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'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
Woman injured in head-on collision on Highway 34
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Online petition surfaces trying to stop Waubun-Mahnomen co-op for all sports
412 BMX race results
Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Blues send Post 15 to elimination bracket
Beau Hanson gets fresh start after injury layoff
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Friends & Neighbors
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Department of Revenue offers tips for property tax refund filers ahead of August deadline
Plan your own adventure: DL Escape Room opens in Washington Square Mall
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Ian R. Stalboerger
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
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
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'
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