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85-year-old log building on Main Ave. refurbished
MN attorney general says newer, sophisticated scams victimizing Minnesotans
Park Rapids Volunteer Network up and running
Agronomy facility gets initial nod: Variance, CUP recommended to town board
Park Rapids hosts District 8 endorsing convention
Park Rapids softball, baseball games rained out
Panthers begin new win streak following loss at Detroit Lakes
Tigers hand Drakes first loss of season
Panthers take control in NPC with two wins
Lakers rely on two late rallies to sweep Panthers
Hixon E. Borstad
Harsey K. Scott, Jr
Johnny Lee Johnson
Janine Lynn (Larson) Weideman
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Place a Business Announcement
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Community band's spring concert is May 13
Sculpture entry deadline extended
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
About Fishing: Kayak's simplicity a natural appeal for the fisherman
Bird Wise: Spotlight on yellow-rumped warbler
Northland Nature Journal: It may be late, but spring is worth celebrating
Bird Wise: The natural perils of bird migration
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
Commentary: Consider joining the Park Rapids Lions Club
THUMBS UP/ THUMBS DOWN
Commentary: Wouldn't you want to know? Well testing at the time of home sale just makes sense
Letter to edittor: Why I don't vote for Democratic candidates
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
February 7, 2018
Park Rapids returns to state one-act play festival
The Park Rapids Area High School (PRAHS) drama department holds the state record for taking one-act plays to state competition. They earned...
February 7, 2018 - 9:33pm
November 25, 2017
Minn. regulators find toxic children's jewelry
Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Minnesota state regulators on Wednesday reported finding three children's jewelry products containing...
November 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 16, 2017
Accusations of sexual misconduct throw Franken into a political minefield
WASHINGTON — On Thursday morning, Nov. 16, radio personality Leeann Tweeden became the latest woman to allege inappropriate sexual conduct...
November 16, 2017 - 1:19pm
November 15, 2017
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
Jimmy Fallon, the host of “The Tonight Show,” says he will host a live special edition of the NBC-TV program following the Super Bowl in Minneapolis. Fallon announced the plans Tuesday night on “The Tonight Show” and via Twitter.
November 15, 2017 - 4:26pm
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Supreme Court will decide if a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's teachers union protections should move forward. The Supreme Court announced Tuesday it had agreed to hear the case brought by Tiffini Flynn Forslund and three other...
November 15, 2017 - 1:37pm
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether a Minnesota law banning political items in and near polling places violates free speech rights....
November 15, 2017 - 12:47pm
November 13, 2017
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
A Minnesota native, now a key federal agriculture official, stands firmly behind the North American Free Trade Agreement. Steve Censky says NAFTA...
November 13, 2017 - 12:25pm
August 10, 2017
For two anglers on Lake of the Woods, their boat taking on water was only the beginning of a two-day nightmare
August 10, 2017 - 2:20pm
July 19, 2017
Secretary Simon to begins two-day swing through Northwest Minnesota
Secretary of State Steve Simon will begin the first of a two-day swing through Northwest Minnesota. Secretary Simon will make stops in six counties, including Hubbard County, to meet with local election officials and discuss his successful push to help replace Minnesota’s aging...
July 19, 2017 - 8:41am
July 12, 2017
Fire deaths up 36 percent in Minnesota in first six months of year
An increase in Minnesota fire deaths the first half of this year has firefighters concerned. Fire deaths rose 36 percent in Minnesota during the first 6 months of 2017, according to State Fire Marshal Bruce West. There have been 30 deaths so far this year, outpacing the average from...
July 12, 2017 - 8:19am
DNR reminds visitors to bring only approved firewood onto state lands
Only approved firewood is allowed on Minnesota Department of Natural Resources-managed lands, which include state parks, state forests and wildlife management areas. Firewood restrictions help prevent the introduction or spread of damaging forest pests, including emerald ash borer,...
July 12, 2017 - 8:18am
July 11, 2017
Medical cannabis registration for PTSD underway
As of July 1, Minnesota patients with post-traumatic stress disorder can register to receive medical cannabis through the state's medical cannabis program. Last December, the Minnesota Department of Health announced plans to add PTSD to the program's list of qualifying conditions....
July 11, 2017 - 11:25am
June 8, 2017
Young black bear charges man, dog in Bayport
BAYPORT, Minn. -- A young black bear spotted wandering around Bayport in far eastern Minnesota along the St. Croix River charged at a man and his dog getting within about 15 yards before they escaped. Bayport police say the bear was spotted several times Tuesday morning in and around...
June 8, 2017 - 9:03am
May 28, 2017
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Memorial Day through Labor Day marks the 100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads. Preliminary numbers show the 100 day stretch last year accounted for 120 of the 392 fatalities, making up 31 percent of all the traffic deaths in 2016. The Friday before Memorial Day is traditionally a...
May 28, 2017 - 9:14pm
May 19, 2017
Protest erupts over Minn. high school yearbook comment saying student 'would like to behead' Trump
May 19, 2017 - 6:13pm