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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
August 28, 2012
Steering for hearing: Man mows his way from Canada
Lions Hearing Foundation board member Bob Harms arrived in Park Rapids Thursday evening on a Toro lawnmower on his way to the Iowa boarder to...
August 28, 2012 - 8:58am
August 6, 2012
Whooping cough cases on the rise
The Minnesota Department of Health recently released a health alert about the alarming number of pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough, cases in Minnesota. Infants are most at risk for pertussis, although any age can be affected. Vaccination efforts are critical for controlling...
August 6, 2012 - 8:59am
August 2, 2012
UPDATED: Frazee man seriously injured after Highway 71 crash into tree
A Frazee man was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon when he apparently fell asleep at the wheel, crossed the opposing lane of traffic and...
August 2, 2012 - 9:07am
June 19, 2012
Rodeo returns to Park Rapids; Professional rodeo added to nation's top bullride
The 34th annual PBR Touring Pro Division Bull Ride is July 4-5, with the PRCA ProRodeo following July 6-7. The 34th annual Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Touring Pro Division Bull Ride July 4-5 will be followed by the return of the of Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA)...
June 19, 2012 - 9:05am
June 14, 2012
Interest in bees is making a resurgence in the area
The art of beekeeping is making a comeback in the area. In particular, younger generations are taking an interest in bees. Zach Johnston, 12,...
June 14, 2012 - 9:51am
June 5, 2012
Ojibwe author answers questions about culture
Anton Treuer, Minnesota Ojibwe author and professor of Ojibwe studies at Bemidji State University, answered questions about Native Americans...
June 5, 2012 - 8:49am
May 18, 2012
Veteran's WWII Medal of Honor ceremony will be today in Park Rapids
A World War II Medal of Honor recipient is being honored by local military organizations in a ceremony this Friday, May 18. A new monument will...
May 18, 2012 - 9:28am
May 12, 2012
Park Rapids sends crew to Governor's Fishing Opener -- city hopes to host opener next year
A group from Park Rapids is attending this year's Governor's Fishing Opener this weekend on Lake Waconia in hopes of receiving news that Park Rapids will be the host in 2013. Park Rapids applied to host the opener the year before but Waconia was chosen.
May 12, 2012 - 4:43pm
January 8, 2012
Broadband, tourism focus of Klobuchar visit to Park Rapids
The future of tourism and broadband in Hubbard County and the larger region took center stage during a visit by U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar this...
January 8, 2012 - 6:40pm
October 24, 2011
Park Rapids downtown assessment hearing Tuesday
The Park Rapids City Council approved project costs to include a $700,000 federal grant distributed over the entire project rather than in one area. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise) Talk about it The public is invited to attend a special assessment hearing for the downtown Park Rapids...
October 24, 2011 - 8:28am
September 16, 2011
Dixon embarks on 'Journey of Hope'
Rich Dixon took off from the Headwaters of the Mississippi Monday morning on a "Journey of Hope." The Colorado man will travel 1,500 miles pedaling...
September 16, 2011 - 8:40am
September 1, 2011
Sen. Franken makes a stop in Park Rapids
U.S. Sen. Al Franken stopped in Park Rapids Monday afternoon to visit with Lamb-Weston RDO Frozen employees and take a quick tour of downtown. "I'm...
September 1, 2011 - 9:29am
June 24, 2011
Mississippi trio to kayak river to raise money for missions; Journey starts at Itasca State Park
Three Mississippi natives started a 2,300-mile venture Tuesday morning that will lead them from Itasca State Park to New Orleans. Rob Treppendahl,...
June 24, 2011 - 8:24am
May 23, 2010
Family of bears raids Hubbard County couple's bird feeders
Bears have been out and about this spring looking for food, often finding it in bird feeders. Fred and Clara Whiteside, who live off County...
May 23, 2010 - 1:56pm