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‘Stretching’ those dollars
Lawmakers consider changes to state elections
World Day of Prayer is March 6
Last of the Really Cold Nights?
Dentists not smiling over state payments
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Frazee places fourth at Class A state wrestling tournament
Lakers sweep season series from Spuds
Laker trio prepared for deep runs at state wrestling
DL Mites finish hockey season
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Congressional Art Competition seeks high school artists
Black Violin brings classical-modern flare to Holmes stage Thursday
Potato Dumpling Dinner to benefit elderly
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
Minnesota moose population still down
Take a trip for early open water fishing
Irruptions are common when food is limited, conditions harsh
Northland Fat Bike Rally to be held in Bemidji
Wild turkey opportunities explored in DNR class
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 15, 2008
'Drive by shootings' in Park Rapids causing increasing alarm
An 18-year-old and a 20-year-old were arraigned Monday afternoon on charges related to recent drive by shooting incidents in Park Rapids. A third individual, a juvenile, is in custody and was scheduled to appear in court Tuesday morning. While Park Rapids Police Chief Terry Eilers...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Authorities charge Moorhead bus driver in April crash that killed a Pelican Rapids student
Charges have been filed against the driver involved in an April fatal school bus crash near Albertville, Minn. Assistant Wright County Attorney Brian Lutes said he charged Loren Ernst of Moorhead with two counts of criminal vehicular operation and one count of criminal vehicular...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
National Weather Service reports three tornadoes hit Hubbard County last week
The National Weather Service has revised the number of tornadoes that hit Hubbard County last week to three. Previously NWS meteorologists theorized that four twisters struck the area June 6. On June 10, a new report, along with the storm path and times of touch-down, was released. "Times...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
Hubbard County sheriff says woman shot two men, then fired toward officers
PARK RAPIDS - Two men from here were shot with a .22-caliber rifle, and the alleged shooter fired toward officers before she was taken into custody early today, Hubbard County Sheriff Gary Mills said in a news release. According to the release: The sheriff's office received a report...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Pelican Rapids school bus accident investigation nears finish
Residents of Pelican Rapids say emotions are still frayed and hearts remain heavy as they wait to learn why a school bus returning from a trip to Chicago in April left the road and crashed, killing one student and injuring others. "It's still very raw. There are certainly questions,...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
Smith accepts offer of appointment as Park Rapids city administrator
The Park Rapids Council's top choice for city administrator accepted the offer Monday and will start in mid-June. In his interview, William C. Smith of Great Bend, Kan., said he applied for the position as a result of persistence from friends who live here. "She said, 'you'd be...
May 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
Two Park Rapids residents arrested in theft investigation
A 26-year-old Park Rapids man was arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property and a 25-year-old Park Rapids woman was arrested on suspicion of a controlled substance crime following an investigation into stolen boat motors by the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office and Park Rapids...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Comfort blankets go to Pelican Rapids accident victims
Blankets from Project Linus that were recently donated by Fargo and West Fargo students, were distributed to Pelican Rapids High School students following the tragic bus accident that killed 16-year-old Jessica Weishair and injured several band students on April 5. Blankets were...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 11, 2008
Weather postpones to Sunday funeral of Pelican Rapids bus accident
Due to inclement weather, the funeral for Jessica Weishair, 16, Pelican Rapids, Minn., has been postponed. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Pelican Rapids High School.
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Film festival opens Friday in Park Rapids
The films "Bucharest Express," "Savages," "The Kite Runner," "Juno," "The Corporation" and "Grease" will be featured at the inaugural Red Bridge Film Festival, which takes place April 11-14 at the Park Theatre in Park Rapids. The festival begins with an opening night gala set for...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 7, 2008
Prayer service today for Pelican Rapids student killed in bus crash
The Pelican Rapids School District postponed a Sunday community prayer service for the victims of a Saturday morning band trip bus crash, which killed one student and injured dozens. The service was rescheduled for 5 p.m. today because of winter weather conditions. "We want our community...
April 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
Bus rollover kills Pelican Rapids student
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - They never imagined it could happen here, residents of this small lake-country town said Saturday after learning that one of their students died and others were injured in an early morning bus accident on Interstate 94 in Albertville. The bus was one of two...
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Park Rapids seeking refund from consultant after two city administrators wash out
Park Rapids Mayor Nancy Carroll said this week the city will try to recover funds paid to the consultant who assisted in the search for a city administrator. Carroll reviewed the process to replace the former city administrator who left in October and the new timeline going forward. The...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
March 8, 2008
Former Pelican Rapids school bus driver won't face charges after failing alcohol test
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.
March 8, 2008 - 12:00am