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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
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
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
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 19, 2014
Bemidji man who attempted fatal rollover admits guilt
A Bemidji man who attempted to kill himself and a passenger by rolling his car pleaded guilty last week to felony assault and terroristic threats in Beltrami County District Court. Kenneth Oscar Osmundson, 24, is charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and terroristic...
November 19, 2014 - 8:26am
November 10, 2014
Five injured in head-on crash near Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – A Park Rapids woman was seriously injured and four others were hurt in a head-on crash near here Sunday morning. Minnesota State Patrol officials said a Chevy Silverado driven by Ryan Halloran, 31, of Belle Plain, Minn., was headed south on Highway 71 at 11:56...
November 10, 2014 - 11:58am
November 8, 2014
Buck - minivan collision snarls traffic on Highway 71 north of Park Rapids
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org A prize-winning buck was taken Saturday morning, not by firearm but by minivan....
November 8, 2014 - 11:14am
November 6, 2014
North Dakota trooper saves 81-year-old from freezing water in crash
A North Dakota state trooper is being credited with saving an 81-year-old woman from freezing to death after she lost control of her car and went into a water-filled slough Wednesday. North Dakota Highway Patrol Sgt. Joe Knowski said the woman, Merti Kurtti, 81, of Rocklake, was...
November 6, 2014 - 10:29am
November 3, 2014
Detroit Lakes teen injured after hitting car
A Detroit Lakes teenager was injured after broadsiding another vehicle Saturday night. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, A 2005 Ford Expedition was crossing of Highway 34 on County Road 29 around 11:25 p.m. The vehicle pulled in front of a westbound,...
November 3, 2014 - 8:30am
October 22, 2014
2nd man charged in racing crash that injured woman
By Sarah Smith email@example.com A second driver has been charged in connection with an August race that left a college student critically injured. Lee Richard Branstrom, 24, Nevis, has incurred five charges in the crash that injured Mitchell Dirks and Bobbie Gully...
October 22, 2014 - 10:55am
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
September 17, 2014
Two injured in Becker County crash Tuesday
Two people were hurt after a driver apparently fell asleep and ran off the road in Becker County Tuesday night. The Minnesota State Patrol says James Casto, who's 19 and from Hibbing, MN, was driving west on Highway 34 near Park Rapids. Casto fell asleep and his car ran off...
September 17, 2014 - 10:23am
September 16, 2014
Pickup going 60 mph rear-ends Amish Buggy in rural Becker County
There were no serious injuries in an accident that happened between a pickup and an Amish buggy in Becker County late last week. The accident happened Thursday at 7:30 p.m. on Highway 87 near the village of Evergreen, 10 miles east of Frazee. According to the Minnesota...
September 16, 2014 - 8:08am
One in 88 Minnesota drivers will hit deer this year, 1 in 120 in North Dakota
By John Myers / Duluth News Tribune Minnesota drivers will face a 1-in-88 chance of hitting a deer on the state’s highways this year, according to a report released Monday by the nation’s largest auto insurance company. State Farm’s annual report estimates that...
September 16, 2014 - 7:57am
September 2, 2014
Two hurt when pickups collide at highway speed near Perham
An Osage man and a New York Mills man were both injured when one Chevy Silverado rear-ended another on Highway 10 Friday afternoon near Perham. Paul E. Myllykangas, 29, of Osage and Olaf C. Hetland, 21, of New York Mills both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according...
September 2, 2014 - 8:31am
Deer strike leads to broadside collision on I-94; two Fargo residents to hospital, two Ottertail residents O
Two Fargo residents suffered serious injuries after their vehicle hit a deer, spun out, and was hit broadside by another vehicle on I-94 in Douglas County Saturday evening. Two people from Ottertail village were involved, but were not injured, in the crash, according to...
September 2, 2014 - 8:30am
August 28, 2014
Hatton, N.D., woman charged with killing a great-grandmother in Facebooking, texting crash
By Emily Welker/ The Forum A Hatton woman faces criminal charges in the death of a great-grandmother after prosecutors allege she was on her cellphone texting and using Facebook when she rear-ended the car carrying the older woman. An arrest warrant for Abby Elaine Sletten,...
August 28, 2014 - 8:47am
August 5, 2014
Two injured after high speed crash in Frazee
Excessive speed is to blame for a car crash in Frazee that injured two people in the early hours of Saturday morning — that’s according to Becker County Sheriff Kelly Shannon. The accident happened at around 3:45 a.m. According to the report, a 36-year-old Audubon man...
August 5, 2014 - 3:18pm
July 21, 2014
Five taken to hospital after head-on crash on Highway 371
Five people were taken to the hospital after a head-on crash Saturday on Highway 371, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. At 12:01 p.m., Samuel Shepard, 65, of Lebanon, Ind., pulled to the shoulder of the road to secure a life jacket in the boat he was pulling. That's...
July 21, 2014 - 8:51am