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Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Wadena County wanted - Feb. 15 edition
Blood drive nets 124 units
Semi leaves Highway 71; driver not injured
Update: Both lanes opened up on Highway 10 by Lake Park/Audubon after accident, fire
Inspiration on the mat
Wolverines open Section 6A playoffs with familiar foe
Breckenridge edges out Wadena-DC
Volkmann hits milestone in defeat against Menahga
Hawley earns section win over Wadena-DC
Jerome H. Hunke
Alma S. Ryckman
Donna M. Reineccius
Volunteer opportunity in health care available to area teens
Tri-County Health Care earns ACR ultrasound accreditation
TCHC awarded grant for opioid management program
47 retail stores closing as parent company struggles with debt, slumping sales
TCHC's February Festival of Health slated for Feb. 3
Davis braves cold to be guest speaker at Bookends event
Anders to demonstrate drums at Wadena library Feb. 26
Annual wine and chocolate event back at Depot Feb. 17
Schedule for for WDC Community Education classes/bus trips
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veterans: Death confirmation and separation pay procedures updated
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Editorial: So everybody is poor here in Wadena, now what?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Hunting, fishing have mysteries of their own
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
Owen Milo Accola
Crown College announces dean's list
Willow Sarahna Love Randall
September 21, 2014
Pirates remain unbeaten with 26-6 win over Bears
Dillon Card fired two touchdown passes and ran for a third TD Friday as the Verndale Pirates built their record to 3-0 with a 26-6 Pheasant Conference...
September 21, 2014 - 12:00am
September 14, 2014
Pirates edge Rockets 14-13 in overtime thriller
The Verndale Pirates gained some sweet revenge Friday night as they tripped Underwood 14-13 under a big September moon. Squaring off for the...
September 14, 2014 - 12:00am
September 6, 2014
Pirates wear Owls down in 45-6 victory
Dillon Card used the arsenal at his command Thursday night in leading Verndale to a 45-6 season-opening victory on a wet Hancock field. Card,...
September 6, 2014 - 12:00am
August 30, 2014
Pirates ready to take another stab at section title
The Verndale Pirates came oh, so close to another state tournament trip last fall. With the memory of a heartbreaking 13-12 Section 4, Class...
August 30, 2014 - 12:00am
December 4, 2013
Four Verndale gridders on All-Section 4 team
Verndale seniors Eric Blaha and Will Kramer and juniors Dillon Card and James Kveton have been named the the All-Section 4 Class Nine-man football team for 2013. Blaha and Kramer split time between tight end and defensive end. Card played quarterback and defensive end. Kveton...
December 4, 2013 - 9:33am
November 20, 2013
Zins, Card earn Iron Man honors
Verndale’s Seth Zins and Dillon Card shared Iron Man honors for the 2013 football season. Zins received the lineman award while Card earned the award for backs and ends. Other special team awards went to Will Kramer (Coaches), Eric Blaha (Pirate), Zins (MVP Special Teams)...
November 20, 2013 - 9:57am
November 6, 2013
Rockets sting Pirates with second half comeback
The Underwood Rockets proved the adage “you cannot always tell a book by its cover” Friday afternoon in the Section 4, Class Nine-man title...
November 6, 2013 - 8:10am
October 30, 2013
Pirates to meet Rockets at Fargodome
The Verndale Pirates made their final home game of the 2013 season count Saturday night as they beat Isle 60-20 to qualify for a berth in Friday’s...
October 30, 2013 - 9:39am
October 17, 2013
Pirates bounce back with 44-6 victory
Mike Mahlen’s Verndale Pirates did not let a loss to No. 1-ranked CGB dampen their spirits for long as they rained touchdowns on Brandon-Evansville Friday in a 44-6 romp. Coming off a tough 44-14 loss to the Clinton-Graceville- Beardsley on their home field Oct. 5, the Pirates...
October 17, 2013 - 2:46pm
October 10, 2013
State-ranked CGB clobbers Verndale 44-14
Austin Maanum and Damon Gibson combined for five touchdowns Friday night as Class Nine-man’s No. 1-ranked team racked up a 44-14 victory over the previously unbeaten Verndale Pirates. The Wolverines rolled up a whopping 456 yards on rushing offense in claiming their sixth victory...
October 10, 2013 - 9:59am
October 3, 2013
Pirates trounce Arrows to set up battle of unbeatens
The Verndale Pirates warmed up for a Friday battle with Class Nine-man defending champ Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley last Saturday by crushing Ashby 62-8 in a Homecoming game at Mahlen Field. The Pirates will match unbeaten records with Class Nine-man’s No. 1-rated club at 7 p.m....
October 3, 2013 - 3:18pm