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Fargo to tear down old City Hall in 2 weeks
A Mega Millions winners means big tax revenue, too
North Dakota, Minnesota see positive changes in Heartland study
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
CUP denied for Bolton Bay RV Park
Brand makes impressive professional hockey debut
Brand makes impressive professional hockey debut
Panthers, Tigers, Braves open section volleyball tournament at home
Panthers go 3-1 in finale, finish fifth at Fergus Falls
Park Rapids' Kinkel, Coborn, Morris regrouped to qualify for state as section champs
Johnny Lee Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Wolfe
William Ray Bubb
Richard "Dick" Leeseberg
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
Place a Business Announcement
Park Rapids Library Board book review: 'Anxious for Nothing' offers meaningful insight
Keith Urban rocks Grand Forks
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
Norwegian-Americans sought for Norwegian reality show
Everyone loves Ed: Sheeran a star among stars as he heads to Fargodome
LEPS & ODES: A banner year for monarchs
GROWING TOGETHER: Leave the leaves for a healthier lawn
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
Minnesota Attorney General: Computer scams
Minnesota Department of Health: October is 'Let's Talk Month'
HUBBARD COUNTY DFL: A government of, for and by the people is best
LETTER TO EDITOR: Does 'no parking' still mean 'no parking'?
COMMENTARY: What it means to live in polarized times
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
July 25, 2018
COMMENTARY: Primaries: The forgotten elections
Primaries are the forgotten elections. It's summer. There are a million things to do in the north county: swimming, fishing, boating, skiing,...
July 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 18, 2018
COMMENTARY: Don't just follow the crowd on "crowdfunding" websites
People hear on the news that someone in their community has lost her home in a fire or a spouse to an illness. They want to help, so search...
July 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
July 14, 2018
IT'S OUR TURN: Consider ranked-choice voting system
When Minnesota's 2017-18 legislative session ended on May 20, one thing that ended with it was the latest go-around of an effort to ban ranked-choice voting (RCV). Left on the table were House File 3690 and Senate File 3325. They would have prohibited political entities in Minnesota...
July 14, 2018 - 12:30pm
July 11, 2018
COMMENTARY: What the pledge means
You know the Pledge of Allegiance, probably by heart. You may recite it only occasionally or get the chance several times a week. Sometimes, I'm guessing, you say it mechanically, and other times filled with deep meaning. I hope it's more often the latter,because here's what's remarkable...
July 11, 2018 - 11:15am
July 3, 2018
COMMENTARY: A holiday reminder about aquatic invasive species in Hubbard County
Now that summer is upon us, many people in the area and from out of town are flocking to the pristine water of Hubbard County. While out on...
July 3, 2018 - 12:20pm
Commentary: We should stop lowering the flags for mass shootings
Last night the Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump was refusing to order the nation’s flags lowered as a gesture to the awful...
July 3, 2018 - 9:54am
June 27, 2018
LETTER TO EDITOR: Replace worn American flags
I wonder why our U.S. flag has to be flown tattered and torn. We love our country, right? I'm a vet and have had to ask people why their flag needs to be in the shape it is when it's not hard to get a new one. If nothing else, replace our flag with Old Glory for the veterans that...
June 27, 2018 - 7:00am
June 23, 2018
COMMENTARY: Rotary Club appreciates support for fireworks
Fireworks over the Fish Hook River in Park Rapids are a tradition going back as far as most people can remember. Thousands of people wait for...
June 23, 2018 - 11:00am
June 18, 2018
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
This summer some of the students from Parkland High School, those who are now being used in messaging campaigns by the gun control movement,...
June 18, 2018 - 11:46am
June 13, 2018
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Every so often, I jot down a list of the things that discourage me about our country. There's the widespread disregard for our core values of...
June 13, 2018 - 11:00am
June 9, 2018
Paid political letter policy takes effect
The political campaign season is underway! Filings for public offices at the federal, state and local levels opened May 22 and closed June 5. (The filing period for cities and school districts that do not have primaries is from July 31 to Aug. 14.) We hope this draws some excitement,...
June 9, 2018 - 12:58pm
May 26, 2018
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
President John F. Kennedy, a Navy veteran of World War II, once said, "As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." The 35th President of the U.S. charged us to take our appreciation a step further with...
May 26, 2018 - 11:00am
May 19, 2018
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Thank you, thank you, thank you to all the people of this community who donated 2,945 pounds of food and $200 to our local food shelf during the Stamp Out Hunger campaign. Thank you to the 20-some local U.S. Postal Service employees who distributed cards and bags and picked up the...
May 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
In 1879, homesteading was opened, and in the early years of that period, several families found their way to the lakes, rivers, prairies and pine forests of what we now know as Osage, Minn. A descendant of one of those first settlers has made a gift to the Riverside Cemetery, enabling...
May 19, 2018 - 3:00pm
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
When will domestic animals get some of the legal safeguards that the environment and wildlife get in our great state of Minnesota? If our laws are not clear enough to bring tough consequences to those who are running a "rescue" on County Road 91 near Lake George in Hubbard County,...
May 19, 2018 - 10:00am