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A peaceful place for healing pain: At MN lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
Park Rapids Graduation
Donna Anderson earns U of M Extension's Distinguished Staff Award for Nutrition Educator
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Food shelf upgrades services with new freezer
Panthers open section baseball playoffs by hosting Bagley
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers capture Northern Pines Conference golf titles
Golfers get tune-up for 8AA North meet
Panthers suffer first loss of season
Jean Marilyn Martin
Joseph J. Charmoli
Clarence "Bob" Kastama
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
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
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Letter to the editor: Thank you for supporting All Veterans Memorial
Guest Editorial: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Commentary: Never be fooled or lied to
Letter to the Editor: Increased warming unsettled science
Commentary: Everybody needs a bud
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
February 28, 2015
Grafton woman arrested for allegedly locking children in dog cages
A Grafton woman accused of locking children under the age of 10 in dog cages was released from the Grand Forks jail on bond Friday. Jordan McKay Nelson, 23, was charged with four counts of child abuse or neglect and four counts of felonious restraint, all felonies,...
February 28, 2015 - 9:53am
January 13, 2015
Bemidji man enters guilty plea to assault on infant
A Bemidji man has pleaded guilty to assaulting an 8-week-old baby in July. Donny Lee Carlsen, 38, pleaded not guilty to felony first-degree assault Oct. 28. Carlsen entered a guilty plea by plea agreement in Beltrami County District Court on Jan. 6. Carlsen was arrested...
January 13, 2015 - 8:19am
Boy's death leads to efforts to improve child abuse investigations
By Don Davis The death of 4-year-old Eric Dean in west-central Minnesota is producing state legislative discussions about how to improve child abuse investigations. "There has been a light shining onto the child protection system in our state..." Human Services...
January 13, 2015 - 8:16am
October 19, 2014
Weapon of Choice raises verbal abuse awareness
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Words can hurt. That’s the message the Headwaters Intervention Center is portraying...
October 19, 2014 - 1:08pm
October 9, 2014
Fargo mom left 7-year-old at hotel while she drank, police allege
By Emily Welker / The Forum A Fargo mother faces felony child abuse charges after allegedly dropping off her 7-year-old son at a motel room after driving drunk, then leaving him there all night while she went to a party. Court documents filed Tuesday in Cass County District...
October 9, 2014 - 8:04am
September 25, 2014
Woman sues Crookston diocese over priest abuse in Bemidji 45 years ago
By Emily Gurnon St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL -- A woman who says a priest assaulted her in Bemidji about 45 years ago has sued the Crookston Catholic diocese. Linda Carroll said on Wednesday that the Rev. James Porter assaulted her and her brother...
September 25, 2014 - 8:22am
August 27, 2014
Benedict surgeon enters guilty plea in child abuse case
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org A Benedict surgeon admitted Monday to placing his hand over the mouth of his disabled foster...
August 27, 2014 - 3:10pm
August 4, 2012
State cuts child advocate funds
Hubbard County will lose a child abuse advocate unless significant funds are raised by Oct. 1. Headwaters Intervention Center received a letter...
August 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 9, 2012
Fisher high school senior charged with sexually assaulting kindergartener
May 9, 2012 - 8:29am
April 24, 2012
Sebeka man sentenced for orchestrating sex acts with minor
A Sebeka man was sentenced in Wadena County District Court to less than a half a year in jail for directing sex acts in his home between his wife and an adolescent boy. Jeremy Mark Ruhl had been charged with four counts of criminal sexual conduct and two counts of soliciting a child...
April 24, 2012 - 9:05am
April 14, 2012
The scary rise of child abuse in Becker County
The files in Becker County District Court would bring tears to your eyes: A 1½-year-old Waubun girl -- picked up by the hair, thrown on the...
April 14, 2012 - 9:38am
March 6, 2012
Fargo girl's swollen lips lead to child abuse charge
FARGO - A Fargo man accused last summer of punishing a 4-year-old girl by rubbing her mouth so hard that police say it caused "serious swelling"...
March 6, 2012 - 8:22am
January 18, 2012
Fargo mom who planned to kill kids gets probation
FARGO - A Fargo mother who told police she planned to kill herself and her three children by running a car in a closed garage was sentenced to probation Tuesday in Cass County District Court. Virginia Mara Adams, 25, pleaded guilty to three counts of child abuse or neglect, a Class...
January 18, 2012 - 7:33am
January 10, 2012
Bemidji man arrested in baby assault
A 28-year-old Bemidji man was arrested Monday on suspicion of assaulting his 3-month-old daughter last week. Roger Darrin Warner was arrested...
January 10, 2012 - 7:23am
November 30, 2011
Radiothon to End Child Abuse is Dec. 1 and 2
The annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse is a way to raise funds for the Hubbard County Child Abuse Prevention Council. The radiothon is from noon Thursday, Dec. 1 through noon Friday, Dec. 2. Katrina Carrier, Hubbard County Child Abuse Prevention Council director, said the money...
November 30, 2011 - 1:00pm