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Warrant issued for Detroit Lakes man
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Man accused of shoplifting over $2,000 from DL Walmart
Holiday blood drive scheduled Saturday in DL
Cardinals pull away from DL in second half
Pederson goes for 35, but Titans take subsection rematch
State-ranked Perham cruises by Frazee
Raider girls pick up second victory
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
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
MRCA Inducts Fun Ta Boot Resort owners into MN Hospitality Hall of Fame, honors Fair Hills employee as Operator of the Year
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Jacob "Jake" Arntson
Blanch A. Olson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
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
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
August 2, 2017
Guest editorial: Maybe it's time to start talking politics
Scott Bentson of Park Rapids wants to talk, and he wants us to get back to civil discussions with people of opposing political viewpoints. Bentson wants to talk and that's why he's been hanging out downtown in Pioneer Park with a sign that simply reads: TALK POLITICS? He's inviting...
August 2, 2017 - 9:00am
July 25, 2017
Park Theatre marquee catches fire
A fire at Park Theatre caused extensive damage to the iconic downtown Park Rapids marquee Monday evening. An estimated 15 to 20 people were in...
July 25, 2017 - 3:50pm
June 19, 2017
Park Rapids man hurt in rollover in Becker County
A Park Rapids man was injured early Friday morning in a rollover accident in Green Valley Township in eastern Becker County. Kyle Andrew Bethel, 19, was transported to Essentia Hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was driving a 1999...
June 19, 2017 - 12:27pm
June 6, 2017
Our shared ancestry: Chemistry professor offers tips for tracing your genetic family
"Genealogy is the fastest growing and second most popular hobby in the United States," says Rob Flanagan Stieglitz, 67, a retired chemistry professor. With the advancement in DNA testing, amateur genealogists have a new, powerful tool, he says. Stieglitz recently taught a Park Rapids...
June 6, 2017 - 9:00am
May 15, 2017
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Forty years ago, the Nemeth Art Center opened its doors. The Region 2 Arts Council awarded the Nemeth Art Center a $5,916 Arts & Cultural Heritage...
May 15, 2017 - 10:29am
May 3, 2017
Storytellers invited to enter contest
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council is sponsoring the second annual Great American Story contest for oral storytellers. Stories are now being invited from up to 50 Minnesota storytellers. Judges will narrow the selections to four finalists who will perform the best-told stories...
May 3, 2017 - 9:50pm
April 11, 2017
Police arrest man, former murder suspect, for pursuit in Itasca State Park
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The man believed to have led law enforcement on a vehicle pursuit before fleeing into the Itasca State Park woods...
April 11, 2017 - 11:52am
April 8, 2017
BASEBALL: Hornets open season with victory over Cardinals
Hornets runners-up at Park Rapids tournament
April 8, 2017 - 9:03am
March 30, 2017
Caitlin Plaine and Grant Dierkhising announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Corey and Kimberly Plaine, Hallock,...
March 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 19, 2017
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
All this talk about "extreme vetting" is hypocritical relative to the real world. The U.S. already has a comprehensive vetting process that normally takes 18-24 months before an applicant is cleared for entry. Adding "extreme" does nothing but sound tough. It further unjustly denigrates...
March 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 16, 2017
Park Rapids woman sentenced for drugs
Clarissa Anne Dahlen, 44, 36594 County Road 46, Park Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A second felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement. On Feb. 16, Chesley...
March 16, 2017 - 10:00am
March 9, 2017
Man breaks into lake home to eat, watch TV
Nolan Joseph Bozovsky., 31, of 36967 County Road 46, Park Rapids has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Dec. 5 he used a crowbar to break into a garage and residence at lake property in Becker County. The...
March 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2017
Artists invited to submit button designs for Park Rapids contest
The Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) is sponsoring a 2nd Street Stage button design contest. The winner receives a $250 cash prize. Those who purchase and wear the $20 buttons will be helping sponsor this summer's 10 music events and will receive a free stadium cup...
March 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 6, 2017
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
The Nemeth Art Center, in partnership with the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), will host a Youth Art Exhibit in Park Rapids. The exhibit will be on display at the Nemeth Art Center from June 1 to July 1, with an opening reception and award ceremony on Saturday June,...
March 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 14, 2017
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
After an enthusiastic community response to his program in September, Native Pride Dancer Larry Yazzie will return for an encore performance....
February 14, 2017 - 6:00pm