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MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
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Man airlifted after rollover in Becker County Wednesday night
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Wind power destabilizing power grid
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Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
August 21, 2013 - 8:49am
June 5, 2013
Man starts relief effort for fire victims
MENAHGA —Brad Livingston has taken charge of a donation effort for those affected by the Green Valley Fire north of Menahga. After the fire...
June 5, 2013 - 12:48pm
May 24, 2013
2 Becker County deputies rescued dog from Menahga-area wildfire
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Two Becker County sheriff’s deputies went beyond the call of duty during the recent Green Valley fire near Menahga to save a scared family dog caught in the flames. Deputy Todd Glander and Deputy Jon Peterson were helping with the evacuation of homes...
May 24, 2013 - 8:12am
May 22, 2013
Rain helps contain 7,100-acre grass fire in Park Rapids area
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – A 7,100-acre grass fire that consumed 64 buildings last week is contained. Weekend rains helped departments get the fire under control. “We got rain, and that’s excellent,” Jeff Edmonds, spokesman for the state Department of Natural Resources, said...
May 22, 2013 - 8:47am
May 16, 2013
Resources available for residents affected by wildfire
Several resources are available to residents who suffered damages due to the wildfire north of Menahga. The American Red Cross has volunteers in the area ready to assist victims of the wildfire. Terry Sluss of the American Red Cross urged people to contact that agency for...
May 16, 2013 - 11:58am
Dozens of structures destroyed or damaged as firefighters struggle to slow down Green Valley fire north Menahga
PARK RAPIDS — A north-central Minnesota fire grew to an estimated 7,100 acres Wednesday, destroying or damaging dozens of structures, as firefighters...
May 16, 2013 - 9:03am