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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
October 17, 2011
Kids pushing the envelope in region's schools
There is an age-old duel going on every day in schools across the United States and it could involve your kids. It is the duel with school administrators...
October 17, 2011 - 8:03am
October 12, 2011
Park Rapids homecoming party results in citations, two hospitalized for alcohol poisoning
A weekend party following Park Rapids Area High School's homecoming festivities saw two teens admitted to the hospital for acute alcohol intoxication,...
October 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 1, 2011
Group works to change alcohol perception in Hubbard County
Bill Dent has been named the Youth Alcohol Prevention Coordinator for Hubbard County. The position, hired through St. Joseph's Area Health...
October 1, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 16, 2011
Blueberry Pines server charged with selling to minor
A 34-year-old Park Rapids woman was charged with a gross misdemeanor in Wadena County District Court for allegedly selling alcohol to a minor. During compliance checks around Wadena County, an undercover 19-year-old man visited liquor establishments and attempted to buy drinks. On...
August 16, 2011 - 5:58am
August 8, 2011
Man with .314 blood alcohol found idling in middle of Menahga street
Menahga police found a man getting sick on Cottonwood Avenue after his car had been idling there -- in the middle of the street -- for about a half hour, according to court documents. A breathalyzer allegedly showed a blood alcohol content nearly three times the legal limit. According...
August 8, 2011 - 8:09am
June 22, 2011
Issue of Influence: Change gaining momentum in Hubbard County
Over the last five years, the Hubbard County Youth Drug and Alcohol Task Force has been working toward an increased awareness about youth substance...
June 22, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 21, 2011
Parents reminded to keep graduation parties safe for teens
Parents are being encouraged to take alcohol and other dangers out of the picture during graduation celebrations in the next few weeks. The...
May 21, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2011
An Issue of Influence: Alcohol, drugs can lead to domestic abuse
During the month of April we observe Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month. Native American elders teach that children are gifts from...
April 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 9, 2011
$1 million grant will aid prevention
The Hubbard County Drug and Alcohol Task Force makes one thing crystal clear: Most youth, ranging in age from grades six through 12, are not...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 16, 2011
Task forces take on drugs
From all corners of Hubbard County task forces are sounding a drumbeat: Drug dealers, get out of Dodge. Pronto. Last Tuesday the Park Rapids...
March 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 2, 2011
Park Rapids man gets 18 months in death of best friend
The saga of two best friends who couldn't handle their alcohol ended July 3, 2010 with one going to the grave; the other to jail. Monday Luis...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 17, 2011
Beltrami County Board adopts 1 a.m. bar closing
Bars in Beltrami County must close by 1 a.m., according to a provision adopted Tuesday by the Beltrami County Board. In the third and final reading, the board unanimously approved an amendment to the county's liquor ordinance which now prohibits the sale of alcoholic beverages after...
February 17, 2011 - 8:09am
October 9, 2010
Hubbard County passes 'social host' criminal ordinance
Hubbard County passed a "social host" ordinance Wednesday, what authorities call one more tool in the arsenal to curb underage drinking. It would make the adult host of a party at which alcohol is knowingly served to minors criminally responsible for allowing that party to take...
October 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 18, 2010
Social host ordinance set for first public hearing Oct. 6
The county's social host ordinance making it a crime to knowingly serve minors alcohol at a party will have its first public hearing Oct. 6 at...
September 18, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 4, 2010
Seven of 13 alcohol establishments fail sting
A father of two young children was summarily fired last week during a liquor store compliance check that has left a bad taste with some Park...
September 4, 2010 - 1:00pm