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Penning Jolly Ol' St. Nick
Decoy carvers put their talents on display
Christmas toy collection program benefits area families
Enbridge confident in pipeline project after Dakota Access decision
American Legion hosts annual Christmas Party
Wrestlers expect stellar season
No. 5-ranked Prowlers defeat Panthers
Howard scores 20 as Braves open season with 61-52 win
Panthers hold off Pillager in season opener
Perham holds off late rally by Park Rapids
Willaim Roscoe Main
Margaret Eleanor Hoffman
Dorothy Hazel Meyer
Carmella Ann Blanchard
Delmar L. Zeller
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
PRDBA announces photo contest winners
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Local anglers benefit from citizen-agency workgroups
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
Forum editorial: 75 years ago-Day of Infamy
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Area schools delayed due to weather
October 8, 2015
Duluth doctor who stalked Detroit Lakes boyfriend put on probation
A Duluth doctor whose license has been suspended has been put on probation and will spend just days in jail for stalking a former boyfriend from Detroit Lakes and for being caught with dozens of prescription pain pills when he was booked into the Becker County Jail. Daniel...
October 8, 2015 - 8:20am
October 7, 2015
Arrest of Minnesota man in underage sex sting, leads to chilling discovery in his vehicle
- A Maple Grove man is accused of responding to a 16-year-old girl’s online ad offering to exchange sex for money.Corwin Thomas Moose, 43, was charged last week in Washington County with two counts of prostitution of a minor. He is scheduled to appear in court Oct. 15 in Stillwater. The...
October 7, 2015 - 10:07am
October 2, 2015
Two flee police, leave behind 98 grams meth
A man and a woman are accused of fleeing police at the Detroit Lakes Walmart and leaving their car at Long Lake Park with nearly a quarter-pound of methamphetamines inside. James Matthew Longfield, 30, of Mahnomen and Mariah Jean Giard, 24, of Naytahwaush are both charged...
October 2, 2015 - 8:14am
October 1, 2015
Alexandria woman faces murder charge
An Alexandria woman is charged with third degree murder and bringing contraband -- methamphetamine -- into a prison. Authorities allege that Melissa Rae Guillette gave gelatin capsules filled with meth to an inmate, a friend she was visiting at the Minnesota Correctional...
October 1, 2015 - 8:52am
Women who allegedly robbed Grand Forks bank still at large
` Police are searching for a woman in connection with a Wednesday robbery at Bremer Bank here. At about 1:30 p.m., the woman allegedly displayed a weapon in the lobby of the bank at 921 N. Washington St. and demanded money, Grand Forks Police Lt. Derik Zimmel said....
October 1, 2015 - 8:30am
September 30, 2015
'It doesn't just happen to everybody else'
By Amy Chaffins/Alexandria Echo Press It was a typical September morning five years ago. Lucille Vogt, 77, of Leaf Valley was on...
September 30, 2015 - 9:24am
Man hit, killed another with vehicle, told passengers to pretend it didn't happen, police say
A 43-year-old Bagley man faces a vehicular homicide charge on claims he struck another man with a sport utility vehicle and told his passengers to pretend they didn’t see anything early on Sunday morning. Elmer William Thompson appeared Tuesday in Clearwater County...
September 30, 2015 - 9:04am
September 28, 2015
Fargo police shoot car theft suspect
A Fargo police officer shot a 31-year-old suspect in a car theft Monday morning after police say he pointed a weapon at the officer that turned out to be a BB gun. The man shot by police shortly after 3 a.m. was taken to Essentia Hospital, David Todd, Fargo's interim police...
September 28, 2015 - 8:48am
September 24, 2015
DNA from cigarette butt snares man
Jason Duane Lampl, 24, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, in June of 2014 he burglarized a cabin on South Dinner Lake Loop, Park Rapids. The well pump and tank were removed from inside the...
September 24, 2015 - 8:18am
WF woman found passed out in car in middlle of intersection with heroin needle stuck in arm
An arrest warrant has been issued for a West Fargo woman on heroin possession charges after she and a man driving her were both found passed out in a car that was stopped in the middle of a Fargo intersection, according to prosecutors. Court documents filed in Cass County District...
September 24, 2015 - 8:04am
September 16, 2015
Ex-mayor charged with stealing from baseball team
St. CLOUD — The former mayor of Richmond in central Minnesota is accused of stealing money from the amateur baseball team that he used to manage. Scott Kron, 43, is charged in Stearns County District Court with three felonies and one gross misdemeanor. A court complaint...
September 16, 2015 - 9:58am
Minn. woman pleads guilty to sending nude photos of 6-year-old daughter to arouse 'friend'
SLAYTON, Minn. – A 25-year-old Slayton woman who sent cellphone photographs of her 6-year-old daughter to a "friend" to try to sexually arouse him will apparently be able to stay out of prison and keep her children if she follows probationary guidelines. Tyna Rae Patch,...
September 16, 2015 - 9:40am
September 15, 2015
Bemidji woman gets 10-years probation in fatal hypothermia case involving 6-year-old cousin
A Bemidji woman who last month pleaded guilty to a second-degree manslaughter charge after her 6-year-old cousin she was supposed to be babysitting wandered out into 25-below February weather in Bemidji, for the moment, has avoided jail time. Rachel Downer, 23, used her hands...
September 15, 2015 - 11:37am
Allegedly shot by landlord, Perham man told fiance 'I’m already dead. Run.'
With a notarized eviction notice on his front door, Mike Marcell Jr. walked the 20 yards to his landlord’s home on the morning of Sept. 4...
September 15, 2015 - 11:31am
September 14, 2015
Two found dead in rural Brandon home have been identified
Authorities have released more details about a Saturday evening shooting that left two men dead in a rural Brandon home Saturday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office (DCSO) received a 9-1-1 call at 5:49 p.m. about two males in a residence that were injured and not breathing. Deputies...
September 14, 2015 - 8:49am