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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
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
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 26, 2012
Frazee man making 'small progress' after broadside crash Thursday
Frazee resident Terry D. Green, 50, who was critically injured in a broadside collision on Thursday is making small progress in the hospital. On his Caring Bridge website, his daughter Chelsey wrote Friday morning that "Our family is cautiously optimistic at this point. Even a small...
May 26, 2012 - 10:34am
December 22, 2011
Teen records song; proceeds to go to Schermerhorn family
December 22, 2011 - 7:19am
December 20, 2011
Frazee man in critical condition after three-vehicle crash
WADENA, Minn. - A 71-year-old Frazee man is in critical condition at a Fargo hospital after the vehicle he was driving hit a semitrailer and a car Monday on U.S. Highway 10 just east of Wadena, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Merle R. Meyer was trying to pass another vehicle...
December 20, 2011 - 7:30am
December 8, 2011
Frazee teen wrestler 'taking baby steps' toward recovery after crash
FARGO - The Frazee, Minn., wrestler who was trapped underwater is making small steps to recovery this week. According to his CaringBridge site,...
December 8, 2011 - 8:37am
September 9, 2011
Frazee teen dies in car crash
An 18-year-old Frazee man died after a car accident Saturday in rural Elbow Lake, Minn. Logan Hoehne was traveling northbound on County Road 10 and attempted to cross Hwy 79 when he was struck by a 1987 Ford truck traveling east on the highway, according to Minnesota State Patrol...
September 9, 2011 - 9:03am
July 21, 2011
Former West Fargo superintendent hired for a year in Frazee
After interviewing four candidates for interim superintendent, the Frazee-Vergas School Board is negotiating with a retired West Fargo, N.D., superintendent. Charles Cheney was offered the position this morning (Wednesday), and Principal Rob Nudell, who is filling in as emergency...
July 21, 2011 - 7:29am
June 16, 2011
Frazee school board member found not in violation of law, gets 'disciplinary' letter
An investigation has found that Frazee-Vergas School Board member Jim Nelson did not violate the state's Human Rights Act. The investigation came after four employees filed allegations of harassment and hostile work environment against Nelson. The school board did, however, vote...
June 16, 2011 - 8:04am
June 13, 2011
Frazee man sentenced to jail for sex with minor
A Frazee man was sentenced Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree criminal sexual conduct. Dale Donald Beyer, 47, of 608 Cherry Ave., Frazee, was sentenced to 48 months in prison, stayed on conditions including up to 25 years of supervised probation,...
June 13, 2011 - 8:19am
June 9, 2011
Police catch Frazee woman after car goes out of control during chase
A Frazee woman made her first appearance June 2 in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. Jody Ann Geis, 41, of 40342 Little Toad Rd., Frazee, is also facing two related gross misdemeanor charges for driving while intoxicated...
June 9, 2011 - 7:06am
June 2, 2011
$377,000 buyout for Frazee-Vergas superintendent outrages taxpayers
The Frazee-Vergas School Board on Wednesday agreed to buyout Superintendent Deron Stender's contract for about $377,000. And regardless of how they felt about Stender, audience members were very upset and vocal at the special meeting Wednesday morning about that much taxpayer money...
June 2, 2011 - 12:05pm
February 18, 2011
Henning woman now facing charges in Frazee meth case
Darcey Marie Schwartz, 41, formerly of Frazee, now of Henning, is facing two felony drug charges for allegedly selling methamphetamines to an undercover informant. According to court records, Schwartz sold the undercover informant a half-gram of meth for $100 on Dec. 21 in Frazee. She...
February 18, 2011 - 11:04am
Teacher salary impasse costs Frazee $26,000
The teachers and school board in the Frazee-Vergas School District have not reached a contract agreement, and the district will pay a one-time fine of $26,000. The Frazee-Vergas District office sent out a news release Friday that stated, "as of 7 a.m. Friday, the FEA (teacher's union)...
January 18, 2010 - 3:33pm
September 16, 2009
Probe clears Frazee superintendent of harassment
Frazee-Vergas School Superintendent Deron Stender has been cleared of any discrimination or harassment claims against him. A third-party investigator was brought in to look into claims of "hostile work environment harassment," brought on by Education Minnesota, AFSCME Council 65...
September 16, 2009 - 12:08pm
August 3, 2009
Road project stirs township feud near Frazee
Uproar over a paving project on Eagle Lake Road has caused the Burlington Township chairwoman to submit her resignation and has resulted in a proxy war fought through letters to the editors of newspapers in Detroit Lakes and Frazee. Burlington Township surrounds the city of Frazee...
August 3, 2009 - 8:14am
July 22, 2009
Frazee man passes out on way to hospital, rolls pickup truck
A Frazee man escaped serious injury Monday morning when he passed out while driving himself to the hospital and rolled his pickup truck on Highway 10 East. Robert John Mayfield, 49, was driving himself to the emergency room in Detroit Lakes after a piece of wire pierced a finger,...
July 22, 2009 - 8:16am