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Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
Two power-play goals spark Northern Lakes in 4-1 win over Panthers
Tigers advance to state championship game
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Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
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
November 13, 2017
Two injured in Mall of America stabbing, suspect in custody
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Two men were injured Sunday night, Nov. 12, in a stabbing at Macy's in the Mall of America after an "interrupted theft,"...
November 13, 2017 - 8:55am
November 8, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 31, 2017
Former Minnesota man arrested in Utah for killing; suspected in Colorado murder
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A 24-year-old man arrested in connection to a fatal shooting at the University of Utah on Monday, Oct. 30, has ties to...
October 31, 2017 - 7:16pm
October 28, 2017
Wisconsin man got locked in a walk-in beer cooler. He had 'everything that he needed,' police say.
Ten minutes to midnight on Tuesday, Jeremy J. Van Ert stepped into a walk-in beer cooler at a Kwik Trip convenience store in Marshfield, Wisconsin....
October 28, 2017 - 11:20am
October 24, 2017
Neglect by a Minn. assisted living facility led to a client's death, state health department says
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:47am
October 11, 2017
Park Rapids man sentenced for bringing prostitute to Bemidji
A Park Rapids man will spend years behind bars for taking a woman to Bemidji to work as a prostitute. David Cruz Velazquez, 44, was sentenced...
October 11, 2017 - 9:00am
October 9, 2017
Four men charged after shooting outside Bemidji-area gas station
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Four men were charged Monday for their alleged roles in an incident involving gunshots outside of a gas station Thursday,...
October 9, 2017 - 7:27pm
Deer River man charged with sex crime in Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Deer River, Minn., man was charged with a felony Monday, Oct. 9, after allegedly arranging to meet and have sex with an...
October 9, 2017 - 7:26pm
Moorhead man sentenced for Bemidji sex crime
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Moorhead, Minn., man who arranged to travel to Bemidji in order to meet and have sex with an undercover police officer he thought was a child will not spend any more time in jail. Joseph Camron Price, 28, received a stay of imposition during his sentencing Monday,...
October 9, 2017 - 7:25pm
October 5, 2017
Three arrested after shooting at Bemidji gas station
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Three people were arrested Thursday, Oct. 5, after an incident involving gunshots outside of a gas station just west of...
October 5, 2017 - 7:56pm
Clearwater County man sentenced for sex crime
BAGLEY, Minn. — A Clearwater County man who admitted to molesting a 7-year-old girl and to possessing child pornography will spend 80 days in the county jail there. Andrew George Damann Jr., 37, was sentenced Wednesday, Oct. 4, for one count of second-degree criminal sexual...
October 5, 2017 - 1:02pm
October 4, 2017
Las Vegas hospital worker, a Detroit Lakes native, finds herself in middle of shooting crisis
LAS VEGAS—In the wake of the Las Vegas shooting, which killed 59 people and left 527 injured, Americans are reeling — and many are...
October 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
Bemidji school administrator enters more guilty pleas to sex charges
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji Middle School's former assistant principal, who posed as a teenage boy online in order to have sexual conversations...
October 4, 2017 - 12:12pm
September 29, 2017
Northern Minn. jail violated state rules in inmate death
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Beltrami County Jail violated state rules regarding inmate checks in the 2016 death of a man in custody there, according...
September 29, 2017 - 5:01pm
Authorities: Leads pursued in northern Minn. home invasion case where shots were fired
BACKUS, Minn. -- The Cass County Sheriff’s Office continues to pursue tips in an attempt to locate the suspect involved in the Sept. 16 home...
September 29, 2017 - 4:39pm