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Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Wadena business suffers heavy fire damage
Emotional candlelight vigil held in Fergus Falls in remembrance of 6-year-old who died of abuse
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
W-DC’s Westrum signs letter of intent to play tennis at Concordia College
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
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: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
November 21, 2011
Birth Nov. 9
Nov. 9 -- Emily Pete and Joe Collom of Hewitt, boy, Peyton James Collom, 10 pounds, 9 ounces and 21 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. He is welcomed by big brother, Dominic.
November 21, 2011 - 2:53pm
October 23, 2011
Learn to read and write
An adult reading and writing class will be offered free by the Hewitt Historical Society beginning Wednesday, November 2. If you need to learn to read and write English, no matter your age, you are welcome. There will be none of the following: fees to pay, books to buy, contracts...
October 23, 2011 - 2:45pm
September 25, 2011
You do not need cash at Barter Fest
Sometimes credit cards and cash are not necessary to make your dreams come true. That is the whole idea behind Hewitt's Barter Fest. The Barter...
September 25, 2011 - 11:42am
September 18, 2011
Barter Fest is Saturday in Hewitt
Barter Fest will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17 in downtown Hewitt on Front Street in the park. There will be free admission, and bartering begins at 10 a.m. Music will be played from noon to midnight. For more information, visit abandonedscoutcamp.com or call (218) 924-4910.
September 18, 2011 - 9:56pm
August 6, 2011
Hewitt museum upgraded
Hewitt has stepped out as being a town that respects and values its past. With the aid of grants, its century-old school building, unique and...
August 6, 2011 - 4:03pm
July 23, 2011
BHV edges WDC in Sub-District 6
Jared Hoemberg doubled twice and drove in all four runs Monday evening as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale trimmed Wadena-Deer Creek 4-2 in a game to decide the Sub-District 6 championship. Dakota Aeling and Patrick Riewer each scored twice for BHV. David Najjar and Ryan Redfield were 2-for-4...
July 23, 2011 - 2:12pm
July 17, 2011
BHV on a roll
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale baseball crew crushed Park Rapids and Wadena-Deer Creek Monday in first round play at the Sub-District 6 Tournament in Menahga. The top-ranked BHV nine routed Park Rapids 9-1 in Monday's opener and then thumped No. 2 Wadena-Deer Creek 11-0 in...
July 17, 2011 - 10:56am
June 12, 2011
Snelgrove's three-hitter stalls BHV Raiders
Adam Snelgrove fired a three-hitter Thursday as top-ranked New York Mills ousted fifth-ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 5-0 in the second round of Sub-Section 6A action . Jared Hoemberg doubled for the Raiders while Dallas Ehrmantraut and Dustin Motschenbacher both singled. The Raiders...
June 12, 2011 - 10:23pm
June 5, 2011
Raiders rally past Hawley in 6A sub-section play
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders scored seven times in the fifth and sixth innings Tuesday en route to a 10-5 victory over Hawley...
June 5, 2011 - 11:04am
May 29, 2011
BHV posts wins in high jump, relay
Kathryn VanDenheuvel won the high jump and Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's 4x100 relay team took top honors Thursday in the Park Region Conference Championships at Sebeka. VanDenheuvel cleared the bar at 4-10. The Raiders won the 4x100 with a time of 54.75. Hannah Barrett posted a second...
May 29, 2011 - 10:33pm
May 22, 2011
Masonic scholarship winners
Wadena Lodge 156 held its annual awards dinner at the Pine Cove Inn on May 14. Past Grand Master Jeff Lewis was the speaker. Northwest Area Deputy...
May 22, 2011 - 4:58pm
May 15, 2011
Raiders score three thirds in Pillager Invitational
The Raiders scored three third place finishes Thursday in the Pillager Invitational. Heather Lipinski ran a 29.22 in the 200 dash, the BHV girls ran a 4:36.23 in the 4x400 and the BHV boys' 4x200 relay team posted a 1:40.10. Hannah Barrett gave the Raiders fifth place points in...
May 15, 2011 - 7:00pm
May 8, 2011
BHV's bats spark 14-2 win over Frazee Hornets
Nick Jasmer went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs Tuesday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders pummeled Frazee 14-2 in six frames. Austin Selvey doubled and homered for the Raiders and drove in one run. The Hornets were guilty of seven errors in the game while the Raiders turned...
May 8, 2011 - 11:28am
Bears hand Pirates 9-3 softball loss
The Bertha-Hewitt Bears mauled Verndale pitching for six runs in the second in Tuesday en route to a 9-3 Park Region Conference softball win. Autumn Aeling drove in three runs for the Bears while joining Trenda Schwantz, Morgan Kapphahn and Hannah VanHale with two hits. Teresa Moenkedick...
May 8, 2011 - 11:23am
May 1, 2011
Selvey drives in two, but BHV falls
Alec Griffith gained the mound victory Monday as Upsala-Swanville handed Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale a 6-3 setback. Griffith also had a pair of hits for the Patriots who won for the fourth time in six outings. Steve Riewer used five pitchers in the game and saw starter Jared Hoemberg...
May 1, 2011 - 10:27pm