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Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
Plan for historic pavilion in Minn. lakes country includes razing, rebuilding
Tour group gets sneak peek at Crystal Brook
Hunger No More has new director
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
Corwin Arthur Myers
Darlene Mable Shearer
Ronald Kenyon Edwards
Yvonne Renee Rathman (nee Robitaille)
Pamela Jean Evenson
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
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
Storytellers invited to enter contest
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
May 3, 2018
Storytellers invited to enter contest
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council is sponsoring the third annual Great American Story contest for oral storytellers. Stories are now being invited from Minnesota storytellers. Judges will narrow the selections to four finalists who will perform the best-told stories at an event...
May 3, 2018 - 3:55pm
April 28, 2018
New transfer station gets CUP
The Park Rapids Planning Commission has recommended that the city grant a conditional use permit (CUP) for a new indoor solid waste transfer station. The decision took place Monday during a meeting that included public hearings about the permit request as well as two zoning requests....
April 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 27, 2018
Single-car rollover on Twin Lakes Road
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a call Thursday regarding a one-vehicle rollover on Twin Lakes Road, just west of County Road 23....
April 27, 2018 - 1:10pm
April 25, 2018
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Heartland Homes has been helping a special group of people live full lives for 40 years. While they have developmental disabilities, that is...
April 25, 2018 - 9:00am
April 18, 2018
Ojibwe Language Project offering bilingual signage
Signs in Ojibwe and English are now available to area businesses. The Ojibwe Language Project grew out of a three-year partnership between the...
April 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Long winter is taking a toll
By the middle of a typical April, dandelions are showing their yellow faces, most of the snow has melted. But this is not a typical April. While the ice was off Fishhook Lake by April 7 last year, this year it's anyone's guess. "In general, this winter has been significantly colder...
April 18, 2018 - 7:00am
April 8, 2018
4 injured in Park Rapids multi-vehicle accident
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Four people were taken to a Park Rapids hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries after a multi-vehicle accident on Highway 71 at the intersection with Jade Rose Drive about 3:14 p.m. Sunday, April 8, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Jason Michael...
April 8, 2018 - 10:16pm
March 27, 2018
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
The City of Park Rapids and Park Rapids Arts and Culture Commission are accepting entries for a sculpture trail in Red Bridge Park.
March 27, 2018 - 1:24pm
February 14, 2018
Students send Valentine's Day messages to vets
To show their appreciation and affection for veterans throughout Minnesota, kids from the Nevis, Menahga, Park Rapids and Wadena schools recently...
February 14, 2018 - 7:00am
February 9, 2018
Thielen nominated for Minnesota Book Award
Local chef and author Amy Thielen has been named a finalist for a Minnesota Book Award in the memoir and creative nonfiction category for her...
February 9, 2018 - 12:50pm
February 3, 2018
Fertilizer plant zoning request moves ahead
The Todd Township Planning Commission voted Monday night to recommend that the town board reclassify a parcel near Park Rapids from agricultural...
February 3, 2018 - 8:00am
January 27, 2018
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Evan Edevold, 14, caught this whopper of a walleye north of Park Rapids. It measured 28.75 inches and was a personal best. Local anglers are...
January 27, 2018 - 7:34pm
January 24, 2018
Walmart customer claims to find needles in sandwich
The Park Rapids Police Department is investigating a complaint of needles embedded in a prepackaged sandwich that was purchased at Walmart in...
January 24, 2018 - 6:30pm
Heartland 200 roars across ice
The loud noise last weekend around Park Rapids was the USXC Heartland 200 snowmobile races. Open classes (featuring sleds with a modified engine...
January 24, 2018 - 5:16pm
January 22, 2018
Nolan's 'Farm Forum' in Park Rapids is cancelled
Due to the government shutdown, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s (Congressional District 8) farm forums scheduled this Monday and Tuesday in Park Rapids, Wadena, Little Falls and Isanti have been cancelled. Nolan is staying in Washington, D.C. to work on reopening the federal government....
January 22, 2018 - 11:27am