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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
crime and courts
April 30, 2018
Beltrami County Jail violated state rules before inmate suicide
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Jail violated state rules regarding inmate checks in the 2017 death of a woman in custody, according to the...
April 30, 2018 - 6:49am
April 20, 2018
Minnesota judge says Wetterling files are public; family of abducted boy will seek to change privacy laws
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A Minnesota judge ruled Thursday that all the documents in the investigative file in the Jacob Wetterling case must be...
April 20, 2018 - 4:45pm
April 19, 2018
Accused Minnesota 'killer grandma' caught in Texas
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas -- Minnesota fugitive Lois Riess was apprehended Thursday night in south Texas, ending a nationwide manhunt for the...
April 19, 2018 - 10:46pm
April 17, 2018
21-year-old suspect in custody after two slain in Perham
PERHAM, Minn. -- A 21-year-old Pine River man is custody after two people were killed at a rural Perham home early Tuesday, April 17. The Otter...
April 17, 2018 - 2:26pm
April 14, 2018
Felony drug cases moving forward
The 28 suspects swept up in a major drug bust are working their way through the Ninth Judicial District Court system. The Hubbard County Attorney's Office is prosecuting the cases. The investigations, largely performed within the last six months, reached their conclusion March 28,...
April 14, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 12, 2018
Northwest Minn. murder accomplice entitled to new sentencing, court says
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man convicted of aiding an offender in connection with the death of Rose Downwind is entitled to a new sentencing,...
April 12, 2018 - 2:49pm
April 4, 2018
Park Rapids Police Department offering $400 reward for information
The Park Rapids Police Department is offering a $400 reward for information that leads to successful prosecution of persons responsible for threats written on bathroom walls within Century School in Park Rapids. Written threats were discovered inside bathrooms on the following...
April 4, 2018 - 12:09pm
Major drug bust nets 28 arrests, 1 warrant in Hubbard County
Drug investigations culminated in the arrest of nearly 30 individuals in Hubbard County. Sixteen suspects were arrested in one day alone, according...
April 4, 2018 - 11:00am
March 31, 2018
Defendants in Hinds Lake case challenge court decision
Hubbard County, City Sanitary Service, Dale Anderson and Nick Davis — defendants in a lawsuit by a Hinds Lake resident to stop the garbage-hauling business from operating on the lakeshore — have asked the Ninth Judicial District Court judge to amend his "findings of fact,...
March 31, 2018 - 10:00am
Carter released from prison: Served 18 years for Johnson murder
Scott Wayne Carter, 55, one of two men convicted of the November 1996 murder of Greg Johnson of Park Rapids, moved Wednesday from Minnesota's...
March 31, 2018 - 7:58am
March 24, 2018
Apartment manager sentenced for theft
The manager of a local apartment facility was sentenced Monday in Cass County after pleading guilty to theft from a resident of a housing facility she also managed in Walker. According to court documents, Bonnie Jean Westberg, 59, of Walker pleaded guilty to the charge of theft and...
March 24, 2018 - 8:00am
March 22, 2018
Dead body found outside home in Naytahwaush in northwest Minn.
MAHNOMEN COUNTY, Minn. — An unidentified dead man was found lying in the front yard of a Naytahwaush, Minn., home on Thursday, March 22....
March 22, 2018 - 9:51pm
March 21, 2018
Sealing the cracks: Can specialty courts cure chronic offenders?
Editor's note: This is the second article in a two-part series. In the first article, local corrections personnel discussed the impact of addiction...
March 21, 2018 - 7:00am
March 17, 2018
Cracks in the system: Diagnosing the cause of repeat offenders
Editor's note: This is the first part of a two-part story, in which local corrections personnel discuss the impact of addiction on the criminal...
March 17, 2018 - 7:00am
March 14, 2018
Former Equifax executive charged with insider trading before data breach made public
Federal prosecutors on Wednesday, March 14, charged a former Equifax executive with insider trading, alleging that he profited from confidential...
March 14, 2018 - 11:39am