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County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Interstate 29 reopens in SD, but no travel advised in southeast, southern Minn.
Minn. woman, 106, whom city officials adored, dies on her birthday
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
Balanced scoring propels Nevis boys to win on road
Defense sparks Tigers past Hinckley-Finlayson
Warriors defeat Wolves, win two duals at Menahga
Panthers finish fifth at True Team meet
Lightning strikes down Panthers in 10-0 victory
Ann Marie Richotte
Cheryl Diane Shaver
Barbara Jean (Barb) Gross
Kay Lynn Casassa
Facebook will now ask users to rank news organizations they trust
Robin Fish joins Enterprise as staff reporter
Workplaces deaths down in North Dakota, spike in Minnesota
Apple says all Macs, iPhones, iPads exposed to chip flaw
Gander Outdoors to reopen five stores in Minn., but Fargo store won’t, CEO says
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
'Writing Close to Home' with Will Weaver
Country music legend announces concert in Grand Forks
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
About Fishing: Anglers finding crappie abundant this season
Outdoor events celebrate 10th anniversary of Legacy Amendment
A unique contraption for the ice angler
COLA Column: Add protecting Hubbard County lakes to your New Year's resolutions
Letter to Editor: Clearing the waters about AIS
Hubbard County Republicans: Time to step up and join grassroots political process
Letter to Editor: County should reconcile Hinds Lake case
Guest Column: Share your expertise with ACTION Park Rapids
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
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
October 16, 2013
Upward trend in fatal crashes gets attention of State Patrol
Fatal and serious crashes have increased this year and the trajectory continues. In an effort to reverse the trend, the Minnesota State Patrol is implementing enhanced enforcement plans in every district from now through December. The goal is to halt the increase in fatal crashes. ...
October 16, 2013 - 10:20am
October 14, 2013
Officials ID Fargo man killed in FedEx truck crash
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. – Authorities have identified the driver of a FedEx truck who was killed Friday in an accident on County Highway 81, near here. According to a release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, Jeffrey Wayne Hanson, 37, of Fargo, was ejected from the truck...
October 14, 2013 - 7:37am
September 28, 2013
Bemidji Ride for the Troops co-founder Donaghue dead at 67
BEMIDJI — Ask anyone: Nothing negative has ever been said about Ken Raymond Donaghue, and nothing ever will. His friends and family describe...
September 28, 2013 - 10:27am
August 15, 2013
Park Rapids funeral director hurt in Wadena County crash
Park Rapids funeral home director Tim Pearson is recovering at St. Joseph’s Area Health Services after being involved in a serious crash...
August 15, 2013 - 10:16am
July 12, 2013
Updated: 63-year-old Laporte man dies late Thursday in Laporte detour rollover
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org One man has died at the detour around Laporte late Thursday night, the victim of a one-vehicle rollover. The victim died at the scene. He was identified at 63-year-old Ronald C. Muller.
July 12, 2013 - 7:37am
June 19, 2013
Final 2012 Traffic Crash Report: 395 Killed, Up 7 Percent from 2011
A mild winter, a slight increase in miles traveled and a spike in motorcyclist deaths in 2012 are a few of the reasons Minnesota had its first increase in traffic deaths since 2007. The 395 traffic deaths in 2012 is a 7 percent increase from 2011 (368), yet represents a 40 percent...
June 19, 2013 - 2:37pm
April 8, 2013
DEADLIEST WEEKEND OF 2013: EIGHT KILLED ON MINNESOTA ROADS
At least eight people were killed on Minnesota roads this past weekend, (April 6–early Monday morning, April 8), making it the deadliest weekend of the year, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS). The eight deaths include five on Sunday, the deadliest day...
April 8, 2013 - 11:53am
April 7, 2013
Bemidji man seriously hurt in icy crash
A Bemidji man was seriously injured Saturday when he lost control of his car on an icy two-lane highway near here and was broadsided by a vehicle traveling toward him, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Johnathan M. Fairbanks, 26, was northbound on State Highway 371 when his 1995...
April 7, 2013 - 12:03pm
March 30, 2013
Plane crashes on Lake Latoka in Alexandria
Alexandria Echo Press ALEXANDRIA - A single-engine, fixed-wing airplane crashed on northwest Lake Latoka in Alexandria shortly after 10:30 a.m....
March 30, 2013 - 10:36am
Duluth man killed in plane crash was flying to Moorhead to visit his parents
By Wendy Reuer / The Forum - HAWLEY, Minn. – Roz Randorf didn’t worry about her long-term boyfriend Kevin Ferris piloting small planes from...
March 30, 2013 - 10:22am
March 29, 2013
Plane crashed on Lake Latoka Friday; no injuries believed
According to law enforcement scanner traffic this morning, a plane just crashed on northwest Lake Latoka in Alexandria. Ice has cracked but the plane has not gone through. No injuries have been reported. Watch EchoPress.com for continued updates.
March 29, 2013 - 11:25am
June 20, 2012
Menahga man convicted in DWI related rollover
A Menahga man was convicted of three gross misdemeanors after a one vehicle rollover on May 31. Court records state that at approximately 1:55 p.m., Wadena county sheriffs responded to a rollover near the intersection of County Road 23 and Stocking Lake Road. A pickup was sitting...
June 20, 2012 - 7:48am