried the bulk of a 445-yard rushing load Friday as the Verndale Pirates trounced Rothsay 54-14. Blaha scored three times on breakaway runs of 56, 41 and 90 yards. The Verndale back finished with a whopping 219 yards on only nine rushing attempts....
September 23, 2015 - 8:54am
September 16, 2015
Pirates notch 43-8 Homecoming win over Mustangs
Mitch Blaha scored three times and Mac Schluttner found the end zone twice last Friday as the Verndale Pirates throttled Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart...
September 16, 2015 - 9:28am
September 9, 2015
Pirates bounce back with 30-8 victory over Bears
Mike Mahlen's Verndale Pirates snapped back from their first loss of the season by defeating Bertha-Hewitt 30-8 Friday night in Bertha. Mitch Blaha broke off a 56-yard run in the second quarter to put the game's first points on the scoreboard. Blaha finished the night with 154...
September 9, 2015 - 8:57am
September 2, 2015
McGuire, Comets storm past Pirates 39-8
Who was that guy? Sean McGuire tossed three touchdown passes and ran for a score as the Hillcrest Comets thumped Verndale 39-8 Friday at Mahlen Field. The Pirates gave up 26 first half points in their first home loss since Oct, 4, 2013. McGuire, a 190-pound junior, found Reggie...
September 2, 2015 - 8:51am
August 26, 2015
Pirates rally to defeat Chargers 22-20
The Verndale Pirates rallied from a 14-0 third quarter deficit to shade Brandon-Evansville 22-20 Saturday night in Class Nine-man football action at Brandon. McKenon Plaster gave the hometown Chargers a 6-0 lead in the second quarter with a four-yard run.
August 26, 2015 - 8:17am
August 4, 2015
Summer football: Campers work on skills
August 4, 2015 - 4:20pm