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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
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
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
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
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
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
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Donna Mae Graffis
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
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