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School district hires business manager
Simonson gets planning commission nod
Mr. Schultz goes to Washington: Honor Flight brings emotional moments
Navy captain is featured speaker at Memorial Day program
Diplomas, hugs and songs: Century graduates 127 kindergartners
Thompson, Tigers eliminate Braves from section playoffs
Eckman leads UNC at subsection meet
Henry, Dudley pace Tigers at subsection track meet
Panthers end regular season with three wins
Panthers run away with subsection titles
Mary E. Williams
Richard "Ric" Arthur Hayes
Corwin Arthur Myers
Janet Louise Turbyne Ahern
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Mantrap Valley Conservation Club's bluebird project fosters conservation in fifth graders
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
February 1, 2018
Next week, Minnesota's caucuses expected to be more manageable than 2016
ST. PAUL—Minnesota precinct caucus leaders ran out of ballots as long lines of people waited to get into the political meetings, with drivers...
February 1, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 20, 2017
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies
ST. PAUL — Minnesota school districts continued to enjoy strong support from voters, who approved tax levies for operations and capital improvements this year at near-record rates. Voters backed 82 percent — 50 of 61 operating levies — on the Nov. 7 ballot. That's...
November 20, 2017 - 12:54pm
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
January 7, 2017
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
In the wake of last year's dramatic and surprising presidential election, there's a lot of uncertainty about what the new year will bring. Given...
January 7, 2017 - 4:47pm
December 4, 2016
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
DULUTH, Minn. — Republican congressional candidate Stewart Mills on Friday changed his mind and withdrew a request for a recount in his...
December 4, 2016 - 11:30am
November 30, 2016
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
After the Trump election victory, I was patting myself on the back. After all, in my end-of-the-year predictions last December, I told you that whichever candidate carried the state of Ohio would be elected President. Trump not only won Ohio, he won it by 454,983 votes or 8.6 points....
November 30, 2016 - 2:40pm
November 28, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Next chapter
One thing is certain following this election cycle. Conventional strategies and candidates need to get in tune with this rapidly changing world. Trump on the Republican side and Sanders on the Democrat side created excitement that brought millions of people to the polls with a simple...
November 28, 2016 - 8:40am
November 23, 2016
Early voting challenged Hubbard County auditor's office
County Auditor Kay Rave informed the Hubbard County Commissioners at last week's county board meeting that in 2012, during the last Presidential Election, there were 1,483 absentee and mail-in ballots issued. In this 2016 election, Hubbard County saw 2,689 absentee and mail-in ballots....
November 23, 2016 - 10:00am
November 16, 2016
Commentary: Put life in neutral, enjoy the simple things
Sometimes we just need to lay down in the grass, take in the sun and look at the big beautiful sky. Something so simple doesn't cost anything. There's value in lying on your back and picking out cloud figures on sun-filled days like we had Sunday. It's okay to throw life in neutral...
November 16, 2016 - 12:39pm
November 11, 2016
Mayor Mikesh re-elected
Mayor Pat Mikesh was re-elected in Park Rapids after defeating challenger Sam Spaeth. Mikesh received 61.64 percent of the vote (1,030) to Spaeth's 37.94 percent (634). With two seats up for election on the Park Rapids City Council, incumbent Ryan Leckner was elected to his first...
November 11, 2016 - 8:50am
Stacey, Christenson elected to county board
Hubbard County Commissioner District 4 incumbent candidate Daniel Stacey was re-elected by defeating challenger Mark Peterson by what Stacey called "a narrow margin of 80 votes." Stacey won the election with 51.86 percent (988) of the vote and Peterson received 47.66 percent (908)....
November 11, 2016 - 8:48am
Nevis elects a new mayor
Running unopposed, Jarod Senger received 94.05 percent (158) of votes to be elected as the new mayor of Nevis; there were 10 write-ins. Senger will be serving his first two-year term as mayor.
November 11, 2016 - 8:40am
New and old faces join Menahga city council, school board
Menahga City Council Patrick Foss will continue as mayor, winning 369 of the 752 votes cast Tuesday. Opponent Jensine Kurtti received 272 votes. It's a two-year term that expires Jan. 7, 2019. Foss has served as mayor for the past six years. Tim Ellingson and Dennis Komulainen are...
November 11, 2016 - 8:39am
Three elected to Park Rapids School Board
Three candidates running unopposed were elected to the Park Rapids School Board. Incumbents Sherry Safratowich and Gary Gauldin were re-elected, along with Jay Pike who will serve his first term on the board. Safratowich received the most votes with 4,758; Pike was second with 4,562...
November 11, 2016 - 8:38am
November 10, 2016
Utke wins District 2 Senate seat
Park Rapids businessman Paul Utke defeated incumbent Rod Skoe (D-Clearbrook) to win the Minnesota Senate District 2 seat. Utke, the Republican...
November 10, 2016 - 3:14pm