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School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
Septic business is hopping in a winter with freeze-thaw cycles, little snow cover for lines
The changing nature and decline of local butcher shops
Fledgling scientists strut their stuff
Panthers drop third section game in a row
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Baumgartner wins title, Dravis surpasses 100 career victories
Nevis girls top Mustangs
Verndale defeats Braves
DELORES JEAN MAKELA
CHARLES "CHUCK R. BURNS
DELMAR E. MARQUARDT
CLARENCE A. NELSON
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
Basic Business Cents: New tricks to market your business online: It pays off!
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Guest speaker shares strategies for arts center
Nevis graduate returns to hometown on album tour
Park Rapids’ One-Act Play advances to sections
Snowmobile race returns this weekend
State AIS battle seeing progress
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Editorial: How to prevent a fire tragedy
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
January 6, 2015
Nolan announces youngest daughter has Stage 4 lung cancer
Minnesota Congressman Rick Nolan announced on his Facebook page Monday that his youngest daughter, Katherine, has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer, and said he and his family will be meeting with doctors over the next few days regarding her condition. “I want...
January 6, 2015 - 8:57am
October 29, 2014
Cancer patient Brittany Maynard, scheduled to die Saturday, checked last item on ‘bucket list’
By Lindsey Bever / Washington Post Last week, Brittany Maynard stood atop the Grand Canyon, dressed in a banana-yellow shirt, hot-pink sweater...
October 29, 2014 - 9:04am
October 22, 2014
Three sisters, three cancer diagnoses: Siblings say they're 'pretty lucky so far'
By Tracy Frank / The Forum GO – “Are we going to play Rummy?” Pat Romsdal asked as her sister dealt out three hands of cards. “First...
news / region
October 22, 2014 - 7:44am
September 25, 2014
Clearwater County sheriff loses fight to cancer
By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer The Clearwater County Sheriff finished his final fight Tuesday. Mike Erickson, 54, was Clearwater County Sheriff for eight years; he spent the last two battling cancer. Clearwater County Chief Deputy Darin Halverson last saw Erickson on...
news / region
September 25, 2014 - 8:13am
August 30, 2014
Alexandria lab tech self-diagnoses cancer
By Amy Chaffins/ Alexandria Echo Press Jac-e Challes of Alexandria had to break it to herself that she had cancer. Jac-e, a medical lab technician at Douglas County Hospital, was diagnosed with leukemia on May 27.“After talking with my co-workers about my symptoms and...
August 30, 2014 - 11:22am
Jac-e Challes (right) of Alexandria was diagnosed with leukemia this spring and she’s pictured here with her sons, Steven (left), Bradley (back) and Andrew (front). She battled her way to remission but underwent a bone marrow transplant this week. A benef
By Amy Chaffins/ Alexandria Echo Press Jac-e Challes of Alexandria had to break it to herself that she had cancer. Jac-e, a medical...
news / region
August 30, 2014 - 11:21am
July 8, 2014
Minnesota’s American Indian population struggling with high cancer rates
By Lorna Benson / Minnesota Public Radio MINNEAPOLIS – Inside the cavernous Base Camp facility at Fort Snelling, a long line of cancer survivors made a slow procession around the perimeter of the former cavalry drill hall where a century ago Army troops trained their horses....
news / state
July 8, 2014 - 10:00am
June 11, 2014
Polka dot fundraiser successful
By Nick Longworth firstname.lastname@example.org The polka dots continue to grow in numbers, but there’s still room on the bumpers. Julie Bethel, mother to Cole, who will be an 8th grader this fall in Park Rapids, has been driving around her Chevy Blazer the last couple...
news / local
June 11, 2014 - 9:39am
April 19, 2014
13-year cancer survivor selling polka dots for cancer
By Nick Longworth email@example.com If you see a white Chevy Blazer driving around Park Rapids with multi-colored polka dots all over it, it isn’t some new fashion trend. It very well may make a difference in someone’s life. Cole Bethel, a 7th grade student...
news / local
April 19, 2014 - 11:09am
April 2, 2014
Letter: National Volunteer Week is April 6-12
More than 100 years ago, the American Cancer Society was started by volunteers relentless in their desire to change the course of cancer’s history. Today, the American Cancer Society thanks its more than 3 million volunteers – including the many volunteers here in Hubbard County...
opinion / letters
April 2, 2014 - 10:34am
February 12, 2014
Audrey’s Purple Dream: Cold answer to cancer on Eleventh Crow Wing Lake
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org The 9th annual “fishing-palooza” that raises funds for cancer saw a record number of anglers...
entertainment / events
February 12, 2014 - 9:42am
January 25, 2014
Audrey’s Purple Dream to benefit cancer
By Nick Longworth email@example.com During a typical long Minnesota winter, many people can spend hours fishing in the same old spot, day after day, never leaving the same hole in the ice. On Saturday, Feb. 8 the Audrey’s Purple Dream foundation is asking...
news / local
January 25, 2014 - 1:01pm