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Storm rips through Itasca State Park
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
A long week of cleanup ahead for many Hubbard County residents
UPDATE: Power restored to Itasca State Park
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Panthers reach finals
Midway rebounds for split with Staples
Husby misses cut at 113th MGA Amateur
Park Rapids hosts, plays in District 6 American Legion baseball tournament
Nimrod shuts out Esox in Lake & Pine
James Clarence Canada
Irene D. Borden
Nancy Marie Christofferson
Lawrence P. Buck
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens next week at Armory Square
New grand piano featured at next Noon Hour Concert
Second Street Stage brings blues, funk band to Park Rapids July 21
Every quilt tells a story
Jazz it up at 2nd Street Stage
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Editorial: Be alert; it’s election season
Letter: Progressive logic
Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
Letter: Challenge response to previous letter
Commentary: Where our freedom really comes from
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
November 13, 2009
H1N1 claims seven more victims including one each from Beltrami and Wadena counties
Minnesota health officials report seven more Minnesotans died of the flu at a time when fewer cases were reported across the state. They include one death in Beltrami County. "For the second week in a row, we do have some promising indicators that we may be having a downward trend...
November 13, 2009 - 7:49am
November 12, 2009
State confirms 21st H1N1 death
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) today confirmed seven influenza-related deaths that occurred recently in Minnesota residents. Health officials noted that these are deaths for which the department completed its investigation this week and that MDH continues to investigate...
November 12, 2009 - 2:20pm
November 7, 2009
Area schools starting to see fewer sick kids
Area school officials are optimistic that the peak of student absences due to illness is nearing, if not already passed. Park Rapids district nurse Marianne Gilbertson said a week ago there were a lot of absences and she thought things had peaked. "But with this virus, we just...
November 7, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 31, 2009
Flu prompts concerns other than health-based
As the H1N1 virus continues to spread nationwide, local schools continue to experience absences eclipsing the 100 mark and Halloween events are canceled, community health director Chris Broeker worries that the fatalities reported have overshadowed the fact that many people are successfully...
October 31, 2009 - 1:01pm
Seniors get flu shots, but not the flu
Hubbard County seniors routinely get annual flu shots, but they seem blasé about contracting the H1N1 virus. "I've been exposed to just about...
October 31, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 30, 2009
St. Joseph's restricts visitors due to H1N1 flu outbreak
St. Joseph's Area Health Services is restricting visitors because of the prevalence of H1N1 flu in the community, and to protect its hospitalized patients from exposure. Hospital officials announced today that only immediate family members, who do not have flu-like symptoms, may...
October 30, 2009 - 2:00pm
750 doses left after Clay County holds first swine flu vaccination clinic
Only half of Clay County's stock of H1N1 FluMist vaccine was used during Fargo-Moorhead area's first public H1N1 vaccination clinic Thursday. Officials...
October 30, 2009 - 7:14am
October 29, 2009
State confirms two more Minnesota deaths from H1N1
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials confirmed two more deaths from H1N1 flu Wednesday as more schools report flu outbreaks and the number of people hospitalized continues to rise. While the Health Department will not provide specific identifications, the family of Oliver Franklin...
October 29, 2009 - 6:51am
October 28, 2009
Two more H1N1 deaths confirmed in Minnesota residents
Two more deaths from 2009 H1N1 influenza have been confirmed by the Minnesota Department of Health, bringing the total number of H1N1 deaths to 12 since April. The additional deaths were confirmed in: -An adult in the 50-59 age range from south central Minnesota with no underlying...
October 28, 2009 - 3:14pm
H1N1 flu immunity not guaranteed
People should still be vaccinated even if they believe they've had the H1N1 flu, say North Dakota and Minnesota health officials. H1N1, also called swine flu, has been widespread in North Dakota and Minnesota communities recently, with North Dakota health officials estimating H1N1...
October 28, 2009 - 10:46am
H1N1 vaccine trickling into Wadena County
Wadena County is getting the H1N1 vaccine in "little fits and starts," according to Public Health Director Karen Nelson. "It's going to be a job to give the public message about who should come for the vaccine and which time," Nelson told Wadena County commissioners on Wednesday....
October 28, 2009 - 8:16am
October 26, 2009
H1N1 vaccine available for kindergartners and first-graders in area schools
Kindergarten and first-grade students in the Detroit Lakes, Frazee-Vergas and Lake Park-Audubon school districts can receive H1N1 influenza vaccinations for free next week. In an Instant Alert message sent Friday evening, Detroit Lakes Superintendent Doug Froke said that Becker County...
October 26, 2009 - 7:40am
October 24, 2009
Medical staff begins receiving FluMist vaccine
Nurses at St. Joseph's Area Health Services in Park Rapids began administering doses of the H1N1 FluMist vaccine to their fellow employees on...
October 24, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 23, 2009
Callers swamp Minnesota FluLine
October 23, 2009 - 7:35am
October 22, 2009
H1N1 vaccine arrival delayed in region
Minnesota and North Dakota health officials still don't know when the H1N1 vaccine might be available to the general public, but they do know...
October 22, 2009 - 6:58am