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Crowds all aboard with Depot fundraising
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Firemen receive approval for equipment purchase
Getting a kick out of Green Island: Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding offered in Wadena
Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks at Minn. casino
Wolverines drop regular season finale on the road
Wadena-DC downed in quarterfinals
WDC falls to Verndale, Sebeka
Inspiration on the mat: Female varsity wrestler Bel Snyder sets herself apart with work ethic
Wolverines open Section 6A playoffs with familiar foe
Lyle Byron Oja
Jerome H. Hunke
Richard Maurice ("Maury") Pluth
Arlo Ray Kneeland
Alma S. Ryckman
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
Good Morning Bedlam performs in concert at NYM Cultural Center
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
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
Letter: Wadena man gets anonymous letter in the mail
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?
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
Ived Raymond Bruns
Samuel Richard Carlson II
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
July 19, 2014
Blazers keep rolling with victories over Staples, WDC
The Bertha Blazers kept their winning streak alive Saturday with a pair of victories over Wadena-Deer Creek and Staples. Patrick Riewer struck out nine and surrendered only four hits in seven innings as Bertha claimed an 11-1 victory over Wadena-Deer Creek. Both teams...
July 19, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
Wadena nine advances in sub-district tourney
Wyatt Fitzsimmons laced a two-out single to score Jake Dykhoff with the winning run as Wadena edged Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 4-3 Wednesday in the first round of the Sub-District playoffs. The victory propelled Wadena into Monday's second round of action against No. 1 Sebeka...
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 12, 2014
Post 171 hands BHV Legion two setbacks
The Wadena Legion used some last minute fireworks to hand Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale a pair of defeats Wednesday night on the Wadena diamond. Tied...
July 12, 2014 - 12:00am
July 11, 2014
Fading Twins have to avoid July swoon
When the Minnesota Twins reached the midway point of their 2014 season they found themselves with just two more victories than they had at the same point in 2013 — and a substantial nine games out of first place in the AL Central. It is true that the Twins are showing more...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
Blazers edge Pelican Rapids 1-0 for 15th season win
Mike Blom doubled in Jordan Riewer with the game's only run Sunday as the Bertha Blazers edged the Pelican Rapids Lakers 1-0. With one out in the sixth, Riewer reached on a base hit and moved to second on a flyout by Michael Riewer. Blom delivered the game-winning hit on a 2-0...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
July 6, 2014
Blazers hold Giants to five hits in doubleheader sweep
Dakota Aeling, Preston Riewer, Jared Hoemberg and Brian Hinzmann combined to silence the Henning bats Saturday as the Bertha Blazers won 10-0 and 12-0 in town team action. Riewer notched the victory in Game 1 with a three-inning relief appearance highlighted by five strikeouts....
July 6, 2014 - 12:00am
July 5, 2014
BHV Legion squad earn split with Blackduck
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Legion crew managed to rally from a 6-0 first inning deficit Monday to gain a split of their twinbill with Blackduck. A 17-hit barrage carried Blackduck to a convincing 13-4 win in Game 1. Five Blackduck players had multi-hit games. BHV...
July 5, 2014 - 12:00am
July 4, 2014
Wadena Legion bows to Walker/Nevis in eight inning slugfest
Walker/Nevis needed eight innings to put down a comeback charge by Wadena Wednesday and post a hard-earned 11-10 American Legion baseball victory. Walker broke the game open in the bottom of the fourth with a seven-run explosion that gave them an 8-2 lead. Wadena came right...
July 4, 2014 - 12:00am
June 29, 2014
Blazers rout Pirates after losing pair to Royals
Jared Hoemberg homered and drove in three runs Sunday as the Bertha Blazers salvaged a three-game weekend slate by crushing Perham 13-4. John Riewer joined Hoemberg with two RBIs. Marcus Riewer had four hits in six plate appearances for the Blazers and scored twice. Michael...
June 29, 2014 - 12:00am
June 21, 2014
Post 171 rallies to earn split with Walker/Nevis
Kevin Tumberg's Post 171 crew recovered from a drubbing in Game 1 to gain a split with Walker/Nevis June 9 on the Wadena diamond. Brett Byer...
June 21, 2014 - 12:00am
June 8, 2014
Twins sign Florida prep star with No. 5 draft pick
By Mike Berardino St. Paul Pioneer Press Young Nick Gordon knows how to pick his role models. Asked who he patterns his game after, the Minnesota Twins' newest first-round draftee cited older brother Dee Gordon of the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees...
June 8, 2014 - 9:50am
June 3, 2014
Blazers rally for 11-5 win over Midway
The Bertha Blazers exploded for nine runs in the top of the eighth inning Sunday to beat Midway 11-5 in town team baseball action. The top four hitters in the Bertha order, Marcus Riewer, Dakota Aeling, Michael Riewer and Michael Blom, combined for nine RBIs, eight hits and six...
June 3, 2014 - 10:38am
Tigers claw Pirates in season finale
Victor Wastley and the Nevis Tigers used a 14-hit attack to eliminate Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Pirates 13-7 Thursday in the Section...
June 3, 2014 - 10:00am
May 4, 2014
Summer youth baseball, softball sign-up slated May 7
Wadena and Deer Creek Youth Baseball/Softball registration will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, in the Elementary Gym Foyer. Forms will be available the evening of registration, or forms can be picked up at the elementary and middle/high school offices. Contact Wadena coordinator...
May 4, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2013
Bluffton, Bertha fall in Class C state tourney
Region 14C's Bluffton Braves and Bertha Blazers were ousted from the Class C state tournament last weekend in games at Delano and Maple Lake. After shocking Hutchinson 5-3 in the first round state tournament play, the Braves suffered a 3-1 loss to Lake Henry Sunday at Delano. Nathan...
August 29, 2013 - 11:12am