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March 28, 2011
Verndale grad gains fame for beer can trick
Verndale and Nimrod aren't the names of towns you normally hear on network television, but Wadena County native Jerry Kern was a guest on NBC's...
local / News
March 28, 2011 - 1:37pm
December 14, 2009
Verndale woman saved by man's quick actions
The Minnesota State Patrol credited a rural Malmo, Minn., man for saving a life after a recent crash in Aitkin County. Trooper Kevin Skalsky reported that 21-year-old Kelly Stave from Verndale was driving eastbound on Minnesota Highway 18 a mile and a half west of Malmo when she swerved...
News / accidents
December 14, 2009 - 7:09am
September 3, 2009
Verndale officer investigates car theft, happens across fallen woman
WADENA -- The Verndale Police Department came across a woman in need of help while investigating another incident last Saturday. According to Chief Jeff Jares, the Verndale PD was called to assist a neighboring police department with a report of a stolen vehicle they had found in...
News / crime
September 3, 2009 - 8:53am
August 20, 2009
Verndale woman charged for alleged bad-check spree
WADENA -- A Verndale woman faces charges of theft by check, theft by swindle and issue dishonored check after allegedly writing 18 bad checks on an account that had already been closed for being overdrawn. According to court documents, a Staples police officer investigated a report...
News / crime
August 20, 2009 - 9:35am
August 18, 2009
Verndale dilapidated home problem persists
VERNDALE -- Consternation over the dilapidated "pink house" in Verndale has city council members seeing red, and weighing their legal options for dealing with the home, which they consider a health hazard. "It's going to have to a be court-ordered thing from here on out," said councilman...
August 18, 2009 - 9:04am
April 15, 2009
NYM Baseball: Eagles drop opener
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org The season opener for the New York Mills baseball team didn't go so well, as they lost at Verndale, 14-8 on Tuesday. Verndale's Brady Siedschlaw was 3-for-4 with a double, triple, three runs and four RBIs in the win. Mills had eight hits in the loss,...
April 15, 2009 - 11:36am
December 23, 2008
Fire near Verndale kills 40 horses
In the pre-dawn blackness of a stormy December Sunday, the Verndale Fire Department received a call around 6 a.m. that a fire had broken out at the Central Minnesota Arena and Event Center on the northwest edge of Verndale, a business also known as R&J Horse Sales. One of the Verndale...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am