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Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest
Century students try Nordic skiing
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
Town board recesses on CHS zoning request
Park Rapids Eagles Club dissolves
Fergus Falls eliminates Panthers in first round
Gymnasts hit season high at section meet
McCollum, Klemmer spark Panthers' win over Bagley
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Minnesota's Vonn slips to miss podium in super-G
Earl L. Miller
Sharyn M. (Rustad) Lutterman
Gary Lee Baker
Lucille Rae "Lu" Frieler
Jerome H. Hunke
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Aging workforce highlights workplace safety: Companies need to adapt as more employees stay on the job past 65
Why are gas prices going up?
Local news to get a boost on Facebook, says Mark Zuckerberg
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
Juried Youth Art Exhibit now accepting applications
Library youth writing contest underway
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
Opinion: Parents serve as positive, negative role models for children in athletics
Opinion: You can protect our democracy: Attend your caucus
PRLAAC Column: Art is for everyone
Hubbard County DFL: Make your voice heard at caucus in February
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Severe Weather Announcements (11)
December 19, 2017
3 to 6 inches of snow possible ahead of ‘bitterly cold wind chills’ for Christmas
A snow system could bring 3 to 6 inches to eastern North Dakota Wednesday, but heavier amounts are expected to stay in the central and northeast...
December 19, 2017 - 8:55am
November 25, 2017
Classic Chorale lifting voices for Christmas concert
The Park Rapids Classic Chorale presents its annual Christmas concert, a beloved tradition for many in the area. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday,...
November 25, 2017 - 5:48pm
January 7, 2017
Philanthropic spirit emerges at Community Christmas Dinner
Lynn Spilman, co-chair of the Community Christmas Dinner, arrived at the Park Rapids American Legion a little after 6 a.m. Sunday to put potatoes...
January 7, 2017 - 2:39pm
December 25, 2016
Christmas cookies for Santa
When I was a kid, the holidays seemed so miraculous. The ornaments seemed to sparkle more, the lights seemed just a bit brighter and the music...
December 25, 2016 - 8:39am
Merry Christmas I Shouted
Merry Christmas I shouted to a woman on the street But she didn't hear me Her misty eyes stared halfway round the globe Where her son was lost in Iraq And never found his way home. Merry Christmas I cried to an old gent in the alley But he didn't hear me He was dragging a cardboard...
December 25, 2016 - 8:21am
December 24, 2016
Commentary: Jumping jack your way to better days
Stressed? Overwhelmed? Frustrated at your own shortcomings, misgivings and negative behavior? Twenty jumping jacks! That's the latest coping skill passed on to me from my children. They recognize the signs and the jacks work; until my next overreaction to a small problem in this world...
December 24, 2016 - 8:28am
December 17, 2016
Volunteers sought for Community Christmas Dinner
No one should spend Christmas Day hungry or alone. So goes the theme—and motivation—behind the 28th annual Community Christmas Dinner....
December 17, 2016 - 7:37am
December 11, 2016
Santa hanging up his hat after playing the part for 30 years
Dick Rutherford is well known in and around Park Rapids. He's Santa Claus and after playing the part in the community for three decades he's...
December 11, 2016 - 8:50am
December 7, 2016
Christmas toy collection program benefits area families
Butch Whitcomb is a single dad living on Social Security. He takes part-time jobs when he can, but has battled neurological issues since birth....
December 7, 2016 - 9:04am
American Legion hosts annual Christmas Party
Santa and Mrs. Claus were busy Sunday taking part in a Christmas tradition that's been going on in Park Rapids for over 30 years. The American...
December 7, 2016 - 8:54am
December 3, 2016
Local church packs more than 5,000 gift-filled boxes for children in need
This holiday season, New Life Community Church rallied together to pack gift-filled shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. Hundreds of Park Rapids volunteers filled 5,258 shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, hygiene products, clothing and gospel messages. The packages are destined...
December 3, 2016 - 3:05pm
November 30, 2016
Bust your holiday budget already?
So how did you do? Not that you can let down your guard now. On the heels of a four-day weekend filled with door-buster deals, early bird specials, shop-local guilt and Black Friday sales came Monday's Cyber-Monday discounts. Which raises the question: How are you — and your...
November 30, 2016 - 10:24am
Annual community meal a ‘delicious blessing' to many on Christmas Day
The annual Community Christmas Dinner once again drew a large crowd as about 100 more people ate over last year. Lynn Spilman, one of the organizers,...
December 30, 2015 - 8:57am
December 23, 2015
Heart of the Holidays wraps up new approach to season
The spirit of the season descended on the Park Rapids Lakes Area with a collaborative Heart of the Holidays, engaging audiences at a variety...
December 23, 2015 - 8:39am
December 16, 2015
Oodles of holiday fun at PALS activity fair
Six-year-old Avery Ross and her four-year-old brother, A.J., chat with Santa Claus (a.k.a. Dan Sabin) Friday evening at the popular, annual Play...
December 16, 2015 - 11:58am