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A 'peace' of Africa
City Council holds special meeting
A walk back through time
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
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Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
HSO to celebrate 40 years
It's party time!
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
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All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
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Grondahl says goodbye
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'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Pine to Palm
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. During its...
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
June 26, 2016
Man wielding hatchet faces three felonies
A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing around a man, who tried to intervene, around...
June 26, 2016 - 5:45am
Park Rapids DNR responds to grass fire near Whaley Resort
The Park Rapids DNR responded to a fire over the weekend, which was located about 1000 feet west of Whaley’s Resort & Campground. The call came in at about 1:45 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and the fire, which burned about 12 acres of land, was contained within about two hours. The...
May 26, 2016 - 2:22pm
May 23, 2016
GOLF: Laker boys runners-up at East-West Classic
Detroit Lakes hosted and finished runners-up to Moorhead by two strokes at the two-day East-West Classic at Bemidji Town & Country and at Headwaters Golf Course in Park Rapids over the weekend. The Lakers shot a season-low team score of the season with a 307 at Headwaters Saturday...
May 23, 2016 - 1:33pm
May 19, 2016
Park Rapids man found guilty by jury in DL tobbaco store robbery
A Park Rapids man has been found guilty by a jury of felony first-degree aggravated robbery in the April 24, 2014, robbery of DL Tobacco. Eric...
May 19, 2016 - 5:30am
Area storytellers invited to enter new contest
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council is sponsoring a new event — the Great American Story — for oral storytellers. For this inaugural year, stories are now being invited from up to 50 Minnesota storytellers. Judges will narrow the selections to four finalists who will perform...
May 19, 2016 - 5:10am
May 11, 2016
Unbeaten Panthers sweep Lakers from Mid-State hopes
Park Rapids used a dramatic last-inning home run barrage to stave off a first loss on the season and left Snappy Park undefeated at 16-0 after...
May 11, 2016 - 12:29pm
Laker baseball repeats as Mid-State champs
The Laker baseball team completed a sweep of the Panthers in Park Rapids Tuesday to finish the Mid-State Conference season 8-0 and win the conference championship for the second straight season. DL won game one 7-4 and the nightcap 8-2. The Lakers are 19-1 in their past 20 Mid-State...
May 11, 2016 - 9:50am
May 10, 2016
GOLF: Lakers boys split squad for three meets
Due to the Prom weekend, the Laker boys golf team split squads to compete in three meets. The Lakers placed fourth at the Fargo North Invite Saturday, fourth at Park Rapids Friday and second at Bemidji on Monday. DL led after day one in Fargo but stumbled three spots on Saturday for...
May 10, 2016 - 11:54am