Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Old-time dancing keeps everybody spry
Hubbard County SWCD here to help with water issues
Facilitation group meets to bring community ideas together
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Bemidji man pleads guilty in death of foster child found bruised, lacerated
Braves defeat Wolverines in conference play
Crosby-Ironton remains undefeated with conference win over Panthers
Panthers pick up pivotal win over Pirates
Tigers defeat Pequot Lakes, MI-B
Undefeated in the pool
Kenneth A. Mueller
Peggy Adele Randall
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Obama tried bipartisan approach
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 12, 2015
While fleeing in car, woman dragged Cass County officer 25 feet, charges say
Cass County Sheriff's corporal who pulled over a woman for speeding was dragged for 25 feet as the woman drunkenly tried to drive away, charges filed Friday in Cass County District Court said. Nicolle Jean Koehler, 32, was charged with felony reckless endangerment and four misdemeanors:...
September 12, 2015 - 8:16am
ND man allegedly kept body of brother he killed in trailer for 5 months
A North Dakota man who allegedly kept his brother's body in his camper trailer for more than five months has been charged with his murder. Aaron Ray Larson, 40, of Powers Lake was arrested Thursday in Bismarck and could be sentenced to up to 20 years in prison if convicted of the...
September 12, 2015 - 8:13am
September 11, 2015
Deer River man charged in double-fatal collision
BEMIDJI—A 29-year-old Deer River man has been charged in the deaths of two people in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Itasca County. Derrick Lee Cloud has been charged with two felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide in the deaths of Cory J. Jones, 27, of Cass...
September 11, 2015 - 10:34am
SD ex-police chief arrested for 2009 murder of fiancee
GREGORY, S.D. — A former police chief was arrested Wednesday morning on one count of first-degree murder for the 2009 death of his then-fiancee because of “additional evidence.” Russell Bertram, 63, of Sioux Falls, was indicted Tuesday by a Gregory County grand jury...
September 11, 2015 - 9:37am
September 10, 2015
Eveleth woman confesses to hiring a hitman to kill her boyrfriend
An Iron Range woman has admitted that she asked a hitman to kill her boyfriend in 2014 and said she’s coming forward now because she can’t live with the guilt. Charges against Janessa Lynn Peters, 21, of Eveleth, were filed Tuesday for second-degree murder in the death...
September 10, 2015 - 10:26am
September 8, 2015
Insurance agents accused of taking $250,000 from clients
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Two licensed insurance agents from rural Paynesville have been charged with orchestrating an investment fraud scheme over the past seven years totaling $250,000. Michaela “Kim” Kruger, 57, is charged with four counts of theft by swindle and Richard A....
September 8, 2015 - 8:17am
September 2, 2015
UND employee arrested in prostitution sting
GLENWOOD, Minn. -- A UND associate director was arrested last month after he allegedly tried meet a prostitute at a Glenwood hotel. Randall Scott Bohlman, 59, was charged with engaging in prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor that carries no more than one year...
September 2, 2015 - 8:29am
August 29, 2015
Osage man charged with drugs labeled ‘Old Grand Dad Huckleberry’
Joseph Starblanket Martin, 32, of 25965 County Road 39, Osage has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 21 a Detroit Lakes police officer pulled him over on Frazee Street...
August 29, 2015 - 9:28am
DL man allegedly caught on video setting his rental house on fire
A Detroit Lakes man has been accused of setting his rental house on fire, an act that prosecutors say was captured on video from nearby businesses. Jade Wallace Hedlund, 21, of Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree arson. According...
August 29, 2015 - 9:23am
August 27, 2015
Victim says Grand Forks man raped her while she slept
The trial of a Grand Forks man accused of sexually assaulting two acquaintances while they were sleeping last year began Wednesday with one of the victims taking the stand for about three hours. Prosecutor Andrew Eyre opened the trial with remarks alleging Brandon Wesley...
August 27, 2015 - 8:18am
August 21, 2015
Former Watford City, N.D., businessman awaiting trial in murder-for-hire plot tries to escape
OKANE, Wash. — Spokane County Jail confirmed Thursday that the FBI is at the jail investigating a possible escape attempt by former Watford City, N.D., businessman James Henrikson, who is awaiting trial in a murder-for-hire plot involving his old partner in the oil fields of...
August 21, 2015 - 8:23am
August 15, 2015
Minnesota man faces murder charge, allegedly killed girlfriend with bow and arrow
FRANKLIN, Minn. – A Morgan man who survived a self-inflicted gunshot wound is facing a charge that he killed his girlfriend with a bow and arrow earlier this summer at a makeshift campsite near Franklin. Dwayne Alan Case, 29, was arrested Friday after it was determined...
August 15, 2015 - 10:58am
August 12, 2015
Fargo man appears in court for sex trafficking in Bemidji
A hearing was held Monday in Beltrami County District Court for a Fargo man facing sex trafficking charges stemming from an incident in July. Kyaree Baron Stone, 25, was arrested July 23 after a Bemidji police investigator was alerted to an advertisement for a female escort...
August 12, 2015 - 7:38am
August 11, 2015
Dalton Fire & Rescue Squad member charged with taking money from victim's wallet
A member of the Dalton (Minn.) Fire and Rescue Squad who responded to a June 23, 2015, double fatal crash in Ottertail County has been charged for allegedly taking money from a crash victim’s wallet. Tara Kimberly Lindquist, 42, of 110 E. Main Street in Dalton, is charged...
August 11, 2015 - 7:46am
August 10, 2015
Beltrami County Sheriff's deputy hit by suspect's vehicle after chase
ALASKA TOWNSHIP -- A pursuit on the Red Lake Reservation Friday evening ended when a Beltrami County Sheriff's deputy was hit by the suspect vehicle. Red Lake Reservation authorities were chasing a 2015 Ford Focus about 5:30 p.m. stemming from a "domestic call," according...
August 10, 2015 - 8:07am