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Osage artist shares talent with local kids
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
County board split on supporting roundabout
Storm damage assessment presented to county board
Minnesota's largest rodeo ready to buck in Park Rapids
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Sebeka shuts out Legion
Hanson named Female Athlete of Year at Concordia-St. Paul
Park Rapids 18U softball team shuts down Waubun
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
Paul Albert Grams
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
November 22, 2011
Bemidji State University: No health insurance, no classes
Starting next semester, full-time students at Bemidji State University will need to have health insurance in order to register for classes. A school-provided policy was approved by BSU's Student Senate last spring in order to prevent students from having to choose between paying...
November 22, 2011 - 11:26am
November 9, 2011
New elementary school vote fails in Bemidji
Bemidji school officials did not receive the community support they were hoping for. In complete but unofficial results Tuesday, 67 percent...
November 9, 2011 - 8:38am
Jamestown teacher jailed after student alleges sexual assault
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - A 54-year-old Jamestown Public Schools instructor was arrested Tuesday after a female juvenile student accused him of sexually assaulting her, police say. The incident was alleged to have happened between Monday and Tuesday, according to the Jamestown Police Department....
November 9, 2011 - 8:36am
November 8, 2011
ND lawmakers get earful over Fighting Sioux nickname repeal
BISMARCK -- As he and other legislators settled in for a two-hour hearing Monday on a bill that could lead to retirement of UND's Fighting Sioux...
November 8, 2011 - 7:28am
October 27, 2011
Use of live pigs in trauma training class at NDSU under fire
A nonprofit opposed to North Dakota State University's use of live pigs in a trauma training class with Sanford Health wants Fargo's city attorney to put an end to the lethal practice. Officials with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine say the group plans to send a...
October 27, 2011 - 9:35am
October 22, 2011
Master Gardener scholarship available
The University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener program is now being offered online with classes to begin Jan 9. Registration deadline is Dec. 12; cost is $275. As part of the Park Rapids Garden Club's education mission, the club is offering a $125 scholarship to an area...
October 22, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 14, 2011
NDSU president defends school's use of private plane, says it's more efficient than driving
FARGO - A private airplane cost North Dakota State University more than $500,000 last year, but President Dean Bresciani says it's a more efficient...
September 14, 2011 - 7:42am
August 16, 2011
'We have exhausted all avenues': Fighting Sioux nickname to be gone by year's end
GRAND FORKS - As they returned from their last-ditch effort to defend "Fighting Sioux" as a beloved, noble and ennobling nickname, the state's...
August 16, 2011 - 5:50am
July 21, 2011
Former West Fargo superintendent hired for a year in Frazee
After interviewing four candidates for interim superintendent, the Frazee-Vergas School Board is negotiating with a retired West Fargo, N.D., superintendent. Charles Cheney was offered the position this morning (Wednesday), and Principal Rob Nudell, who is filling in as emergency...
July 21, 2011 - 7:29am
UND president wants Sioux nickname mandate repealed
GRAND FORKS - At the conclusion of last week's meeting of the state Board of Higher Education in Minot, UND President Robert Kelley approached...
June 21, 2011 - 8:27am
June 16, 2011
Frazee school board member found not in violation of law, gets 'disciplinary' letter
An investigation has found that Frazee-Vergas School Board member Jim Nelson did not violate the state's Human Rights Act. The investigation came after four employees filed allegations of harassment and hostile work environment against Nelson. The school board did, however, vote...
June 16, 2011 - 8:04am
June 2, 2011
$377,000 buyout for Frazee-Vergas superintendent outrages taxpayers
The Frazee-Vergas School Board on Wednesday agreed to buyout Superintendent Deron Stender's contract for about $377,000. And regardless of how they felt about Stender, audience members were very upset and vocal at the special meeting Wednesday morning about that much taxpayer money...
June 2, 2011 - 12:05pm
M State system could face more changes
New leadership at Minnesota State Community and Technical College may not be the only change in store for the school. With the departure of President Ann Valentine, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will study the college to see if there are possibilities for alignment...
June 2, 2011 - 7:46am
May 21, 2011
Park Rapids students get academic stars
Park Rapids students continue to "star" in academic competitions. Math teacher Amie Westberg reported 22 students competed in the Trig Star contest this year (compared with four the year before) and three of the competitors were winners. The contest, hosted by the National Society...
May 21, 2011 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids senior came a long way 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 21, 2011 - 1:00pm