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Fatal crash near Menahga
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Bliss Family recognized as a 2017 U of M Farm Family
Schultz, Dvorak recognized as outstanding senior citizens
Secretary Simon to begins two-day swing through Northwest Minnesota
Esox rally for win with walk-off walk
Park Rapids girls tee up successful season
Legion qualifies for district tournament
Park Rapids concludes regular season with sweep
Miller, Koll claim 10K titles at St. Urho Run
Lee A. Gebro
Amy Louise Petersen
Theodore "Ted" Frank Spencer
Barbara Jo Tingum
James P. "Chubbz" Raduenz
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
'South Pacific' sweeping into Park Rapids
Nemeth Art Center opens two new art exhibits
Clinton Carter performing hometown concert
Minnesota sculptor's metalworks on display at Nemeth Art Center
Minnesota Museum of American Art hosting listening session at Nemeth Art Center
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Letter to the editor: Editorial about Line 3 is misleading
Letter to the editor: Warning to pet owners in Osage area
Good time hanging around the 4-H barns
Letter to the editor: Great times in Menahga
Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 6, 2017
Fire destroys building in Menahga Industrial Park
A fire Tuesday at Schaefer Auto in Menahga destroyed one building as multiple fire departments fought the blaze through the night. The auto and...
May 6, 2017 - 7:32am
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 10:43am
April 2, 2017
Park Rapids lumber mill catches fire
The Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a fire Wednesday afternoon at A&C Lumber Inc., owned by Jon Cordahl, located on County Road 18,...
April 2, 2017 - 4:53pm
June 18, 2016
Couple escapes fire that destroys their home near Menahga
With his house engulfed in flames, Dan Yrjo said he was in survival mode when he grabbed a garden hose to spray water in an attempt to knock...
June 18, 2016 - 11:18am
May 14, 2016
Semi-tractor trailers, hundreds of bales lost in Menahga area fire
A fire burned two semi-tractors and trailers along with what is reported as several hundred round bales on a turkey and cattle farm near Menahga...
May 14, 2016 - 12:37pm
May 8, 2016
Wildfire doused in Park Rapids city limits; red flag warning continues
At approximately 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Department of Natural Resources Forestry and Park Rapids Fire Department, along with mutual aid from...
May 8, 2016 - 8:35am
May 7, 2016
Lake Hattie fire contained after burning 450 acres
A fire in north Hubbard County near Bemidji required the response of both air and ground crews and stretched to 500 acres Thursday evening. Crews worked through the night and attacked it again Friday morning. The fire is located in a remote section of Hubbard County in the Paul Bunyan...
May 7, 2016 - 12:21pm
January 6, 2016
Nevis couple escapes house fire in the woods
A rural Nevis man and another resident at his home escaped injury following a fire late Saturday night. Skylar Smith said he was sleeping in...
January 6, 2016 - 10:25am
January 1, 2016
Garage destroyed in fire
A three-stall garage burned Wednesday, destroying a number of valuable items stored inside. Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a call...
January 1, 2016 - 10:57am
October 17, 2015
Couple who met as part of 'Comps family' plans to rebuild Companeros and Dorset House
Olè! Compañeros and the Dorset House will reemerge in the “Restaurant Capital of the World.” Rick and Laura Kempnich, owners of the...
October 17, 2015 - 9:34am
August 1, 2015
Victim in Portage Lake fire identified
The name of a Washington woman whose remains were found in a fire that destroyed a home on Portage Lake was released earlier this week. The...
August 1, 2015 - 8:50am
October 8, 2014
Benefit to help Vaadelands, who lost home to fire
On the day that the famous Dorset restaurants burned, Ray and Betty Vaadeland’s home also burned when it was struck by lightning. Ray has...
October 8, 2014 - 10:04am
May 10, 2014
Mother accused of burning trailer to scare son into moving out
A Bemidji mother is accused of going to extreme lengths to get her son to move out of her home - by setting her trailer on fire. Mary June Klasen, 57, confessed to starting two fires April 30 at the Roosevelt Manor Mobile Home Park, authorities said. She was arrested on a charge...
May 10, 2014 - 3:14pm
September 9, 2013
Fire victims to receive relief funds in October
The Green Valley Fire Relief Fund will be distributed in October. Thousands of dollars were raised for those affected by the Green Valley Fire at a community fundraiser in July. Additional funds have come in after that event. The Green Valley Fire Relief Fund Board is determining...
September 9, 2013 - 11:48am
July 7, 2013
Green Valley Fire benefit seeking silent auction items for July 20 event
The Green Valley Fire benefit will take place from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Menahga Elementary parking lot and gym. Bring the whole family to enjoy food, music and games. All funds raised will go to the Green Valley Fire Relief Fund. The event is designed to raise money...
July 7, 2013 - 10:38am