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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
June 15, 2016
Survivors, families honor loved ones at Relay for Life walk
Celebrate. Remember. Fight back. That’s the mantra of Hubbard County residents affected by cancer. It’s also the dominate theme of Relay...
June 15, 2016 - 9:13am
June 14, 2016
Hubbard County traffic stop leads to arrest, one pound of meth
An early morning traffic stop in Hubbard County on June 8 led to deputies locating one pound of methamphetamine in the trunk of a vehicle. ...
June 14, 2016 - 3:10pm
June 11, 2016
Portable toilet request could lead to increased costs countywide
The Hubbard County Commissioners, in a relatively brief meeting Tuesday, discussed whether the county should become the administrator of portable commodes each summer, installing and maintaining restrooms at some or all of its 22 public accesses. Lake Kabekona residents had requested...
June 11, 2016 - 8:14am
June 8, 2016
Hubbard County names AIS inspector
Bill DonCarlos has joined Hubbard County Environmental Services as the Aquatic Invasive Species Program Coordinator. The 2014 University of Minnesota-Duluth...
June 8, 2016 - 8:45am
June 5, 2016
Editorial: Support local Relay for Life event June 10
Just about everyone has been affected by cancer one way or another, either directly or indirectly. It’s a widespread disease that reaches nearly every family, whether it’s mom or dad, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, sons, daughters, cousins or friends. Millions of dollars go...
June 5, 2016 - 8:35am
June 4, 2016
Hubbard County 4-H coordinator earns state awards
Hubbard County’s flourishing 4-H clubs are attracting statewide attention – and kudos. 4-H Program Coordinator Mari Jo Lohmeier recently...
June 4, 2016 - 11:43am
Seniors decorate Relay for Life luminary bags
While battling pancreatic cancer, Mike Wagner had just finished a chemo treatment at Essentia Health’s infusion therapy center when he approached...
June 4, 2016 - 10:49am
May 25, 2016
History of Red River Lumber Company
The Hubbard County Historical Society held a program last Tuesday night presented by Nels Kramer, about the logging history of Hubbard County....
May 25, 2016 - 3:59pm
County board approves veterans service officer
Jerrold Bjerke will assume the role of Hubbard County Veterans Service Officer June 12; Greg Remus, the current officer, will serve as an assistant...
May 25, 2016 - 3:19pm
May 21, 2016
Park Rapids financial advisor pleads guilty to felony
A former financial planner in Park Rapids who admitted over $300,000 was unaccounted for from an estate he managed was convicted in Hubbard County District Court on one felony count theft indifferent to owner’s rights. Ellerd B. Tomte was originally charged in 2015 with four felony...
May 21, 2016 - 12:48pm
May 18, 2016
Raising awareness for National Police Week
Six-year-old Landon Hillukka visits with Ted Spencer of Nevis outside Hugo’s on Sunday. Local law enforcement family members handed out 250...
May 18, 2016 - 8:55am
May 17, 2016
Commentary: Child sexual abuse must not be silenced
Child sexual abuse is an often taboo subject that is difficult to talk about. Like all forms of sexual victimization, child sexual abuse is often hidden, can cause shame, self-blame and mostly happens by someone well known to the child. When a child is abused by a caregiver, lines...
May 17, 2016 - 2:08pm
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
April 20, 2016
Defense argues no evidence accused did anything wrong
Testimony continued Monday in the trial of Fredrick William Bachman, 29, who is accused of the murder of James Schwartzbauer, 57, in a house fire which occurred May 31, 2013 in Lake Hattie Township. Bachman is charged with felony First Degree Murder, Second Degree Murder, First Degree...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
Park Rapids to host pipeline meetings May 3
Staff from the Department of Commerce, the Public Utilities Commission and Enbridge/North Dakota Pipeline Company will be hosting public comment meetings regarding the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline on May 3 in Park Rapids. These public meetings will provide Minnesotans an opportunity...
April 20, 2016 - 1:59am