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Ruby's Pantry to 'pop up' in Laporte
Father, son drown while kayaking on Hart Lake in Hubbard County
County board closing vehicle access to 'disgraceful' gravel pit
10 killed in Texas high school shooting were mostly students; police say suspect confessed
Nevis playground installation is imminent
BHV, WDC defeat Braves in PRC play
Panthers sitting at .500 after splitting four games
Tigers walk to 13-1 win over Mustangs
Whopping walleye catch
Erickson keys Esox's 7-6 win over Nimrod
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
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
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
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Conservation officers' weekly report
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
July 18, 2017
Bikini-friendly beverages: Enjoy these beers and seltzers without guilt
During summer, Midwesterners enjoy a warm lake breeze as the sun beats down onto their bronzed skin. Beachbodies make an appearance thanks to...
July 18, 2017 - 2:57pm
April 11, 2015
Harmful effects of underage drinking focus of April 16 speaker
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM email@example.com Parents are encouraged to attend a presentation by a national speaker on April 16 to learn and understand the harmful effects of underage drinking. Dr. David Walsh will speak at Park Rapids High School on Thursday,...
April 11, 2015 - 11:41am
January 8, 2015
Osage man pleads guilty in alcohol-related racing crash
The driver of a vehicle that critically injured a young Minnesota woman during a race last summer will spend 90 days in jail. Mitchell Dirks, 26, Osage, pled guilty to Criminal Vehicular Operation caused by alcohol and resulting in great bodily harm and a Driving While Intoxicated,...
January 8, 2015 - 8:45am
September 20, 2014
A sad tale of youthful indiscretion, alcohol, broken dreams
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org The criminal complaint against Mitchell Lee Dirks is a cautionary and tragic tale about young...
September 20, 2014 - 12:09pm
July 12, 2014
Man thanks local cop for his 14 years of sobriety
By Sarah Smith email@example.com James Kimbllin was re-born on the Fourth of July. It was the day a cop named Scott Parks nailed him for speeding in Park Rapids. Kimbllin was also plastered to the gills, by his own admission. He was three times the legal alcohol...
July 12, 2014 - 2:16pm
July 5, 2014
Editorial: Alcohol carries a costly toll
Instead of spending so much time agonizing over the consequences of legalizing marijuana, more energy and attention should be focused on an already legal drug – alcohol. Sure, we all know how bad alcohol abuse is, but it’s become such an interwoven part of our social norms, it’s...
July 5, 2014 - 9:34am
April 14, 2014
UMD student found in subzero conditions is ready to resume her life
By Jake Laxen / St. Cloud Times Alyssa Lommel was barely clinging to life in a coma at the burn center of St. Paul’s Regions Hospital. The...
April 14, 2014 - 10:25am
February 21, 2013
Co-pilot tests positive for alcohol before Bemidji SkyWest flight
BEMIDJI - A SkyWest Airlines co-pilot and flight attendant have been suspended without pay after police discovered alcohol in their system before their flight was scheduled to leave Bemidji Thursday morning. Police were called to Bemidji Regional Airport at 5:19 a.m. Thursday after...
February 21, 2013 - 4:39pm
February 9, 2013
HIP youth alcohol prevention group looking to add new members
Hubbard in Prevention, a group striving to reduce the use of alcohol among youth, is seeking more members to help with the initiative. HIP...
February 9, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
PR teens start alcohol dialogue among peers
A dialogue about alcohol use perception has started among Park Rapids high school students. We Decide, a student organization that encourages...
January 5, 2013 - 1:00pm
Man convicted in alcohol-related death of friend violates probation by incurring drunken driving arrest
A Park Rapids man involved in an alcohol-related fight in 2010 that took the life of his friend is back behind bars. Monday prosecutors asked...
December 5, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 23, 2012
Countywide alcohol compliance check has high passing rate
Ninety percent of Hubbard County's alcohol sellers passed a compliance check last week. Only eight establishments failed, said Hubbard County attorney Don Dearstyne. None have been cited. Dearstyne said the paperwork would be sent to his office for evaluation of whether the clerks/bartenders...
August 23, 2012 - 9:43am
July 8, 2012
Patrolling the Ottertail: Sheriff fed up with out-of-control tubers
Multiple calls to the Ottertail River and a few minor fights in town surfaced during the Fourth of July this year, and the volume of calls was consistent with the holiday being on a Wednesday. That doesn't mean there weren't some problems, though. "It was hot. It was miserable....
July 8, 2012 - 11:18am
June 17, 2012
Police: Hermantown golf coach bought booze to comfort team after loss to DL
Hermantown High School assistant golf coach Kyle Gordon Ernst was formally charged Friday with supplying alcohol to minors. Ernst was arrested...
June 17, 2012 - 11:16am
April 28, 2012
Who should be final authority in alcohol compliance cases?
In the aftermath of a Nevis woman's acquittal for selling alcohol to a minor last summer, the Hubbard County Attorney said he would renew his...
April 28, 2012 - 1:00pm