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DL man sentenced for violating no-contact order
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
friends & neighbors
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Barbara A. Ware
Collin Peterson on observing Memorial Day
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
October 18, 2016
Laker boys victorious, girls seventh at XC season finale
The Lakers boys put together a team effort with four runners in the top 11 positions to post another victory this season defeating runners-up...
October 18, 2016 - 6:45pm
September 21, 2016
Woman accused of terrorizing boyfriend with gun
A Park Rapids woman was arrested Tuesday and faces three felony counts after her boyfriend accused her of assault and threatening to shoot him...
September 21, 2016 - 9:53am
September 17, 2016
Who will be the Great American storyteller?
Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council (PRLAAC) issued a call to Minnesota storytellers in April to submit a 10-minute recorded story for competition. Storytellers responded, judges selected the top four, and those finalists will travel to Park Rapids to determine who wears the Great...
September 17, 2016 - 5:00am
September 14, 2016
Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic welcomes family medicine physician
Dr. Kavya Koppula, a family medicine physician, has joined the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic in Park Rapids, Minn. "As a family physician...
September 14, 2016 - 10:00am
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
September 7, 2016
Trust issues? Challenge course just down the road may help with that
"Can I trust you?" "Yes you can!" screams the teachers of Blackduck High School. That's the type of thing you'll hear while driving into C4 -...
September 7, 2016 - 3:40pm
Couple builds unique floating sauna in time for wedding on Fish Hook Lake
Call it the ultimate wedding gift to each other. Greg and Kadie Elsner built a floating sauna and put in on the water of Fish Hook Lake for the...
September 7, 2016 - 10:30am
August 30, 2016
Park Rapids Senior Center bridges clubs hosting tournament
Billionaires Bill Gates and Warren Buffet are bridge aficionados, competing at large tournaments throughout the U.S. They would find equally...
August 30, 2016 - 11:44am
August 24, 2016
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
The Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning (HCLL) recently announced its fall schedule, set to begin Sept. 6. Programs will be held at Armory Square in Park Rapids, where renovations now include restrooms on the auditorium level. HCLL presentations are Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 2:30...
August 24, 2016 - 10:28am
August 23, 2016
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Some 2,000 dancers from across the U.S. auditioned for the Rockettes summer intensive dance program. Emma Ellefson, an 18-year-old aspiring...
August 23, 2016 - 12:55pm
August 17, 2016
Hardwood Groove to play Park Rapids' Second Street Stage
Local favorites Hardwood Groove will bring roots inspired music to the 2nd Street Stage summer concert series at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18 on...
August 17, 2016 - 11:33am
August 4, 2016
Fatal crash leads to vehicle homicide charge
A Park Rapids man has been charged in connection to a fatal accident in Hubbard County. Dakota Walsh, 22, was arrested Friday and arraigned Monday on felony criminal vehicular homicide charges stemming from the July 23 crash that killed Avery Mikel, 19, of Park Rapids.
August 4, 2016 - 5:40am
July 28, 2016
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Pine Point’s Mike Swan silenced Armory Square in Park Rapids with the first few beats of his hand drum. As his voice fills the giant hall with...
July 28, 2016 - 5:35am
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Park Rapids’ Crazy Days, set for Thursday and Friday, July 28-29, makes finding bargains fun. Businesses go all out with sales on Main Street Thursday and on sidewalks Friday. The Park Rapids Downtown Business Association and Friends of the Library will sponsor free kids’ shows...
July 28, 2016 - 5:20am
July 14, 2016
Park Rapids man accused of assaulting woman now charged with calling her 76 times from jail
A Park Rapids man who was arrested for allegedly assaulting a female and then chasing and swinging a sword and hatchet at a man who intervened,...
July 14, 2016 - 3:37pm