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Wadena County wanted - July 2 edition
Smoke from Canadian wildfires brings thick haze to area
Verndale School named finalist for grant
Trooper charged with going 94 in 55 zone
Weekly crime report - July 2 edition
Womenade Scramble: Perham golfers win fundraiser
Cox shares a few memories from playing days
WDC football camp to begin July 13
Seventh inning run propels BHV Legion past Park Rapids
Blazers hand Loons 14-0 setback
Karvonen's passes to fourth generation
Midwest Machinery named top 150 workplace in state
Arvig makes $4 million upgrade to network
Weber's honored for 100 years in business
Mahube-Otwa celebrates 50 years
Wadena fly-in: Perfect weather brings big crowd
Summer thrills: Wadena fair fun
County Fair fun
Otter Jam set to rock July Fourth weekend
Summer reading program in full swing
Birth announcements - June 25 edition
'Faith fade' doesn't have to spell our doom
Birth announcements - part 2
Greenwaldt makes Dean's List at Itasca Community College
Burial at sea explained
A good day for basic civil rights
Why are license plates replaced every seven years?
VA campaign encourages public to help raise PTSD awareness
Minnesota: Nice, safe state to live
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
DNR spring survey shows decrease in mallard breeding counts
Roadsides are important habitat for pheasants and pollinators
June 21, 2015
Post 171 crew falls twice at Park Rapids
Good pitching by Derek Porozinski and Riley Massie kept Wadena Post 171's American Legion team at bay June 8 in a season-opening doubleheader. Porozinski went seven innings in the opener, fanning eight while giving up four hits and walking only two in a 2-1 victory. Joe Wallgren...
June 21, 2015 - 12:10am
June 20, 2015
Errors kill Blazers in 8-4 loss to Hurricanes
The Bertha Blazers committed four errors Sunday in bowing to the Fergus Falls Hurricanes 8-4. Dan Revering sparked the Hurricanes with three hits in five trips to the plate, two runs and one RBI. Fergus leadoff hitter Erik Hiedeman went 2-for-4 with two runs. John Riewer was...
June 20, 2015 - 12:08am
June 19, 2015
Killian, Cooper, Grendahl spark WDC shooters at Alexandria
Drew Killian, Blaine Cooper and Ryan Grendahl paced the Wadena-Deer Creek delegation Sunday as a field of 35 local shooters competed in the 2015...
June 19, 2015 - 12:10am
Field of 88 compete in Wolverine Scramble
A field of 88 players turned out last Friday for the Wolverine Scramble at Whitetail Run. The annual high school athletics fundraiser saw...
June 19, 2015 - 12:08am
June 13, 2015
Eagles oust Raiders from Section 6A title hunt
A five-run outburst in the top of the seventh carried New York Mills past Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 6-4 Thursday in the Section 6A baseball tournament...
June 13, 2015 - 12:10am
Kern turns in 172 at Blackberry Ridge
Wadena-Deer Creek's Jordan Kern shot an 88 Tuesday in the Section 6AA golf tournament for a two-day total of 172 at Blackberry Ridge. Kern was WDC's lone qualifier for second round play on Monday. Failing to advance were Thomas Quincer (90), Jack Goeden (98), Matthew Quincer (107),...
June 13, 2015 - 12:08am
Time for AP to make it happen on the field
I have always been much more interested what athletes do on the field, the court or the ice than what they do off of it. These are the places where great sports achievements really happen. Peterson was in jams long before last year's excessive punishment of his young son cost a...
June 13, 2015 - 12:08am
June 12, 2015
Moore places fourth in discus; Jahnke, Daigneault finish 13th
Samuel Moore's trip to see a chiropractor two days before the Class A state track and field championships in St. Paul made quite a difference. The...
June 12, 2015 - 8:15am
Ross, Rondestvedt fall short of state tournament
Wadena-Deer Creek's Gabi Ross and Jess Rondestvedt fired rounds of 87 and 92 last Tuesday at Blackberry Ridge but failed to advance to state with the Section 6AA field. The two WDC golfers qualified for second round action Monday with rounds of 90 and 94 respectively. Ross had...
June 12, 2015 - 12:10am
Giving their all at State
June 12, 2015 - 12:08am
Stoll, Wildcats topple Blazers 5-3
Isaac Stoll went 3-for-4 and scored twice Friday as the Dent Wildcats sacked Bertha 5-3 in town team baseball play. Bertha took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first as Dakota Aeling worked his way around the bases and scored on a two-out single by Mike Blom. The Wildcats came...
June 12, 2015 - 12:08am
June 11, 2015
Astle leads WDC trap shooters with 226 points
Emily Astle broke 25 targets for the first time as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines finished the season in second place in Class 4A, Conference 3. Astle finished the night breaking 49 of 50 targets for a team-high 226 points. She ended the regular season as the top female shooter...
June 11, 2015 - 10:52am
June 8, 2015
Redfield, Dykhoff named to Mid-State baseball team
Wadena-Deer Creek's Alex Redfield and Jake Dykhoff have been named to the Mid-State's All-Conference baseball team for the 2015 season. Redfield, a junior, manned first base for the Wolverines this season. Dykhoff, a freshman, split his time between catching and pitching. WDC...
June 8, 2015 - 12:10am
June 7, 2015
Raiders keep hopes alive with two-out rally
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders staged a two-out rally in the bottom of the seventh Thursday evening to top Nevis 10-9 in the Section 6A loser's...
June 7, 2015 - 8:15am
Raiders' Moore returning to state in discus
Samuel Moore won the Section 6A discus title for the second straight year last Thursday to punch his ticket for the Class A state track and field...
June 7, 2015 - 12:08am