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Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
Statewide crime & accidents
Crime & accidents
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
State semifinalists Ada-Borup-NCW co-op had hiccups in first season
Pazdernik scores a dozen in Cobbers’ victory
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Christine M. (Cris) Eidenschink
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Letter: Election brought many 'firsts' to America
Don't fall for the old "I'm with the school" scam
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Sometimes it's fun to sit back and watch rutting bucks
Wind makes fishing miserable this time of year
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
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
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
July 23, 2015
Family business produces organic, gluten-free mixes
A small empire of organic and gluten-free food mixes is quietly mushrooming in Menahga. Owned by the Savela family, My Grandpa’s Farm is...
July 23, 2015 - 5:55am
June 29, 2015
Wife-carrying race in Menahga seeks competitors
BEMIDJI—The city of Menahga is hosting the St. Urho Wife Carry for Charity Challenge on July 11. Strong men and tenacious women are invited to compete. "It's all about fun," organizer Greg Anderson said. Registration is limited to 50 teams. Anderson mailed letters to local law...
June 29, 2015 - 3:31pm
May 6, 2015
Man with gun and knife sentenced for terroristic threats against kids
Michael Alan Abromaitis, 29, of 49482 County Road 36, Menahga, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of making terroristic threats. Two felony counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon were dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
May 6, 2015 - 10:30am
January 21, 2015
Swap & Shop find: Class ring returned after 21 years
Jessica Cooper was reunited with her Menahga Class of 1995 ring last weekend after losing it 21 years ago. Her younger sister called her up...
January 21, 2015 - 12:30pm
January 7, 2015
Menagha man hurt in crash on icy road
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Menagha, Minn., man is hospitalized after he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a bridge guardrail in Bemidji Wednesday morning. Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Tiffani Nielson said Joshua E. Nevala, 20, of Menagha, was headed east on Highway 2 when he lost...
January 7, 2015 - 9:46am
December 23, 2014
Barlund, Tappe lead Hornet girls over Braves
Kennady Barlund had a big night scoring 33 points and Josi Tappe added 24 as the Frazee Hornets evened their record at 4-4 overall with an 81-64 non-conference girls’ basketball victory over Menahga Monday night at Frazee high school. Frazee has won three of the past four games...
December 23, 2014 - 9:21am
December 17, 2014
Menahga man gets sentenced over 27 years for murder of Park Rapids teen
The family of Kiela Gem Knowles left the courtroom in tears Wednesday morning as the teen’s killer was sentenced to 334 months in prison. Knowles,...
December 17, 2014 - 10:36am
November 26, 2014
Menahga man pleads guilty in strangulation death of Park Rapids woman
PARK RAPIDS -- A Menahga man has plead guilty in the strangulation death of a Park Rapids woman in February. Harley Leritz, 21, on Tuesday...
November 26, 2014 - 10:43am
November 24, 2014
Boys Basketball: Frazee takes road opener at Menahga
Senior Brady Bellefeuille’s scored a game-high 27 points and recorded a double-double with 15 rebounds as Frazee opened the season with a 62-41 win on the road over Menahga Friday night in non-conference boys basketball action. “I was really proud of our team tonight; they...
November 24, 2014 - 10:05am
September 12, 2014
Menahga School numbers up but less than projected
The Menahga student population continues to increase, albeit at a rate slightly less than projected. The 2014-2015 student body population for the Menahga School District began the year at 963 students, a measurable increase over the 943 students that were educated in 2013-2014. While...
September 12, 2014 - 10:00am
August 2, 2014
Menahga teen injured in crash
A Menahga teen is still in the hospital with serious injuries after a head-on crash near Wolf Lake Wednesday afternoon. The 16-year old boy, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles, was airlifted to Fargo. The accident happened at 4:52 p.m. at the intersection of County Road...
August 2, 2014 - 12:00pm
June 27, 2014
Menahga man indicted on murder charges in strangulation death
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – A Hubbard County grand jury has indicted a man on murder charges in the strangulation death of 19-year-old Kiela Knowles. Harley...
June 27, 2014 - 11:30am
June 25, 2014
Man withdraws plea in death of Park Rapids teen
A Menahga man abruptly withdrew his guilty plea Monday morning in the February death of a Park Rapids teen. Harley David Leritz, 21, was simultaneously...
June 25, 2014 - 10:10am
October 23, 2013
No sign of slowing down: Menahga School growing, making do without extra funding
Menahga School is experiencing a growth in student enrollment. K-12 enrollment has increased from 735 students to 929 since the 2007-08 school year, representing a 21 percent increase over the five-year period, according to Menahga School Superintendent Mary Klamm. Estimated...
October 23, 2013 - 12:00pm
August 21, 2013
Borths are SWCD Conservationists of the Year
Since 1998, Daran and Christina Borth have owned and operated a beef cattle, dairy and grain farm in rural Menahga. “All that was here was...
August 21, 2013 - 8:49am