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Man sentenced in Audubon Orton's robbery
Changes coming at LCRC: Sellin to take director's chair Nov. 6; Logan's retirement party set Nov. 3
Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Lake Park sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
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Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
No. 8 Titans secure seventh win in road shutout
Lakers end regular season with sweep of Hornets
Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
March 4, 2014
Child dies in house fire near Grand Rapids, Minn.
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - A small child died in a house fire Sunday night south of Grand Rapids, the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office said. Firefighters were called to a home about 9:30 p.m. Sunday. The 911 caller reported that the house was fully engulfed in flames and that a small...
March 4, 2014 - 12:34pm
August 26, 2013
Boy drowns while swimming in Grand Rapids lake
Updated-1:54pm (08/26/2013) Authorities have identified the boy who drowned while swimming in a Grand Rapids lake Saturday. Five-year-old Ayden Lee Demarre died following the incident at Crystal Lake, Grand Rapids police said Monday. The police previously reported that officers...
August 26, 2013 - 1:55pm
July 24, 2013
Name released in fatal ATV accident near Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The identity of a Grand Rapids woman who died in a four-wheeler accident Monday morning was released by police Tuesday. Heather Michelle Garneau, 36, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, according to a press release from Beltrami County emergency management...
July 24, 2013 - 8:10am
July 17, 2013
Grand Rapids man charged with attempted murder
A Grand Rapids man who allegedly stabbed another man multiple times Tuesday was charged with six crimes today, including attempted second-degree murder. Joshua Joseph Julien, 28, is being held on $250,000 bail without conditions or $150,000 with conditions. The victim of the...
July 17, 2013 - 3:46pm
July 5, 2013
Juvenile male was driver in high-speed chase in Itasca County
Itasca County authorities say a juvenile male was the driver who led them on a high-speed pursuit on Thursday, during which a Grand Rapids police officer fired shots at the fleeing vehicle. Speeds during the pursuit exceeded 100 mph, and two officers received minor injuries while...
July 5, 2013 - 11:26am
June 13, 2013
Grand Rapids man pleads guilty to felony burglary
A convicted felon arrested in April after a two-hour standoff with police in Grand Rapids pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony burglary. Steven Lee Carpenter, 25, of Grand Rapids was charged with one count of burglary in the first degree. Carpenter and a juvenile allegedly stole a...
June 13, 2013 - 7:56am
June 4, 2013
Police: Body of missing man found in Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids police say a body was found Monday that apparently is a man who has been missing for two weeks. The Grand Rapids Police Department issued a news release Monday afternoon saying it believes the body is that of William Russell Martin. Martin has been missing since...
June 4, 2013 - 9:35am
May 1, 2013
Potlatch: Investigation into worker’s death continues
BEMIDJI — The investigation into a Grand Rapids man’s death at a Bemidji lumber mill is ongoing, but OSHA spokesperson Jenny O’Brien said no definitive timeline could be placed on the organization’s findings. Representatives from OSHA are at the Potlatch Lumber Mill, where...
May 1, 2013 - 8:44am
April 29, 2013
Man dies after fall at Potlatch Lumber Mill
BEMIDJI — A Grand Rapids man died Saturday after a fall at a Bemidji lumber mill. According to a press release from the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office, Mitchell Harthan, 23, of Grand Rapids was pronounced dead on Saturday at the Potlatch Lumber Mill located in northern Hubbard...
April 29, 2013 - 12:41pm
April 16, 2013
Convicted felon charged after standoff with Grand Rapids police
A convicted felon was charged with one felony count of burglary in the first degree in Minnesota District Court in Grand Rapids Monday. Steven Lee Carpenter, 25, of Detroit Lakes, was one of two people arrested Sunday following a two-hour standoff with police in Grand Rapids. According...
April 16, 2013 - 8:32am
March 8, 2013
Bovey man gets 52 years in killing, kidnapping
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - A Bovey who admitted shooting two people, one fatally, and kidnapping his estranged wife was sentenced as expected Thursday to 52½ years in prison. William Levi Payne, 26, pleaded guilty last month in State District Court in Grand Rapids to second-degree murder,...
March 8, 2013 - 9:07am
November 27, 2012
Magnetation picks Indiana site for new plant
Magnetation will build its new iron ore pellet plant in Reynolds, Indiana, the firm announced today. The plant will produce up to three million...
November 27, 2012 - 9:21am
February 5, 2009
19-year-old Grand Rapids man gets 5 years supervised probation in fatal car crash case
A 19-year-old Grand Rapids man has been sentenced to five years of supervised probation in connection with a fatal car accident that happened after a night of drinking. Kyle Robert Fuller pleaded guilty in December in Itasca County District Court to aiding and abetting furnishing...
February 5, 2009 - 6:00am