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WINTER'S FRIGID FACE
Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
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
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
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: 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?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
December 25, 2016
Traffic stop leads to meth possession charge
A Park Rapids police officer on break at a local gas station Wednesday night observed a vehicle with a driver he believed had a revoked license....
December 25, 2016 - 8:40am
December 22, 2016
Drug courts, 'doctor shopping' discussed at recent H.O.P.E. meeting
Dr. Michele Thieman is building a community coalition to address the issue of drugs in the Park Rapids area. Thieman practices family medicine for Essentia Health in Park Rapids and Walker. Last week, she facilitated a professional lunch and learn called H.O.P.E. (Heroin/Opiate Prevention...
December 22, 2016 - 7:57am
October 27, 2016
Five arrested in Park Rapids drug buy
Five people were arrested and face felony charges in connection with a drug buy Thursday, Oct. 20 in Park Rapids where authorities seized meth, weapons and cash. A buy involving a half ounce of methamphetamine resulted in the seizure of 80 grams of methamphetamine, hallucinogenic...
October 27, 2016 - 11:36am
May 7, 2016
White Earth leaders address drug epidemic, poverty
The people of White Earth came together for the annual State of the Nation address at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen Tuesday to hear the...
May 7, 2016 - 11:51am
April 5, 2016
Multiple drugs, loaded guns seized in north Fargo bust shows what cops are up against, police chief says
The Fargo Police Department has seized five guns, $1,800 in cash and several thousand dollars worth of illegal drugs - including heroin, fentanyl and methamphetamine - from an apartment in the Roosevelt neighborhood on the city's north side, police said.Officers raided the home Monday...
April 5, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 28, 2016
Traffic stop leads to drug charges
A Frazee woman faces multiple drug possession and child endangerment charges following an arrest early Tuesday morning in Park Rapids. Nakia Francine Buck, 37, faces three felony charges in Hubbard County District Court where she is accused of methamphetamine possession. According...
March 28, 2016 - 9:27am
March 13, 2016
Family recounts struggles with drugs, homelessness
Former Cornerstone Apartment residents Matt and Kim Reagan are “brutally honest” in relating a journey that’s taken them from drug abuse,...
March 13, 2016 - 12:49pm
March 2, 2016
Weekend heroin overdose victim identified; three others remain hospitalized after Saturday incidents
Law enforcement officials have identified the man who died early Saturday morning, apparently of a heroin overdose, and three people remain hospitalized after separate incidents involving the drug that same day. Adrian Richard Dunn, 39, of Bemidji, was pronounced dead at Sanford...
March 2, 2016 - 8:59am
Cass jail inmate suspected of dealing acid-laced Jolly Ranchers
– An inmate at the Cass County Jail is suspected of selling LSD-laced Jolly Ranchers to his fellow inmates. The investigation was revealed in a search warrant affidavit filed Wednesday in Cass County District Court, in which a Cass County Sheriff's Office detective...
October 2, 2015 - 8:21am
June 20, 2015
Two arrested in Cass County for $30K of prescription pills
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that an investigation by the Cass County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the apprehension of two female suspects in the early morning hours of June 18, 2015. Deputies from the Cass County Sheriff’s Office and members of the Leech Lake Tribal...
June 20, 2015 - 12:20pm
June 4, 2015
Three face charges in F-M in seizure of $250,000 worth of meth
MOORHEAD - Three people have been arrested in connection with the seizure of about 2½ pounds of methamphetamine, police here said Thursday. The meth has a street value of about $250,000, Moorhead police Lt. Tory Jacobson said in a news release. Police in Fargo and Moorhead...
June 4, 2015 - 2:11pm
April 21, 2015
Meth lab discovered in Bagley
BAGLEY—Four people have been taken into custody after a methamphetamine lab was discovered at a Bagley residence Thursday. A toddler was found within 5 feet of the lab. Andre Jon Chevalier, 53, Darrin Lee Forsberg, 44, Tambra Ann Laws, 56 and Gabrielle Violet...
April 21, 2015 - 8:17am
February 28, 2015
Two men busted with 9 pounds of meth after traffic stop on I-94 in Clay County
A traffic stop east of Moorhead Wednesday revealed about 9 pounds of meth with a street value of about $400,000 hidden in the seats of a car, Clay County Attorney Brian Melton said. The driver of the car and his passenger each face three felony drug charges carrying up to 30 years...
February 28, 2015 - 9:46am
February 10, 2015
'I'll regret it forever,' says WF mom sentenced to four months in jail in death of 4-day-old son
When Reanne Pederson laid down to breastfeed her son for the last time on June 13, she hadn’t slept for more than two hours at a stretch in the four days since he’d been born. Avery’s birth was a fast delivery – only six hours – and afterward her doctor prescribed...
February 10, 2015 - 8:41am
February 5, 2015
Missing Grand Forks woman was not informant; officer says case is not similar to Wahpeton student's death
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - East Grand Forks police said Wednesday there is "nothing similar" between the cases of a missing 18-year-old woman and a man who died after working as an informant for authorities. Jenna Eve Stai, of Grand Forks, was reported missing...
February 5, 2015 - 8:31am