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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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Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
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!
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
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
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
January 15, 2017
Handful of Becker County homes to get high-speed internet thanks to matched DEED grant
Thanks to a $3.9 million grant, about 40 unserved Becker County houses will be getting access to broadband by next summer. Part of a larger grant...
January 15, 2017 - 8:00am
November 30, 2016
Mahube receives grant to help seniors at risk of becoming homeless
About one in five people in Becker County is over 65 years old, and with the Baby Boomers retiring, that number is increasing, but Social Security just can't seem to keep up. A community needs survey, developed by Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership, showed among other statistics,...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm
September 12, 2016
Butterfly numbers drop 20 percent
In 1993, my wife Marlene and I started conducting butterfly counts in north-central Minnesota. July 2016 marked the 137th count we have held...
September 12, 2016 - 9:32am
May 6, 2015
Hubbard County gravel road turns up glass, metal debris mix
Gravel isn’t simple gravel on some Hubbard County roads and one resident is speaking out about finding additional debris in the mix. Dallas...
May 6, 2015 - 3:53pm
October 26, 2014
Hubbard County doctor sentenced in assault case
PARK RAPIDS -- A Hubbard County doctor was sentenced Friday to 3½ years in prison for assaulting his foster son. Dennis Sullivan, 50, of...
October 26, 2014 - 12:30pm
September 18, 2014
One injured in Hubbard County rollover; officers searching for passenger
Authorities were on the scene of a one-vehicle rollover Thursday morning that injured at least one person. The passenger of the pickup truck...
September 18, 2014 - 10:20am
September 12, 2014
Becker, Hubbard favor jail-sharing plan
Talk about playing nicely in the sandbox together. Members of the Becker County and Hubbard County boards of commissioners met Thursday in a joint work session to talk about the possibility of shared services in a few different departments. Both entities came away agreeable to...
September 12, 2014 - 12:30pm
June 20, 2014
Suspect in child choking won’t contest extradition to Minnesota
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A man charged with trying to choke his foster son won’t contest his extradition in a Fargo court and will be returned...
June 20, 2014 - 8:01am
May 22, 2014
Three fire departments respond to house burning near Park Rapids
HUBBARD COUNTY -- A vacant log residence off County Road 81 in Hubbard County was an inferno Thursday morning that required three fire departments...
May 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
May 14, 2014
June hearing set in Hubbard County dead horses case
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A June 9 hearing has been set in the case of a Hubbard County woman charged with leaving two horses to die over the winter. Minden Crenshaw, 28, is charged with tying the horses to a tree in a wooded area east of Park Rapids in April and leaving them to die...
May 14, 2014 - 10:00am
February 5, 2014
Ex-murder suspect to contest warrants in child porn case
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A former Hubbard County murder suspect who still faces child pornography charges will contest search warrants used to obtain...
February 5, 2014 - 8:23am
Hubbard County drug offenders could lose welfare benefits
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Hubbard County Social Services will ask for permission Dec. 17 to implement a new state law that lets counties deny public assistance to people who use drugs. Hubbard would join other counties, including Becker County, which recently implemented the law. Hubbard...
December 5, 2013 - 10:30am
October 16, 2013
Hubbard County considers temporary sales tax to help fund road projects
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – Hubbard County is positioning itself to take advantage of a 2013 law passed by the Minnesota Legislature allowing political subdivisions to enact a temporary general sales tax. The theory is that a tax during the second and third quarters of the year would...
October 16, 2013 - 8:12am
October 10, 2013
Rural churches targeted in burglaries
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Hubbard County authorities responded to several burglary calls at rural churches Sunday morning. Pastors at churches in Akeley, Nevis and Guthrie all experienced weekend break-ins. In some cases, burglars broke glass to gain entry to the buildings. Besides...
October 10, 2013 - 8:33am
September 22, 2013
DNR invites input on Heartland Trail extension
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting an open house Wednesday, Oct. 2, for planning of the Heartland State Trail in Hubbard County. The open house will be in the Northwoods Bank Community Room at 1200 East First St. in Park Rapids. People can stop by anytime...
September 22, 2013 - 1:00pm