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St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
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
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
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
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
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
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
February 6, 2017
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions from MN authors
The next volume of "The Talking Stick" will celebrate the short form. The local literary journal seeks short poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction. "Focus on short forms, cutting all unnecessary words. Create an elegant moment that hints of a longer, more complex story. Think of...
February 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 26, 2017
Nurse Midwife joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Heather Foresman, a certified nurse midwife, has joined the family medicine and obstetrics departments at the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic....
January 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 8, 2016
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Dr. Sriveer Kaasam, a family medicine physician, has joined the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic in Park Rapids, Minnesota. As part of the...
December 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 18, 2016
Park Rapids woman gets 30 days, $1,000 fine on drug charge
Danielle Rae Thielen, 19, of 205 Pleasant Ave., Park Rapids, has been sentenced on a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. She appeared in Becker County District Court Nov. 9 before Judge Jay Carlson, who issued a stay of adjudication and continued the case. Thielen...
November 18, 2016 - 3:11pm
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