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Local director starts chorus
Wadena teen dies in ATV rollover
Mandan man lights himself on fire, runs through car wash, steals car during drug trip
Worthington woman charged in horses’ deaths appears in court
Lawyer disputes charges in ATV crash
Depth led Panthers to successful season
Sophomore-led Park Rapids girls golf team looking to be competitive
U of M coaches to make stop at Blueberry Pines during tour
Park Rapids girls finish 5th at Bemidji
Warriors look to continue improvement on course
GERALD VAN DE VENTER
JACQUELINE A. NORCROSS
HEIDI MARIE KIPHUTH
Rustic Inn under new management
Basic Business Cents: With customers, satisfying isn’t good enough
New computer service now available
Basic Business Cents: Electronic word-of-mouth marketing can work, or fail
College Works students ready to paint
Kat Perkins again impresses on 'The Voice' with Heart's 'Magic Man'
Paul McCartney to play July 12 at Fargodome; tickets from $25 to $251.50
Check it out.
Hubbard County 4-H shooting sports program takes off
Last segment of Paul Bunyan State Trail slated for completion in July
Detroit Mountain to make do with less funding
Out for a swim
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thanks for working to extend PUC deadline
Letter: Help create world free of MS
Editorial: GM’s lack of recall harms reputation
Letter: MNsure, Obamacare enrollment
Letter: Additional inmates mean profit
Met on Main Street: Bob and Linda Culbrtson
September 5, 2012
Local real estate agents hear legislative candidates' views
Area real estate agents gathered Friday to hear updates on the 2012 legislative session and receive a preview of what's ahead, with legislative...
September 5, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 1, 2012
'Voter ID' will mean provisional ballots
Minnesota's got a good thing going with its elections: Same-day registration, easy absentee voting, mail-in rural ballots, almost non-existent fraud and one of the highest turnouts in the nation on a regular basis. Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie says that all changes if...
September 1, 2012 - 9:37am
August 28, 2012
High court gives Republicans pair of amendment wins
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans' Nov. 6 ballots will show two proposed constitutional amendments with the titles the Republican-controlled Legislature wanted. Four of six Minnesota Supreme Court justices ruled Monday that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie exceeded his authority in rewriting...
August 28, 2012 - 7:35am
August 22, 2012
LWV of Park Rapids recognizes anniversary of 19th amendment
This weekend marks the 92nd anniversary of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote. The League of Women Voters of Park Rapids State Unit will celebrate Women's Equality Day by preparing voters for this fall's big election. "On this Women's Equality Day,...
August 22, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Local filings closed Tuesday
The filing period for municipal and school district elections closed Tuesday, with many new candidates throwing their hats in the ring. Those who have filed include: n In Park Rapids, incumbent Nancy Carroll has filed for mayor, along with Pat Mikesh, who is currently a city council...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
County has higher turnout for primary
Hubbard County voters turned out in more force than the state average for Tuesday's primary, with 17.7 percent going to the polls. Of the county's 12,437 registered voters, 2,205 cast ballots. The state turnout was estimated to be 9 percent. Park Rapids' David Collins lost in...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2012
Green withstands Collins surge in House 2B race
Park Rapids' David Collins lost in a cliffhanger race to upset endorsed candidate Steve Green for the House Dist 2B seat Tuesday night. In the end, Green had garnered 790 votes. Collins had 688. Green will go on to face former Rep. Brita Sailer in the November election. Early...
August 15, 2012 - 8:52am
Nolan wins 8th District primary
With more than three-quarters of precincts reporting Tuesday night, the Associated Press declared Rick Nolan the winner of the 8th District DFL...
August 15, 2012 - 7:45am
August 13, 2012
Polling places on state website
There is a polling place finder on the Minnesota Secretary of State's website. Just go to http://www.sos.state.mn.us/ and put in your address. The site will ask for your township, then your mailing address. It's easy to use.
August 13, 2012 - 10:15am
August 11, 2012
November ballot decided on Tuesday
Voters will decide who will move on to the general election in several key races at Tuesday's primary election. Hubbard County Auditor Pam Heeren is predicting a low voter turnout, which mirrors the state's projections. "We normally have a very low turnout and especially when...
August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
Filings close Tuesday for municipal, school elections
The filing period for municipal and school district elections is open through Tuesday, Aug. 14. Those who have filed include: In Park Rapids, incumbent Nancy Carroll has filed for mayor. Pat Mikesh has also filed for mayor. He is currently a city council member. Incumbent David...
August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
Passed over again as GOP running mate, Pawlenty's political future unclear
ST. PAUL - Mitt Romney picked a Midwestern politician for his running mate - U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin - but former Minnesota Gov. Tim...
August 11, 2012 - 11:05am
August 4, 2012
Election filings open through 14th
Filings for municipal and school district elections opened Tuesday and some people have already submitted their names. In Park Rapids, Pat Mikesh has filed for mayor. He is currently a city council member. Incumbent David W. Konshok has filed for council member. Current Park Rapids...
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August 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 28, 2012
Filings begin Tuesday for city, school board races in region
Filings for municipal and school district elections open Tuesday, July 31, closing Tuesday, Aug. 14. Elected officials whose terms expire include: Park Rapids Area School Board members - Sherry Safratowich, Gary Gauldin and Dave Otterness, four-year terms. Park Rapids City Council...
July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 18, 2012
Jones ousts LaRose as Leech Lake chair in close race; Staples-Fairbanks unseats Whitebird
CASS LAKE - In a close race to determine the head of the Leech Lake Tribal Council, Carri Jones made history with her win over incumbent Arthur "Archie" LaRose in Tuesday's general election. In a close race for District 3 committeeman, LeRoy Staples-Fairbanks III also defeated the...
June 18, 2012 - 7:57am