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Council OKs demo of downtown house
'Big dig component' next for SE project
Weekly crime report - July 30 edition
Friendly Rider now features B.O.B.
Buckwheat an obscure underdog among the grain
Ballpark dedication: New home for Shockers
Calling all cagers: Summer basketball camp
Miller posts fastest time in Smokin' Hot 5K
August is a crunch month for MLB and NFL players
Blazers topple three Hi-10 foes for Region 14C berth
Cheryl J. LaVergne
Richard "Rich" Gregory
Pixel Perfect Photography and Design opens in Verndale
NJPA breaks ground on new office building
Employment Resource Center opens Wadena office
TCHC welcomes Dylan Folkestad to Henning clinic
Bartos, Udy join staff at TCHC
Verndale Straw Hat and Sunbonnet Days slated for July 31-Aug. 2
Jacob directs agricultural extension work in Wadena
The Wissmann Family in concert Aug. 9
Pig 'N' Wing Challenge is Saturday
Military brass band to perform Sunday
Birth announcements - July 23 edition
Church briefs - July 30 edition
Local students graduate from Bemidji State University
Zucchini Summer Salad
Local students selected to University of Minnesota Twin Cities Dean's List
Sun has benefits but too much can lead to cancer
How to stop elder abuse: Report red flags
Your letters - July 23 edition
VA surviving spouse website up and running
What endorsement is needed to drive three-wheel motorcycle?
Aquatic invasive species: more than just zebra mussels
Goose hunting begins Aug. 8 in west-central Minnesota
Ruffed grouse counts similar to a year ago
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
DNR spring survey shows decrease in mallard breeding counts
July 18, 2015
Sports briefs - July 16 edition
Running, walking fundraisers on tap in August The first annual Run for the Arts will be held Aug. 1 in Verndale. Events will include a 5K walk, a 5K run and a 10K run. Competition is set for begin at 8 a.m. The racing fee will be $20. All proceeds will benefit the Verndale...
July 18, 2015 - 12:10am
Vikings a contender in 2015? Let's keep one foot on the floor
You have to love the optimism of the hype masters as the Minnesota Vikings approach the start of their 50th camp at Mankato. They actually see this team contending for an NFC playoff berth. Never mind the fact that two teams in the NFC North are coming off playoff seasons. Green...
July 18, 2015 - 12:08am
July 17, 2015
Blazers win big against Perham, NYM
The Bertha Blazers had some big scores early in the game to win Sunday's matchup against the Perham Pirates 13-3. The Blazers took advantage of errors made by the Pirates. In the first inning, Dakota Aeling, Patrick Riewer and Mike Blom scored on errors. Austin Selvey scored on...
July 17, 2015 - 12:10am
Wadena Legion falls to BHV in district play-in game
Jake Dykhoff and the Wadena Legion team ran into some early trouble Friday in a district play-in game at Bertha and fell to Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale...
July 17, 2015 - 12:10am
July 14, 2015
Park and Rec: Staying focused the key
July 14, 2015 - 12:10am
July 13, 2015
Youth basketball: Runner-up team in Wisconsin
July 13, 2015 - 12:10am
Summer rec finale: Inflatables, ice cream and more
July 13, 2015 - 12:10am
July 12, 2015
Pietala, errors sink BHV Legion 8-4
Al Pietala went 3-for-4 with four RBIs Monday night as Sebeka topped Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 8-4 in American Legion baseball action. Errors were a factor in the loss as BHV was guilty of five miscues in the field.
July 12, 2015 - 8:15am
July 11, 2015
Horseshoe pitching league underway
The clinking of horseshoes and plenty of laughter can be heard Monday nights at the horseshoe pits in southwest Wadena. The Wadena Horseshoe...
July 11, 2015 - 12:10am
Blazers rack up victories over Angels, Shockers
Patrick Riewer and Dakota Aeling gave Bertha 15 innings of good pitching Sunday as the Blazers overcame Detroit Lakes and Wadena-Deer Creek in town baseball play. Riewer struck out 13 in throwing a complete game gem as the Blazer blanked the Angels 4-0. Riewer walked only one Detroit...
July 11, 2015 - 12:08am
July 10, 2015
Post 171 crew settles for split with Staples
Jake Dykhoff fired a one-hit gem for Post 171 Monday as the Wadena crew gained a split with Staples in an American Legion doubleheader at Staples. Dykhoff fanned five and walked only two as Wadena claimed the opener 10-0. Brady Smith broke up a no-hitter in the bottom of the fifth...
July 10, 2015 - 8:15am
Twins still doing more things right than wrong
Last Saturday's 5-3 win over Kansas City marked the end of the first half of Minnesota's 162-game regular season. Who would have thought the Twins would not only be in contention but looking forward to an exciting second half when the 2014 season ended? I know a guy who managed...
July 10, 2015 - 12:10am
July 9, 2015
Staples Men's Softball League
Staples Men’s League Softball Results (July 8) Twisted Sister’s Mostly Minors 8, Lefty’s Bar 5 Motley Discount Liquor/Ted & Gen’s 19, Warriors 1 Ameriprise Studs 15, Local Legends Sports Bar 13 Rosing Wood Cabinets 15, Warriors 7 Twisted Sister’s 11, Rosing Wood...
July 9, 2015 - 8:51am
July 7, 2015
Minnesota Wild: Hockey players visit Wadena
July 7, 2015 - 12:10am
July 4, 2015
WDC football camp to begin July 13
The Wadena-Deer Creek football camp will be held July 13-15 at the WDC practice field. Separate camps will be run from 3-5 p.m. for seventh and eighth-graders and from 6-8:30 p.m. for varsity and junior varsity players in grades 9-12. Helmet pickup is set for 5 p.m. on July 13. The...
July 4, 2015 - 12:10am