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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
November 14, 2012
Hugo's in Grand Forks buys Park Rapids, Minn., grocer
Hugo's Family Marketplace, a Grand Forks-based grocer, said Tuesday that it has purchased J&B Foods in Park Rapids, Minn. This will bring the...
November 14, 2012 - 10:01am
May 22, 2011
Park Rapids senior overcomes big obstacles to graduate this year
When Pomp and Circumstance sends Park Rapids Area High School seniors on the path to claim diplomas, Alex Berthelsen will be among them. But...
May 22, 2011 - 11:38am
May 4, 2010
Teenage girl accidentally backs car over brother in driveway near Akeley
AKELEY, Minn. - A 16-year-old girl here accidently backed a vehicle over her 12-year-old brother Saturday morning in the driveway of the family home, causing serious injuries to the boy. He is hospitalized at an unknown burn center in Minneapolis. His condition is not known, although...
May 4, 2010 - 9:07am
December 24, 2008
Pelican Rapids marks close win over Frazee girls' b-ball
The Frazee girls' basketball team traveled to Pelican Rapids Friday night to take on the young Lady Vikings in an HOL Conference tilt, as the host squad pulled out a close 47-44 victory. Pelican Rapids survived a late run by the Lady Hornets to claim their first victory of the...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Former Park Rapids attorney sentenced to a year in prison for tax evasion
Former Park Rapids attorney Bill Jones will spend a year in prison for filing a false tax return. Jones, 56, was sentenced Dec. 4 in U.S. District Court in St. Paul. His sentence was the result of a plea agreement, in which Jones admitted to filing a tax return for 2001 that falsely...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Post office: Take unwanted mail home
Patrons of the Park Rapids post office have noticed something missing lately - the public garbage can. It was removed recently when the postmaster became concerned about identity theft. "I did it in my other office, too," said postmaster Denice Phillips-Kunze. "I just don't think...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
LP-A, Pelican voters reject funding proposals
Voters in two west central Minnesota school districts rejected new funding proposals Tuesday, and voters across the region selected representatives to their respective boards. In Lake Park-Audubon, residents rejected a school building bond for the fifth time in roughly three years....
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Pelican Rapids' 11th annual Oktoberfest celebration starts this Thursday
Plans are underway in Pelican Rapids for the 11th Annual Oktoberfest Celebration, Oct. 9-12. This year again promises to be filled with fun and exciting events. There will be dances, food, music, walks, runs, bingo, an auction, wine tasting and silent auction, sausage contest and...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 25, 2008
Fishing duos will say 'I do' on same day
While the national dialog turns to lipstick and pigs, four outdoorsy women proved last weekend that you don't need either to be successful. Unless they were using pork rinds as bait. One of the last big fishing tournaments of the season attracted lots of women to Fish Hook Lake...
September 25, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Laker's six picks lead to blowout of Grand Rapids -- Defense dominates as Oistad throws for trio of TDs
The Detroit Lakes defense made yet another leap of improvement Friday night and yet a bigger one turning the ball over. Six interceptions by the Lakers set up a romp over visiting Grand Rapids Friday by the score of 48-0 to bob DL above the .500 mark at 2-1. The Laker offense,...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
Dropped charges In Hubbard County mean warrants will undergo added scrutiny
Hubbard County warrants may get some additional scrutiny after drug charges were dismissed earlier this month against a Park Rapids family. The dismissal of charges against Clifford James, Penny James, Cody James and Emily Johnson Aug.1 triggered some heated comments on the Enterprise...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 10, 2008
To build case against kennel owner, accuser used secret tactics
Armed with a cell phone and recorder, and secretly wired to tape his boss's instructions, Jason Smith was prepared to capture evidence against the Minnesota woman he was investigating for animal abuse. What he claims he found - specific incidents of abuse, neglect and inappropriate...
August 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Park Rapids Cenex robbed at gunpoint; $1,000 taken
A robbery was reported at the Park Rapids Cenex station on Highway 71 North at 8:25 p.m. Tuesday. According to police chief Terry Eilers, a male came in telling the clerk to put money from the till into a black bag. The suspect was displaying a gun, although it may not have been...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Pelican Rapids hosts art festival
Drop by Sherin and Peterson Parks in Pelican Rapids on Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and browse arts, crafts, and food from over 200 vendors. This is the 20th year for Pelican Rapids' Art in the Park, and it's one of the largest in the area.
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 15, 2008
Rules limiting rummage sales come under fire
Even though they have the best of intentions, residents at 304 Huntsinger Ave. who have been giving away and sometimes selling clothing and household items ran afoul of the law earlier this summer. When they came to the city council this week to plead their case, however, they were...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am